Bear Lake County, Idaho Population 2018

Bear Lake County, Idaho's estimated population is 6,028 with a growth rate of 1.45% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bear Lake County, Idaho is the 36th largest county in Idaho.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20175,942-86-1.43%
20176,028861.45%
20165,942661.12%
20155,876-46-0.78%
20145,922-21-0.35%
20135,943530.90%
20125,890-63-1.06%
20115,953-16-0.27%
20105,969-115-1.89%
19906,084-847-12.22%
19806,9311,13019.48%
19705,801-1,347-18.84%
19607,1483144.59%
19506,834-1,077-13.61%
19407,911390.50%
19307,872-911-10.37%
19208,7831,05413.64%
19107,7296789.62%
19007,05199416.41%
18906,0572,82287.23%
18803,2350.00%

Bear Lake County, Idaho Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,655
Some Other Race122
Two or More Races64
Black or African American48
Asian40
American Indian and Alaska Native13

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Bear Lake County, Idaho Population Pyramid 2018

50100150200250 Male Population50100150200250 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Bear Lake County, Idaho Median Age

39.3


Total

39


Male

39.8


Female

Bear Lake County, Idaho Adults

There are 4,331 adults, (1,188 of whom are seniors) in Bear Lake County, Idaho.

Bear Lake County, Idaho Age Dependency

89.1

Age Dependency Ratio

37.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Bear Lake County, Idaho Sex Ratio

Female

3,014

50.72%

Male

2,928

49.28%

Bear Lake County, Idaho Households and Families

Bear Lake County, Idaho Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Bear Lake County, Idaho Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.5%12.5%
All78.6%21.4%
Non Family68%32%
Male57.8%42.2%
Female51.6%48.4%

78.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bear Lake County, Idaho Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,3132.5578.6
Married1,4603.0587.5
Non Family5781.1268
Female1922.7151.6
Male833.4157.8

2.99

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

3.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bear Lake County, Idaho Households

Bear Lake County, Idaho Education

Bear Lake County, Idaho Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade571.46%
9th to 12th Grade1874.79%
High School Graduate1,50238.47%
Some College1,01626.02%
Associates Degree3508.97%
Bachelors Degree64616.55%
Graduate Degree1463.74%

Bear Lake County, Idaho Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,6813,497748
Hispanic1199114
Other Race5030
Black452316
Multiple Races444419
Asian29193
Native American44

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 43.18%.

Bear Lake County, Idaho Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,406$50,213$14,877
Less Than High School$$38,375$16,447
High School Grad$26,579$46,156$13,005
Some College$29,671$58,235$14,063
Bachelors Degree$33,750$53,125$17,083
Graduate Degree$24,028$19,792$

$28,406

Average Earnings

$50,213

Average Male

$14,877

Average Female

Bear Lake County, Idaho Language

Bear Lake County, Idaho Language by Age

Bear Lake County, Idaho Language

97.18% of Bear Lake County, Idaho residents speak only English, while 2.82% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.00% of the population.

Bear Lake County, Idaho Poverty

Bear Lake County, Idaho Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,51375413.68%
Hispanic2377230.38%
Other1224738.52%
Black481633.33%
Asian40820.00%
Multiple6434.69%

14.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.82%

Male Poverty Rate

14.23%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bear Lake County, Idaho

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bear Lake County, Idaho is Other, with 38.52% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bear Lake County, Idaho is Multiple, with 4.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.60%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.46%.

Bear Lake County, Idaho Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.71%
High School13.57%
Some College6.39%
Bachelors or Greater5.05%

Bear Lake County, Idaho Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed26.25%
Female Employed12.39%
Male Employed6.39%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Bear Lake County, Idaho Income

Bear Lake County, Idaho Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,603$62,383
Families$61,875$71,469
Married Families$66,827$
Non Families$22,935$33,067

Bear Lake County, Idaho Marital Status

Bear Lake County, Idaho Marital Status

Marriage Rates

65.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

67.2%

Male Marriage Rate

63.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Bear Lake County, Idaho Married by Age and Sex

Bear Lake County, Idaho Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Bear Lake County, Idaho Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Bear Lake County, Idaho Veterans

Bear Lake County, Idaho Veterans by War

350

Number of Veterans

343

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam171
Korea40
World War II38
First Gulf War30
Second Gulf War23

Bear Lake County, Idaho Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74134
75+108
35 to 5448
55 to 6440
18 to 3420

Bear Lake County, Idaho Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3508.48%
Hispanic63.85%

Bear Lake County, Idaho Veterans by Education

2.61%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bear Lake County, Idaho Employment Status

Bear Lake County, Idaho Employment by Age

57.9%

Labor Force Participation

55.8%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Bear Lake County, Idaho Employment by Race

Bear Lake County, Idaho Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Bear Lake County, Idaho

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Montpelier25962506-90-3.47%
Paris513504-9-1.75%
Georgetown497489-8-1.61%
Bloomington20620931.46%
St. Charles13814132.17%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990