Bear Lake County, Idaho Population 2018

Bear Lake County, Idaho's estimated population is 6,028 with a growth rate of 1.69% 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
20176,0281001.69%
20165,928-14-0.24%
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
White5,685
Some Other Race84
Two or More Races61
Black or African American46
Asian32
American Indian and Alaska Native17
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Bear Lake County, Idaho Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Bear Lake County, Idaho Median Age

39.5


Total

39.3


Male

40


Female

Bear Lake County, Idaho Adults

There are 4,333 adults, (1,186 of which are seniors) in Bear Lake County, Idaho.

Bear Lake County, Idaho Age Dependency

88.3

Age Dependency Ratio

37.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Bear Lake County, Idaho Sex Ratio

Female

2,985

50.35%

Male

2,943

49.65%

Bear Lake County, Idaho Households and Families

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

Bear Lake County, Idaho Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.9%12.1%
All78%22%
Non Family67.2%32.8%
Male59.1%40.9%
Female44%56%

78.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bear Lake County, Idaho Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,3952.4678
Married1,4742.9887.9
Non Family6621.1267.2
Female1662.9144
Male932.9259.1

2.94

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

2.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

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 Grade581.48%
9th to 12th Grade1944.95%
High School Graduate1,53139.03%
Some College98825.18%
Associates Degree3869.84%
Bachelors Degree62415.91%
Graduate Degree1423.62%

Bear Lake County, Idaho Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,6903,495720
Hispanic12610516
Black442015
Other Race4128
Multiple Races414121
Asian26143
Native American1111
Islander33

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 51.22%.

Bear Lake County, Idaho Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,134$45,000$14,375
Less Than High School$$38,214$16,467
High School Grad$24,102$40,476$13,226
Some College$28,176$53,210$13,244
Bachelors Degree$35,573$50,956$24,659
Graduate Degree$31,250$$31,458

$28,134

Average Earnings

$45,000

Average Male

$14,375

Average Female

Bear Lake County, Idaho Language

Bear Lake County, Idaho Language by Age

Bear Lake County, Idaho Language

97.72% of Bear Lake County, Idaho residents speak only English, while 2.28% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.31% of the population.

Bear Lake County, Idaho Poverty

Bear Lake County, Idaho Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,50572213.12%
Hispanic2329440.52%
Other845666.67%
Black462043.48%
Asian32825.00%
Multiple6134.92%

14.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.33%

Male Poverty Rate

14.59%

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 66.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bear Lake County, Idaho is Multiple, with 4.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.24%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.34%.

Bear Lake County, Idaho Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.27%
High School13.01%
Some College6.15%
Bachelors or Greater4.96%

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

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed26.56%
Female Unemployed20.83%
Female Employed10.24%
Male Employed5.67%

Bear Lake County, Idaho Income

Bear Lake County, Idaho Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,863$57,054
Families$54,282$66,204
Married Families$58,171$
Non Families$23,696$32,499

Bear Lake County, Idaho Marital Status

Bear Lake County, Idaho Marital Status

Marriage Rates

65.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

67.2%

Male Marriage Rate

62.9%

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

Bear Lake County, Idaho Veterans

Bear Lake County, Idaho Veterans by War

359

Number of Veterans

356

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam176
Korea46
World War II37
First Gulf War27
Second Gulf War19

Bear Lake County, Idaho Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74149
75+120
35 to 5439
55 to 6432
18 to 3419

Bear Lake County, Idaho Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3598.65%
Hispanic74.58%

Bear Lake County, Idaho Veterans by Education

2.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bear Lake County, Idaho Employment Status

Bear Lake County, Idaho Employment by Age

57.9%

Labor Force Participation

55.9%

Employment Rate

3.4%

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