Benewah County, Idaho Population 2018

Benewah County, Idaho's estimated population is 9,184 with a growth rate of 1.28% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Benewah County, Idaho is the 30th largest county in Idaho.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20179,1841161.28%
20169,068460.51%
20169,022340.38%
20158,988-41-0.45%
20149,02920.02%
20139,027-96-1.05%
20129,123-47-0.51%
20119,170-120-1.29%
20109,2901,35317.05%
19907,937-355-4.28%
19808,2922,06233.10%
19706,2301943.21%
19606,036-137-2.22%
19506,173-1,159-15.81%
19407,33296115.08%
19306,371-626-8.95%
19206,9970.00%

Benewah County, Idaho Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White7,884
American Indian and Alaska Native825
Two or More Races207
Asian103
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander24
Black or African American21
Some Other Race4

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

Benewah County, Idaho Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Benewah County, Idaho Median Age

46


Total

45.8


Male

46.2


Female

Benewah County, Idaho Adults

There are 7,037 adults, (1,922 of which are seniors) in Benewah County, Idaho.

Benewah County, Idaho Age Dependency

77.3

Age Dependency Ratio

37.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Benewah County, Idaho Sex Ratio

Female

4,447

49.04%

Male

4,621

50.96%

Benewah County, Idaho Households and Families

Benewah County, Idaho Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Benewah County, Idaho Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.8%13.2%
All73.7%26.3%
Male73%27%
Non Family61.2%38.8%
Female42.6%57.4%

73.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Benewah County, Idaho Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,5922.573.7
Married1,8692.9486.8
Non Family1,1721.2861.2
Female3033.8542.6
Male2483.373

2.99

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

6.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Benewah County, Idaho Households

Benewah County, Idaho Education

Benewah County, Idaho Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2533.97%
9th to 12th Grade6059.48%
High School Graduate2,46638.66%
Some College1,68526.41%
Associates Degree5027.87%
Bachelors Degree5628.81%
Graduate Degree3064.80%

Benewah County, Idaho Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,6924,962750
Native American43635038
Hispanic996612
Multiple Races826215
Asian595949
Islander24214
Black1010
Other Race4

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 83.05%.

Benewah County, Idaho Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,624$39,063$19,946
Less Than High School$18,333$30,152$5,292
High School Grad$28,873$36,724$21,979
Some College$31,809$42,181$20,653
Bachelors Degree$32,115$41,563$21,394
Graduate Degree$55,179$75,667$

$29,624

Average Earnings

$39,063

Average Male

$19,946

Average Female

Benewah County, Idaho Language

Benewah County, Idaho Language by Age

Benewah County, Idaho Language

96.90% of Benewah County, Idaho residents speak only English, while 3.10% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.49% of the population.

Benewah County, Idaho Poverty

Benewah County, Idaho Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,5931,02413.49%
Native82432339.20%
Multiple20710550.72%
Hispanic2867927.62%
Asian1032726.21%
Black201050.00%
Other44100.00%

16.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.56%

Male Poverty Rate

18.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Benewah County, Idaho

The race most likely to be in poverty in Benewah County, Idaho is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Benewah County, Idaho is White, with 13.49% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.51%.

Benewah County, Idaho Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.02%
High School15.63%
Some College13.56%
Bachelors or Greater4.71%

Benewah County, Idaho Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed50.39%
Male Unemployed28.01%
Female Employed10.95%
Male Employed6.92%

Benewah County, Idaho Income

Benewah County, Idaho Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,600$53,949
Families$49,966$60,466
Married Families$56,023$
Non Families$24,802$38,203

Benewah County, Idaho Marital Status

Benewah County, Idaho Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.5%

Male Marriage Rate

57.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Benewah County, Idaho Married by Age and Sex

Benewah County, Idaho Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Benewah County, Idaho Marital Status by Race

Benewah County, Idaho Veterans

Benewah County, Idaho Veterans by War

1,002

Number of Veterans

924

Male Veterans

78

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam428
First Gulf War168
Korea127
Second Gulf War107
World War II59

Benewah County, Idaho Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74308
75+247
35 to 54187
55 to 64186
18 to 3474

Benewah County, Idaho Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White94715.04%
Indian356.68%
2 or More1615.69%
Asian45.06%
Hispanic21.17%

Benewah County, Idaho Veterans by Education

10.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Benewah County, Idaho Employment Status

Benewah County, Idaho Employment by Age

55.2%

Labor Force Participation

49.6%

Employment Rate

10.2%

Unemployment Rate

Benewah County, Idaho Employment by Race

Benewah County, Idaho Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Benewah County, Idaho

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
St. Maries25002428-72-2.88%
Plummer10441017-27-2.59%
Tensed123121-2-1.63%
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