Jerome County, Idaho Population 2018

Jerome County, Idaho's estimated population is 23,627 with a growth rate of 4.11% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jerome County, Idaho is the 15th largest county in Idaho.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201723,6279334.11%
201622,694-563-2.42%
201623,2573871.69%
201522,870530.23%
201422,8171920.85%
201322,6251020.45%
201222,523-15-0.07%
201122,538780.35%
201022,4607,32248.37%
199015,1382982.01%
198014,8404,58744.74%
197010,253-1,459-12.46%
196011,712-368-3.05%
195012,0802,18022.02%
19409,9001,54218.45%
19308,3582,62945.89%
19205,7290.00%

Jerome County, Idaho Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White20,819
Some Other Race1,098
Two or More Races369
American Indian and Alaska Native260
Asian95
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander31
Black or African American22

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

Jerome 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

Jerome County, Idaho Median Age

32.4


Total

32.1


Male

33


Female

Jerome County, Idaho Adults

There are 15,659 adults, (2,837 of which are seniors) in Jerome County, Idaho.

Jerome County, Idaho Age Dependency

76.9

Age Dependency Ratio

22.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Jerome County, Idaho Sex Ratio

Female

11,203

49.37%

Male

11,491

50.63%

Jerome County, Idaho Households and Families

Jerome County, Idaho Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Jerome County, Idaho Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.2%24.8%
All66.5%33.5%
Non Family60.3%39.7%
Female47.1%52.9%
Male39%61%

66.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jerome County, Idaho Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,6472.9566.5
Married4,4993.6175.2
Non Family1,9861.2360.3
Female6783.3247.1
Male4843.2339

3.45

Average Family Size

2.95

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Jerome County, Idaho Households

Jerome County, Idaho Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,72412.66%
9th to 12th Grade1,67512.30%
High School Graduate4,06429.84%
Some College3,25023.87%
Associates Degree9637.07%
Bachelors Degree1,45410.68%
Graduate Degree4883.58%

Jerome County, Idaho Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,8538,5381,813
Hispanic3,4601,40087
Other Race437168
Multiple Races1311228
Native American1249219
Asian816615
Islander3131
Black108

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 18.52%.

Jerome County, Idaho Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,212$32,281$20,903
Less Than High School$22,643$27,393$15,313
High School Grad$25,939$35,315$16,757
Some College$27,990$37,143$21,250
Bachelors Degree$32,626$34,650$31,199
Graduate Degree$45,078$83,194$39,909

$27,212

Average Earnings

$32,281

Average Male

$20,903

Average Female

Jerome County, Idaho Language

Jerome County, Idaho Language by Age

Jerome County, Idaho Language

72.59% of Jerome County, Idaho residents speak only English, while 27.41% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 26.72% of the population.

Jerome County, Idaho Poverty

Jerome County, Idaho Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,4242,02414.03%
Hispanic7,4521,62421.79%
Other1,09827124.68%
Multiple3598623.96%
Native2184922.48%
Black22836.36%
Asian9522.11%

16.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.48%

Male Poverty Rate

19.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jerome County, Idaho

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jerome County, Idaho is Black, with 36.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jerome County, Idaho is Asian, with 2.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.01%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.08%.

Jerome County, Idaho Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.81%
High School14.64%
Some College13.27%
Bachelors or Greater7.47%

Jerome County, Idaho Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed30.82%
Female Unemployed21.76%
Female Employed10.14%
Male Employed7.98%

Jerome County, Idaho Income

Jerome County, Idaho Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,447$52,920
Families$50,972$59,415
Married Families$58,184$
Non Families$22,932$30,835

Jerome County, Idaho Marital Status

Jerome County, Idaho Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.4%

Male Marriage Rate

61.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Jerome County, Idaho Married by Age and Sex

Jerome County, Idaho Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Jerome County, Idaho Marital Status by Race

Jerome County, Idaho Veterans

Jerome County, Idaho Veterans by War

1,341

Number of Veterans

1,231

Male Veterans

110

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam477
First Gulf War174
Second Gulf War173
Korea105
World War II98

Jerome County, Idaho Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74351
35 to 54331
55 to 64301
75+283
18 to 3475

Jerome County, Idaho Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3229.10%
Hispanic430.98%
Asian1113.58%
2 or More85.33%

Jerome County, Idaho Veterans by Education

10.25%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jerome County, Idaho Employment Status

Jerome County, Idaho Employment by Age

63%

Labor Force Participation

59.8%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Jerome County, Idaho Employment by Race

Jerome County, Idaho Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Jerome County, Idaho

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Jerome10898113174193.84%
Hazelton806793-13-1.61%
Eden403401-2-0.50%
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