Jerome County, Idaho Population 2019

Jerome County, Idaho's estimated population is 23,627 with a growth rate of 1.59% 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
201723,6273701.59%
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
White21,924
Two or More Races412
Some Other Race411
American Indian and Alaska Native103
Asian101
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander67
Black or African American21

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

Jerome County, Idaho Population Pyramid 2019

2004006008001,0001,200 Male Population2004006008001,0001,200 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Jerome County, Idaho Median Age

32.6


Total

32.7


Male

32.4


Female

Jerome County, Idaho Adults

There are 15,868 adults, (2,884 of whom are seniors) in Jerome County, Idaho.

Jerome County, Idaho Age Dependency

77.4

Age Dependency Ratio

22.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

55.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Jerome County, Idaho Sex Ratio

Female

11,420

49.57%

Male

11,619

50.43%

Jerome County, Idaho Households and Families

Jerome County, Idaho Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Jerome County, Idaho Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.6%27.4%
All64.1%35.9%
Non Family59.2%40.8%
Female43.5%56.5%
Male34.5%65.5%

64.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jerome County, Idaho Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,7412.9564.1
Married4,5583.5372.6
Non Family1,9581.2959.2
Female8023.4443.5
Male4233.5534.5

3.41

Average Family Size

2.95

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

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 Grade1,69612.26%
9th to 12th Grade1,64511.89%
High School Graduate4,48732.43%
Some College3,23323.36%
Associates Degree9717.02%
Bachelors Degree1,2999.39%
Graduate Degree5063.66%

Jerome County, Idaho Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,8978,7041,659
Hispanic3,6541,532104
Other Race16565
Multiple Races13512514
Asian836716
Native American635612
Islander4747
Black12123

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 25.00%.

Jerome County, Idaho Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,636$32,972$20,183
Less Than High School$24,241$29,014$18,676
High School Grad$26,477$35,242$16,006
Some College$28,766$34,052$21,795
Bachelors Degree$34,191$38,182$31,765
Graduate Degree$49,063$85,583$41,133

$27,636

Average Earnings

$32,972

Average Male

$20,183

Average Female

Jerome County, Idaho Language

Jerome County, Idaho Language by Age

Jerome County, Idaho Language

71.92% of Jerome County, Idaho residents speak only English, while 28.08% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 27.33% of the population.

Jerome County, Idaho Poverty

Jerome County, Idaho Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,4151,80312.51%
Hispanic7,7911,74522.40%
Multiple4018922.19%
Islander674871.64%
Other4114310.46%
Native781114.10%
Black21942.86%
Asian10110.99%

16.25%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.30%

Male Poverty Rate

19.23%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jerome County, Idaho

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jerome County, Idaho is Islander, with 71.64% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jerome County, Idaho is Asian, with 0.99% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.82%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.34%.

Jerome County, Idaho Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.79%
High School13.40%
Some College10.79%
Bachelors or Greater5.21%

Jerome County, Idaho Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed27.17%
Female Employed9.85%
Female Unemployed9.09%
Male Employed7.02%

Jerome County, Idaho Income

Jerome County, Idaho Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,421$57,113
Families$52,122$64,126
Married Families$60,247$
Non Families$24,521$33,441

Jerome County, Idaho Marital Status

Jerome County, Idaho Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.8%

Male Marriage Rate

59.2%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Jerome County, Idaho Marital Status by Race


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

Jerome County, Idaho Veterans

Jerome County, Idaho Veterans by War

1,344

Number of Veterans

1,227

Male Veterans

117

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam473
First Gulf War179
Second Gulf War144
World War II115
Korea87

Jerome County, Idaho Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74399
35 to 54365
55 to 64272
75+265
18 to 3443

Jerome County, Idaho Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2998.57%
Hispanic721.57%
2 or More3020.41%
Asian1518.07%

Jerome County, Idaho Veterans by Education

6.27%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.68%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jerome County, Idaho Employment Status

Jerome County, Idaho Employment by Age

64.7%

Labor Force Participation

61.7%

Employment Rate

4.6%

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