Owyhee County, Idaho Population 2018

Owyhee County, Idaho's estimated population is 11,628 with a growth rate of 2.33% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Owyhee County, Idaho is the 26th largest county in Idaho.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201711,384-244-2.10%
201711,6282652.33%
201611,363840.74%
201511,27930.03%
201411,276-97-0.85%
201311,373-29-0.25%
201211,402270.24%
201111,375-99-0.86%
201011,4743,08236.73%
19908,3921201.45%
19808,2721,85028.81%
19706,422470.74%
19606,375681.08%
19506,30765511.59%
19405,6521,54937.75%
19304,103-591-12.59%
19204,69465016.07%
19104,0442406.31%
19003,8041,78388.22%
18902,02159541.73%
18801,426-287-16.75%
18701,7130.00%

Owyhee County, Idaho Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White9,758
Some Other Race947
American Indian and Alaska Native385
Two or More Races257
Asian21
Black or African American16

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

Owyhee County, Idaho Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400500 Male Population100200300400500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Owyhee County, Idaho Median Age

38.6


Total

39.2


Male

38


Female

Owyhee County, Idaho Adults

There are 8,347 adults, (1,922 of whom are seniors) in Owyhee County, Idaho.

Owyhee County, Idaho Age Dependency

77.2

Age Dependency Ratio

29.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Owyhee County, Idaho Sex Ratio

Female

5,567

48.90%

Male

5,817

51.10%

Owyhee County, Idaho Households and Families

Owyhee County, Idaho Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Owyhee County, Idaho Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78%22%
Male74.8%25.2%
All68.4%31.6%
Non Family57.9%42.1%
Female43.2%56.8%

68.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Owyhee County, Idaho Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,1902.6868.4
Married2,1953.3178
Non Family1,3101.1357.9
Female3753.3143.2
Male3103.9974.8

3.28

Average Family Size

2.68

Average Household Size

7.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Owyhee County, Idaho Households

Owyhee County, Idaho Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade77810.61%
9th to 12th Grade1,04914.30%
High School Graduate2,55934.89%
Some College1,59521.75%
Associates Degree6438.77%
Bachelors Degree5557.57%
Graduate Degree1552.11%

Owyhee County, Idaho Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,4834,663576
Hispanic1,482547122
Other Race476118
Native American2421967
Multiple Races1541322
Asian14105
Black33

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 35.71%.

Owyhee County, Idaho Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,338$30,155$20,691
Less Than High School$21,553$26,130$15,435
High School Grad$23,729$27,813$18,829
Some College$31,005$48,333$25,601
Bachelors Degree$37,583$39,583$35,000
Graduate Degree$75,547$75,139$75,707

$26,338

Average Earnings

$30,155

Average Male

$20,691

Average Female

Owyhee County, Idaho Language

Owyhee County, Idaho Language by Age

Owyhee County, Idaho Language

77.06% of Owyhee County, Idaho residents speak only English, while 22.94% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 21.65% of the population.

Owyhee County, Idaho Poverty

Owyhee County, Idaho Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic3,0171,42147.10%
White7,64594012.30%
Other94742444.77%
Native37417647.06%
Multiple2579235.80%
Asian211257.14%

23.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.58%

Male Poverty Rate

23.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Owyhee County, Idaho

The race most likely to be in poverty in Owyhee County, Idaho is Asian, with 57.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Owyhee County, Idaho is White, with 12.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.39%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.00%.

Owyhee County, Idaho Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.15%
Some College15.05%
High School13.48%
Bachelors or Greater3.55%

Owyhee County, Idaho Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed62.50%
Female Unemployed40.63%
Female Employed13.84%
Male Employed13.18%

Owyhee County, Idaho Income

Owyhee County, Idaho Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,092$53,693
Families$45,767$62,983
Married Families$51,812$
Non Families$24,246$29,901

Owyhee County, Idaho Marital Status

Owyhee County, Idaho Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.7%

Male Marriage Rate

54.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Owyhee County, Idaho Married by Age and Sex

Owyhee 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.

Owyhee County, Idaho Marital Status by Race


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

Owyhee County, Idaho Veterans

Owyhee County, Idaho Veterans by War

722

Number of Veterans

706

Male Veterans

16

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam353
First Gulf War125
Korea63
Second Gulf War45
World War II39

Owyhee County, Idaho Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74298
75+164
55 to 64141
35 to 54106
18 to 3413

Owyhee County, Idaho Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6448.90%
Hispanic382.01%
2 or More2713.78%
Other243.96%
Indian238.19%
Asian428.57%

Owyhee County, Idaho Veterans by Education

17.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

51.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Owyhee County, Idaho Employment Status

Owyhee County, Idaho Employment by Age

57.5%

Labor Force Participation

53.8%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Owyhee County, Idaho Employment by Race

Owyhee County, Idaho Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Owyhee County, Idaho

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Homedale26422584-58-2.20%
Marsing13031282-21-1.61%
Grand View448441-7-1.56%
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