Basalt, Idaho Population 2020

412

Basalt is a city located in Idaho. With a 2020 population of 412, it is the 142nd largest city in Idaho and the 14151st largest city in the United States. Basalt is currently growing at a rate of 0.98% annually and its population has increased by 4.57% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 394 in 2010. Spanning over 0 miles, Basalt has a population density of 1,408 people per square mile.

The average household income in Basalt is $51,287 with a poverty rate of 13.42%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $780 per month, and the median house value is $131,900. The median age in Basalt is 38.5 years, 39.5 years for males, and 35.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 101.5 males.

Basalt Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Basalt was:

  • White: 89.37%
  • Other race: 8.86%
  • Two or more races: 1.77%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Basalt, Idaho is 412, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 404.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 394.

Basalt, Idaho Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White35389.37%
Some Other Race358.86%
Two or More Races71.77%

Basalt Population Pyramid 2020

Basalt Median Age

38.5


Total

39.5


Male

35.3


Female

Basalt Adults

There are 282 adults, (73 of whom are seniors) in Basalt.

Basalt Age Dependency

89

Age Dependency Ratio

34.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Basalt Sex Ratio

Female

196

49.62%

Male

199

50.38%

Basalt Households and Families

Basalt Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Basalt Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77%23%
All70.5%29.5%
Female58.8%41.2%
Non Family56.5%43.5%
Male50%50%

70.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1293.0670.5
Married873.3377
Non Family231.2256.5
Female174.0658.8
Male2450

3.42

Average Family Size

3.06

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Basalt Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade145.62%
9th to 12th Grade239.24%
High School Graduate9939.76%
Some College6526.10%
Associates Degree2811.24%
Bachelors Degree156.02%
Graduate Degree52.01%

Basalt Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White21319517
Hispanic29103
Other Race2562
Multiple Races77

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 10.34%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,625$40,125$21,250
Less Than High School$26,477$27,273$2,500
High School Grad$35,833$48,750$25,250
Some College$32,083$40,313$
Bachelors Degree$35,313$$35,938
Graduate Degree$$$

$30,625

Average Earnings

$40,125

Average Male

$21,250

Average Female

Basalt Language

Basalt Language by Age

Basalt Language

89.84% of Basalt residents speak only English, while 10.16% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.34% of the population.

Basalt Poverty

Basalt Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3425014.62%
Hispanic4636.52%
Other3538.57%

13.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.56%

Male Poverty Rate

14.29%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Basalt

The race most likely to be in poverty in Basalt is White, with 14.62% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Basalt is Hispanic, with 6.52% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.97%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.14%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.92%
Some College16.13%
Bachelors or Greater10.00%
High School9.09%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed10.53%
Male Employed1.14%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Basalt Income

Basalt Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,750$51,287
Families$50,714$54,938
Married Families$53,438-
Non Families$33,750$31,322

Basalt Marital Status

Basalt Marital Status

Marriage Rates

63.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

69.9%

Male Marriage Rate

57.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Basalt Married by Age and Sex

Basalt Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Basalt Marital Status by Race

Basalt Veterans

30

Number of Veterans

28

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam11
Korea6
First Gulf War6
Second Gulf War5
World War II
Age Group Veterans
75+15
35 to 547
18 to 344
65 to 743
55 to 641
Name Veterans % of Total
White2610.40%
2 or More457.14%

$Basalt Veterans by Education

6.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Basalt Employment Status

63.6%

Labor Force Participation

62.2%

Employment Rate

2.1%

Unemployment Rate

Basalt Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

80.76%

Born in Idaho

96.20%

Native Born

3.80%

Foreign Born

2.78%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.20% of Basalt residents were born in the United States, with 80.76% having been born in Idaho. 2.78% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202041240.98%
201940840.99%
201840461.51%
201739841.02%
201639430.77%
2015391-1-0.26%
2014392-1-0.25%
20133930.00%
2012393-4-1.01%
201139720.51%
20103950.00%