Bonners Ferry, Idaho Population 2024

2,886

Bonners Ferry is a city located in Boundary County Idaho. Bonners Ferry has a 2024 population of 2,886. It is also the county seat of Boundary County.Bonners Ferry is currently growing at a rate of 3.37% annually and its population has increased by 14.03% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,531 in 2020.

The average household income in Bonners Ferry is $55,034 with a poverty rate of 19.57%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Bonners Ferry is 40.5 years, 34.5 years for males, and 44.1 years for females.

Bonners Ferry Demographics

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

  • White: 89.05%
  • Two or more races: 3.83%
  • Other race: 3.28%
  • Native American: 1.68%
  • Black or African American: 1.45%
  • Asian: 0.7%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
State
Idaho
Land Area (mi²)
2.4 sq mi
Density (mi²)
1,226.20/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
14.03% (355)
The current population of Bonners Ferry, Idaho is 2,886 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,531.

Bonners Ferry, Idaho Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White2,27889.05%
Two or more races983.83%
Other race843.28%
Native American431.68%
Black or African American371.45%
Asian180.7%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
showing: 7 rows

White

Two or more races

Other race

Native American

Black or African American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Bonners Ferry Population by Race

Bonners Ferry Population Pyramid 2024

Bonners Ferry Median Age

40.5

Total

34.5

Male

44.1

Female

Bonners Ferry Adults

There are 1,947 adults, (454 of whom are seniors) in Bonners Ferry.

Bonners Ferry Age Dependency

71.3

Age Dependency Ratio

30.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Bonners Ferry Sex Ratio

Female1,19346.64%
Male1,36553.36%

Bonners Ferry Population by Age

Bonners Ferry Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All9082.6754.445.6
Non Family4101.654.645.4
Married3873.7157.442.6
Female683.227.492.6
Male432.561000
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3.21

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

54.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Bonners Ferry Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Bonners Ferry Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bonners Ferry Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100%.

Bonners Ferry Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$25,566

Average Earnings

$29,125

Average Male

$24,886

Average Female

Bonners Ferry Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bonners Ferry Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Bonners Ferry Language

92.52% of Bonners Ferry residents speak only English, while 7.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.35% of the population.

Bonners Ferry Language

Bonners Ferry Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White2,12744921.11%
Other842529.76%
Hispanic1612515.53%
Asian18316.67%
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19.57%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.43%

Male Poverty Rate

25.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bonners Ferry

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bonners Ferry is Other, with 29.76% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bonners Ferry is Hispanic, with 15.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.53%.

Bonners Ferry Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
High School26.37%
Some College18.55%
Less Than 9th Grade13.84%
Bachelors or Greater9.74%
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Bonners Ferry Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Employed12.78%
Male Unemployed
Female Unemployed54.55%
Female Employed14.41%
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Bonners Ferry Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bonners Ferry Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Bonners Ferry Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

44.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.0%

Male Marriage Rate

44.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Bonners Ferry Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Bonners Ferry Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 20-34.

Bonners Ferry Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Bonners Ferry Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

229

Number of Veterans

225

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

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Bonners Ferry Veterans by War

count

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Bonners Ferry Veterans by Age

count

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Bonners Ferry Veterans by Race

Bonners Ferry Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

Veteran Poverty Rate

53.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bonners Ferry Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

59.3%

Labor Force Participation

58.8%

Employment Rate

0.9%

Unemployment Rate

Bonners Ferry Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Bonners Ferry Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Bonners Ferry Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

31.51%

Born in Bonners Ferry

94.96%

Native Born

5.04%

Foreign Born

3.91%

Non Citizen

1.13%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.96% of Bonners Ferry residents were born in the United States, with 31.51% having been born in Idaho. 3.91% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Bonners Ferry Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20293,356942.88%
20283,262942.97%
20273,168943.06%
20263,074943.15%
20252,980943.26%
20242,886943.37%
20232,792943.48%
20222,698943.61%
20212,604732.88%
20202,531-120-4.53%
20192,651250.95%
20182,626-1-0.04%
20172,627431.66%
20162,584702.78%
20152,514612.49%
20142,453140.57%
20132,439-9-0.37%
20122,448-10-0.41%
20112,458-53-2.11%
20102,511-4-0.16%
20002,515-281-10.05%
19702,796
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Bonners Ferry Population by Year