Bonners Ferry, Idaho Population 2020

2,673

Bonners Ferry is a city located in Idaho. With a 2020 population of 2,673, it is the 52nd largest city in Idaho and the 6603rd largest city in the United States. Bonners Ferry is currently growing at a rate of 1.48% annually and its population has increased by 5.11% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,543 in 2010. Bonners Ferry reached it's highest population of 2,796 in 1970. Spanning over 3 miles, Bonners Ferry has a population density of 1,136 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bonners Ferry is $43,920 with a poverty rate of 22.39%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $529 per month, and the median house value is $155,800. The median age in Bonners Ferry is 48.1 years, 48.3 years for males, and 45.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 109.9 males.

Bonners Ferry Demographics

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

  • White: 91.98%
  • Two or more races: 5.54%
  • Black or African American: 0.94%
  • Native American: 0.86%
  • Asian: 0.67%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Bonners Ferry, Idaho is 2,673, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,595.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,543.

Bonners Ferry, Idaho Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,34091.98%
Two or More Races1415.54%
Black or African American240.94%
American Indian and Alaska Native220.86%
Asian170.67%

Bonners Ferry Population Pyramid 2020

Bonners Ferry Median Age

48.1


Total

48.3


Male

45.9


Female

Bonners Ferry Adults

There are 2,079 adults, (506 of whom are seniors) in Bonners Ferry.

Bonners Ferry Age Dependency

61.7

Age Dependency Ratio

32.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Bonners Ferry Sex Ratio

Female

1,212

47.64%

Male

1,332

52.36%

Bonners Ferry Households and Families

Bonners Ferry Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bonners Ferry Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.8%12.2%
All64.5%35.5%
Male48.9%51.1%
Non Family46.7%53.3%
Female14.8%85.2%

64.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1552.1264.5
Married5402.9187.8
Non Family5141.1346.7
Female543.1314.8
Male472.8748.9

2.82

Average Family Size

2.12

Average Household Size

3.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bonners Ferry Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade281.44%
9th to 12th Grade1487.63%
High School Graduate73537.91%
Some College52026.82%
Associates Degree1306.70%
Bachelors Degree22811.76%
Graduate Degree1507.74%

Bonners Ferry Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,7741,646366
Multiple Races7856
Hispanic563312
Native American1815
Asian1313

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 21.43%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,514$31,705$22,986
Less Than High School$$$18,333
High School Grad$24,769$31,522$9,904
Some College$30,208$31,212$27,788
Bachelors Degree$36,429$46,161$31,827
Graduate Degree$47,500$57,143$40,625

$30,514

Average Earnings

$31,705

Average Male

$22,986

Average Female

Bonners Ferry Language

Bonners Ferry Language by Age

Bonners Ferry Language

96.01% of Bonners Ferry residents speak only English, while 3.99% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.83% of the population.

Bonners Ferry Poverty

Bonners Ferry Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,20248522.03%
Black2424100.00%
Hispanic742331.08%
Multiple141149.93%
Asian17529.41%
Native16318.75%

22.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.89%

Male Poverty Rate

20.77%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bonners Ferry

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bonners Ferry is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bonners Ferry is Multiple, with 9.93% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.94%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School42.51%
High School27.97%
Some College14.98%
Bachelors or Greater8.73%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed35.29%
Male Employed14.15%
Female Employed11.19%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Bonners Ferry Income

Bonners Ferry Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$31,619$43,920
Families$44,554$57,005
Married Families$50,326-
Non Families$20,804$26,829

Bonners Ferry Marital Status

Bonners Ferry Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.9%

Male Marriage Rate

50.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Bonners Ferry Married by Age and Sex

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 55-64.

Bonners Ferry Marital Status by Race

Bonners Ferry Veterans

294

Number of Veterans

264

Male Veterans

30

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam107
Second Gulf War93
First Gulf War43
World War II11
Korea
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7491
18 to 3475
35 to 5459
55 to 6436
75+33
Name Veterans % of Total
White26113.34%
2 or More2326.74%
Indian1052.63%

$Bonners Ferry Veterans by Education

18.71%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bonners Ferry Employment Status

50.7%

Labor Force Participation

49.6%

Employment Rate

2.1%

Unemployment Rate

Bonners Ferry 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

26.93%

Born in Idaho

94.38%

Native Born

5.62%

Foreign Born

2.36%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.38% of Bonners Ferry residents were born in the United States, with 26.93% having been born in Idaho. 2.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,673391.48%
20192,634391.50%
20182,595-13-0.50%
20172,608391.52%
20162,569622.47%
20152,507562.28%
20142,451130.53%
20132,438-8-0.33%
20122,446-11-0.45%
20112,457-53-2.11%
20102,510-5-0.02%
20002,515-281-0.35%
19702,7960.00%