Buhl, Idaho Population 2020

4,499

Buhl is a city located in Idaho. With a 2020 population of 4,499, it is the 35th largest city in Idaho and the 5059th largest city in the United States. Buhl is currently growing at a rate of 1.03% annually and its population has increased by 9.15% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,122 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Buhl has a population density of 2,395 people per square mile.

The average household income in Buhl is $45,911 with a poverty rate of 15.84%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $599 per month, and the median house value is $89,100. The median age in Buhl is 47.2 years, 40.8 years for males, and 53.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.4 males.

Buhl Demographics

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

  • White: 87.02%
  • Other race: 8.77%
  • Native American: 3.41%
  • Two or more races: 0.58%
  • Asian: 0.23%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Buhl, Idaho is 4,499, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,407.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,122.

Buhl, Idaho Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,78187.02%
Some Other Race3818.77%
American Indian and Alaska Native1483.41%
Two or More Races250.58%
Asian100.23%

Buhl Population Pyramid 2020

Buhl Median Age

47.2


Total

40.8


Male

53.2


Female

Buhl Adults

There are 3,515 adults, (1,123 of whom are seniors) in Buhl.

Buhl Age Dependency

81.6

Age Dependency Ratio

46.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Buhl Sex Ratio

Female

2,190

50.40%

Male

2,155

49.60%

Buhl Households and Families

Buhl Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Buhl Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.7%23.3%
All66.1%33.9%
Non Family56.8%43.2%
Female56.6%43.4%
Male44.5%55.5%

66.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,7632.4466.1
Married9023.2576.7
Non Family6801.2456.8
Male1283.0244.5
Female532.6456.6

3.14

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Buhl Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade31610.03%
9th to 12th Grade42513.48%
High School Graduate1,05733.53%
Some College80025.38%
Associates Degree2507.93%
Bachelors Degree1845.84%
Graduate Degree1203.81%

Buhl Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,3431,872289
Hispanic73346315
Other Race219125
Native American6161
Multiple Races1717
Asian1010

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 12.33%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,582$30,630$14,949
Less Than High School$20,298$25,750$12,994
High School Grad$28,877$30,771$15,403
Some College$35,510$37,230$19,318
Bachelors Degree$18,942$19,423$
Graduate Degree$$$

$27,582

Average Earnings

$30,630

Average Male

$14,949

Average Female

Buhl Language

Buhl Language by Age

Buhl Language

78.07% of Buhl residents speak only English, while 21.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 20.55% of the population.

Buhl Poverty

Buhl Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,97846915.75%
Native14812383.11%
Hispanic1,151897.73%
Other3814311.29%

15.84%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.55%

Male Poverty Rate

17.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Buhl

The race most likely to be in poverty in Buhl is Native, with 83.11% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Buhl is Hispanic, with 7.73% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.97%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.44%.

Name Poverty
Some College16.00%
High School13.31%
Bachelors or Greater11.11%
Less Than High School8.64%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed50.70%
Female Employed10.70%
Male Employed2.12%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Buhl Income

Buhl Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,390$45,911
Families$53,614$57,364
Married Families$55,648-
Non Families$19,805$26,323

Buhl Marital Status

Buhl Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.4%

Male Marriage Rate

51.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Buhl Married by Age and Sex

Buhl 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.

Buhl Marital Status by Race

Buhl Veterans

442

Number of Veterans

420

Male Veterans

22

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam139
First Gulf War117
Second Gulf War104
World War II36
Korea31
Age Group Veterans
75+138
35 to 5499
65 to 7490
55 to 6484
18 to 3431
Name Veterans % of Total
White42913.47%
Indian1321.31%
Hispanic111.33%

$Buhl Veterans by Education

8.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.26%

Veteran Disability Rate

Buhl Employment Status

57.5%

Labor Force Participation

54.7%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Buhl 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

41.27%

Born in Idaho

88.42%

Native Born

11.58%

Foreign Born

7.02%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

88.42% of Buhl residents were born in the United States, with 41.27% having been born in Idaho. 7.02% 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
20204,499461.03%
20194,453461.04%
20184,40790.20%
20174,398461.06%
20164,352431.00%
20154,309370.87%
20144,272250.59%
20134,247491.17%
20124,198230.55%
20114,175210.51%
20104,1541690.42%
20003,9854691.26%
19903,516-113-0.32%
19803,6296542.01%
19702,975-84-0.28%
19603,0591890.64%
19502,8700.00%