Buhl, Idaho Population 2021

4,625
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Buhl is a city located in Twin Falls County Idaho. With a 2020 population of 4,625, it is the 34th largest city in Idaho and the 4980th largest city in the United States . Buhl is currently growing at a rate of 1.29% annually and its population has increased by 12.20% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,122 in 2010. Buhl reached it's highest population of 4,625 in 2021. Spanning over 2 miles, Buhl has a population density of 2,462 people per square mile.

The average household income in Buhl is $49,368 with a poverty rate of 14.16%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $651 per month, and the median house value is $92,600. The median age in Buhl is 43.4 years, 41.5 years for males, and 45.5 years for females.

Buhl Demographics

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

  • White: 90.70%
  • Other race: 7.11%
  • Two or more races: 1.65%
  • Native American: 0.34%
  • Asian: 0.20%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Buhl, Idaho is 4,625 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,448.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,122.

Buhl, Idaho Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,01790.70%
Some Other Race3157.11%
Two or More Races731.65%
American Indian and Alaska Native150.34%
Asian90.20%
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Buhl Population by Race

Buhl Population Pyramid $2021

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Buhl Median Age

43.4


Total

41.5


Male

45.5


Female

Buhl Adults

There are 3,459 adults, (941 of whom are seniors) in Buhl.

Buhl Age Dependency

75.9

Age Dependency Ratio

37.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Buhl Sex Ratio

Female

2,302

51.98%

Male

2,127

48.02%

Buhl Population by Age

Buhl Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Buhl Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male92.4%7.6%
Married81.1%18.9%
All72.9%27.1%
Non Family66.1%33.9%
Female28.8%71.3%

72.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Buhl Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,8012.4472.9
Married8823.381.1
Non Family7601.1366.1
Female804.5528.8
Male793.2592.4

3.32

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

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Buhl Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2327.43%
9th to 12th Grade44414.23%
High School Graduate88328.29%
Some College90929.13%
Associates Degree35011.21%
Bachelors Degree1875.99%
Graduate Degree1163.72%
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Buhl Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Buhl Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,4582,045278
Hispanic63036725
Other Race185111
2+ Races353511
Native American1515
Asian99

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 2+ races people with a rate of 31.43%.

Buhl Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,694$32,367$17,668
Less Than 9th Grade$24,118$28,911$13,750
High School Graduate$28,264$32,478$17,004
Some College$35,040$38,818$18,594
Bachelors Degree$23,864$20,000$40,313
Graduate Degree$$$93,047

$28,694

Average Earnings

$32,367

Average Male

$17,668

Average Female

Buhl Earnings by Educational Attainment

Buhl Language by Age

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Buhl Language

79.04% of Buhl residents speak only English, while 20.96% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 19.83% of the population.

Buhl Language

Buhl Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,25451415.80%
Hispanic1,0791079.92%
Other3155718.10%

14.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.32%

Male Poverty Rate

16.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Buhl

The race most likely to be in poverty in Buhl is Other, with 18.10% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Buhl is Hispanic, with 9.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.32%.

Buhl Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College16.60%
Less Than 9th Grade10.68%
Bachelors or Greater9.43%
High School8.56%

Buhl Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed12.56%
Male Employed1.81%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Buhl Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Buhl Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$42,525$49,368
Families$55,869$63,565
Married Families$58,103-
Non Families$22,667$28,241
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Income by Household Type

Buhl Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.6%

Male Marriage Rate

48.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Buhl Married by Age and Sex

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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

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Buhl Marital Status

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424

Number of Veterans

391

Male Veterans

33

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War164
Second Gulf War129
Vietnam123
Korea16
World War II11

Buhl Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54130
75+103
55 to 6486
65 to 7466
18 to 3439

Buhl Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White42413.31%
Hispanic182.52%

Buhl Veterans by Race

Buhl Veterans by Education

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5.23%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Buhl Veterans by Education

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62.8%

Labor Force Participation

61.4%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

Buhl Employment by Age

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Buhl Employment by Race

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Buhl Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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44.59%

Born in Buhl

89.37%

Native Born

10.63%

Foreign Born

5.35%

Non Citizen

5.28%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

89.37% of Buhl residents were born in the United States, with 44.59% having been born in Idaho. 5.35% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Buhl Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,625591.29%
20204,566591.31%
20194,507591.33%
20184,44830.07%
20174,445481.09%
20164,397511.17%
20154,346380.88%
20144,308270.63%
20134,281491.16%
20124,232250.59%
20114,207210.50%
20104,1862010.49%
20003,9854691.26%
19903,516-113-0.32%
19803,6296542.01%
19702,975-84-0.28%
19603,0591890.64%
19502,8700.00%

Buhl Population by Year