Carey, Idaho Population 2021

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Carey is a city located in Blaine County Idaho. With a 2020 population of 649, it is the 112th largest city in Idaho and the 12197th largest city in the United States . Carey is currently growing at a rate of 0.31% annually and its population has increased by 7.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 604 in 2010. Carey reached it's highest population of 649 in 2021. Spanning over 3 miles, Carey has a population density of 188 people per square mile.

The average household income in Carey is $77,100 with a poverty rate of 11.18%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $733 per month, and the median house value is $189,200. The median age in Carey is 34.1 years, 34.5 years for males, and 29.8 years for females.

Carey Demographics

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

  • White: 95.17%
  • Other race: 2.52%
  • Two or more races: 2.32%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Carey, Idaho is 649 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 643.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 604.

Carey, Idaho Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White94595.17%
Some Other Race252.52%
Two or More Races232.32%
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Carey Population by Race

Carey Population Pyramid $2021

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Carey Median Age

34.1


Total

34.5


Male

29.8


Female

Carey Adults

There are 730 adults, (197 of whom are seniors) in Carey.

Carey Age Dependency

86.3

Age Dependency Ratio

37

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Carey Sex Ratio

Female

431

43.40%

Male

562

56.60%

Carey Population by Age

Carey Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Carey Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.8%17.2%
All75.9%24.1%
Non Family69%31%
Female63.6%36.4%
Male33.3%66.7%

75.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Carey Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2204.5175.9
Married1345.2782.8
Non Family581.9369
Female226.6863.6
Male64.6733.3

4.88

Average Family Size

4.51

Average Household Size

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Carey Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade162.62%
9th to 12th Grade9715.88%
High School Graduate18730.61%
Some College13421.93%
Associates Degree6911.29%
Bachelors Degree7712.60%
Graduate Degree315.07%
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Carey Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Carey Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White528467108
Hispanic8031
Other Race25
2+ Races123

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 88.45%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 20.45%.

Carey Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,703$43,209$24,844
Less Than 9th Grade$31,570$31,707$
High School Graduate$40,298$42,262$
Some College$40,469$46,250$24,063
Bachelors Degree$44,313$44,563$
Graduate Degree$106,250$79,375$150,313

$40,703

Average Earnings

$43,209

Average Male

$24,844

Average Female

Carey Earnings by Educational Attainment

Carey Language by Age

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Carey Language

79.94% of Carey residents speak only English, while 20.06% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 15.88% of the population.

Carey Language

Carey Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White82210012.17%
Hispanic15096.00%

11.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.56%

Male Poverty Rate

11.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Carey

The race most likely to be in poverty in Carey is White, with 12.17% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Carey is Hispanic, with 6.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.44%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.62%.

Carey Poverty

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Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater20.37%
Less Than 9th Grade15.93%
Some College6.90%
High School3.74%

Carey Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed2.86%
Male Employed0.81%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Carey Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Carey Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$63,500$77,100
Families$76,250$85,593
Married Families$80,000-
Non Families$34,167$39,702
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Income by Household Type

Carey Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.5%

Male Marriage Rate

54.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Carey Married by Age and Sex

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Carey Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is Over 65.

Carey Marital Status by Race

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Carey Marital Status

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47

Number of Veterans

44

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam30
Korea5
First Gulf War5
Second Gulf War3
World War II2

Carey Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7423
75+11
55 to 645
35 to 545
18 to 343

Carey Veterans by Age

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Carey Veterans by Race

Carey Veterans by Education

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4.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Carey Veterans by Education

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57.4%

Labor Force Participation

50.5%

Employment Rate

12%

Unemployment Rate

Carey Employment by Age

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Carey Employment by Race

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Carey 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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62.84%

Born in Carey

86.71%

Native Born

13.29%

Foreign Born

12.19%

Non Citizen

1.11%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

86.71% of Carey residents were born in the United States, with 62.84% having been born in Idaho. 12.19% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Carey Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202164920.31%
202064720.31%
201964520.31%
201864381.26%
201763550.79%
2016630101.61%
201562020.32%
201461881.31%
201361071.16%
20126030.00%
2011603-8-1.31%
20106110.00%

Carey Population by Year