Council, Idaho Population 2020

966

Council is a city located in Idaho. With a 2020 population of 966, it is the 86th largest city in Idaho and the 10462nd largest city in the United States. Council is currently growing at a rate of 4.32% annually and its population has increased by 15.14% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 839 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Council has a population density of 916 people per square mile.

The average household income in Council is $40,518 with a poverty rate of 18.84%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $563 per month, and the median house value is $100,600. The median age in Council is 48 years, 44.5 years for males, and 48.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 118.5 males.

Council Demographics

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

  • White: 97.25%
  • Black or African American: 1.26%
  • Two or more races: 0.92%
  • Native American: 0.57%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Council, Idaho is 966, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 886.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 839.

Council, Idaho Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White84897.25%
Black or African American111.26%
Two or More Races80.92%
American Indian and Alaska Native50.57%

Council Population Pyramid 2020

Council Median Age

48


Total

44.5


Male

48.6


Female

Council Adults

There are 668 adults, (230 of whom are seniors) in Council.

Council Age Dependency

99.1

Age Dependency Ratio

52.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Council Sex Ratio

Female

399

45.76%

Male

473

54.24%

Council Households and Families

Council Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Council Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.1%27.9%
All62.1%37.9%
Female56.7%43.3%
Non Family54.2%45.8%
Male25%75%

62.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3562.3862.1
Married1653.1172.1
Non Family1531.154.2
Female304.2356.7
Male84.8825

3.27

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

0%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Council Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade386.10%
9th to 12th Grade9214.77%
High School Graduate24038.52%
Some College15224.40%
Associates Degree467.38%
Bachelors Degree335.30%
Graduate Degree223.53%

Council Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White58746241
Hispanic17126
Black1111
Multiple Races888

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,417$36,071$16,417
Less Than High School$36,250$38,750$
High School Grad$$34,583$7,292
Some College$25,500$$25,125
Bachelors Degree$$2,500$
Graduate Degree$$$

$25,417

Average Earnings

$36,071

Average Male

$16,417

Average Female

Council Language

Council Language by Age

Council Language

98.92% of Council residents speak only English, while 1.08% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.08% of the population.

Council Poverty

Council Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White78315119.28%
Multiple88100.00%

18.84%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.52%

Male Poverty Rate

21.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Council

The race most likely to be in poverty in Council is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Council is White, with 19.28% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 12.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.67%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.69%
High School20.85%
Some College19.70%
Bachelors or Greater14.55%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed55.00%
Female Unemployed26.53%
Male Employed16.55%
Female Employed2.97%

Council Income

Council Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$30,000$40,518
Families$39,327$51,714
Married Families$44,219-
Non Families$23,917$24,977

Council Marital Status

Council Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.0%

Male Marriage Rate

61.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Council Married by Age and Sex

Council 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 35-44.

Council Marital Status by Race

Council Veterans

122

Number of Veterans

111

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam48
Korea38
First Gulf War17
World War II11
Second Gulf War11
Age Group Veterans
75+58
65 to 7434
55 to 6413
35 to 5411
18 to 346
Name Veterans % of Total
White12218.94%
Hispanic1150.00%

$Council Veterans by Education

29.51%

Veteran Poverty Rate

52.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Council Employment Status

46%

Labor Force Participation

35.7%

Employment Rate

22.3%

Unemployment Rate

Council 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

39.79%

Born in Idaho

98.62%

Native Born

1.38%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.62% of Council residents were born in the United States, with 39.79% having been born in Idaho. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020966404.32%
2019926404.51%
2018886242.78%
2017862404.87%
201682270.86%
201581510.12%
201481440.49%
2013810-8-0.98%
2012818-17-2.04%
20118350.00%
20108350.00%