Council, Idaho Population 2021

914
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Council is a city located in Adams County Idaho. It is also the county seat of Adams County. With a 2020 population of 914, it is the 90th largest city in Idaho and the 10687th largest city in the United States . Council is currently growing at a rate of 1.11% annually and its population has increased by 8.94% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 839 in 2010. Council reached it's highest population of 914 in 2021. Spanning over 1 miles, Council has a population density of 867 people per square mile.

The average household income in Council is $34,566 with a poverty rate of 22.98%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $586 per month, and the median house value is $94,200. The median age in Council is 48.9 years, 52.3 years for males, and 48.5 years for females.

Council Demographics

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

  • White: 94.91%
  • Black or African American: 2.14%
  • Two or more races: 1.61%
  • Native American: 0.67%
  • Other race: 0.67%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Council, Idaho is 914 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 884.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 839.

Council, Idaho Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White70994.91%
Black or African American162.14%
Two or More Races121.61%
Some Other Race50.67%
American Indian and Alaska Native50.67%
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Council Population by Race

Council Population Pyramid $2021

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Council Median Age

48.9


Total

52.3


Male

48.5


Female

Council Adults

There are 607 adults, (186 of whom are seniors) in Council.

Council Age Dependency

77.4

Age Dependency Ratio

44.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Council Sex Ratio

Female

361

48.33%

Male

386

51.67%

Council Population by Age

Council Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Council Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married60.3%39.7%
All53.3%46.7%
Female50%50%
Non Family48.3%51.7%

53.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Council Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3472.0853.3
Non Family1761.1148.3
Married1313.0560.3
Female383.1850
Male23100

3.05

Average Family Size

2.08

Average Household Size

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Council Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade478.22%
9th to 12th Grade569.79%
High School Graduate20535.84%
Some College15226.57%
Associates Degree345.94%
Bachelors Degree5910.31%
Graduate Degree193.32%
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Council Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Council Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White52442561
Hispanic20165
Black1616
2+ Races121212
Other Race55

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 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Council Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,186$25,104$14,583
Less Than 9th Grade$42,969$44,375$
High School Graduate$$33,250$8,274
Some College$21,422$20,588$25,179
Bachelors Degree$$2,500$53,889
Graduate Degree$$$

$21,186

Average Earnings

$25,104

Average Male

$14,583

Average Female

Council Earnings by Educational Attainment

Council Language by Age

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Council Language

98.90% of Council residents speak only English, while 1.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.10% of the population.

Council Language

Council Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White65715323.29%
Multiple1212100.00%

22.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.05%

Male Poverty Rate

24.93%

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 23.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 14.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.23%.

Council Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade40.78%
Some College23.76%
High School19.02%
Bachelors or Greater15.38%

Council Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed50.00%
Female Unemployed38.00%
Male Employed18.90%
Female Employed0.00%

Council Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Council Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$28,686$34,566
Families$39,453$44,160
Married Families$43,281-
Non Families$23,750$25,029
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Income by Household Type

Council Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.2%

Male Marriage Rate

51.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Council Married by Age and Sex

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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

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Council Marital Status

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94

Number of Veterans

84

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam34
Korea24
Second Gulf War14
First Gulf War12
World War II10

Council Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+45
65 to 7418
55 to 6417
18 to 348
35 to 546

Council Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White9416.52%
Hispanic1040.00%

Council Veterans by Race

Council Veterans by Education

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31.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

53.19%

Veteran Disability Rate

Council Veterans by Education

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47.4%

Labor Force Participation

35.2%

Employment Rate

25.6%

Unemployment Rate

Council Employment by Age

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Council Employment by Race

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Council 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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35.61%

Born in Council

99.60%

Native Born

0.40%

Foreign Born

0.40%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.60% of Council residents were born in the United States, with 35.61% having been born in Idaho. 0.40% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Council Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021914101.11%
2020904101.12%
2019894101.13%
2018884212.43%
2017863384.61%
2016825101.23%
20158150.00%
201481540.49%
2013811-7-0.86%
2012818-17-2.04%
20118350.00%
20108350.00%

Council Population by Year