Downey, Idaho Population 2021

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Downey is a city located in Bannock County Idaho. With a 2020 population of 639, it is the 113th largest city in Idaho and the 12251st largest city in the United States . Downey is currently growing at a rate of 0.47% annually and its population has increased by 2.24% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 625 in 2010. Downey reached it's highest population of 639 in 2021. Spanning over 1 miles, Downey has a population density of 653 people per square mile.

The average household income in Downey is $53,135 with a poverty rate of 18.32%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $629 per month, and the median house value is $92,300. The median age in Downey is 35.7 years, 32 years for males, and 39.3 years for females.

Downey Demographics

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

  • White: 94.45%
  • Two or more races: 4.39%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.65%
  • Black or African American: 0.39%
  • Native American: 0.13%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Downey, Idaho is 639 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 630.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 625.

Downey, Idaho Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White73294.45%
Two or More Races344.39%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander50.65%
Black or African American30.39%
American Indian and Alaska Native10.13%
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Downey Population by Race

Downey Population Pyramid $2021

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Downey Median Age

35.7


Total

32


Male

39.3


Female

Downey Adults

There are 532 adults, (154 of whom are seniors) in Downey.

Downey Age Dependency

105

Age Dependency Ratio

40.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

64.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Downey Sex Ratio

Female

338

43.61%

Male

437

56.39%

Downey Population by Age

Downey Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Downey Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married93.5%6.5%
All81.3%18.7%
Female69.6%30.4%
Non Family63.6%36.4%

81.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Downey Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2832.7281.3
Married1553.7993.5
Non Family99063.6
Female23369.6
Male62.17100

3.58

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

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Downey Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade112.34%
9th to 12th Grade326.81%
High School Graduate20543.62%
Some College12827.23%
Associates Degree357.45%
Bachelors Degree418.72%
Graduate Degree183.83%
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Downey Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Downey Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White45741451
Hispanic884
2+ Races884
Native American11

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 50.00%.

Downey Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,875$32,917$28,750
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$21,923$23,125$21,793
Some College$32,321$40,500$31,696
Bachelors Degree$32,083$$22,188
Graduate Degree$$$

$30,875

Average Earnings

$32,917

Average Male

$28,750

Average Female

Downey Earnings by Educational Attainment

Downey Language by Age

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Downey Language

96.43% of Downey residents speak only English, while 3.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.88% of the population.

Downey Language

Downey Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White71911515.99%
Multiple342779.41%
Hispanic391948.72%

18.32%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.76%

Male Poverty Rate

17.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Downey

The race most likely to be in poverty in Downey is Multiple, with 79.41% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Downey is White, with 15.99% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 13.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.71%.

Downey Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade30.23%
Bachelors or Greater28.81%
High School17.56%
Some College11.66%

Downey Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed11.02%
Male Employed10.78%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Downey Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Downey Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$40,625$53,135
Families$67,500$65,666
Married Families$70,313-
Non Families$25,625$29,272
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Income by Household Type

Downey Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

60.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.1%

Male Marriage Rate

65.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Downey Married by Age and Sex

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Downey 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.

Downey Marital Status by Race

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Downey Marital Status

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64

Number of Veterans

62

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam25
World War II12
Korea8
First Gulf War7
Second Gulf War3

Downey Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+40
65 to 7411
55 to 646
35 to 545
18 to 342

Downey Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White6312.12%
Native American1100.00%

Downey Veterans by Race

Downey Veterans by Education

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9.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

81.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Downey Veterans by Education

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59.8%

Labor Force Participation

58.9%

Employment Rate

1.5%

Unemployment Rate

Downey Employment by Age

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Downey Employment by Race

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Downey 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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62.58%

Born in Downey

99.35%

Native Born

0.65%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.65%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.35% of Downey residents were born in the United States, with 62.58% 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 Oceania.

Downey Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202163930.47%
202063630.47%
201963330.48%
201863071.12%
201762320.32%
2016621-1-0.16%
201562210.16%
2014621-2-0.32%
2013623-5-0.80%
20126280.00%
201162820.32%
20106260.00%

Downey Population by Year