Gooding, Idaho Population 2020

3,449
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Gooding is a city located in Idaho. With a 2020 population of 3,449, it is the 42nd largest city in Idaho and the 5809th largest city in the United States. Gooding is currently declining at a rate of -0.35% annually and its population has decreased by -3.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,567 in 2010. Gooding reached it's highest population of 3,600 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Gooding has a population density of 2,272 people per square mile.

The average household income in Gooding is $45,465 with a poverty rate of 20.32%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $569 per month, and the median house value is $86,600. The median age in Gooding is 40.1 years, 39.2 years for males, and 40.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 104.5 males.

Gooding Demographics

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

  • White: 89.86%
  • Two or more races: 7.61%
  • Other race: 2.53%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Gooding, Idaho is 3,449, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,473.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,567.

Gooding, Idaho Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,12989.86%
Two or More Races2657.61%
Some Other Race882.53%
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Gooding Population Pyramid 2020

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Gooding Median Age

40.1


Total

39.2


Male

40.7


Female

Gooding Adults

There are 2,697 adults, (797 of whom are seniors) in Gooding.

Gooding Age Dependency

83.3

Age Dependency Ratio

41.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Gooding Sex Ratio

Female

1,703

48.91%

Male

1,779

51.09%

Gooding Households and Families

Gooding Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Gooding Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.8%7.2%
Male63%37%
All61.4%38.6%
Female57.8%42.2%
Non Family38.8%61.2%

61.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4132.4161.4
Non Family6831.3738.8
Married5112.9792.8
Female1734.1857.8
Male464.9363

3.29

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Gooding Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade25311.37%
9th to 12th Grade1446.47%
High School Graduate90440.61%
Some College46921.07%
Associates Degree1657.41%
Bachelors Degree1546.92%
Graduate Degree1376.15%
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Gooding Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,6861,530254
Hispanic41417337
Multiple Races213138
Other Race5117

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 90.75%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 15.07%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,382$28,875$23,846
Less Than High School$20,613$15,600$22,188
High School Grad$19,187$29,063$12,031
Some College$29,699$36,094$28,615
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$52,600$$

$26,382

Average Earnings

$28,875

Average Male

$23,846

Average Female

Gooding Language

Gooding Language by Age

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Gooding Language

79.56% of Gooding residents speak only English, while 20.44% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 19.96% of the population.

Gooding Poverty

Gooding Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,43947019.27%
Hispanic84022226.43%
Other884854.55%

20.32%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.18%

Male Poverty Rate

25.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gooding

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gooding is Other, with 54.55% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gooding is White, with 19.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 12.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.31%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.93%
High School14.22%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed50.00%
Female Employed21.46%
Male Employed12.08%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Gooding Income

Gooding Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$35,302$45,465
Families$59,583$58,911
Married Families$69,550-
Non Families$24,490$30,376
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Gooding Marital Status

Gooding Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.2%

Male Marriage Rate

38.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Gooding Married by Age and Sex

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Gooding 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 55-64.

Gooding Marital Status by Race

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Gooding Veterans

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331

Number of Veterans

331

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea100
First Gulf War60
Second Gulf War48
Vietnam38
World War II37
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Age Group Veterans
75+174
65 to 7481
35 to 5460
55 to 6416
18 to 34
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Name Veterans % of Total
White24910.35%
2 or More8234.17%
Hispanic132.56%

Gooding Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gooding Employment Status

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60.9%

Labor Force Participation

55.7%

Employment Rate

8.7%

Unemployment Rate

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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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50.03%

Born in Idaho

89.83%

Native Born

10.17%

Foreign Born

6.15%

Non Citizen

4.02%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

89.83% of Gooding residents were born in the United States, with 50.03% having been born in Idaho. 6.15% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,449-12-0.35%
20193,461-12-0.35%
20183,473-2-0.06%
20173,475-12-0.34%
20163,487-16-0.46%
20153,503200.57%
20143,483-27-0.77%
20133,510-28-0.79%
20123,538-28-0.79%
20113,566-34-0.94%
20103,6002160.62%
20003,3845641.84%
19902,820-129-0.45%
19802,9493501.27%
19702,599-151-0.56%
19602,750-349-1.19%
19503,0995311.90%
19402,5680.00%