Gooding is a city located in Gooding County Idaho. It is also the county seat of Gooding County. With a 2020 population of 3,448, it is the 42nd largest city in Idaho and the 5809th largest city in the United States . Gooding is currently growing at a rate of 0.03% annually but its population has decreased by -3.34% 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 2,271 people per square mile.
The average household income in Gooding is $45,821 with a poverty rate of 23.46%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $597 per month, and the median house value is $83,200. The median age in Gooding is 41.4 years, 40.6 years for males, and 41.6 years for females.