Kamiah, Idaho Population 2021

1,220
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Kamiah is a city located in Lewis County Idaho. With a 2020 population of 1,220, it is the 76th largest city in Idaho and the 9508th largest city in the United States . Kamiah is currently declining at a rate of -0.97% annually and its population has decreased by -5.79% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,295 in 2010. Kamiah reached it's highest population of 1,293 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Kamiah has a population density of 1,111 people per square mile.

The average household income in Kamiah is $40,865 with a poverty rate of 21.50%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $544 per month, and the median house value is $134,100. The median age in Kamiah is 48.1 years, 41.6 years for males, and 50.8 years for females.

Kamiah Demographics

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

  • White: 83.12%
  • Native American: 10.91%
  • Asian: 3.42%
  • Two or more races: 1.67%
  • Other race: 0.88%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Kamiah, Idaho is 1,220 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,256.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,295.

Kamiah, Idaho Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,04483.12%
American Indian and Alaska Native13710.91%
Asian433.42%
Two or More Races211.67%
Some Other Race110.88%
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Kamiah Population by Race

Kamiah Population Pyramid $2021

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Kamiah Median Age

48.1


Total

41.6


Male

50.8


Female

Kamiah Adults

There are 953 adults, (319 of whom are seniors) in Kamiah.

Kamiah Age Dependency

98.1

Age Dependency Ratio

50.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Kamiah Sex Ratio

Female

672

53.50%

Male

584

46.50%

Kamiah Population by Age

Kamiah Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Kamiah Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.7%24.3%
All48.1%51.9%
Male38.5%61.5%
Non Family32.6%67.4%
Female7.1%92.9%

48.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Kamiah Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5532.2748.1
Non Family2761.2232.6
Married2103.1675.7
Male394.0538.5
Female283.57.1

3.15

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

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Kamiah Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade313.62%
9th to 12th Grade9511.10%
High School Graduate28132.83%
Some College27331.89%
Associates Degree657.59%
Bachelors Degree839.70%
Graduate Degree283.27%
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Kamiah Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Kamiah Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White720615111
Native American8163
Hispanic3528
Asian2121
Other Race3
2+ Races33

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 15.42%.

Kamiah Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,417$33,750$16,367
Less Than 9th Grade$$2,500$
High School Graduate$26,083$27,417$15,682
Some College$17,353$35,833$15,294
Bachelors Degree$32,083$44,107$26,250
Graduate Degree$59,688$$59,688

$24,417

Average Earnings

$33,750

Average Male

$16,367

Average Female

Kamiah Earnings by Educational Attainment

Kamiah Language by Age

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Kamiah Language

92.00% of Kamiah residents speak only English, while 8.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 3.91% of the population.

Kamiah Language

Kamiah Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White98523423.76%
Native1373324.09%
Multiple21314.29%

21.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.06%

Male Poverty Rate

21.88%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Kamiah

The race most likely to be in poverty in Kamiah is Native, with 24.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Kamiah is Multiple, with 14.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.90%.

Kamiah Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade30.16%
Some College19.53%
High School16.73%
Bachelors or Greater6.31%

Kamiah Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed64.71%
Female Unemployed56.52%
Female Employed11.48%
Male Employed7.81%

Kamiah Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Kamiah Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$31,442$40,865
Families$47,589$53,571
Married Families$55,833-
Non Families$17,833$25,379
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Income by Household Type

Kamiah Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.2%

Male Marriage Rate

43.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Kamiah Married by Age and Sex

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Kamiah Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Kamiah Marital Status by Race

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Kamiah Marital Status

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122

Number of Veterans

104

Male Veterans

18

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam53
Korea13
First Gulf War7
Second Gulf War3
World War II

Kamiah Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7440
75+31
35 to 5430
55 to 6421
18 to 34

Kamiah Veterans by Age

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Kamiah Veterans by Race

Kamiah Veterans by Education

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22.13%

Veteran Poverty Rate

64.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Kamiah Veterans by Education

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49.3%

Labor Force Participation

45.2%

Employment Rate

8.4%

Unemployment Rate

Kamiah Employment by Age

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Kamiah Employment by Race

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Kamiah 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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45.94%

Born in Kamiah

96.26%

Native Born

3.74%

Foreign Born

1.91%

Non Citizen

1.83%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.26% of Kamiah residents were born in the United States, with 45.94% having been born in Idaho. 1.91% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Kamiah Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,220-12-0.97%
20201,232-12-0.96%
20191,244-12-0.96%
20181,256-33-2.56%
20171,2890.00%
20161,289181.42%
20151,271-13-1.01%
20141,28410.08%
20131,283-6-0.47%
20121,28930.23%
20111,286-7-0.54%
20101,2930.00%

Kamiah Population by Year