Mackay, Idaho Population 2020

520

Mackay is a city located in Idaho. With a 2020 population of 520, it is the 125th largest city in Idaho and the 13136th largest city in the United States. Mackay is currently growing at a rate of 1.76% annually and its population has increased by 0.58% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 517 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Mackay has a population density of 600 people per square mile.

The average household income in Mackay is $54,680 with a poverty rate of 29.91%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $603 per month, and the median house value is $138,800. The median age in Mackay is 42.3 years, 41.5 years for males, and 42.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 74.3 males.

Mackay Demographics

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

  • White: 96.88%
  • Two or more races: 3.13%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Mackay, Idaho is 520, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 502.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 517.

Mackay, Idaho Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White43496.88%
Two or More Races143.13%

Mackay Population Pyramid 2020

Mackay Median Age

42.3


Total

41.5


Male

42.5


Female

Mackay Adults

There are 387 adults, (97 of whom are seniors) in Mackay.

Mackay Age Dependency

54.5

Age Dependency Ratio

33.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

21

Child Dependency Ratio

Mackay Sex Ratio

Female

257

57.37%

Male

191

42.63%

Mackay Households and Families

Mackay Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mackay Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.8%19.2%
All58.1%41.9%
Female46.7%53.3%
Male43.8%56.3%
Non Family41.5%58.5%

58.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1912.3558.1
Non Family821.141.5
Married782.9580.8
Male164.1943.8
Female154.0746.7

3.07

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

11%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mackay Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade82.54%
9th to 12th Grade165.08%
High School Graduate11034.92%
Some College8426.67%
Associates Degree30.95%
Bachelors Degree5517.46%
Graduate Degree3912.38%

Mackay Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White30127780
Multiple Races141414

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,192$31,146$28,750
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$23,750$21,875$29,107
Some College$$31,625$
Bachelors Degree$70,625$78,977$
Graduate Degree$$$

$30,192

Average Earnings

$31,146

Average Male

$28,750

Average Female

Mackay Language

Mackay Language by Age

Mackay Language

95.89% of Mackay residents speak only English, while 4.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.11% of the population.

Mackay Poverty

Mackay Poverty by Race

29.91%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.66%

Male Poverty Rate

41.25%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mackay

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mackay is White, with 30.88% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mackay is White, with 30.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 49.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.77%.

Name Poverty
High School40.00%
Some College36.78%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed32.20%
Male Employed10.42%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Mackay Income

Mackay Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,946$54,680
Families$57,188$69,531
Married Families$92,750-
Non Families$26,071$30,977

Mackay Marital Status

Mackay Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.3%

Male Marriage Rate

33.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Mackay Married by Age and Sex

Mackay 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 45-54.

Mackay Marital Status by Race

Mackay Veterans

30

Number of Veterans

30

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea15
Vietnam11
World War II
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
75+19
65 to 7411
55 to 64
35 to 54
18 to 34

$Mackay Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

86.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mackay Employment Status

59.8%

Labor Force Participation

53.1%

Employment Rate

11.2%

Unemployment Rate

Mackay Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

66.52%

Born in Idaho

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Mackay residents were born in the United States, with 66.52% 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 Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202052091.76%
201951191.79%
2018502183.72%
201748491.89%
201647520.42%
2015473-8-1.66%
2014481-11-2.24%
2013492-13-2.57%
20125050.00%
2011505-6-1.17%
20105110.00%