Montpelier, Idaho Population 2021

2,580
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Montpelier is a city located in Bear Lake County Idaho. With a 2020 population of 2,580, it is the 54th largest city in Idaho and the 6738th largest city in the United States . Montpelier is currently growing at a rate of 0.82% annually but its population has decreased by -0.65% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,597 in 2010. Montpelier reached it's highest population of 3,146 in 1960. Spanning over 2 miles, Montpelier has a population density of 1,113 people per square mile.

The average household income in Montpelier is $58,626 with a poverty rate of 21.63%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $552 per month, and the median house value is $116,500. The median age in Montpelier is 37.7 years, 37.6 years for males, and 38.1 years for females.

Montpelier Demographics

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

  • White: 93.65%
  • Other race: 2.18%
  • Two or more races: 2.03%
  • Black or African American: 1.23%
  • Asian: 0.91%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Montpelier, Idaho is 2,580 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,517.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,597.

Montpelier, Idaho Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,35893.65%
Some Other Race552.18%
Two or More Races512.03%
Black or African American311.23%
Asian230.91%
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Montpelier Population by Race

Montpelier Population Pyramid $2021

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Montpelier Median Age

37.7


Total

37.6


Male

38.1


Female

Montpelier Adults

There are 1,869 adults, (421 of whom are seniors) in Montpelier.

Montpelier Age Dependency

73.9

Age Dependency Ratio

29.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Montpelier Sex Ratio

Female

1,339

53.18%

Male

1,179

46.82%

Montpelier Population by Age

Montpelier Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Montpelier Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.2%21.8%
All66.3%33.7%
Male59.5%40.5%
Non Family52.4%47.6%
Female47.4%52.6%

66.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Montpelier Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0342.466.3
Married5743.0178.2
Non Family2881.252.4
Female1352.3847.4
Male372.3559.5

2.79

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

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Montpelier Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade372.36%
9th to 12th Grade1127.14%
High School Graduate54434.67%
Some College38524.54%
Associates Degree16110.26%
Bachelors Degree23214.79%
Graduate Degree986.25%
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Montpelier Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Montpelier Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,4431,328311
Hispanic55396
Black311313
2+ Races3030
Asian2323
Other Race1911

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 black people with a rate of 41.94%.

Montpelier Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,760$43,456$23,017
Less Than 9th Grade$25,833$40,250$15,536
High School Graduate$26,569$48,125$22,361
Some College$30,978$54,028$19,219
Bachelors Degree$36,719$31,964$41,250
Graduate Degree$40,882$$40,515

$30,760

Average Earnings

$43,456

Average Male

$23,017

Average Female

Montpelier Earnings by Educational Attainment

Montpelier Language by Age

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Montpelier Language

94.35% of Montpelier residents speak only English, while 5.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.12% of the population.

Montpelier Language

Montpelier Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,25948621.51%
Hispanic1393021.58%
Black311858.06%

21.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.24%

Male Poverty Rate

22.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Montpelier

The race most likely to be in poverty in Montpelier is Black, with 58.06% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Montpelier is White, with 21.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.99%.

Montpelier Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade41.43%
High School27.34%
Some College7.25%
Bachelors or Greater3.94%

Montpelier Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed39.47%
Female Employed16.45%
Male Employed5.20%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Montpelier Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Montpelier Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$42,447$58,626
Families$49,643$67,333
Married Families$68,182-
Non Families$23,125$32,716
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Income by Household Type

Montpelier Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

59.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.8%

Male Marriage Rate

56.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Montpelier Married by Age and Sex

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Montpelier 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 55-64.

Montpelier Marital Status by Race

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Montpelier Marital Status

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142

Number of Veterans

138

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam58
First Gulf War27
Second Gulf War13
World War II8
Korea7

Montpelier Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7440
75+37
55 to 6432
35 to 5427
18 to 346

Montpelier Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1428.17%
Hispanic65.88%

Montpelier Veterans by Race

Montpelier Veterans by Education

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5.84%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.74%

Veteran Disability Rate

Montpelier Veterans by Education

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62.5%

Labor Force Participation

60.2%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Montpelier Employment by Age

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Montpelier Employment by Race

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Montpelier 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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57.82%

Born in Montpelier

95.23%

Native Born

4.77%

Foreign Born

2.50%

Non Citizen

2.26%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.23% of Montpelier residents were born in the United States, with 57.82% having been born in Idaho. 2.50% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Montpelier Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,580210.82%
20202,559210.83%
20192,538210.83%
20182,517-7-0.28%
20172,524271.08%
20162,497100.40%
20152,487-33-1.31%
20142,520-22-0.87%
20132,542130.51%
20122,529-40-1.56%
20112,569-19-0.73%
20102,588-197-0.73%
20002,7851290.48%
19902,656-451-1.56%
19803,1075031.78%
19702,604-542-1.87%
19603,1464641.61%
19502,682-142-0.51%
19402,824-160-0.28%
19202,9840.00%

Montpelier Population by Year