Orofino, Idaho Population 2021

3,077
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Orofino is a city located in Clearwater County Idaho. It is also the county seat of Clearwater County. With a 2020 population of 3,077, it is the 45th largest city in Idaho and the 6174th largest city in the United States . Orofino is currently declining at a rate of -0.36% annually and its population has decreased by -2.07% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,142 in 2010. Orofino reached it's highest population of 3,883 in 1970. Spanning over 3 miles, Orofino has a population density of 1,249 people per square mile.

The average household income in Orofino is $59,243 with a poverty rate of 11.49%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $778 per month, and the median house value is $132,300. The median age in Orofino is 40.4 years, 39.6 years for males, and 41.9 years for females.

Orofino Demographics

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

  • White: 90.67%
  • Two or more races: 3.09%
  • Other race: 2.67%
  • Native American: 2.19%
  • Black or African American: 0.64%
  • Asian: 0.42%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.32%
The current population of Orofino, Idaho is 3,077 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,110.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,142.

Orofino, Idaho Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,81990.67%
Two or More Races963.09%
Some Other Race832.67%
American Indian and Alaska Native682.19%
Black or African American200.64%
Asian130.42%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander100.32%
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Orofino Population by Race

Orofino Population Pyramid $2021

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Orofino Median Age

40.4


Total

39.6


Male

41.9


Female

Orofino Adults

There are 2,628 adults, (559 of whom are seniors) in Orofino.

Orofino Age Dependency

50.3

Age Dependency Ratio

27

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Orofino Sex Ratio

Female

1,139

36.64%

Male

1,970

63.36%

Orofino Population by Age

Orofino Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Orofino Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male79.5%20.5%
Married76.2%23.8%
All60.3%39.7%
Non Family49%51%
Female13%87%

60.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Orofino Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9542.2860.3
Married442376.2
Non Family4041.2249
Female693.5713
Male392.9579.5

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Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

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Orofino Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade532.20%
9th to 12th Grade1676.92%
High School Graduate86635.90%
Some College75031.09%
Associates Degree2158.91%
Bachelors Degree26711.07%
Graduate Degree943.90%
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Orofino Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Orofino Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,0871,925328
Hispanic159123
Other Race7757
2+ Races716815
Native American64509
Black16163
Asian138
Islander10106

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 60.00%.

Orofino Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,469$37,750$27,119
Less Than 9th Grade$18,750$16,719$25,313
High School Graduate$23,365$27,083$16,932
Some College$32,277$41,793$27,500
Bachelors Degree$41,250$59,583$38,571
Graduate Degree$43,542$43,125$

$30,469

Average Earnings

$37,750

Average Male

$27,119

Average Female

Orofino Earnings by Educational Attainment

Orofino Language by Age

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Orofino Language

95.39% of Orofino residents speak only English, while 4.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.87% of the population.

Orofino Language

Orofino Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,97222911.61%
Multiple511223.53%
Native28621.43%
Hispanic11632.59%

11.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.59%

Male Poverty Rate

14.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Orofino

The race most likely to be in poverty in Orofino is Multiple, with 23.53% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Orofino is Hispanic, with 2.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.98%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.07%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.58%.

Orofino Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade16.46%
High School11.04%
Some College9.26%
Bachelors or Greater1.78%

Orofino Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed50.00%
Male Unemployed41.18%
Female Employed8.96%
Male Employed6.03%

Orofino Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Orofino Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$44,659$59,243
Families$54,259$63,130
Married Families$64,063-
Non Families$29,000$51,943
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Income by Household Type

Orofino Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

36.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

29.3%

Male Marriage Rate

50.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Orofino Married by Age and Sex

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Orofino Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Orofino Marital Status by Race

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Orofino Marital Status

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381

Number of Veterans

372

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War110
Vietnam103
Second Gulf War72
Korea20
World War II11

Orofino Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54157
65 to 7479
75+67
55 to 6452
18 to 3426

Orofino Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White36915.60%
Hispanic137.26%
2+ Races810.67%
Native American45.88%

Orofino Veterans by Race

Orofino Veterans by Education

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3.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Orofino Veterans by Education

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37.1%

Labor Force Participation

34.9%

Employment Rate

5.9%

Unemployment Rate

Orofino Employment by Age

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Orofino Employment by Race

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Orofino 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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42.23%

Born in Orofino

97.43%

Native Born

2.57%

Foreign Born

1.03%

Non Citizen

1.54%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.43% of Orofino residents were born in the United States, with 42.23% having been born in Idaho. 1.03% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Orofino Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20213,077-11-0.36%
20203,088-11-0.35%
20193,099-11-0.35%
20183,110160.52%
20173,094-15-0.48%
20163,109270.88%
20153,082-13-0.42%
20143,095-55-1.75%
20133,150130.41%
20123,137-19-0.60%
20113,156-46-1.44%
20103,202-45-0.14%
20003,2473791.25%
19902,868-843-2.54%
19803,711-172-0.45%
19703,8831,1783.68%
19602,7050.00%

Orofino Population by Year