Ponderay is a city located in Bonner County Idaho. Ponderay has a 2020 population of 1,232. Ponderay is currently growing at a rate of 2.07% annually and its population has increased by 17.89% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,045 in 2010.
The average household income in Ponderay is $44,396 with a poverty rate of 14.30%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $771 per month, and the median house value is $161,800. The median age in Ponderay is 38.3 years, 38.1 years for males, and 41.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Ponderaywas:
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 2+ races people with a rate of 52.00%.
96.85% of Ponderay residents speak only English, while 3.15% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.93% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Ponderay is White, with 11.57% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Ponderay is Multiple, with 70.59% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.13%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Ponderay
97.91% of Ponderay residents were born in the United States, with 30.24% having been born in Idaho. 1.55% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.