Sandpoint is a city located in Bonner County Idaho. It is also the county seat of Bonner County. With a 2020 population of 8,893, it is the 27th largest city in Idaho and the 4484th largest city in the United States. Sandpoint is currently growing at a rate of 1.45% annually and its population has increased by 2.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,692 in 2020. Spanning over 5 miles, Sandpoint has a population density of 2,085 people per square mile.
The average household income in Sandpoint is $61,445 with a poverty rate of 14.67%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Sandpoint is 41.5 years, 40 years for males, and 42 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Sandpointwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 34.88%.
95.12% of Sandpoint residents speak only English, while 4.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.06% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Sandpoint is White, with 14.74% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Sandpoint is Multiple, with 0.92% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.10%.
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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 35-44.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Sandpoint
95.80% of Sandpoint residents were born in the United States, with 30.64% having been born in Idaho. 1.50% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.