Sandpoint, Idaho Population 2021

9,391
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Sandpoint is a city located in Bonner County Idaho. It is also the county seat of Bonner County. With a 2020 population of 9,391, it is the 25th largest city in Idaho and the 3239th largest city in the United States . Sandpoint is currently growing at a rate of 2.51% annually and its population has increased by 27.51% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,365 in 2010. Sandpoint reached it's highest population of 9,391 in 2021. Spanning over 5 miles, Sandpoint has a population density of 2,202 people per square mile.

The average household income in Sandpoint is $61,445 with a poverty rate of 21.37%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $965 per month, and the median house value is $249,400. The median age in Sandpoint is 41.5 years, 40 years for males, and 42 years for females.

Sandpoint Demographics

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

  • White: 94.81%
  • Two or more races: 2.29%
  • Asian: 1.01%
  • Other race: 0.80%
  • Native American: 0.50%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.42%
  • Black or African American: 0.17%
The current population of Sandpoint, Idaho is 9,391 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,701.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,365.

Sandpoint, Idaho Population 2021

2019 and 2020 population is estimated by projecting the raw 2018 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202147,8071,0342.16%
202046,7731,0342.21%
201945,7391,0342.26%
201844,7051,0512.35%
201743,6541,2972.97%
201642,3577571.79%
201541,6003110.75%
201441,2897641.85%
201340,5251780.44%
201240,347-435-1.08%
201140,782-120-0.29%
201040,9020.00%

Sandpoint Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,95194.81%
Two or More Races1922.29%
Asian851.01%
Some Other Race670.80%
American Indian and Alaska Native420.50%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander350.42%
Black or African American140.17%
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Sandpoint Population by Race

Sandpoint Population Pyramid $2021

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Sandpoint Median Age

41.5


Total

40


Male

42


Female

Sandpoint Adults

There are 6,581 adults, (1,584 of whom are seniors) in Sandpoint.

Sandpoint Age Dependency

67.8

Age Dependency Ratio

31.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Sandpoint Sex Ratio

Female

4,329

51.62%

Male

4,057

48.38%

Sandpoint Population by Age

Sandpoint Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sandpoint Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married68.4%31.6%
All51.9%48.1%
Non Family44.3%55.7%
Male39.4%60.6%
Female18.7%81.3%

51.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sandpoint Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,3782.3751.9
Married1,4773.0668.4
Non Family1,3831.3344.3
Female3583.3618.7
Male1602.9139.4

3.05

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

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Sandpoint Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3065.10%
9th to 12th Grade5689.47%
High School Graduate1,13218.88%
Some College1,54725.80%
Associates Degree5388.97%
Bachelors Degree1,37822.98%
Graduate Degree5288.80%
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Sandpoint Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sandpoint Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White5,5394,7421,780
Hispanic23321663
2+ Races13712348
Asian512412
Other Race5050
Native American3993
Black1313

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 35.04%.

Sandpoint Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$23,879$30,497$19,375
Less Than 9th Grade$21,114$25,326$20,897
High School Graduate$24,149$28,125$18,608
Some College$23,145$29,688$17,270
Bachelors Degree$30,096$41,815$15,078
Graduate Degree$36,765$57,222$33,796

$23,879

Average Earnings

$30,497

Average Male

$19,375

Average Female

Sandpoint Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sandpoint Language by Age

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Sandpoint Language

95.76% of Sandpoint residents speak only English, while 4.24% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.32% of the population.

Sandpoint Language

Sandpoint Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,3191,60321.90%
Hispanic4499621.38%
Multiple186179.14%
Other671319.40%

21.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.38%

Male Poverty Rate

24.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sandpoint

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sandpoint is White, with 21.90% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sandpoint is Multiple, with 9.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.06%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.95%.

Sandpoint Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.94%
High School15.79%
Some College15.07%
Bachelors or Greater9.86%

Sandpoint Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed29.41%
Female Employed23.08%
Female Unemployed6.76%
Male Employed6.67%

Sandpoint Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sandpoint Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$43,938$61,445
Families$56,052$77,015
Married Families$70,547-
Non Families$24,985$37,901
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Income by Household Type

Sandpoint Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.0%

Male Marriage Rate

46.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Sandpoint Married by Age and Sex

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Sandpoint 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 35-44.

Sandpoint Marital Status by Race

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Sandpoint Marital Status

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442

Number of Veterans

382

Male Veterans

60

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam181
First Gulf War39
Second Gulf War39
World War II27
Korea

Sandpoint Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74137
75+127
55 to 6485
35 to 5454
18 to 3439

Sandpoint Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4046.46%
2+ Races1812.41%
Other Race1326.00%
Black753.85%

Sandpoint Veterans by Race

Sandpoint Veterans by Education

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5.49%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sandpoint Veterans by Education

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58.9%

Labor Force Participation

56.8%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Sandpoint Employment by Age

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Sandpoint Employment by Race

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Sandpoint 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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31.66%

Born in Sandpoint

97.05%

Native Born

2.95%

Foreign Born

1.49%

Non Citizen

1.45%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.05% of Sandpoint residents were born in the United States, with 31.66% having been born in Idaho. 1.49% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Sandpoint Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20219,3912302.51%
20209,1612302.58%
20198,9312302.64%
20188,7012863.40%
20178,4154115.13%
20168,0041551.97%
20157,849740.95%
20147,7751662.18%
20137,6091421.90%
20127,467-4-0.05%
20117,4710.00%
20107,4716360.89%
20006,8351,6322.77%
19905,2037431.55%
19804,4603160.74%
19704,144-211-0.50%
19604,355900.21%
19504,265-91-0.21%
19404,3561,0662.85%
19303,2904141.35%
19202,876-117-0.40%
19102,9930.00%

Sandpoint Population by Year