Shoshone is a city located in Lincoln County Idaho. Shoshone has a 2020 population of 1,463. It is also the county seat of Lincoln County. Shoshone is currently declining at a rate of -0.88% annually and its population has decreased by -1.48% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,485 in 2010.
The average household income in Shoshone is $46,807 with a poverty rate of 9.88%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $675 per month, and the median house value is $115,000. The median age in Shoshone is 39.8 years, 39 years for males, and 42.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Shoshonewas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 29.41%.
81.95% of Shoshone residents speak only English, while 18.05% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 17.06% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Shoshone is Native, with 29.41% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Shoshone is Hispanic, with 3.44% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.29%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Shoshone
88.38% of Shoshone residents were born in the United States, with 56.40% having been born in Idaho. 6.16% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.