Star, Idaho Population 2021

11,822
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Star is a city located in Ada County Idaho. With a 2020 population of 11,822, it is the 22nd largest city in Idaho and the 2752nd largest city in the United States . Star is currently growing at a rate of 5.77% annually and its population has increased by 104.07% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,793 in 2010. Star reached it's highest population of 11,822 in 2021. Spanning over 7 miles, Star has a population density of 1,684 people per square mile.

The average household income in Star is $87,219 with a poverty rate of 6.66%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,143 per month, and the median house value is $283,100. The median age in Star is 36.4 years, 36.4 years for males, and 36.2 years for females.

Star Demographics

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

  • White: 95.23%
  • Two or more races: 2.42%
  • Asian: 1.12%
  • Native American: 0.74%
  • Black or African American: 0.34%
  • Other race: 0.15%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Star, Idaho is 11,822 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 9,887.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,793.

Star, Idaho Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,68095.23%
Two or More Races2212.42%
Asian1021.12%
American Indian and Alaska Native670.74%
Black or African American310.34%
Some Other Race140.15%
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Star Population by Race

Star Population Pyramid $2021

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Star Median Age

36.4


Total

36.4


Male

36.2


Female

Star Adults

There are 6,598 adults, (1,272 of whom are seniors) in Star.

Star Age Dependency

71.1

Age Dependency Ratio

23.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Star Sex Ratio

Female

4,734

51.94%

Male

4,381

48.06%

Star Population by Age

Star Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Star Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married88.5%11.5%
All81.8%18.2%
Non Family81.2%18.8%
Female44.6%55.4%

81.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Star Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,4072.6781.8
Married1,9203.2588.5
Non Family1,0511.0981.2
Female3614.0444.6
Male753.59100

3.35

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

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Star Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade1822.98%
High School Graduate1,57625.79%
Some College1,54625.30%
Associates Degree95315.59%
Bachelors Degree1,44223.60%
Graduate Degree4126.74%
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Star Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Star Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White5,4415,2591,620
Hispanic42142163
2+ Races130130119
Native American6767
Asian525252
Other Race88

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Star Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,337$50,659$29,327
Less Than 9th Grade$26,893$$
High School Graduate$29,829$33,977$27,431
Some College$37,855$43,496$26,542
Bachelors Degree$51,468$80,938$40,750
Graduate Degree$67,458$93,594$56,125

$40,337

Average Earnings

$50,659

Average Male

$29,327

Average Female

Star Earnings by Educational Attainment

Star Language by Age

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Star Language

96.65% of Star residents speak only English, while 3.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.84% of the population.

Star Language

Star Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,9955146.43%
Hispanic7497910.55%
Multiple221125.43%
Black3126.45%

6.66%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.77%

Male Poverty Rate

7.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Star

The race most likely to be in poverty in Star is Hispanic, with 10.55% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Star is Multiple, with 5.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.78%.

Star Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade41.21%
High School10.34%
Some College4.96%
Bachelors or Greater4.42%

Star Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed65.96%
Male Unemployed2.86%
Female Employed2.79%
Male Employed2.07%

Star Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Star Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$65,282$87,219
Families$72,426$103,026
Married Families$86,305-
Non Families$32,485$49,468
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Income by Household Type

Star Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

59.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

64.7%

Male Marriage Rate

55.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Star Married by Age and Sex

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Star Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Star Marital Status by Race

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Star Marital Status

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693

Number of Veterans

586

Male Veterans

107

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War246
Vietnam138
Second Gulf War82
World War II22
Korea18

Star Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 64254
75+163
35 to 54152
65 to 74105
18 to 3419

Star Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5759.13%
2+ Races11869.82%

Star Veterans by Race

Star Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

54.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Star Veterans by Education

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63.1%

Labor Force Participation

61.9%

Employment Rate

1.9%

Unemployment Rate

Star Employment by Age

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Star Employment by Race

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Star 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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46.86%

Born in Star

97.94%

Native Born

2.06%

Foreign Born

1.10%

Non Citizen

0.97%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.94% of Star residents were born in the United States, with 46.86% having been born in Idaho. 1.10% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Star Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202111,8226455.77%
202011,1776456.12%
201910,5326456.52%
20189,8878409.28%
20179,0476728.02%
20168,3755647.22%
20157,8115046.90%
20147,3076549.83%
20136,6534096.55%
20126,2441973.26%
20116,0471883.21%
20105,8590.00%

Star Population by Year