Wendell is a city located in Gooding County Idaho. Wendell has a 2020 population of 2,768. Wendell is currently growing at a rate of 0.65% annually but its population has decreased by -0.50% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,782 in 2010.
The average household income in Wendell is $47,444 with a poverty rate of 28.58%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $737 per month, and the median house value is $105,800. The median age in Wendell is 31.2 years, 30.6 years for males, and 31.4 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Wendellwas:
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 other race people with a rate of 23.81%.
62.33% of Wendell residents speak only English, while 37.67% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 37.50% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Wendell is White, with 22.72% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Wendell is Hispanic, with 36.08% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.21%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Wendell
81.87% of Wendell residents were born in the United States, with 58.31% having been born in Idaho. 14.47% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.