Wilder, Idaho Population 2021

1,885
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Wilder is a city located in Canyon County Idaho. With a 2020 population of 1,885, it is the 64th largest city in Idaho and the 7831st largest city in the United States . Wilder is currently growing at a rate of 1.67% annually and its population has increased by 22.96% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,533 in 2010. Wilder reached it's highest population of 1,885 in 2021. Spanning over 1 miles, Wilder has a population density of 2,637 people per square mile.

The average household income in Wilder is $50,408 with a poverty rate of 13.29%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $657 per month, and the median house value is $84,300. The median age in Wilder is 31.6 years, 32.2 years for males, and 31.5 years for females.

Wilder Demographics

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

  • White: 50.00%
  • Other race: 39.60%
  • Two or more races: 6.27%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 2.09%
  • Asian: 1.75%
  • Native American: 0.28%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
The current population of Wilder, Idaho is 1,885 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,792.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,533.

Wilder, Idaho Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White88550.00%
Some Other Race70139.60%
Two or More Races1116.27%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander372.09%
Asian311.75%
American Indian and Alaska Native50.28%
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Wilder Population by Race

Wilder Population Pyramid $2021

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Wilder Median Age

31.6


Total

32.2


Male

31.5


Female

Wilder Adults

There are 1,188 adults, (193 of whom are seniors) in Wilder.

Wilder Age Dependency

77.9

Age Dependency Ratio

19.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

58.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Wilder Sex Ratio

Female

933

52.71%

Male

837

47.29%

Wilder Population by Age

Wilder Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wilder Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female59.1%40.9%
Married54.9%45.1%
All53.7%46.3%
Non Family51.1%48.9%
Male50%50%

53.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wilder Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5013.5353.7
Married2773.7154.9
Non Family901.1451.1
Male904.6450
Female445.0259.1

3.98

Average Family Size

3.53

Average Household Size

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Wilder Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade30028.36%
9th to 12th Grade16315.41%
High School Graduate33731.85%
Some College17916.92%
Associates Degree444.16%
Bachelors Degree282.65%
Graduate Degree70.66%
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Wilder Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wilder Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic66330810
Other Race375152
White29422525
2+ Races8158
Asian3111
Islander2121

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 8.50%.

Wilder Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$23,073$27,870$18,750
Less Than 9th Grade$21,827$24,224$14,650
High School Graduate$28,542$36,607$23,654
Some College$22,273$29,904$20,347
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$23,073

Average Earnings

$27,870

Average Male

$18,750

Average Female

Wilder Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wilder Language by Age

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Wilder Language

36.66% of Wilder residents speak only English, while 63.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 59.78% of the population.

Wilder Language

Wilder Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic1,20819115.81%
Other69716523.67%
White4304310.00%
Multiple11143.60%

13.29%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.14%

Male Poverty Rate

14.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wilder

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wilder is Other, with 23.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wilder is Multiple, with 3.60% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.09%.

Wilder Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade16.20%
Some College8.97%
High School6.82%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Wilder Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed7.25%
Female Employed6.25%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Wilder Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wilder Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$39,696$50,408
Families$41,635$53,998
Married Families$42,969-
Non Families-$29,058
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Income by Household Type

Wilder Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.8%

Male Marriage Rate

53.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Wilder Married by Age and Sex

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Wilder Marriage

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

Wilder Marital Status by Race

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Wilder Marital Status

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61

Number of Veterans

61

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam21
Second Gulf War19
Korea3
World War II
First Gulf War

Wilder Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7431
18 to 3419
55 to 646
75+5
35 to 54

Wilder Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White366.00%
Islander1676.19%
Other Race91.98%

Wilder Veterans by Race

Wilder Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

9.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wilder Veterans by Education

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64.8%

Labor Force Participation

63.1%

Employment Rate

2.5%

Unemployment Rate

Wilder Employment by Age

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Wilder Employment by Race

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Wilder 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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45.71%

Born in Wilder

65.42%

Native Born

34.58%

Foreign Born

29.72%

Non Citizen

4.86%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

65.42% of Wilder residents were born in the United States, with 45.71% having been born in Idaho. 29.72% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Wilder Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,885311.67%
20201,854311.70%
20191,823311.73%
20181,792704.07%
20171,722573.42%
20161,665503.10%
20151,615271.70%
20141,588110.70%
20131,577211.35%
20121,556130.84%
20111,54390.59%
20101,5340.00%

Wilder Population by Year