Butte County, Idaho Population 2021

Butte County, Idaho's estimated population is 2,617 with a growth rate of 0.38% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Butte County, Idaho is the 43rd largest county in Idaho. The 2010 Population was 2,915 and has seen a growth of -10.22% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20212,617100.38%
20202,607100.39%
20192,597100.39%
20182,58720.08%
20172,585130.51%
20162,57260.23%
20152,566-92-3.46%
20142,658-9-0.34%
20132,667-93-3.37%
20122,760-73-2.58%
20112,833-82-2.81%
20102,915-3-0.10%
19902,918-424-12.69%
19803,34241714.26%
19702,925-573-16.38%
19603,49877628.51%
19502,72284545.02%
19401,877-57-2.95%
19301,934-1,006-34.22%
19202,9400.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.38%
State
Founded
February 6, 1917
County Seat
2010 Population
2,915
Growth Since 2010
-10.22%
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Butte County, Idaho Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,56799.46%
Some Other Race100.39%
Black or African American40.15%
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Butte County, Idaho Population by Race

Butte County, Idaho Population Pyramid $2021

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Butte County, Idaho Median Age

45.2


Total

43.8


Male

46


Female

Butte County, Idaho Adults

There are 1,986 adults, (536 of whom are seniors) in Butte County, Idaho.

Butte County, Idaho Age Dependency

78

Age Dependency Ratio

37

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41

Child Dependency Ratio

Butte County, Idaho Sex Ratio

Female

1,222

47.35%

Male

1,359

52.65%

Butte County, Idaho Population by Age

Butte County, Idaho Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Butte County, Idaho Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87%13%
All82.3%17.7%
Non Family80.6%19.4%
Male73.5%26.5%
Female60%40%

82.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Butte County, Idaho Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9672.6282.3
Married5382.9587
Non Family3201.1380.6
Female754.9960
Male346.2173.5

3.31

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

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Butte County, Idaho Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade211.10%
9th to 12th Grade1176.12%
High School Graduate68936.04%
Some College59230.96%
Associates Degree1849.62%
Bachelors Degree22811.92%
Graduate Degree814.24%
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Butte County, Idaho Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Butte County, Idaho Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,8201,685299
Hispanic898610
Other Race101010
Black33

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 other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Butte County, Idaho Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,122$36,891$17,310
Less Than 9th Grade$2,500$2,500$
High School Graduate$25,706$26,893$17,273
Some College$35,536$37,204$16,000
Bachelors Degree$48,000$65,750$30,547
Graduate Degree$63,958$63,125$81,000

$31,122

Average Earnings

$36,891

Average Male

$17,310

Average Female

Butte County, Idaho Earnings by Educational Attainment

Butte County, Idaho Language by Age

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Butte County, Idaho Language

98.35% of Butte County, Idaho residents speak only English, while 1.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.24% of the population.

Butte County, Idaho Language

Butte County, Idaho Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,40344218.39%
Hispanic1321511.36%
Black4125.00%

18.04%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.71%

Male Poverty Rate

17.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Butte County, Idaho

The race most likely to be in poverty in Butte County, Idaho is Black, with 25.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Butte County, Idaho is Hispanic, with 11.36% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.28%.

Butte County, Idaho Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade33.33%
High School24.07%
Some College12.96%
Bachelors or Greater5.83%

Butte County, Idaho Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed65.96%
Male Employed14.18%
Female Employed6.62%

Butte County, Idaho Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Butte County, Idaho Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$42,132$69,040
Families$52,813$83,788
Married Families$60,556-
Non Families$24,722$38,262
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Income by Household Type

Butte County, Idaho Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

59.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.3%

Male Marriage Rate

60.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Butte County, Idaho Married by Age and Sex

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Butte County, Idaho 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.

Butte County, Idaho Marital Status by Race

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Butte County, Idaho Marital Status

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211

Number of Veterans

190

Male Veterans

21

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam85
Korea24
First Gulf War21
World War II20
Second Gulf War19

Butte County, Idaho Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+89
65 to 7479
55 to 6422
35 to 5411
18 to 3410

Butte County, Idaho Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White21110.70%
Hispanic54.81%

Butte County, Idaho Veterans by Race

Butte County, Idaho Veterans by Education

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3.32%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Butte County, Idaho Veterans by Education

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49.1%

Labor Force Participation

46.8%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Butte County, Idaho Employment by Age

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Butte County, Idaho Employment by Race

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Butte County, Idaho 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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59.43%

Born in Butte County, Idaho

99.34%

Native Born

0.66%

Foreign Born

0.27%

Non Citizen

0.39%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.34% of Butte County, Idaho residents were born in the United States, with 59.43% having been born in Idaho. 0.27% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Butte County, Idaho Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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