Canyon County, Idaho Population 2020

Canyon County, Idaho's estimated population is 216,871 with a growth rate of 2.60% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Canyon County, Idaho is the 2nd largest county in Idaho.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018223,4996,6283.06%
2017216,8715,5012.60%
2016211,3704,4762.16%
2015206,8944,3802.16%
2014202,5143,8721.95%
2013198,6424,8892.52%
2012193,7532,3991.25%
2011191,3542,0011.06%
2010189,35399,277110.21%
199090,0766,3207.55%
198083,75622,46836.66%
197061,2883,6266.29%
196057,6624,0657.58%
195053,59712,61030.77%
194040,98710,05732.52%
193030,9303,99814.84%
192026,9321,6096.35%
191025,32317,826237.78%
19007,4970.00%

How Many People Live in Canyon County, Idaho?

216,871

Canyon County, Idaho Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White180,45485.03%
Some Other Race18,5368.73%
Two or More Races7,7643.66%
American Indian and Alaska Native2,4251.14%
Asian1,8390.87%
Black or African American7150.34%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander4970.23%

Canyon County, Idaho Population Pyramid 2020

Canyon County, Idaho Median Age

33.4


Total

32.5


Male

34.2


Female

Canyon County, Idaho Adults

There are 150,041 adults, (27,959 of whom are seniors) in Canyon County, Idaho.

Canyon County, Idaho Age Dependency

73.8

Age Dependency Ratio

22.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Canyon County, Idaho Sex Ratio

Female

107,328

50.57%

Male

104,902

49.43%

Canyon County, Idaho Households and Families

Canyon County, Idaho Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Canyon County, Idaho Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.7%21.3%
All68.2%31.8%
Non Family58.9%41.1%
Male58.6%41.4%
Female46.9%53.1%

68.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All70,8472.9568.2
Married38,0433.6378.7
Non Family21,2851.358.9
Female8,0353.7546.9
Male3,4843.7258.6

3.55

Average Family Size

2.95

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Canyon County, Idaho Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8,9336.88%
9th to 12th Grade11,0568.51%
High School Graduate41,57332.01%
Some College34,38926.48%
Associates Degree10,1727.83%
Bachelors Degree16,76312.91%
Graduate Degree6,9785.37%

Canyon County, Idaho Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White99,79291,32921,776
Hispanic25,22614,2821,065
Other Race8,7824,428161
Multiple Races2,9722,628365
Native American1,4521,107155
Asian1,3641,158430
Black443412109
Islander222186

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 93.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 31.52%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,245$34,961$24,772
Less Than High School$23,900$28,898$17,228
High School Grad$28,793$32,410$23,561
Some College$29,268$35,553$22,656
Bachelors Degree$38,618$53,670$32,932
Graduate Degree$51,431$59,659$45,844

$30,245

Average Earnings

$34,961

Average Male

$24,772

Average Female

Canyon County, Idaho Language

Canyon County, Idaho Language by Age

Canyon County, Idaho Language

81.47% of Canyon County, Idaho residents speak only English, while 18.53% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.76% of the population.

Canyon County, Idaho Poverty

Canyon County, Idaho Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White147,45617,95312.18%
Hispanic52,63312,15323.09%
Other18,4313,91821.26%
Multiple7,6711,71422.34%
Native2,34649120.93%
Black66515723.61%
Asian1,8221377.52%
Islander466429.01%

15.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.23%

Male Poverty Rate

16.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Canyon County, Idaho

The race most likely to be in poverty in Canyon County, Idaho is Black, with 23.61% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Canyon County, Idaho is Asian, with 7.52% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.44%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.15%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.79%
High School15.48%
Some College9.61%
Bachelors or Greater4.07%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed31.00%
Male Unemployed30.56%
Female Employed8.81%
Male Employed7.82%

Canyon County, Idaho Income

Canyon County, Idaho Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,143$60,294
Families$57,022$68,858
Married Families$64,096$76,576
Non Families$27,863$36,021

Canyon County, Idaho Marital Status

Canyon County, Idaho Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.3%

Male Marriage Rate

51.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Canyon County, Idaho Married by Age and Sex

Canyon County, Idaho Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Canyon County, Idaho Marital Status by Race

Canyon County, Idaho Veterans

13,357

Number of Veterans

12,115

Male Veterans

1,242

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam4,889
Second Gulf War2,885
First Gulf War2,744
Korea822
World War II392
Name Veterans % of Total
White12,6009.64%
Hispanic8652.71%
2 or More3599.91%
Other1811.58%
Indian965.89%
Black7011.36%
Asian473.08%
Hawaiian41.12%

$Canyon County, Idaho Veterans by Education

7.03%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Canyon County, Idaho Employment Status

62.7%

Labor Force Participation

58.5%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

Canyon County, Idaho Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

49.32%

Born in Idaho

91.61%

Native Born

8.39%

Foreign Born

5.41%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.61% of Canyon County, Idaho residents were born in the United States, with 49.32% having been born in Idaho. 5.41% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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