Clearwater County, Idaho Population 2020

Clearwater County, Idaho's estimated population is 8,966 with a growth rate of 1.17% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Clearwater County, Idaho is the 31st largest county in Idaho.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20208,9661041.17%
20198,8621041.19%
20188,7581041.20%
20178,65420.02%
20168,652901.05%
20158,562-14-0.16%
20148,57620.02%
20138,574-4-0.05%
20128,578-30-0.35%
20118,608-119-1.36%
20108,7272222.61%
19908,505-1,885-18.14%
198010,390-481-4.42%
197010,8712,32327.18%
19608,5483314.03%
19508,217-26-0.32%
19408,2431,64424.91%
19306,5991,60632.17%
19204,9930.00%
2020 Growth Rate
1.17%
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Founded
February 27, 1911
County Seat

Clearwater County, Idaho Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,03392.97%
Two or More Races2032.35%
American Indian and Alaska Native1862.15%
Some Other Race1371.59%
Black or African American330.38%
Asian270.31%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander210.24%

Clearwater County, Idaho Population Pyramid 2020

Clearwater County, Idaho Median Age

50.2


Total

47.5


Male

52.4


Female

Clearwater County, Idaho Adults

There are 7,212 adults, (2,253 of whom are seniors) in Clearwater County, Idaho.

Clearwater County, Idaho Age Dependency

74.2

Age Dependency Ratio

45.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Clearwater County, Idaho Sex Ratio

Female

3,850

44.56%

Male

4,790

55.44%

Clearwater County, Idaho Households and Families

Clearwater County, Idaho Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Clearwater County, Idaho Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.1%12.9%
All76.2%23.8%
Male74.1%25.9%
Non Family66.3%33.7%
Female40.2%59.8%

76.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,7072.0676.2
Married1,9582.6287.1
Non Family1,4201.1866.3
Female1942.5740.2
Male1352.5774.1

2.57

Average Family Size

2.06

Average Household Size

7.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Clearwater County, Idaho Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1832.74%
9th to 12th Grade5177.73%
High School Graduate2,33034.85%
Some College2,05030.66%
Associates Degree4777.13%
Bachelors Degree80011.97%
Graduate Degree3294.92%

Clearwater County, Idaho Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,1525,5481,089
Hispanic236182
Multiple Races14112625
Other Race10383
Native American97813
Asian27203
Black24202
Islander15157

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 islander people with a rate of 46.67%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,309$35,625$21,998
Less Than High School$27,083$26,500$27,969
High School Grad$24,309$40,304$19,291
Some College$27,481$36,515$23,839
Bachelors Degree$34,018$35,329$32,500
Graduate Degree$43,676$43,125$46,250

$27,309

Average Earnings

$35,625

Average Male

$21,998

Average Female

Clearwater County, Idaho Language

Clearwater County, Idaho Language by Age

Clearwater County, Idaho Language

95.38% of Clearwater County, Idaho residents speak only English, while 4.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.33% of the population.

Clearwater County, Idaho Poverty

Clearwater County, Idaho Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,07894513.35%
Multiple1704425.88%
Native1432316.08%
Hispanic250135.20%
Other791012.66%
Islander8675.00%

13.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.53%

Male Poverty Rate

15.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clearwater County, Idaho

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clearwater County, Idaho is Islander, with 75.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clearwater County, Idaho is Hispanic, with 5.20% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.44%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.44%
High School13.00%
Some College11.32%
Bachelors or Greater7.03%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed62.50%
Male Unemployed32.71%
Female Employed10.53%
Male Employed5.51%

Clearwater County, Idaho Income

Clearwater County, Idaho Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,348$55,455
Families$54,914$67,118
Married Families$59,722-
Non Families$26,366$35,402

Clearwater County, Idaho Marital Status

Clearwater County, Idaho Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.5%

Male Marriage Rate

62.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Clearwater County, Idaho Married by Age and Sex

Clearwater 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 45-54.

Clearwater County, Idaho Marital Status by Race

Clearwater County, Idaho Veterans

1,207

Number of Veterans

1,119

Male Veterans

88

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam586
First Gulf War204
Second Gulf War145
Korea102
World War II21
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74430
75+268
35 to 54261
55 to 64198
18 to 3450
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,16117.25%
2 or More2614.86%
Hispanic217.84%
Black824.24%
Other65.13%
Indian65.61%

$Clearwater County, Idaho Veterans by Education

8.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.31%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clearwater County, Idaho Employment Status

41.9%

Labor Force Participation

39.6%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Clearwater 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

45.43%

Born in Idaho

97.70%

Native Born

2.30%

Foreign Born

1.37%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.70% of Clearwater County, Idaho residents were born in the United States, with 45.43% having been born in Idaho. 1.37% 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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