Clearwater County, Idaho Population 2021

Clearwater County, Idaho's estimated population is 8,752 with a growth rate of -0.02% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Clearwater County, Idaho is the 32nd largest county in Idaho. The 2010 Population was 8,727 and has seen a growth of 0.29% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20218,752-2-0.02%
20208,754-2-0.02%
20198,756-2-0.02%
20188,7581121.30%
20178,646-5-0.06%
20168,651971.13%
20158,554-7-0.08%
20148,561-7-0.08%
20138,568-11-0.13%
20128,579-30-0.35%
20118,609-118-1.35%
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%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.02%
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State
Founded
February 27, 1911
County Seat
2010 Population
8,727
Growth Since 2010
0.29%
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Clearwater County, Idaho Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,04092.70%
Two or More Races2202.54%
American Indian and Alaska Native1912.20%
Some Other Race1211.40%
Black or African American460.53%
Asian350.40%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander200.23%
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Clearwater County, Idaho Population by Race

Clearwater County, Idaho Population Pyramid $2021

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Clearwater County, Idaho Median Age

50.4


Total

48.1


Male

53.4


Female

Clearwater County, Idaho Adults

There are 7,278 adults, (2,313 of whom are seniors) in Clearwater County, Idaho.

Clearwater County, Idaho Age Dependency

74.7

Age Dependency Ratio

46.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Clearwater County, Idaho Sex Ratio

Female

3,842

44.30%

Male

4,831

55.70%

Clearwater County, Idaho Population by Age

Clearwater County, Idaho Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Clearwater County, Idaho Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.9%13.1%
Male86.4%13.6%
All78.1%21.9%
Non Family69.7%30.3%
Female42.4%57.6%

78.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clearwater County, Idaho Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,5552.1778.1
Married1,8322.8186.9
Non Family1,4321.269.7
Female1513.0742.4
Male1402.6486.4

2.76

Average Family Size

2.17

Average Household Size

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Clearwater County, Idaho Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1552.29%
9th to 12th Grade4947.29%
High School Graduate2,40235.46%
Some College1,99929.51%
Associates Degree5137.57%
Bachelors Degree88913.12%
Graduate Degree3224.75%
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Clearwater County, Idaho Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Clearwater County, Idaho Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White6,2025,6451,144
Hispanic228182
2+ Races14413331
Native American1321079
Other Race9571
Asian353018
Black33283
Islander16166

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 asian people with a rate of 51.43%.

Clearwater County, Idaho Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,214$36,885$25,076
Less Than 9th Grade$21,900$21,400$24,583
High School Graduate$24,494$36,125$17,006
Some College$31,548$40,197$26,143
Bachelors Degree$37,361$36,953$37,768
Graduate Degree$44,167$42,708$48,295

$29,214

Average Earnings

$36,885

Average Male

$25,076

Average Female

Clearwater County, Idaho Earnings by Educational Attainment

Clearwater County, Idaho Language by Age

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Clearwater County, Idaho Language

95.66% of Clearwater County, Idaho residents speak only English, while 4.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.31% of the population.

Clearwater County, Idaho Language

Clearwater County, Idaho Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,10590012.67%
Multiple1753821.71%
Native1513422.52%
Hispanic267134.87%
Other7157.04%
Islander10440.00%

12.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.74%

Male Poverty Rate

13.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clearwater County, Idaho

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clearwater County, Idaho is Islander, with 40.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clearwater County, Idaho is Hispanic, with 4.87% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.44%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.91%.

Clearwater County, Idaho Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.34%
High School14.29%
Some College10.33%
Bachelors or Greater6.10%

Clearwater County, Idaho Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed50.00%
Male Unemployed31.67%
Female Employed9.38%
Male Employed6.36%

Clearwater County, Idaho Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Clearwater County, Idaho Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$43,915$56,978
Families$58,527$69,551
Married Families$65,000-
Non Families$26,275$36,801
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Income by Household Type

Clearwater County, Idaho Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.6%

Male Marriage Rate

58.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Clearwater County, Idaho Married by Age and Sex

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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

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Clearwater County, Idaho Marital Status

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1,149

Number of Veterans

1,057

Male Veterans

92

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam533
First Gulf War232
Second Gulf War173
Korea61
World War II15

Clearwater County, Idaho Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74399
35 to 54295
75+214
55 to 64170
18 to 3471

Clearwater County, Idaho Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,10816.37%
2+ Races2011.24%
Hispanic134.98%
Black1226.09%
Native American96.62%

Clearwater County, Idaho Veterans by Race

Clearwater County, Idaho Veterans by Education

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6.86%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clearwater County, Idaho Veterans by Education

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40.9%

Labor Force Participation

38%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Clearwater County, Idaho Employment by Age

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Clearwater County, Idaho Employment by Race

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Clearwater 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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44.37%

Born in Clearwater County, Idaho

97.89%

Native Born

2.11%

Foreign Born

1.19%

Non Citizen

0.92%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.89% of Clearwater County, Idaho residents were born in the United States, with 44.37% having been born in Idaho. 1.19% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Clearwater 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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