Gooding County, Idaho Population 2020

Gooding County, Idaho's estimated population is 15,170 with a growth rate of 0.03% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Gooding County, Idaho is the 21st largest county in Idaho.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201815,196260.17%
201715,17040.03%
201615,166-46-0.30%
201515,2121120.74%
201415,100-79-0.52%
201315,179-74-0.49%
201215,253-101-0.66%
201115,354-117-0.76%
201015,4713,83832.99%
199011,633-241-2.03%
198011,8743,22937.35%
19708,645-899-9.42%
19609,544-1,557-14.03%
195011,1011,84419.92%
19409,2571,67722.12%
19307,580320.42%
19207,5480.00%

How Many People Live in Gooding County, Idaho?

15,170

Gooding County, Idaho Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,03292.50%
Two or More Races4532.99%
Some Other Race4532.99%
American Indian and Alaska Native1170.77%
Asian540.36%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander450.30%
Black or African American150.10%

Gooding County, Idaho Population Pyramid 2020

Gooding County, Idaho Median Age

37.8


Total

37.2


Male

39.5


Female

Gooding County, Idaho Adults

There are 11,013 adults, (2,537 of whom are seniors) in Gooding County, Idaho.

Gooding County, Idaho Age Dependency

79

Age Dependency Ratio

29.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49

Child Dependency Ratio

Gooding County, Idaho Sex Ratio

Female

7,258

47.85%

Male

7,911

52.15%

Gooding County, Idaho Households and Families

Gooding County, Idaho Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Gooding County, Idaho Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male85.7%14.3%
Married75.4%24.6%
All68.3%31.7%
Female61%39%
Non Family53.3%46.7%

68.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,4192.7868.3
Married3,0993.2175.4
Non Family1,5681.3853.3
Female4794.1661
Male2733.5585.7

3.31

Average Family Size

2.78

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Gooding County, Idaho Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade98410.09%
9th to 12th Grade99010.15%
High School Graduate3,62437.17%
Some College2,08521.38%
Associates Degree5866.01%
Bachelors Degree1,01010.36%
Graduate Degree4714.83%

Gooding County, Idaho Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,2586,4711,297
Hispanic2,125943123
Multiple Races28019110
Other Race25511021
Native American11011026
Asian5454
Islander454325
Black55

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 islander people with a rate of 55.56%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,494$36,744$23,861
Less Than High School$24,057$27,697$21,373
High School Grad$30,647$37,563$18,151
Some College$31,250$41,713$23,702
Bachelors Degree$52,873$53,734$40,179
Graduate Degree$52,702$53,427$46,000

$31,494

Average Earnings

$36,744

Average Male

$23,861

Average Female

Gooding County, Idaho Language

Gooding County, Idaho Language by Age

Gooding County, Idaho Language

76.87% of Gooding County, Idaho residents speak only English, while 23.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 22.47% of the population.

Gooding County, Idaho Poverty

Gooding County, Idaho Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,2211,50514.72%
Hispanic4,36579318.17%
Multiple4506113.56%
Other4534810.60%
Native1163631.03%
Islander4524.44%

15.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.71%

Male Poverty Rate

17.23%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gooding County, Idaho

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gooding County, Idaho is Native, with 31.03% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gooding County, Idaho is Islander, with 4.44% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.57%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.26%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.49%
High School11.92%
Some College9.06%
Bachelors or Greater2.66%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed33.64%
Female Unemployed13.76%
Female Employed10.29%
Male Employed5.98%

Gooding County, Idaho Income

Gooding County, Idaho Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,638$60,267
Families$58,303$68,511
Married Families$65,329-
Non Families$29,481$38,652

Gooding County, Idaho Marital Status

Gooding County, Idaho Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.5%

Male Marriage Rate

56.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Gooding County, Idaho Married by Age and Sex

Gooding 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.

Gooding County, Idaho Marital Status by Race

Gooding County, Idaho Veterans

975

Number of Veterans

917

Male Veterans

58

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam260
Korea198
Second Gulf War168
First Gulf War119
World War II52
Name Veterans % of Total
White8208.08%
2 or More9229.97%
Asian54100.00%
Hispanic491.84%
Black5100.00%
Other41.18%

$Gooding County, Idaho Veterans by Education

4.01%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.26%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gooding County, Idaho Employment Status

63.6%

Labor Force Participation

60.8%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Gooding 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

54.72%

Born in Idaho

86.97%

Native Born

13.03%

Foreign Born

9.86%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

86.97% of Gooding County, Idaho residents were born in the United States, with 54.72% having been born in Idaho. 9.86% 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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