Shoshone County, Idaho Population 2020

Shoshone County, Idaho's estimated population is 12,552 with a growth rate of 0.98% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Shoshone County, Idaho is the 24th largest county in Idaho.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201812,7962441.94%
201712,5521220.98%
201612,430-26-0.21%
201512,456620.50%
201412,394-299-2.36%
201312,693-29-0.23%
201212,722410.32%
201112,681-89-0.70%
201012,770-1,161-8.33%
199013,931-5,295-27.54%
198019,226-492-2.50%
197019,718-1,158-5.55%
196020,876-1,930-8.46%
195022,8061,5767.42%
194021,2302,17011.39%
193019,0604,81033.75%
192014,2502872.06%
191013,9632,01316.85%
190011,9506,568122.04%
18905,3824,9131047.55%
1880469-253-35.04%
18707220.00%

How Many People Live in Shoshone County, Idaho?

12,552

Shoshone County, Idaho Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,74393.75%
Two or More Races3272.61%
American Indian and Alaska Native3252.59%
Black or African American550.44%
Some Other Race480.38%
Asian280.22%

Shoshone County, Idaho Population Pyramid 2020

Shoshone County, Idaho Median Age

47.4


Total

45.9


Male

49.1


Female

Shoshone County, Idaho Adults

There are 10,014 adults, (2,790 of whom are seniors) in Shoshone County, Idaho.

Shoshone County, Idaho Age Dependency

73.4

Age Dependency Ratio

38.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Shoshone County, Idaho Sex Ratio

Female

6,259

49.97%

Male

6,267

50.03%

Shoshone County, Idaho Households and Families

Shoshone County, Idaho Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Shoshone County, Idaho Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.4%18.6%
All70.1%29.9%
Male69%31%
Non Family59.3%40.7%
Female54.5%45.5%

70.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,5402.2170.1
Married2,7152.7481.4
Non Family2,0751.1759.3
Female5213.154.5
Male2293.2469

2.75

Average Family Size

2.21

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Shoshone County, Idaho Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2973.24%
9th to 12th Grade1,02511.18%
High School Graduate3,53138.50%
Some College2,38425.99%
Associates Degree8709.49%
Bachelors Degree7117.75%
Graduate Degree3533.85%

Shoshone County, Idaho Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,4927,295981
Hispanic27821443
Native American21517716
Multiple Races18615717
Other Race482920
Black40377
Asian28238

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 92.50%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 41.67%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,666$38,958$20,139
Less Than High School$19,375$32,895$10,764
High School Grad$28,656$34,219$17,358
Some College$28,693$37,247$20,352
Bachelors Degree$43,269$66,458$35,972
Graduate Degree$41,875$62,031$34,583

$30,666

Average Earnings

$38,958

Average Male

$20,139

Average Female

Shoshone County, Idaho Language

Shoshone County, Idaho Language by Age

Shoshone County, Idaho Language

95.77% of Shoshone County, Idaho residents speak only English, while 4.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.01% of the population.

Shoshone County, Idaho Poverty

Shoshone County, Idaho Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,2611,78615.86%
Native32311736.22%
Hispanic43311526.56%
Multiple32410833.33%
Black552952.73%

17.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.19%

Male Poverty Rate

19.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Shoshone County, Idaho

The race most likely to be in poverty in Shoshone County, Idaho is Black, with 52.73% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Shoshone County, Idaho is White, with 15.86% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.60%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.77%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.40%
High School16.44%
Some College11.98%
Bachelors or Greater5.73%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.97%
Male Unemployed33.95%
Female Employed12.47%
Male Employed9.78%

Shoshone County, Idaho Income

Shoshone County, Idaho Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,091$53,600
Families$50,738$66,524
Married Families$58,474-
Non Families$24,131$30,155

Shoshone County, Idaho Marital Status

Shoshone County, Idaho Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.8%

Male Marriage Rate

54.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Shoshone County, Idaho Married by Age and Sex

Shoshone 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.

Shoshone County, Idaho Marital Status by Race

Shoshone County, Idaho Veterans

1,312

Number of Veterans

1,166

Male Veterans

146

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam666
First Gulf War139
Second Gulf War133
Korea75
World War II74
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,28113.57%
2 or More219.46%
Hispanic62.00%
Asian621.43%
Other48.33%

$Shoshone County, Idaho Veterans by Education

5.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

Shoshone County, Idaho Employment Status

51.4%

Labor Force Participation

47%

Employment Rate

8.6%

Unemployment Rate

Shoshone 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

45.69%

Born in Idaho

98.47%

Native Born

1.53%

Foreign Born

0.91%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.47% of Shoshone County, Idaho residents were born in the United States, with 45.69% having been born in Idaho. 0.91% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

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