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Benewah County, Idaho

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Benewah County, Idaho
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
9,931
People
Population
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
9,931
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2021)
9,530
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2021, (V2021)
4.2%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 9,530
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 9,285
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.4%
Persons under 18 years, percent
22.1%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
22.8%
Female persons, percent
48.6%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
86.7%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
0.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
8.4%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
4.0%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
3.8%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
84.6%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2016-2020 925
Foreign born persons, percent, 2016-2020 1.2%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 4,790
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2016-2020 73.7%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2016-2020 $177,500
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2016-2020 $1,173
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2016-2020 $355
Median gross rent, 2016-2020 $699
Building permits, 2021 71
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2016-2020 3,564
Persons per household, 2016-2020 2.57
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2016-2020 89.6%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2016-2020 3.6%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2016-2020 88.0%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2016-2020 76.9%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 88.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 17.9%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2016-2020 13.5%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
14.9%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 52.1%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 48.3%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 28,200
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 76,486
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $8,389
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2016-2020 21.2
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $47,983
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $24,737
Persons in poverty, percent
12.5%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2020 254
Total employment, 2020 2,151
Total annual payroll, 2020 ($1,000) 87,572
Total employment, percent change, 2019-2020 -1.6%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 653
All firms, 2012 716
Men-owned firms, 2012 397
Women-owned firms, 2012 148
Minority-owned firms, 2012 28
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 665
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 87
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 600
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 12.0
Land area in square miles, 2010 776.62
FIPS Code 16009
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2021) refers to the final year of the series (2020 thru 2021). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Users should exercise caution when comparing 2016-2020 ACS 5-year estimates to other ACS estimates. For more information, please visit the 2020 5-year ACS Comparison Guidance page.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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