Jerome is located close to the center of Idaho. Jerome is between the Jerome, Gooding county. Jerome has 5.52 square miles of land area and 0.00 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Jerome population is 11,046, which has grown 41.98% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 23.61% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Jerome median household income is $35,317 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 17.43% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 25.98% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Jerome median house value is $106,700 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 52.21% since 2000. The house value growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 50.99% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Jerome is worse than the state average in quality. The Jerome area code is 208.