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As of 2010-2014, the total population of Power County is 7,742, which is 2.71% more than it was in 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 23.61% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. The Power County population density is 5.37 people per square mile, which is much lower than the state average density of 19.14 people per square mile and is much lower than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Power County is white, which represent 81.56% of the total population. The average Power County education level is lower than the state average and is lower than the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 7,742. #33

Population Growth Since 2000, #31

Power County

Population Density, #29

Power County
5.37 per square mile
19.14 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:6,314 (81.56%, #44)
Black:8 (0.10%, #29)
Hispanic:2,366 (30.56%, #4)
Asian:2 (0.03%, #41)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):341 (4.40%, #4)
One Race, Other:907 (11.72%, see rank)
Two or More Races:170 (2.20%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:2,348 (99.24%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Cuban:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Central American:18 (0.76%, see rank)
South American:0 (0.00%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

6,807 (87.92%) out of the total population of 7,742 reported first ancestry.

 Power County% of the Total PopulationIdahoU.S.
Arab00.00%, see rank0.13%0.56%
Czech110.14%, see rank0.42%0.47%
Danish2192.83%, see rank2.07%0.42%
Dutch20.03%, see rank2.05%1.40%
English91011.75%, see rank15.96%8.02%
French2192.83%, see rank3.11%3.34%
German1,05013.56%, see rank18.13%15.03%
Greek00.00%, see rank0.25%0.41%
Hungarian00.00%, see rank0.19%0.46%
Irish3704.78%, see rank9.45%10.80%
Italian911.18%, see rank3.14%5.52%
Norwegian480.62%, see rank3.17%1.42%
Polish20.03%, see rank1.26%3.01%
Portuguese00.00%, see rank0.41%0.44%
Russian100.13%, see rank0.52%0.92%
Scotch-Irish150.19%, see rank1.08%0.99%
Scottish1772.29%, see rank3.07%1.72%
Subsaharan African00.00%, see rank0.19%0.95%
Swedish1171.51%, see rank2.78%1.27%
Swiss180.23%, see rank0.73%0.30%
Ukrainian00.00%, see rank0.14%0.31%
American1,35117.45%, see rank9.60%7.12%
Welsh1892.44%, see rank1.30%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 3,856 (49.81%, see rank)
Females: 3,886 (50.19%, see rank)

Power County
Male: 49.81%
Female: 50.19%
Male: 50.12%
Female: 49.88%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Power County
34.60 years old
35.20 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Power County
34.60 years old
34.40 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Power County
34.80 years old
36.00 years old
38.80 years old

 Power County% of the Total PopulationIdahoU.S.
Under 5 years7429.58%, see rank7.27%6.36%
5 to 9 years4135.33%, see rank7.53%6.51%
10 to 14 years84510.91%, see rank7.64%6.59%
15 to 19 years5687.34%, see rank7.12%6.85%
20 to 24 years4816.21%, see rank6.95%7.13%
25 to 34 years88511.43%, see rank13.25%13.47%
35 to 44 years7489.66%, see rank12.21%12.96%
45 to 54 years1,12314.51%, see rank12.71%14.09%
55 to 64 years92711.97%, see rank11.98%12.29%
65 to 74 years5957.69%, see rank7.76%7.64%
75 to 84 2743.54%, see rank3.98%4.25%
85 years and over1411.82%, see rank1.60%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Power CountyIdahoU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population4,693, 100%1,015,487209,056,129
Less Than High School942, 20.07%, see rank10.86%13.67%
High School Graduate1,991, 42.42%, see rank27.73%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree1,175, 25.04%, see rank35.99%29.09%
Bachelor Degree439, 9.35%, see rank17.40%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree146, 3.11%, see rank8.02%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#12.29, see rank13.5413.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Power County IdahoU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten23157.58%42.42%69.82%30.18%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)86398.73%, see rank1.27%, see rank93.21%6.79%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)65196.16%, see rank3.84%, see rank93.75%6.25%90.60%9.40%
College32976.60%, see rank23.40%, see rank77.09%22.91%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School1392.31%, see rank7.69%, see rank75.49%24.51%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Power CountyIdahoU.S.
Total Households2,543, 100%585,259116,211,092
Average Household Size3.02, see rank2.682.63
1 Person Households443, 17.42%, see rank24.37%27.57%
2 or More Person Households2,100, 82.58%, see rank75.63%72.43%
Family Households (Families)1,981, 77.90%, see rank69.49%66.22%
Average Family Size3.53, see rank3.293.32
Married-Couple Family1,491, 58.63%, see rank55.52%48.42%
Nonfamily Households562, 22.10%, see rank30.51%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Power County%IdahoU.S.
15 Years and Over Total5,742see rank1,240,567252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over2,911100%, see rank617,796123,281,364
Never Married73725.32%, see rank29.08%35.77%
Married1,71558.91%, see rank57.45%52.04%
Widowed391.34%, see rank2.45%2.57%
Divorced42014.43%, see rank11.02%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over2,831100%, see rank622,771129,692,771
Never Married57920.45%, see rank22.66%29.48%
Married1,66758.88%, see rank56.33%49.19%
Widowed2719.57%, see rank7.85%9.16%
Divorced31411.09%, see rank13.16%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Power County%IdahoU.S.
Native6,79287.73%, see rank94.02%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence5,10965.99%, see rank47.13%58.73%
Born in Different State1,67221.60%, see rank45.96%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
110.14%, see rank0.93%1.42%
Foreign Born95012.27%, see rank5.98%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship3414.40%, see rank2.14%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship6097.87%, see rank3.84%7.09%
Born In Europe00.00%, see rank0.80%1.53%
Born In Asia00.00%, see rank1.02%3.82%
Born In Africa00.00%, see rank0.16%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.05%0.07%
Born In Latin America86711.20%, see rank3.63%6.83%
Born In Northern America831.07%, see rank0.32%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Power County%IdahoU.S.
English1,98478.02%, see rank88.49%79.39%
Spanish53821.16%, see rank7.89%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages40.16%, see rank2.05%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages00.00%, see rank1.07%3.36%
Other170.67%, see rank0.50%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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