These and other statistics about Idaho’s population on topics ranging from language spoken to commute times can be found in the American FactFinder section of the Census Bureau Web site <http://factfinder.census.gov/>. More information about the nation’s voting record can be found in Voting and Registration in the Election of November 2004 at <http://www.census.gov/population/www/socdemo/voting.html>.
Highlights include the following:
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino||86.3%||66.4%|
|Hispanic or Latino||9.5%||14.8%|
|Median household income||$42,865||$48,451|
|Persons below poverty||12.6%||13.3%|
|Bachelor’s degree or higher (age 25+)||23.3%||27.0%|
|Median home value||$163,900||$185,200|
Source: U.S. Census Bureau Total Population Estimates (2007), State Population Estimates by Characteristics (2006), American Community Survey (2006).