Bear Lake County Information

Bear Lake in Idaho occupies 1,049 square miles and has a 2006 population of 6,167, a change from a 2000 population of 6,411 and 6,084 in 1990. 17.4% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 8.3% percent is 25-35, and 11.5% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 4 acts of violent crime reported in Bear Lake in 2004, a change from 7 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 95 people: 3.1% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 4.7%.

Read more about Bear Lake, Idaho in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyBear Lake 
StateIdaho 
Land Area1,049 sq. milesRanked 717 of 3,140
Population 20066,167Ranked 2,753 of 3,140
Population 20056,180 
Population 20006,411Ranked 2,750 of 3,140
Population 19906,084Ranked 2,747 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion98.8% 
African American.3% 
Asian American.5% 
Native American.6% 
Pacific Islander.1% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 56.3% 
Population 5 to 1414.3% 
Population 15 to 2417.4% 
Population 25 to 348.3% 
Population 35 to 4411.5% 
Population 45 to 5415.3% 
Population 55 to 6410.9% 
Population 65 to 748.4% 
Population 75 and up7.5% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes47
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes2 
Robberies  
Aggravated Assaults2 
Total Property Crimes2531
Burglaries2 
Larceny Thefts22 
Motor Vehicle Thefts1 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population3,1002,987
Unemployed Population95140
Unemployment Rate3.1%4.7%

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