Benewah County Information

Benewah in Idaho occupies 784 square miles and has a 2006 population of 9,347, a change from a 2000 population of 9,171 and 7,937 in 1990. 13.2% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 8.6% percent is 25-35, and 13.1% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 20 acts of violent crime reported in Benewah in 2004, a change from 12 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 310 people: 7.1% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 10.9%.

Read more about Benewah, Idaho in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyBenewah 
StateIdaho 
Land Area784 sq. milesRanked 1,205 of 3,140
Population 20069,347Ranked 2,492 of 3,140
Population 20059,165 
Population 20009,171Ranked 2,517 of 3,140
Population 19907,937Ranked 2,579 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion90.2% 
African American.2% 
Asian American.2% 
Native American8% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 56.3% 
Population 5 to 1412.9% 
Population 15 to 2413.2% 
Population 25 to 348.6% 
Population 35 to 4413.1% 
Population 45 to 5416.1% 
Population 55 to 6413.7% 
Population 65 to 749.5% 
Population 75 and up6.6% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes2012
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes2 
Robberies  
Aggravated Assaults18 
Total Property Crimes66143
Burglaries17 
Larceny Thefts45 
Motor Vehicle Thefts4 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population4,3534,003
Unemployed Population310435
Unemployment Rate7.1%10.9%

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