Gooding County Information

Gooding in Idaho occupies 734 square miles and has a 2006 population of 14,404, a change from a 2000 population of 14,158 and 11,633 in 1990. 14.3% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 11.5% percent is 25-35, and 12.8% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 18 acts of violent crime reported in Gooding in 2004, a change from 16 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 229 people: 2.7% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.7%.

Read more about Gooding, Idaho in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyGooding 
StateIdaho 
Land Area734 sq. milesRanked 1,313 of 3,140
Population 200614,404Ranked 2,137 of 3,140
Population 200514,424 
Population 200014,158Ranked 2,151 of 3,140
Population 199011,633Ranked 2,244 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion98% 
African American.3% 
Asian American.3% 
Native American.9% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 58.2% 
Population 5 to 1414.7% 
Population 15 to 2414.3% 
Population 25 to 3411.5% 
Population 35 to 4412.8% 
Population 45 to 5413.5% 
Population 55 to 6410.4% 
Population 65 to 747.2% 
Population 75 and up7.5% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes1816
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes4 
Robberies2 
Aggravated Assaults12 
Total Property Crimes155170
Burglaries33 
Larceny Thefts116 
Motor Vehicle Thefts6 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population8,6167,173
Unemployed Population229263
Unemployment Rate2.7%3.7%

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