Lemhi County Information

Lemhi in Idaho occupies 4,570 square miles and has a 2006 population of 7,930, a change from a 2000 population of 7,806 and 6,899 in 1990. 13.2% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 8.2% percent is 25-35, and 11.9% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 10 acts of violent crime reported in Lemhi in 2004, a change from reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 222 people: 5.5% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 7.8%.

Read more about Lemhi, Idaho in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyLemhi 
StateIdaho 
Land Area4,570 sq. milesRanked 103 of 3,140
Population 20067,930Ranked 2,597 of 3,140
Population 20057,868 
Population 20007,806Ranked 2,626 of 3,140
Population 19906,899Ranked 2,671 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion98.3% 
African American.1% 
Asian American.1% 
Native American.6% 
Pacific Islander% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 54.7% 
Population 5 to 1412% 
Population 15 to 2413.2% 
Population 25 to 348.2% 
Population 35 to 4411.9% 
Population 45 to 5416.3% 
Population 55 to 6415.7% 
Population 65 to 749.7% 
Population 75 and up8.3% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes10 
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes1 
Robberies  
Aggravated Assaults9 
Total Property Crimes71 
Burglaries17 
Larceny Thefts52 
Motor Vehicle Thefts2 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population4,0263,841
Unemployed Population222300
Unemployment Rate5.5%7.8%

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