Payette County Information

Payette in Idaho occupies 410 square miles and has a 2006 population of 22,595, a change from a 2000 population of 20,578 and 16,434 in 1990. 14.4% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 12% percent is 25-35, and 13.2% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 46 acts of violent crime reported in Payette in 2004, a change from 41 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 563 people: 5.4% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 6.5%.

Read more about Payette, Idaho in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyPayette 
StateIdaho 
Land Area410 sq. milesRanked 2,543 of 3,140
Population 200622,595Ranked 1,693 of 3,140
Population 200522,114 
Population 200020,578Ranked 1,756 of 3,140
Population 199016,434Ranked 1,897 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion96.5% 
African American.1% 
Asian American1% 
Native American.9% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 57.3% 
Population 5 to 1415.4% 
Population 15 to 2414.4% 
Population 25 to 3412% 
Population 35 to 4413.2% 
Population 45 to 5413.6% 
Population 55 to 6410.8% 
Population 65 to 747% 
Population 75 and up6.3% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes4641
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes7 
Robberies5 
Aggravated Assaults34 
Total Property Crimes546548
Burglaries128 
Larceny Thefts389 
Motor Vehicle Thefts29 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population10,40210,012
Unemployed Population563654
Unemployment Rate5.4%6.5%

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