Income/capita 36%
Household income 44%
Unemployment 57%
IndexBonners FerryIdahoNational
Income per capita$19,234$24,280$29,829
Median household income$31,094$49,174$55,322
Median income owner occupied$46,250$59,554$70,586
Median income renter occupied$14,148$30,762$35,192
Median earnings male$30,332$31,790$36,919
Median earnings female$16,684$20,292$26,250
Unemployment rate2.0%3.9%4.7%
Poverty level16.5%15.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Bonners Ferry is 36% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Bonners Ferry is 44% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Bonners Ferry is 57% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Bonners Ferry is 9% higher than the national average

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      Bonners Ferry employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.4%2.0%
      Manufacturing sector21.1%20.4%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%1.8%
      Wholesale & retail services12.9%4.5%
      Public administration6.9%10.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities1.6%0.0%
      Education, health & social services7.4%39.9%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Moyie Springs, ID694$37,50032%
      Bonners Ferry, ID2,476$31,09444%

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      Abita Springs, LA2,477$63,84115%
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      Pablo, MT2,475$26,79152%
      Allyn, WA2,477$68,53824%
      Bonners Ferry, ID2,476$31,09444%
      Source: The Bonners Ferry, ID employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).