|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Jerome is 12,555. Jerome, Idaho is the 2,677th largest city in the US.
Jerome is located entirely in Jerome County.
The current population of Jerome (12,555) is it's peak population.
Jerome has grown 54.4% since the 2000. Jerome, Idaho is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 84% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Jerome has a population density of 1,971.8 people per square mile.
|2676||Somerville, New Jersey||12,559||1.8%|
|2678||Liberty Lake, Washington||12,534||257.9%|
|2679||Freehold, New Jersey||12,532||13.8%|
|2682||Oneonta, New York||12,508||-5.5%|
The total voting age population of Jerome, Idaho, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 6,410. The voting age population is 46.1% male and 53.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 11.6% of the residents of Jerome are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Jerome are 93.9% White, 1.6% Other, 1.5% Asian, 1.3% American Indian, 1.3% Two or more races, 0.2% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 0.1% Black. Additionally, 36.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Jerome, 26.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 43.8%. On a per-household basis, 20.4% of families are below the poverty line in Jerome.
Among those aged 16 and older, 67.6% of Jerome residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 72.4% of Jerome residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 12.6% have a bachelor's degree and 3.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Jerome residents aged 5 and older, 28.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 28.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Jerome is 1.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Jerome, 6.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Jerome is $45,148.
In Jerome, 57.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 42.6% of housing units in Jerome.
Of all the housing units in Jerome, 12.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Jerome, 18.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 750 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Jerome is $779.
In Jerome, 72.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.