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See what Ponderay, ID has to offer.

Who Lives Here

Ponderay Demographics

Education

High School

39%

Associate's

42%

Bachelor's

13%

Master's

5%

Doctorate

1%

Family Size

2 people

49%

3 people

23%

4 people

17%

5 people

8%

6+ people

3%

Household Income

0-50k

54%

50-100k

31%

100-150k

12%

150-200k

2%

200k+

1%

Age

0-10

11%

10-20

13%

20-45

27%

45-65

30%

65+

18%

Getting Around Ponderay

Ponderay Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

56%

15-30 Mins

27%

30-40 Mins

5%

40-60 Mins

7%

60+ Mins

6%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 2828

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Percentage: 5252

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 4 of 5 renters

What Renters Are Saying

Ponderay Features

Busy Streets

No

Say 5 of 5 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 5 of 5 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 5 of 5 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 4 of 5 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 4 of 5 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 4 of 5 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 4 of 5 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Near Downtown

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Nice Views

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Ponderay Education

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

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Top Schools in Ponderay

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Living in Ponderay, ID

Ponderay, Idaho is a small town with a population of just over 1,000. With an average age of just over 38, the town's population is middle-of-the-pack compared to other cities in Idaho, which has an average age of 36. The majority of residents own their homes in Ponderay, and 45% of residents rent. Renting remains an affordable option, though, as the town boasts a relatively low average rent of $769/month. Over the course of a year, renters in Ponderay will save around $1000 compared to the state average.

Ponderay has a relatively large concentration of residents over the age of 25 who have a high school degree or GED (21%) compared to the state average. Furthermore, 7% have earned a Bachelor's degree and 4% possess a Master's or Doctoral degree. Many Ponderay residents work in one of four industries: retail, healthcare, manufacturing, and entertainment. Combined, these industries account for 26% of the labor force in the town. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many residents work in sales, as 10% of the town's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any field. Ponderay workers earn an average annual income of nearly $56,000, about $7,000 less than their peers elsewhere in Idaho. The town's average income also falls below the national average of $73,345.

Averaging about 20 minutes, the commute time for Ponderay residents is quicker than the state average of about 21 minutes. Driving a vehicle is the prevailing mode of getting to work, selected by 36% of residents, while public transit is not extensively used. Relatively few residents (2%) commute to work on foot, though the number does exceed the national average.