Idaho State Profile

The maps below explore the American Community Survey 5-year (Table S1810) disability estimates. The ACS asks a set of disability indicator questions to determine disability, if a respondent can answer “yes” to any disability question they are classified as having a disability. The data below are for all age groups.

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2017

People with Disabilities: Idaho

Map of Idaho showing disability rates by county. See Idaho State Profile page for full text description.
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This map of the state of Idaho shows general rates of disability by county. Disability rates are broken into four levels: 7.3 to 13.4%, 13.5 to 15.2%, 15.3 to 17.9%, and 18.0 to 24.9%.

The five largest urban areas (Coeur d’Alene, Nampa, Boise, Pocatello, and Idaho Falls) are labeled on the map to show if there are any differences between disability rates in urban compared to rural areas. Overall, there are higher rates of disability in rural counties than urban ones. Most of these rural counties are in the middle of the state, along the Montana border and the northern-half of the border with Oregon. Of the major cities, only Boise is in a county with the lowest rates (7.3 to 13.4%). The other cities are in counties with rates of 13.5 to 15.2%, the next highest rate.

In the upper corner there is an inset map of the United States showing how overall general disability rates in Idaho compare to other states. Overall, disability rates in Idaho are in the second-highest category, which means Idaho has slightly higher rates of disability than some other states, but lower than those with the highest rates. Disability rates in Idaho are similar to neighboring states of Oregon, Montana, Wyoming, and Nevada, and slightly higher than Washington and Utah.

To browse or download the data used to make this map, use our Disability Data Lookup Tool.

Map produced October 2019 based on 2013-2017 American Community Survey data.






Maps of Disability by Sex

People with Disabilities – Female

People with Disabilities – Male


Disability Rates by Functional Limitation

People with Vision Difficulty

Map of Idaho showing rates of people with vision difficulty by county. See Idaho State Map profile page for full text description.
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This map of the state of Idaho shows rates of people with vision difficulty for ages 5 and older by county. Rates are broken into four categories from 0.6 to 5.9%.

The five largest urban areas (Coeur d’Alene, Nampa, Boise, Pocatello, and Idaho Falls) are labeled on the map to show if there are any differences between rates in urban compared to rural areas.

Boise, Nampa, and Coeur d’Alene are in counties with the lowest rate of 0.6 to 2.3%. Idaho Falls and Pocatello are in counties with the second-lowest rate of 2.4 to 3.0%.

To browse or download the data used to make this map, use our Disability Data Lookup Tool.

Map produced April 2020 based on 2013-2017 American Community Survey data.





People with Hearing Difficulty

Map of Idaho showing rates of people with hearing difficulty by county. See Idaho State Map profile page for full text description.
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This map of the state of Idaho shows rates of people with hearing difficulty for ages 5 and older by county. Rates are broken into four categories from 1.8 to 11.4%.

The five largest urban areas (Coeur d’Alene, Nampa, Boise, Pocatello, and Idaho Falls) are labeled on the map to show if there are any differences between rates in urban compared to rural areas.

Nampa and Boise are in counties with the lowest rate of 1.8 to 4.3%. Pocatello, Idaho Falls and Coeur d’Alene are in counties with the second-lowest rate of 4.4 to 5.4%.

To browse or download the data used to make this map, use our Disability Data Lookup Tool.

Map produced April 2020 based on 2013-2017 American Community Survey data.





People with Cognitive Difficulty

Map of Idaho showing rates of people with cognitive difficulty by county. See Idaho State Map profile page for full text description.
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This map of the state of Idaho shows rates of people with cognitive difficulty by county. Rates are broken into four categories from 2.1 to 10.2%

The five largest urban areas (Coeur d’Alene, Nampa, Boise, Pocatello, and Idaho Falls) are labeled on the map to show if there are any differences between rates in urban compared to rural areas.

Boise is in a county with the lowest rate of 2.1 to 4.9%. Coeur d’Alene is in a county with the second-lowest rate of 5.0 to 5.8%. Nampa and Idaho Falls are in counties with the second-highest rate of 5.9 to 7.4%. Pocatello is in a county with the highest rate of 7.5 to 10.2%.

To browse or download the data used to make this map, use our Disability Data Lookup Tool.

Map produced April 2020 based on 2013-2017 American Community Survey data.





People with Mobility Difficulty

Map of Idaho showing rates of people with mobility difficulty by county. See Idaho State Map profile page for full text description.
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This map of the state of Idaho shows rates of people with mobility difficulty for all ages by county. Rates are broken into four categories from 3.3 to 13.3%.

The five largest urban areas (Coeur d’Alene, Nampa, Boise, Pocatello, and Idaho Falls) are labeled on the map to show if there are any differences between rates of people with mobility difficulty in urban compared to rural areas. 

Boise is in a county with the lowest rate of 3.3 to 6.2%. The other four cities are in counties with the second-lowest rate of 6.3 to 7.8%.

To browse or download the data used to make this map, use our Disability Data Lookup Tool.

Map produced April 2020 based on 2013-2017 American Community Survey data.





People with Self Care Difficulty

Map of Idaho showing rates of people with self care difficulty by county. See Idaho State Map profile page for full text description.
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This map of the state of Idaho shows rates of people with self-care difficulty by county. Rates are broken into four categories from 0.4 to 4.9%.

The five largest urban areas (Coeur d’Alene, Nampa, Boise, Pocatello, and Idaho Falls) are labeled on the map to show if there are any differences between rates in urban compared to rural areas.

Boise and Coeur d’Alene are in counties with the lowest rate of 0.4 to 2.2%. Idaho Falls and Pocatello are in counties with the second-lowest rate of 2.2 to 2.6%. Nampa is in a county with the second-highest rate of 2.7 to 3.6%.

To browse or download the data used to make this map, use our Disability Data Lookup Tool.

Map produced April 2020 based on 2013-2017 American Community Survey data.





People with Independent Living (IL) Difficulty

Map of Idaho showing rates of people with IL difficulty by county. See Idaho State Profile page for full text description.
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This map of the state of Idaho shows rates of independent living (IL) difficulty for people 18 years of age and older by county. Rates are broken into four categories from 1.6 to 10.3%.

The five largest urban areas (Coeur d’Alene, Nampa, Boise, Pocatello, and Idaho Falls) are labeled on the map to show if there are any differences between rates of people with independent living difficulty in urban compared to rural areas.

Coeur d’Alene and Boise are in counties with the second-lowest rate of 4.7 to 5.7%. Idaho Falls and Nampa are in counties with the second-highest rate of 5.8 to 7.4%. Pocatello is in a county with the highest rate of 7.5 to 10.3%.

To browse or download the data used to make this map, use our Disability Data Lookup Tool.

Map produced April 2020 based on 2013-2017 American Community Survey data.






Veterans

Veterans with Disabilities


Poverty

People with Disabilities in Poverty


Employment

People Employed with a Disability

People Unemployed with a Disability

Out of the Labor Force with a Disability


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These maps are part of RTC:Rural’s State Profile Map Series, which is part of Disability Counts.