Pocatello, ID : What you need to know

Set against a Rocky Mountain backdrop in eastern Idaho, the Bannock County seat of Pocatello beckons newcomers with its beautiful views, outdoor adventure and rich educational and business opportunities. While the gold rush and railroad drew people here in the mid-19th century, a convenient location, easy transportation routes, Idaho State University and an excellent quality of life are today's newcomer magnets.


Pocatello, ID City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 54549
Latest Population Increase 92.65
Median age 31
Median Household Income $40269
Median Home Price $133700
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Pocatello, ID Rankings

Pocatello, ID Demographics

Population By Gender

  Population Men 49.2%
  Population Women 50.8%

 
TOTAL MILITARY : 0.1
In Pocatello

 
33% CIVILIAN VETERANS
In Pocatello

Median Population

Median age 31
Age 18 Over 74.4
Age 21 Over 68.7
Age 62 Over 13.9
Age 65 Over 11

Race

  Ethnicity White 91.2%
  Ethnicity Black 1%
  Ethnicity Asian 1.6%
  Ethnicity Hawaiian 0.2%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 8.5%
  Ethnicity Indian 1.7%
  Ethnicity Other 1.2%

Economics

  Median Household Income 40269
  Median Home Price 133700
  Homes Owned 38.7
  Homes Rent 61.3
  Median Property Rent 616

Many people in Pocatello enjoy volunteering, doing things that are right and make sense for the community.
Loren Azzola, community volunteer

Language

  English Only 90.9
  English Other 9.1
  English Poor 1600000

 
COMMUTE TIME : 16.4 MINUTES
in Pocatello

 
CLOSEST AIRPORT
within 60 miles of Pocatello

Commute Types

  Walked 5.2
  Worked at Home 3.2
  Public Transportation 1.9
  Other Means 2.8
  Drove Alone 76.4
  Carpooled 10.5

37/100
WALK SCORE
for Pocatello