pocatello Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 758 2.7 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 8,735 30.7 % 32.6 %
Some College 9,359 32.8 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 6,070 21.3 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 3,574 12.5 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 26,273 92.2 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 8,321 29.2 % 29.2 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 54,549 - -
19 years old and under 15,770 28.9 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 20,956 38.4 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 11,801 21.6 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 6,022 11.0 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 45,853 94.3 % 84.6 %
Spanish 2,011 4.1 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 759 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 6,218 30.5 % 33.5 %
Married 10,188 50.0 % 50.5 %
Separated 403 2.0 % 2.6 %
Divorced 3,557 17.5 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 22,392 - -
Occupied Housing Units 20,428 91.2 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,964 8.8 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 13,944 62.3 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 1,069 4.8 % 5.8 %
2-Units 1,487 6.6 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 1,652 7.4 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 1,071 4.8 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 706 3.2 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 930 4.2 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 1,518 6.8 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 15 0.1 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 2,504 11.2 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,712 7.6 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 4,706 21.0 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 2,748 12.3 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 5,462 24.4 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 3,207 14.3 % 13.0 %
Electric 6,883 30.7 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 139 0.6 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 12,629 56.4 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 203 0.9 % 4.1 %
Coal 13 0.1 % 0.1 %
Wood 347 1.5 % 1.8 %
Solar 4 0.0 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 121 0.5 % 0.4 %
None 89 0.4 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 49,730 94.2 % 75.5 %
African-American 524 1.0 % 13.1 %
Native American 914 1.7 % 0.8 %
Asian 896 1.7 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 672 1.3 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 40,269 55,775
Median Family Income 53,861 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 20,697 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 70.00 %
  • Temperature 78.73 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.98 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 4.4
    [CDD] 1.8
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 2.53 %
6.0 0.42 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com