pocatello Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 650 2.2 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 8,850 30.6 % 32.2 %
Some College 9,478 32.7 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 6,377 22.0 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 3,601 12.4 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 26,784 92.5 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 8,658 29.9 % 29.9 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 54,592 - -
19 years old and under 15,814 29.0 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 20,650 37.8 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 11,628 21.3 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 6,500 11.9 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 46,082 94.7 % 84.4 %
Spanish 1,794 3.7 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 804 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 6,265 30.5 % 33.6 %
Married 10,191 49.6 % 50.4 %
Separated 348 1.7 % 2.5 %
Divorced 3,724 18.1 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 22,450 - -
Occupied Housing Units 20,425 91.0 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 2,025 9.0 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 14,001 62.4 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 1,004 4.5 % 5.9 %
2-Units 1,593 7.1 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 1,543 6.9 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 990 4.4 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 728 3.2 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 913 4.1 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 1,664 7.4 % 6.2 %
Boat, RV, or Van 14 0.1 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 2,287 10.2 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,776 7.9 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 4,636 20.7 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 2,677 11.9 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 5,391 24.0 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 3,420 15.2 % 12.8 %
Electric 6,706 29.9 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 113 0.5 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 12,873 57.3 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 221 1.0 % 4.1 %
Coal 32 0.1 % 0.1 %
Wood 331 1.5 % 1.6 %
Solar 5 0.0 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 47 0.2 % 0.4 %
None 97 0.4 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 49,639 94.1 % 75.1 %
African-American 465 0.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 999 1.9 % 0.9 %
Asian 766 1.5 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 829 1.6 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 41,172 57,617
Median Family Income 55,977 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 22,192 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 31.25 %
  • Temperature 32.53 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.83 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 41.63
    [CDD] 0

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