Living in Pocatello, ID

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Pocatello, Idaho Info Snack

Population
55,525
Unemployment
5.8%
Poverty
18.5%
Median Home
$148,200
Median Income
$46,617
Median Rent
$656

Pocatello SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9.5

Pocatello, ID Crime Report

1,559
Total Crimes
2,758.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
11.38%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Pocatello
/ 100k People
Idaho
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,559 2,758.6 1,443.3 2,476.7
Violent Crime 233 412.3 223.8 366.7
Murder 1 1.8 2.0 5.0
Robbery 9 15.9 8.7 81.6
Aggravated Assault 193 341.5 167.9 250.2
Property Crime 1,326 2,346.3 1,219.5 2,109.9
Burglary 226 399.9 219.7 340.5
Larceny 1,012 1,790.7 911.8 1,549.5
Car Theft 88 155.7 87.9 219.9

Pocatello, ID Cost Of Living

85
Pocatello's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Pocatello Idaho National Average
Overall 85 94 100
Services 92 99 100
Groceries 90 93 100
Health 91 96 100
Housing 71 88 100
Transportation 103 108 100
Utilities 82 82 100

Pocatello, ID Photos

Eastern Pocatello
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Pocatello in Idaho

Map Of Pocatello, ID

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Population over time in Pocatello

Year Population % Change
2019 55,525 0.7%
2018 55,162 0.9%
2017 54,658 0.1%
2016 54,592 0.1%
2015 54,549 0.2%
2014 54,466 0.2%
2013 54,355 0.4%
2012 54,145 0.7%
2011 53,755 0.9%
2010 53,258 -

Race / Ethnicity in Pocatello

White
83.4% (46,322)
African American
0.9% (478)
American Indian
1.5% (848)
Asian
2.1% (1,158)
Hawaiian
0.2% (94)
Other
0.1% (79)
Two Or More
2.8% (1,560)
Hispanic
9.0% (4,986)
Race Pocatello ID USA
White 83.4% 82.0% 60.7%
African American 0.9% 0.7% 12.3%
American Indian 1.5% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.1% 1.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.8% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 9.0% 12.5% 18.0%

Gender in Pocatello

Female
51.1% (28,364)
Male
48.9% (27,161)
Gender Pocatello ID USA
Female 51.1% 49.9% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 50.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Pocatello for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (1,665)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (2,776)
High School / GED
26.0% (14,436)
Some College
27.0% (14,991)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (4,997)
Bachelor's Degree
21.0% (11,660)
Master's Degree
6.0% (3,331)
Professional Degree
1.0% (555)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (1,110)
Education Pocatello ID USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 26.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 21.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Pocatello, Idaho

Less than $10,000
8.0% (443,461)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.4% (357,552)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.8% (654,353)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.4% (632,139)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.1% (837,411)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.5% (973,902)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.7% (647,127)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.9% (714,301)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.1% (172,085)
$200,000 or more
2.2% (120,165)
Income Pocatello ID USA
Less than $10,000 8.0% 5.7% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.4% 4.4% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.8% 9.8% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.4% 10.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.1% 14.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.5% 20.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.7% 12.9% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.9% 13.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.1% 4.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.2% 4.0% 7.7%

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