StatisticPocatelloIdahoNational
Population54,5921,787,065328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)1,6762291
Median age31.435.737.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)53%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1848%45%43%
Speak English91%89%79%
Speak Spanish4%8%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Pocatello is 7518% higher than Idaho
  • The median age in Pocatello is 12% lower than Idaho
  • In Pocatello 90.93% of the population is White
  • In Pocatello 0.85% of the population is Black
  • In Pocatello 1.40% of the population is Asian

Compare Pocatello, ID Demographics

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      Pocatello population breakdown by race

      RacePocatelloIdahoNational
      White90.93%91.30%73.35%
      Black0.85%0.64%12.63%
      Asian1.40%1.32%5.22%
      American Indian1.83%1.31%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.21%0.12%0.18%
      Mixed race3.26%2.57%3.06%
      Other race1.52%2.74%4.75%
      In Pocatello, 8.5% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

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      Pocatello age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Pocatello, ID demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).