Pocatello, Idaho's estimated population is 56,266 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Pocatello, Idaho is the 6th largest city in Idaho based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.
The population density is 1727.29 people/mi² (666.91 people/km²).
The overall median age is 31.6 years, 30.8 years for males, and 32.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.4 males.
Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 22,751 households in the city, with an average size of 2.57 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 2.6%, with a median rent of $641/month. The median house has 6 rooms, and has a value of $138,000.
The median income for households in Pocatello, Idaho is $42,979, while the mean household income is $60,186.
Pocatello Id Demographics
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Pocatello Id was:
Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Origin of Naturalized Citizens
Born in Idaho
Place of Birth
95.72% of Pocatello Id residents were born in the United States, with 59.50% having been born in Idaho. 2.96% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.