Pocatello, Idaho

Population 54,549

Pocatello is located in Bannock County, ID. The population is 54,549, making Pocatello the largest city in Bannock County and the 5th largest city in the state of Idaho.

There are 28 public schools in Pocatello with an average Homefacts rating of B. The total crime rate for Pocatello is moderate , and there are 3 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Pocatello is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Pocatello property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Pocatello include Chubbuck, Tyhee and Arbon Valley.

Pocatello Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 7.5%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 62.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 29.9%

Crime Rate

9.63% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 156
  • Violent Crimes: 412
  • Robbery: 16
  • Burglary: 400
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

96.54% Lower than national avg.
  • 3 offenders in Pocatello
  • 0.55 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

262 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 9
  • Registered Polluters: 9
  • Superfunds: 26
  • Tanks & Spills: 218


Low 2.6%
  • Idaho unemployment average: 2.3%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

Schools view all

28 Public Schools view public schools

There are 28 K-12 public schools in Pocatello, ID and 3 private schools. Homefacts rates Pocatello's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.

1 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

3 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$318,750 compared to December 1969
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

65 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Pocatello, ID issued 65 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Pocatello, ID issued 67 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $547
  • 1 Bedroom: $622
  • 2 Bedrooms: $818
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,160
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,400

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Environmental Hazards

262 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (156/156)
    Pocatello, ID has 100% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Pocatello, ID is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.59 Average
    Pocatello, ID is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 23.13°
  • February 27.45°
  • March 37.72°
  • April 43.95°
  • May 52.7°
  • June 62.73°
  • July 70.88°
  • August 69.73°
  • September 60.13°
  • October 45.38°
  • November 34.73°
  • December 22.36°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Pocatello, ID

Pocatello, ID has a high risk of earthquakes.
Pocatello, ID has no risk of hurricanes.
Pocatello, ID has a low risk of hail storms.
Pocatello, ID has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Pocatello, ID: $41,172


Unemployment in Pocatello is 2.6%. It is moderate in comparison to the state and national averages, 2.3% and 3.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 38.15%
White Collar - 61.85%


State Representatives

  • Gov. C. L. Butch Otter
  • Sen. Mike Crapo
  • Sen. James E. Risch

City Representatives

  • Mike Simpson

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

23 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

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