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Idaho Falls, Idaho

Idaho Falls is a city located in Bonneville County, Idaho. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 50,730. The city is the county seat of Bonneville County6.

Geography Idaho Falls is located at 43°29'30" North, 112°1'57" West (43.491775, -112.032509)1.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 45.0 km² (17.4 mi²). 44.2 km² (17.1 mi²) of it is land and 0.8 km² (0.3 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 1.67% water.

Demographics As of the census of 2000, there are 50,730 people, 18,793 households, and 13,173 families residing in the city. The population density is 1,147.4/km² (2,972.2/mi²). There are 19,771 housing units at an average density of 447.2/km² (1,158.4/mi²). The racial makeup of the city is 92.09% White, 0.62% African American, 0.76% Native American, 1.05% Asian, 0.06% Pacific Islander, 3.81% from other races, and 1.61% from two or more races. 7.18% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 18,793 households out of which 37.5% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.5% are married couples living together, 10.2% have a female householder with no husband present, and 29.9% are non-families. 25.3% of all households are made up of individuals and 9.1% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.65 and the average family size is 3.21.

In the city the population is spread out with 30.3% under the age of 18, 10.1% from 18 to 24, 27.6% from 25 to 44, 20.9% from 45 to 64, and 11.1% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 32 years. For every 100 females there are 97.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 94.8 males.

The median income for a household in the city is $40,512, and the median income for a family is $47,431. Males have a median income of $39,082 versus $23,001 for females. The per capita income for the city is $18,857. 10.9% of the population and 7.8% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 12.7% are under the age of 18 and 6.3% are 65 or older.

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