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Jobs
8/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9

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Blackfoot, Idaho Info Snack

Blackfoot is a city in Bingham County, Idaho, United States. The population was 11,899 at the 2010 census. The city is the county seat of Bingham County. Blackfoot boasts the largest potato industry in any one area, and is known as the "Potato Capital of the World." It is the site of the Idaho Potato Museum (a museum and gift shop that displays and explains the history of Idaho's potato industry), and the home of the world's largest baked potato and potato chip. Blackfoot is also the location of the Eastern Idaho State Fair, which operates between Labor Day weekend and the following weekend.
Population
11,850
Unemployment
4.0%
Poverty
18.2%
Median Home
$122,800
Median Income
$43,007
Median Rent
$616

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Map Of Blackfoot, ID

Population over time in Blackfoot

Year Population % Change
2017 11,850 -0.2%
2016 11,878 0.3%
2015 11,843 -0.4%
2014 11,891 0.1%
2013 11,875 0.8%
2012 11,781 0.7%
2011 11,702 1.5%
2010 11,524 -

Crime in Blackfoot Per 100k

Crime Blackfoot ID USA
Violent Crime 345.4 226.4 382.9
Murder 8.4 1.9 5.3
Robbery 8.4 11.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 286.4 172.0 248.9
Property Crime 2864.4 1635.4 2362.0
Burglary 716.1 329.4 430.4
Larceny 2005.1 1181.1 1694.0
Car Theft 143.2 125.0 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Blackfoot

White
76.8% (9,100)
African American
0.4% (47)
American Indian
0.8% (89)
Asian
2.2% (257)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.2% (144)
Hispanic
18.7% (2,213)
Race Blackfoot ID USA
White 76.8% 82.5% 61.5%
African American 0.4% 0.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.8% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.2% 1.3% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.2% 2.0% 2.3%
Hispanic 18.7% 12.2% 17.6%

Household Income For Blackfoot, Idaho

Less than $10,000
13.4% (158,790)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.9% (69,915)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.8% (151,680)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.6% (125,610)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.4% (158,790)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.3% (216,855)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.0% (142,200)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.4% (111,390)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.6% (18,960)
$200,000 or more
2.5% (29,625)
Income Blackfoot ID USA
Less than $10,000 13.4% 6.8% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.9% 5.0% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.8% 10.6% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.6% 11.2% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.4% 15.3% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.3% 20.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.0% 12.3% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.4% 11.9% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.6% 3.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 3.2% 6.3%

Gender in Blackfoot

Female
50.6% (6,000)
Male
49.4% (5,849)
Gender Blackfoot ID USA
Female 50.6% 49.9% 50.8%
Male 49.4% 50.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Blackfoot for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.1% (604)
9-12th Grade
5.2% (614)
High School / GED
30.1% (3,570)
Some College
26.5% (3,144)
Associate's Degree
7.7% (913)
Bachelor's Degree
18.1% (2,141)
Master's Degree
5.3% (622)
Professional Degree
1.1% (132)
Doctorate Degree
0.9% (106)
Education Blackfoot ID USA
< 9th Grade 5.1% 3.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 5.2% 6.1% 7.2%
High School / GED 30.1% 27.4% 27.3%
Some College 26.5% 26.6% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.7% 9.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 18.1% 18.2% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.3% 5.9% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.1% 1.5% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.9% 1.1% 1.4%

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