The City of Preston had a population of 5,412 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Preston is located at latitude 42.0989 and longitude -111.8784 in Franklin County. The formal boundaries for the City of Preston (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.64 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Franklin County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,715 feet.
The City of Preston (GNIS ID: 2411490) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Idaho is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Preston is located within Preston Division of Franklin County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Preston population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Preston: City of Preston, Worm Creek.
|Population in Households||5,331|
|Population in Familes||4,771|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||81|
|Average Household Size||2.92|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,969 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,338 (68.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||489 (24.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||141 ( 7.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$160,417|
|Average Home Value||$206,623|
|Median Household Income||$48,871|
|Average Household Income||$61,427|
|Per Capita Income||$20,965|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.18%|
|Per Capita Income||1.44%|
The table below compares Preston to the other 227 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Idaho by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 32||86th|
|Population Density1||# 125||45th|
|Diversity Index2||# 120||48th|
|Median Household Income||# 67||71st|
|Per Capita Income||# 112||51st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Idaho Census Data Comparison Tool.