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The City of Post Falls is the 9th largest city in Idaho with a population of 35,894 as of July 1, 2020. Post Falls ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Idaho. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Post Falls is located at latitude 47.718 and longitude -116.9516 in Kootenai County. The formal boundaries for the City of Post Falls encompass a land area of 14.35 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Kootenai County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 2,182 feet.
The City of Post Falls (GNIS ID: 2411475) 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 Post Falls is located within Post Falls-Rathdrum Division of Kootenai County.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Post Falls: Marshall, Q'emiln.
|Total Population||35,894 (100%)|
|Population in Households||35,813 (99.8%)|
|Population in Families||29,461 (82.1%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||81 ( 0.2%)|
|Median Household Income||$52,961|
|Average Household Income||$67,077|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||18%|
|Per Capita Income||$24,712|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||14,536 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||9,307 (64.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||3,916 (26.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,313 ( 9.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$230,367|
|Average Home Value||$297,289|
|Housing Affordability Index3||139|
|Average Household Size||2.71|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.97%|
|Per Capita Income||2.01%|
|Owner Occupied HU||2.17%|
The table below compares Post Falls to the other 227 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Idaho by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 9||96th|
|Population Density||# 25||89th|
|Median Household Income||# 90||61st|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 94||41st|
|Per Capita Income||# 110||52nd|
|Diversity Index||# 123||46th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Idaho Census Data Comparison Tool.