The City of Post Falls is the 10th largest city in Idaho with a population of 31,770 as of July 1, 2017. 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 47.7202 and longitude -116.9388 in Kootenai County. The formal boundaries for the City of Post Falls (see map below) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Post Falls population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Post Falls: Marshall, Q'emiln.
|Daytime Population: Workers||11,307|
|Daytime Population: Residents||16,660|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||27,967|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.88|
|Population in Households||31,691|
|Population in Familes||26,134|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||79|
|Median Household Income||$48,077|
|Average Household Income||$60,331|
|Per Capita Income||$22,357|
|Total Housing Units||12,685 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||7,980 (62.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||3,752 (29.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||953 ( 7.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$186,449|
|Average Home Value||$223,888|
|Average Household Size||2.7|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.86%|
|Per Capita Income||1.94%|
The table below compares Post Falls to the other 227 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Idaho by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 10||96th|
|Population Density||# 31||87th|
|Diversity Index||# 129||44th|
|Median Household Income||# 72||69th|
|Per Capita Income||# 95||59th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Idaho Census Data Comparison Tool.