Pocatello, ID Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 20,680 housing units in Pocatello. This represents a 10.2% growth from 18,768 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 20,609 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 71 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Pocatello is about 66.2%. Pocatello's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.3%. Average household size is 2.58 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Pocatello were built after 1966.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.20%
One Bedroom13.40%
Two Bedrooms27.60%
Three Bedrooms28.60%
Four Bedrooms18.50%
Five Bedrooms or more8.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.75
Median year structure was built1966
Median Value of occupied units$87,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$80,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.24
Median year structure was built1965
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$338

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.10%
Second Mortgage9.10%
Home Equity Loan6.70%
Simple Mortgage57.50%
Debt Free26.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.7%