Idaho Falls Metro Area

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  6. Idaho Falls Metro Area Education Information
  7. Idaho Falls Metro Area Business Information
  8. Idaho Falls Metro Area Public Benefits Information
  9. Idaho Falls Metro Area Criminal Information
  10. Idaho Falls Metro Area Immigration & Civil Rights Information
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Idaho Falls Metro Area Legal Resources

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Idaho Falls Metro Area Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 101,677
  • Land Area (2000): 7,675.587 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 110.452 square kilometers

Idaho Falls Metro Area Population By Year


Year  Population Year  Population Year  Population
2003 106,934 2005 113,276 2006 116,402
2004 109,314     2007 119,795

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Houses (2000): 36,771

Idaho Falls Metro Area Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 141,280 68.53%
 Rural, Farm 8,373 4.06%
 Rural, Non-farm 56,492 27.40%

Idaho Falls Metro Area Real Estate Lawyers provide services for home buying/selling, commercial real estate, leases, landlord tenant, construction, land use and zoning laws. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Idaho Falls Metro Area Employment Information

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Idaho Falls Metro Area Labor Force By Month


Year Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
1990 46,783 44,980 1,804 3.86% 39
1991 48,951 46,936 2,015 4.12% 41
1992 50,448 47,948 2,500 4.95% 50
1993 51,908 49,588 2,320 4.47% 45
1994 52,925 50,576 2,349 4.44% 45
1995 52,783 50,506 2,276 4.31% 43
1996 53,564 51,276 2,287 4.27% 43
1997 55,029 52,950 2,080 3.78% 38
1998 55,997 53,898 2,099 3.75% 38
1999 56,808 54,780 2,027 3.57% 36
2000 50,668 48,938 1,730 3.41% 34
2001 51,926 50,089 1,836 3.54% 36
2002 53,029 51,053 1,975 3.72% 37
2003 55,539 53,580 1,959 3.53% 35
2004 56,638 54,751 1,887 3.33% 34
2005 59,266 57,523 1,743 2.94% 29
2006 60,322 58,821 1,500 2.49% 25
2007 61,902 60,664 1,238 2.00% 20
2008 62,374 60,732 1,642 2.63% 26
Month Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
Jan 2008 61,300 59,607 1,693 2.76% 28
Feb 2008 61,029 59,340 1,689 2.77% 28
Mar 2008 61,870 60,206 1,664 2.69% 27
Apr 2008 60,869 59,489 1,380 2.27% 23
May 2008 62,389 61,183 1,206 1.93% 19
Jun 2008 63,063 61,540 1,523 2.42% 24
Jul 2008 63,200 61,656 1,544 2.44% 24
Aug 2008 63,739 61,804 1,935 3.04% 30
Sep 2008 63,903 61,763 2,140 3.35% 33
Oct, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Nov, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Dec, 2008 -- -- -- --% --

Idaho Falls Metro Area Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 8,274 15.94%
2. Construction 6,338 12.21%
3. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 3,416 6.58%
4. Accommodation and Food Services 2,842 5.48%
5. Public Administration 2,774 5.34%
6. Educational Services 2,444 4.71%
7. Repair and Maintenance 1,792 3.45%
8. Health Care 1,642 3.16%
9. Food Manufacturing 1,344 2.59%
10. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 1,254 2.42%
11. Truck Transportation 1,170 2.25%
12. Building Materials / Hardware / Lawn and Garden Supplies 1,116 2.15%
13. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 1,114 2.15%
14. Finance and Insurance 990 1.91%
15. Groceries and Related Products, Wholesale 988 1.90%
16. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 856 1.65%
17. Utilities 856 1.65%
18. Chemical Manufacturing 842 1.62%
19. Food and Beverage Stores 794 1.53%
20. Metal Manufactuing 546 1.05%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Educational Services 6,010 14.55%
2. Health Care 5,202 12.60%
3. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 4,378 10.60%
4. Accommodation and Food Services 3,028 7.33%
5. Public Administration 1,906 4.62%
6. Finance and Insurance 1,744 4.22%
7. Social Assistance 1,650 4.00%
8. Department and Other General Stores 1,424 3.45%
9. Food and Beverage Stores 1,280 3.10%
10. Food Manufacturing 904 2.19%
11. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 834 2.02%
12. Construction 818 1.98%
13. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 726 1.76%
14. Personal and Laundry Services 690 1.67%
15. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 622 1.51%
16. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 554 1.34%
17. Chemical Manufacturing 516 1.25%
18. Used Merchandise / Gift / Misc. Stores 502 1.22%
19. Building Materials / Hardware / Lawn and Garden Supplies 454 1.10%
20. Publishing / Movie / Sound Recording Industries 434 1.05%

Idaho Falls Metro Area Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Other Management Occupations 2,928 5.64%
2. Engineers 2,614 5.04%
3. Other Sales and Related Occupations 2,586 4.98%
4. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 2,436 4.69%
5. Vehicle Mechanics 1,678 3.23%
6. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 1,656 3.19%
7. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 1,582 3.05%
8. Agricultural Workers 1,548 2.98%
9. Other Production Occupations 1,536 2.96%
10. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 1,472 2.84%
11. Other Installation / Maintenance 1,446 2.79%
12. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 1,418 2.73%
13. Farmers and Farm Managers 1,384 2.67%
14. Other Construction Trades 1,298 2.50%
15. Computer Specialists 1,264 2.44%
16. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 1,212 2.34%
17. Carpenters 1,042 2.01%
18. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 1,040 2.00%
19. Life and Physical Scientists 1,018 1.96%
20. Top Executives 940 1.81%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Secretaries and Admins 3,132 7.58%
2. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 2,312 5.60%
3. Other Office and Admin Support 2,172 5.26%
4. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 1,932 4.68%
5. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 1,622 3.93%
6. Cashiers 1,600 3.87%
7. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 1,522 3.69%
8. Other Sales and Related Occupations 1,406 3.40%
9. Other Management Occupations 1,228 2.97%
10. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 1,144 2.77%
11. Health Technologists and Technicians 1,112 2.69%
12. Child Care Workers 1,092 2.64%
13. Registered Nurses 1,050 2.54%
14. Waiters and Waitresses 984 2.38%
15. Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians 958 2.32%
16. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 862 2.09%
17. Nursing / Psychiatric / Home Health 830 2.01%
18. Business Operations Specialists 796 1.93%
19. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 784 1.90%
20. Other Production Occupations 740 1.79%

Idaho Falls Metro Area Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 80,948 54.86%
15-35 hours 20,905 14.17%
1-14 hours 7,147 4.84%
No regular hours 38,545 26.12%

Idaho Falls Metro Area Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 1,870 2.11%
5 AM-5:29 AM 2,477 2.80%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 4,805 5.42%
6 AM-6:29 AM 6,128 6.92%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 9,109 10.28%
7 AM-7:29 AM 11,666 13.17%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 18,877 21.30%
8 AM-8:29 AM 9,673 10.92%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 4,750 5.36%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 4,949 5.58%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 2,085 2.35%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 1,294 1.46%
Noon-3:59 PM 5,380 6.07%
4 PM-11:59 PM 5,550 6.26%

Idaho Falls Metro Area Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 4,587 5.18%
5-9 15,638 17.65%
10-14 21,892 24.71%
15-19 17,390 19.62%
20-24 9,358 10.56%
25-29 2,503 2.82%
30-34 5,380 6.07%
35-39 723 0.82%
40-44 822 0.93%
45-59 2,749 3.10%
60-89 5,063 5.71%
At least 90 2,508 2.83%

Idaho Falls Metro Area Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 253 0.29% 71,115 80.25%
30-44 225 0.25% 6,700 7.56%
45-59 564 0.64% 2,185 2.47%
At least 60 3,876 4.37% 3,695 4.17%

Idaho Falls Metro Area Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 214 0.23%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 9,721 10.41%
 Car / truck / van, solo 71,464 76.54%
 Motorcycle 62 0.07%
 Other 279 0.30%
 Public transportation 4,918 5.27%
 Walked 1,955 2.09%
 Worked at home 4,760 5.10%

Idaho Falls Metro Area Employment Lawyers handle cases involving employment contracts, severance agreements, OSHA, workers compensation, ADA, race, sex, pregnancy, national-orgin, sexual orientation and age discrimination, sexual harassment, hours & wages and overtime issues. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Idaho Falls Metro Area Family Information

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Households (2000): 69,286 (200,924 people)
Families (2000): 52,768 (178,496 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 23,558
People at same address in 1995: 103,801

Idaho Falls Metro Area Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 5,636 8.02%
$10,000-$14,999 4,279 6.09%
$15,000-$19,999 4,838 6.89%
$20,000-$24,999 5,241 7.46%
$25,000-$29,999 4,877 6.94%
$30,000-$34,999 4,602 6.55%
$35,000-$39,999 4,285 6.10%
$40,000-$44,999 4,801 6.84%
$45,000-$49,999 4,001 5.70%
$50,000-$59,999 6,826 9.72%
$60,000-$74,999 7,965 11.34%
$75,000-$99,999 7,055 10.05%
$100,000-$124,999 2,909 4.14%
$125,000-$149,999 1,041 1.48%
$150,000-$199,999 880 1.25%
$200,000 or more 995 1.42%

Idaho Falls Metro Area Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 7,054 20.36%
 Family, 2 people 9,986 28.82%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 1,004 2.90%
 Family, 3 people 5,427 15.66%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 189 0.55%
 Family, 4 people 5,079 14.66%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 46 0.13%
 Family, 5 people 3,065 8.84%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 13 0.04%
 Family, 6 people 1,622 4.68%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 3 0.01%
 Family, 7 or more people 1,164 3.36%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 2 0.01%

Idaho Falls Metro Area Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 58,683 29.24%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 27,209 13.56%
Public Assistance 2,321 1.16%
Retirement 11,626 5.79%
Self Employment 13,930 6.94%
Social Security 17,518 8.73%
Supplemental Security 2,422 1.21%
Wage / Salary 56,281 28.04%
Other 10,734 5.35%

Idaho Falls Metro Area Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 21,074 46.37%
 With children under 18 24,371 53.63%

Idaho Falls Metro Area Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 6,602 8.83%
 Married 48,214 64.47%
 Never Married 18,912 25.29%
 Widowed 1,061 1.42%

Idaho Falls Metro Area Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 8,270 10.79%
 Married 48,006 62.65%
 Never Married 14,291 18.65%
 Widowed 6,063 7.91%

Idaho Falls Metro Area Family Lawyers help clients with family law issues, such as marriage, divorce, domestic partnerships, adoptions, paternity, annulment, child support, custody, division of property, alimony, palimony, restraining orders, spousal support, uncontested divorce and visitation rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Idaho Falls Metro Area Education Information

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Idaho Falls Metro Area Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 5,986 4.32%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 14,807 10.68%
 High school diploma or equivalent 38,802 27.98%
 Some college, no degree 37,748 27.22%
 Associate degree 11,854 8.55%
 Bachelors degree 19,919 14.36%
 Graduate or professional degree 9,550 6.89%

Idaho Falls Metro Area Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 1,912 1.88% 2,000 1.97% 3,912 3.85%
Kindergarten 3,103 3.05% 186 0.18% 3,289 3.23%
Grades 1-4 14,294 14.06% 446 0.44% 14,740 14.50%
Grades 5-8 15,116 14.87% 341 0.34% 15,457 15.20%
Grades 9-12 16,831 16.55% 226 0.22% 17,057 16.78%
Undergrad college 5,689 5.60% 1,009 0.99% 6,698 6.59%
Graduate or professional school 1,446 1.42% 236 0.23% 1,682 1.65%
Total 58,391 57.43% 4,444 4.37% 62,835 61.80%

Idaho Falls Metro Area Education Lawyers represent colleges, school districts, other educational institutions, and students in the practice of education law. They handle issues related to No Child Left Behind, special education, and disability rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Idaho Falls Metro Area Business Information

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Idaho Falls Metro Area Businesses Changes By Year

Year  Business Births  Business Deaths
2003 417 279
2004 407 319

Idaho Falls Metro Area Business Lawyers provide services for corporations, LLCs, partnerships, contracts, franchising and business litigation. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Idaho Falls Metro Area Public Benefits Information

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Idaho Falls Metro Area Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 183,236 89.81%
 Below Poverty Level 20,789 10.19%

Idaho Falls Metro Area Public Benefits Lawyers assess the range of local, state and federal government benefits to which their clients may be entitled and help them apply for such programs, as well as appeal decisions denying such benefits to their clients. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Idaho Falls Metro Area Criminal Information

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Correctional Institution Population (2000): 377

Idaho Falls Metro Area Crimes Per 1,000 People By Type And Year



Year  Aggravated Assault  Forcible Rape  Murder / Manslaughter  Robbery Total Violent Crimes  Arson  Burglary  Larceny / Theft  Motor Vehicle Theft Total Property Crimes
2003 1.655 0.440 0.019 0.150 2.263 0.000 4.320 20.835 1.908 27.063
2004 1.326 0.403 0.055 0.110 1.894 0.000 4.418 22.550 1.546 28.514
2005 42.004 5.465 1.042 31.189 79.699 0.000 123.433 360.438 87.856 571.727
2006 1.753 0.593 0.017 0.172 2.534 0.000 5.954 19.991 2.045 27.989
2007 2.262 0.442 0.008 0.142 2.855 0.000 5.676 19.007 1.803 26.487

Idaho Falls Metro Area Criminal Lawyers represent defendants in municipal, state and federal criminal proceedings. These lawyers commonly handle cases involving DUI/DWI (drunk driving), drug possession, gun crimes, traffic tickets, violent crimes, sex crimes, theft offenses and white collar crimes. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Idaho Falls Metro Area Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Idaho Falls Metro Area Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 17,530 17.24%
10-19 Years 19,086 18.77%
20-29 Years 12,674 12.46%
30-39 Years 13,473 13.25%
40-49 Years 14,908 14.66%
50-59 Years 10,353 10.18%
60-69 Years 6,291 6.19%
70-79 Years 4,853 4.77%
80-89 Years 2,142 2.11%
90+ Years 367 0.36%

Idaho Falls Metro Area Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 50,830 49.99%
 Female 50,847 50.01%

Idaho Falls Metro Area Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 91,416 89.91%
 Hispanic/Latino 7,610 7.48%
 Multiracial 933 0.92%
 Asian 707 0.70%
 Amerindian 524 0.52%
 African-American 381 0.37%
 Pacific Islander 54 0.05%
 Other Race 52 0.05%

Idaho Falls Metro Area Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. English 55,142 28.69%
2. German 32,027 16.66%
3. United States Or American 18,633 9.70%
4. Irish 13,103 6.82%
5. Danish 10,283 5.35%
6. Swedish 9,561 4.97%
7. Scottish 8,657 4.50%
8. Norwegian 6,145 3.20%
9. French Non-Basque 4,757 2.48%
10. Italian 4,134 2.15%

Idaho Falls Metro Area Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 173,310 91.63%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 12,251 6.48%
3. German 989 0.52%
4. French 583 0.31%
5. Japanese 314 0.17%
6. Scandinavian 270 0.14%
7. Chinese 229 0.12%
8. Portuguese / Portuguese Creole 184 0.10%
9. Russian 158 0.08%
10. Tagalog 148 0.08%

Idaho Falls Metro Area Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 197,372 95.74%
 Naturalized immigrant 2,830 1.37%
 Not a citizen 5,943 2.88%

Idaho Falls Metro Area Immigration Lawyers help clients navigate through the federal immigration process. They help workers secure temporary visas (H1-B, fiances obtain K-1 visas, and permanent immigrants apply for Green Cards or citizenship. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.
Idaho Falls Metro Area Civil Rights Lawyers represent clients who have been illegally discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability and national origin. If you have suffered employment discrimination, sexual harassment, or have been treated differently by a hotel, restaurant, or other public accommodation, a civil rights lawyer can help you determine whether your rights were violated and what types of redress are available. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


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