Blackfoot is a somewhat small city located in the state of Idaho. With a population of 12,034 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Blackfoot is the 19th largest community in Idaho.
Unlike some cities, Blackfoot isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Blackfoot are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Blackfoot is a city of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Blackfoot who work in office and administrative support (9.99%), healthcare (9.58%), and sales jobs (7.55%).
In Blackfoot, a lot of people use the bus to get to work every day though Blackfoot is a relatively small city. Those that ride the bus are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.
The citizens of Blackfoot are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 22.42% of adults in Blackfoot having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Blackfoot in 2018 was $22,948, which is middle income relative to Idaho, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $91,792 for a family of four. However, Blackfoot contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Blackfoot is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Blackfoot home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Blackfoot residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Blackfoot also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 17.43% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Blackfoot include English, German, Irish, Scottish, and Danish.
The most common language spoken in Blackfoot is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.