Blackfoot is a somewhat small city located in the state of Idaho. With a population of 11,740 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Blackfoot is the 19th largest community in Idaho.
Blackfoot is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Blackfoot is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Blackfoot who work in office and administrative support (11.55%), food service (9.87%), and sales jobs (8.93%).
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Blackfoot spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 18.29 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
The education level of Blackfoot citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 22.30% of adults in Blackfoot have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Blackfoot in 2010 was $18,934, 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 $75,736 for a family of four. However, Blackfoot contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 Asian. Blackfoot also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 17.35% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Blackfoot include German, Irish, Scottish, and Danish.
The most common language spoken in Blackfoot is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.