Post Falls is a medium-sized city located in the state of Idaho. With a population of 38,485 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Post Falls is the tenth largest community in Idaho. Post Falls has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Post Falls, where the median household income is $62,033.00.
Post Falls is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Post Falls is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Post Falls who work in sales jobs (12.28%), office and administrative support (11.76%), and management occupations (8.10%).
The population of Post Falls overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Post Falls, 21.67% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Post Falls in 2018 was $24,969, which is upper middle income relative to Idaho, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $99,876 for a family of four. However, Post Falls contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Post Falls is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Post Falls home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Post Falls residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Post Falls include German, English, Irish, Norwegian, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Post Falls is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.