Twin Falls, ID

Twin Falls profile

Living in Twin Falls

Twin Falls is a medium-sized city located in the state of Idaho. With a population of 50,197 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Twin Falls is the eighth largest community in Idaho.

Unlike some cities, Twin Falls isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Twin Falls are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Twin Falls is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Twin Falls who work in sales jobs (10.83%), office and administrative support (9.68%), and management occupations (8.41%).

Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 17.16 minutes getting to work every day.

The education level of Twin Falls citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 20.50% of adults 25 and older in Twin Falls have a college degree.

The per capita income in Twin Falls in 2018 was $24,933, which is upper middle income relative to Idaho, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $99,732 for a family of four. However, Twin Falls contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Twin Falls is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Twin Falls home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Twin Falls residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Twin Falls also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 16.22% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Twin Falls include German, English, Irish, French, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Twin Falls is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Slavic languages.