Power County is located in south central Idaho. The County Seat is American Falls and the largest city is American Falls. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.co.power.id.us/. The 2014 population estimate is 7,617 and the 2010 census population was 7,817. The land area is 1,404.24 square miles and there are 5.6 persons per square mile.
93.4% of the population is White, 1% is Black or African American, 31.1% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.5% is Asian, 2.9% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.2% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 2.1% is two or more races. 80.3% have a high school degree or higher, and 15.9% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $125,600, there are 2,568 households, an average of 2.99 persons per household. The per capita income is $17,684, the median household income is $44,212, and 13.9% of the persons in Power County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 493. Retail sales (in $1000) were $50,445, and sales per capita were $6,572.
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