Includes Link to All the Post Falls Homes for sale. Also includes some Post Falls History, Weather, demographics and More.
Post-Falls, Idaho, is located in Kootenai County, about 22 miles East of Spokane, Washington, and 250 miles East of Seattle Wa.
Fredrick Post, a German immigrant, founded it in 1870. The Coeur d’Alene Indians previously inhabited the area. Post bought a piece of land from Andrew Seltice, Chief of the tribe, and later constructed a lumber mill powered by water.
The county is named for the Kootenai Indians and Post Falls has a population of approx. 43,000 people.
It is proximal to many lakes, rivers, and mountains, making it a great place to live and visit.
Post Falls is blessed with four distinct seasons. It has temperatures that average around the 80s in the mid-summer to shallow teens that are experienced during the winter.
You will experience a few above average days in the summer with highs reaching as high as 100 degrees. Usually not lasting more than a few days and lows as low as single digits. Also not lasting more than a few days typically.
In the winter season, the annual average sunshine usually ranges from around 30 percent. July and August bring sunny days, on average over 80% of the time. Relative average annual humidity is 46%; with an average amount of precipitation which is 29 inches, and a total of 49 inches of snow.
The area has 174 sunny days annually.
Post Falls rates at approx. 101.8 for affordability.
The average household income is $63,387 with a poverty rate of 12.76%.
Post Falls is growing at an annual rate of about 2.76% per year in population.
Post Falls schools average about ’21 pupils per teacher, 1,097 students per librarian, and 1,286 children per counselor.’
The schools also spend an average of $5,839 annually per student.
Post Falls Idaho has very good health care infrastructure.
The average number of physicians per 100,000 people is 210 and Idaho has 230.
Results from the EPA show that the air and water quality in the area is high and this means contamination that could lead to respiratory diseases, cancer, and stomach problems are significantly reduced to the minimum.
There are hospitals fully equipped with the state of the art technology.
There are also many recreational options available in the area such as; Along the Spokane River there is the Centennial Trail for hiking and biking, boating, and swimming. Multiple Golf Courses in the area.
All these activities and the beautiful environment make Post Falls a great place to live.
Post Falls also has excellent restaurants that are classy and provide an excellent experience for their customer including The Red Lion Templin Hotel and some of the local favorites such as: