Classic Style for better prices - Typically considered the least expensive area of Pocatello for real estate acquisitions, West Pocatello has a lot to offer to the budget minded buyer. West Pocatello, often referred to as "Old Town", Pocatello due to it being Pocatello's historic district has a lot of fun buildings and shops and is the best area in Pocatello for window shopping.
Pocatello as the gate city - Pocatello is often called the gate city as it has long been a rail hub for Pacific Union railroad. Pacific Union still provides a lot of employment for the area and is located in West Pocatello. Between Pacific Union, Convergys and a lot of banks, West Pocatello provides a lot of stable jobs for the city in general.