Cities and Towns

State of Idaho

Idaho, abbreviated "ID", is in the Mountain region of the U.S. Its capital is Boise. There were 1,687,809 people in Idaho as per 2019 Occupational Employment Statistics, BLS.gov. The state ratified the US Constitution and officially became part of the country on July 3, 1890.

Please explore the cities and towns of Idaho, below.

Top Idaho College Towns


Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2018-19, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

RANKS
CITY OR TOWN
COLLEGES
STUDENTS
1Boise1026,997
2Nampa412,664
3Rexburg442,629
4Idaho Falls31,475
5Lewiston33,735
6Moscow312,050
7Twin Falls26,964
8Post Falls10
9Jerome114
10TWINFALLS122
11Blackfoot122
12Burley123
13Chubbuck135
14Coeur D'Alene152
15Caldwell1964
16Coeur d'Alene15,270
17Pocatello112,363

Largest Idaho Cities and Towns

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CITY OR TOWNPOPULATION
Acequia180
Blackfoot11,854
Boise City224,300
Burley10,373
Cambridge220
Cascade664
Chubbuck14,728
Clark Fork455
Clayton0
Craigmont509
Crouch96
Culdesac409
Dalton Gardens2,765
Deary308
Dubois701
Eagle25,075
East Hope124
Elk River135
Garden City11,743
Georgetown495

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Source: American Community Survey, 2018, U.S. Census Bureau, https://www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Demographics

People

Total Population1,687,809
Male Share of the Population50.1%
Female Share of the Population49.9%
Senior Citizens15%
Employed Population 16+757,408
Age of the Population36.1

Families

% of people married54.5%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher24.6%
Median Earnings25+$33,526
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$24,368
Median Earnings With High School Degree$28,724

Wealth

Median Family Income$64,723
% Above Poverty Level86.2%
% Below Poverty Level13.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home6.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.6%
% Using Public Transportation0.7%

Housing

People Living Alone26.5%
Median Gross Rent$825
Median House Value$192,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)24.9%
German16.9%
English16.7%
Irish9.2%
Scottish3.2%
Swedish3%
Italian3%
Norwegian2.9%
French Except Basque2.5%
Dutch1.9%
Danishn1.9%
Welsh1.3%
Polish1.2%
Swiss0.8%
Russian0.5%
Basque0.5%
Canadian0.5%
Portuguese0.4%
Czech0.4%
Finnish0.3%
Arab0.3%
African0.3%
Ukrainian0.3%
Greek0.2%
Austrian0.2%
Hungarian0.2%
Lithuanian0.1%
US/American0.1%
Belgian0.1%
Croatian0.1%
Serbian0.1%
Romanian0.1%
Icelander0.1%
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Source: American Community Survey, 2018, U.S. Census Bureau, https://www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Notable Places

City Of Rocks (Park)
City of Rocks National Reserve
Almo, Idaho 83312
208-824-5519 ext 0

Craters Of The Moon (Monument/Memorial)
Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve
P.O. Box 29, Arco, Idaho 83213
208-527-3257

Hagerman Fossil Beds (Monument/Memorial)
P.O. Box 570
Hagerman, Idaho 83332
208-837-4793

Minidoka Internment (Monument/Memorial)
P.O. Box 570
Hagerman, Idaho 83332
208-837-4793

Nez Perce (Historic Site)
Nez Perce National Historical Park
Spalding, Idaho 83540-9715
208-843-2261

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