Cities and Towns

State of Idaho

Idaho, abbreviated "ID", is in the Mountain region of the U.S. Its capital is Boise. There were 1,657,375 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
10Blackfoot122
11TWINFALLS122
12Burley123
13Chubbuck135
14Coeur D'Alene152
15Caldwell1964
16Coeur d'Alene15,270
17Pocatello112,363

Largest Idaho Cities and Towns

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CITY OR TOWNPOPULATION
Acequia170
Blackfoot11,850
Boise City220,859
Burley10,336
Cambridge257
Cascade622
Chubbuck14,470
Clark Fork467
Clayton0
Craigmont471
Crouch88
Culdesac358
Dalton Gardens2,579
Deary346
Dubois631
Eagle23,708
East Hope162
Elk River103
Garden City11,637
Georgetown472

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Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2017, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Demographics

People

Total Population1,657,375
Male Share of the Population50.1%
Female Share of the Population49.9%
Senior Citizens14.6%
Employed Population 16+737,018
Age of the Population35.9

Families

% of people married54.9%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher26.8%
Median Earnings25+$32,206
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$22,720
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,099

Wealth

Median Family Income$62,196
% Above Poverty Level85.5%
% Below Poverty Level14.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home5.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.7%
% Using Public Transportation0.7%

Housing

People Living Alone26.1%
Median Gross Rent$792
Median House Value$176,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)25%
German17.3%
English16.8%
Irish9.1%
Scottish3.2%
Italian3%
Norwegian3%
Swedish2.9%
French Except Basque2.5%
Dutch1.9%
Danishn1.9%
Welsh1.4%
Polish1.2%
Swiss0.8%
Canadian0.5%
Basque0.5%
Russian0.5%
Portuguese0.4%
Czech0.4%
Finnish0.3%
African0.3%
Ukrainian0.2%
Hungarian0.2%
Arab0.2%
Austrian0.2%
Greek0.2%
US/American0.1%
West Indian0.1%
Belgian0.1%
Slovak0.1%
Romanian0.1%
Icelander0.1%
Serbian0.1%
Lithuanian0.1%
Croatian0.1%
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Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2017, 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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