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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 2018 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) 2017-18, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

RANKS
CITY OR TOWN
COLLEGES
STUDENTS
1Boise925,509
2Nampa512,733
3Idaho Falls31,017
4Lewiston33,787
5Twin Falls36,966
6Moscow312,270
7Rexburg352,057
8Jerome115
9Burley127
10Blackfoot128
11Chubbuck128
12Caldwell1954
13Coeur d'Alene15,390
14Pocatello112,493

Largest Idaho Cities and Towns

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CITY OR TOWNPOPULATION
Malad City2,079
Malta242
Menan801
Meridian91,917
Midvale218
Minidoka53
Moore131
Mountain Home13,867
Mud Lake428
Newdale348
New Meadows507
Nezperce537
Notus640
Oldtown177
Parker314
Parma2,174
Peck140
Pierce524
Pinehurst1,550
Placerville23

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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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