Idaho is a state in the northwestern region of the United States.
Idaho is the 14th largest, the 39th most populous, and the 7th least densely populated of the 50 United States.
The state's largest city and capital is Boise.
Residents are called "Idahoans".
Idaho was admitted to the Union on July 3, 1890, as the 43rd state.
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As of 2012, Idaho has a total population of 1,547,718 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 19.53%.
The median home price Idaho is $158,600 with the median age of the buyer being 27. Homes in Idaho have appreciatied over the last by -9.63%.
Public schools in Idaho spend approximately $4,976 per student. This provides for a student to teacher ratio of 15.8.
Idaho has an unemployment rate of 8.30%, compared to the USA average of 10.20%. Recent job growth is -4.37% with a projected future job growth of 22.96%.
Idaho has an average commute time of 22 compared to the national average of 27.8.
On a scale from 1 to 10 (lowest crime to highest crime) Idaho is a 2 in violent crime and a 3 in property crime. Violent crime is made up of murder, manslaughter, rape, aggrevated assault and robbery. Property crime is made up of larceny, burglary, vehicle theft, arson and any theft type offense when there is no force against the victim. The national averages are 4 for violent crime and 4 for property crime.
In terms of political affiliations in Idaho, 35.960% of people are Democrats, 61.300% are Republicans and 2.735% are registered Independent.
In 2012, the population of Idaho was 1,547,718. Idaho has a population density of 19 (how many people live in one square mile.
Family in Idaho
The median age in Idaho is 34.3, compared to the USA median age of 36.8. Males account for 50.31% of the population of Idaho, while females make up 49.69% of the population (The USA averages are 49.34% male and 50.66% female).
The average household size in Idaho is 2.66 people across 567,995. 62.13% of people are married in Idaho while 37.87% are single.
|Local Population||Idaho||United States|
|Households by Income||Idaho||United States|
|Income Less than $15,000||11.62%||12.48%|
|Income Between $15,000 and $25,000||11.79%||10.46%|
|Income Between $25,000 and $35,000||12.52%||10.68%|
|Income Between $35,000 and $50,000||17.59%||15.26%|
|Income Between $50,000 and $75,000||11.58%||12.20%|
|Income Between $100,000 and $150,000||9.31%||11.83%|
|Income Between $150,000 and $250,000||3.04%||5.23%|
|Income Between $250,000 and $500,000||0.95%||1.54%|
|Income Greater than $500,000||0.33%||0.70%|
|Population by Occupation||Idaho||United States|
|Management, Business, and Financial Operations||13.22%||13.70%|
|Professional and Related Occupations||18.73%||20.28%|
|Sales and Office||25.51%||26.66%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry||2.48%||0.74%|
|Construction, Extraction, and Maintenance||10.84%||9.51%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving||13.96%||14.39%|
|Local Economy||Idaho||United States|
|Recent Job Growth||-4.37%||-4.06%|
|Future Job Growth||22.96%||21.68%|
|Income per Capita||$22,351||$26,372|
As of 2012, Idaho consisted of 23.31% renters and 64.77% home owners. Homes have appreciated at a rate of -9.63% over the past year (compared to a national appreciation of -5.21%).
|Idaho Housing||Idaho||United States|
|Median Home Cost||$158,600||$183,450|
|Median Home Age||27||33|
|Property Tax Rate||$9.47||$11.20|
|Idaho Homes by Value||Idaho||United States|
|Less Than $20,000||2.73%||2.71%|
|$20,000 to $39,999||2.76%||3.86%|
|$40,000 to $59,999||3.12%||5.09%|
|$60,000 to $79,999||4.11%||6.10%|
|$80,000 to $99,999||6.17%||7.33%|
|$100,000 to $149,999||23.05%||18.53%|
|$150,000 to $199,999||21.45%||14.38%|
|$200,000 to $299,999||21.78%||17.52%|
|$300,000 to $399,999||6.97%||9.26%|
|$400,000 to $499,999||3.34%||5.11%|
|$500,000 to $749,999||2.55%||5.76%|
|$1,000,000 or more||1.09%||2.07%|
|Idaho Homes by Year Built||Idaho||United States|
|1939 or Earlier||8.97%||12.87%|
|1940 to 1949||5.08%||6.21%|
|1950 to 1959||7.57%||10.80%|
|1960 to 1969||7.95%||12.04%|
|1970 to 1979||19.53%||16.14%|
|1980 to 1989||10.25%||14.11%|
|1990 to 1994||7.73%||6.29%|
|1995 to 1998||9.42%||6.33%|
|1999 to October 2005||23.50%||15.21%|
45.33% of the people in Idaho declare themselves religious, compared to the national average of 48.34%.
|Idaho Religions||Idaho||United States|