Idaho is a northwestern U.S. state known for mountainous landscapes, and vast swaths of protected wilderness and outdoor recreation areas. The capital, Boise, is set in the Rocky Mountain foothills and is bisected by the Boise River, which is popular for rafting and fishing. The city’s riverfront Julia Davis Park is a downtown green space containing a rose garden, museums and a zoo.
The state of Idaho has a population of 1,547,718, and is formerly abbreviated as ID. Idaho has 567,995 households in the state, with an average of 2.66 people living in each of them. Of the 1,547,718 people living in Idaho, 50.31% are male, 49.69% are female, 62.13% are married and 37.87% are single. 64.77% of existing homes are owned by inhabitants, with a median home cost of $158,600 in the state.
Air quality in Idaho is rated at 77.2/100, and water quality at 35/100. There are 172.1 physicians in Idaho per 100,000 of the population. Unemployment rates average 8.30% in the state and the sales tax rate is 6.50%.
Average income per household in Idaho is $46,780. 11.62% of households have income levels less than $15,000 per year. 21.26% of households have income levels between $50,000 and $75,000 annually, and 0.33% earn more than $500,000 per year.