Idaho Population Continues To Move To Urban Centers
The State of Idaho continues to grow, and our bigger cities are seeing the majority of that growth.
Experts say that even residents our our state who grew up in rural areas are making the move to the place where the jobs are; bigger cities like Boise, Meridian, and even Couer d'Alene in Northern Idaho.
Researchers say even though our growth has slowed, it's still a trend that seems to be continuing. Experts say it can hard to make enough income to stay in more rural areas.
In case you were wondering, the Idaho town with the smallest population is Warm River. The population there is three.
For more, check out Boise State Public Radio's coverage.
The town with the smallest – and most consistent population – is the town of Warm River. Just three people have lived in the eastern Idaho town since 2010.