St. Anthony is a very small city located in the state of Idaho. With a population of 3,465 people and just one neighborhood, St. Anthony is the 40th largest community in Idaho.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, St. Anthony is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 37.08% of the St. Anthony workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, St. Anthony is a city of service providers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in St. Anthony who work in office and administrative support (11.10%), teaching (8.82%) and sales jobs (6.80%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 11.29% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
St. Anthony’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.