Ammon is a somewhat small city located in the state of Idaho. With a population of 14,960 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Ammon is the 17th largest community in Idaho. Ammon has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Ammon, where the median household income is $59,497.00.
Unlike some cities, Ammon isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Ammon are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ammon is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ammon who work in office and administrative support (15.30%), sales jobs (10.87%), and management occupations (8.30%).
Also of interest is that Ammon has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In terms of college education, Ammon is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 32.95% of adults in Ammon have a college degree.
The per capita income in Ammon in 2010 was $24,172, which is wealthy relative to Idaho, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $96,688 for a family of four. However, Ammon contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Ammon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ammon residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Ammon include German, Irish, Norwegian, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Ammon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.