Arco is a tiny city located in the state of Idaho. With a population of 896 people and just one neighborhood, Arco is the 81st largest community in Idaho.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Arco isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Arco are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Arco is a city of service providers, transportation and shipping workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Arco who work in office and administrative support (11.17%), law enforcement and fire fighting (9.90%) and management occupations (9.64%).
And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that Arco has lots of scientists living in town - whether they be life scientists, physical scientists (like astronomers), or social scientists (like geographers!). So, if you're scientific-minded, you might like it here too.
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Arco is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Arco is worth considering.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 17.51 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small city, Arco doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.