Glenns Ferry is a very small city located in the state of Idaho. With a population of 1,241 people and just one neighborhood, Glenns Ferry is the 73rd largest community in Idaho.
Occupations and Workforce
Glenns Ferry is a blue-collar town, with 46.85% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Glenns Ferry is a city of construction workers and builders, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Glenns Ferry who work in farm management occupations (10.43%), office and administrative support (8.27%) and teaching (8.07%).
You will also find that a lot of people in Glenns Ferry work in agricultural jobs - much more than in the average community in America. This will be quite apparent if you drive around town, as much of the landscape is dedicated to farms.
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Glenns Ferry 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.
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Glenns Ferry has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Glenns Ferry has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Glenns Ferry than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Glenns Ferry may be for you.
As is often the case in a small city, Glenns Ferry doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.