Hollister is a tiny city located in the state of Idaho. With a population of 274 people and just one neighborhood, Hollister is the 119th largest community in Idaho.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Hollister isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Hollister are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hollister is a city of service providers, managers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Hollister who work in personal care services (22.67%), management occupations (16.00%) and sales jobs (13.33%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Hollister 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, Hollister is worth considering.
In Hollister, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.63 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.
In Hollister, a lot of people use the bus to get to work every day though Hollister is a relatively small city. Those that ride the bus are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.