McCall is a very small city located in the state of Idaho. With a population of 3,351 people and two constituent neighborhoods, McCall is the 48th largest community in Idaho.
McCall home prices are not only among the most expensive in Idaho, but McCall real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
McCall is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.24% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, McCall is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in McCall who work in food service (21.11%), management occupations (17.60%), and sales jobs (14.02%).
Of important note, McCall is also a city of artists. McCall has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape McCall’s character.
Another notable thing is that McCall is an extremely popular destination for tourists and seasonal residents. So much of the population is seasonal such that the city’s population swells significantly during the vacation season, and drops again when the season ends. Because of this, much of the local economy is centered around tourism; some businesses may be operated only during the high season. During the low season, year-round residents will notice that the city is a substantially quieter place to live.
One of the benefits of McCall is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 12.15 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
The population of McCall is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 39.83% of adults in McCall have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in McCall in 2010 was $23,416, which is upper middle income relative to Idaho, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $93,664 for a family of four. However, McCall contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call McCall home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of McCall residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in McCall include English, Norwegian, German, Irish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in McCall is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.