Middleton is a somewhat small city located in the state of Idaho. With a population of 6,828 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Middleton is the 31st largest community in Idaho. Much of the housing stock in Middleton was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Middleton economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Middleton, where the median household income is $45,549.00.
Unlike some cities, Middleton isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Middleton are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Middleton is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Middleton who work in office and administrative support (13.43%), management occupations (8.19%), and maintenance occupations (7.65%).
Also of interest is that Middleton has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One downside of living in Middleton is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Middleton, the average commute to work is 32.31 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Middleton rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.49% of adults 25 and older in Middleton have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Middleton in 2010 was $19,259, which is middle income relative to Idaho, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $77,036 for a family of four. However, Middleton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Middleton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Middleton residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Middleton also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.07% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Middleton include English, Irish, Scottish, and Danish.
The most common language spoken in Middleton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.