Oldtown is a tiny city located in the state of Idaho. With a population of 181 people and just one neighborhood, Oldtown is the 123rd largest community in Idaho.
Occupations and Workforce
Oldtown is a blue-collar town, with 44.30% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Oldtown is a city of production and manufacturing workers, sales and office workers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Oldtown who work in management occupations (13.92%), food service (12.66%) and office and administrative support (11.39%).
A relatively large number of people in Oldtown telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 11.39% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Oldtown’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
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, Oldtown is worth considering.
As is often the case in a small city, Oldtown doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.