Rigby is a very small city located in the state of Idaho. With a population of 4,029 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Rigby is the 38th largest community in Idaho.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Rigby is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Rigby is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Rigby who work in office and administrative support (18.18%), healthcare (8.54%), and management occupations (6.89%).
Also of interest is that Rigby has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Rigby is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The overall education level of Rigby is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 26.01% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Rigby in 2010 was $16,190, which is lower middle income relative to Idaho, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $64,760 for a family of four. However, Rigby contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Rigby home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Rigby residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Rigby also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.43% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Rigby include German, Irish, Danish, and Norwegian.
The most common language spoken in Rigby is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Native American languages.