Shoshone is a very small city located in the state of Idaho. With a population of 1,493 people and just one neighborhood, Shoshone is the 71st largest community in Idaho.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Shoshone is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 35.06% of the Shoshone workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Shoshone is a city of service providers, construction workers and builders and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Shoshone who work in food service (15.73%), maintenance occupations (10.97%) and office and administrative support (8.95%).
Setting & Lifestyle
One downside of living in Shoshone is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Shoshone, the average commute to work is 32.61 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.