St. Anthony is a very small city located in the state of Idaho. With a population of 3,442 people and just one neighborhood, St. Anthony is the 40th largest community in Idaho.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, St. Anthony is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 35.71% of the St. Anthony workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, St. Anthony is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in St. Anthony who work in office and administrative support (14.39%), maintenance occupations (7.81%) and farm management occupations (7.33%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 7.35% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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