Star is a somewhat small city located in the state of Idaho. With a population of 7,295 people and just one neighborhood, Star is the 29th largest community in Idaho. Much of the housing stock in Star was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Star economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Star, where the median household income is $58,906.
Real Estate Prices
Star home prices are not only among the most expensive in Idaho, but Star real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Star isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Star are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Star is a city of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Star who work in management occupations (10.42%), healthcare (10.01%) and sales jobs (8.49%).
Also of interest is that Star has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Star is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Star’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Star 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.