Troy is a tiny city located in the state of Idaho. With a population of 881 people and just one neighborhood, Troy is the 85th largest community in Idaho.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Troy is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Troy is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Troy who work in office and administrative support (14.65%), teaching (10.53%) and sales jobs (8.47%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Troy is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Troy a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Troy has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Troy’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Despite being a small city, Troy has a lot of people using the bus to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the bus are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.