Weiser is a somewhat small city located in the state of Idaho. With a population of 5,317 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Weiser is the 32nd largest community in Idaho.
Weiser is a blue-collar town, with 42.57% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Weiser is a city of service providers, transportation and shipping workers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Weiser who work in office and administrative support (10.73%), food service (9.42%), and farm management occupations (7.91%).
Overall, Weiser’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
As is often the case in a small city, Weiser doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of people in Weiser with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 10.48% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Weiser in 2010 was $16,273, 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 $65,092 for a family of four.
The people who call Weiser home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Weiser residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Weiser also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 29.22% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Weiser include English, Irish, French , and Eastern European.
The most common language spoken in Weiser is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.