Wilder is a very small city located in the state of Idaho. With a population of 1,597 people and just one neighborhood, Wilder is the 69th largest community in Idaho.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Wilder is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 69.49% of the Wilder workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Wilder is a city of farmers, fishers, or foresters, production and manufacturing workers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Wilder who work in farm management occupations (31.40%), sales jobs (6.46%) and office and administrative support (4.45%).
You will also find that a lot of people in Wilder work in agricultural jobs - much more than in the average community in America. This will be quite apparent if you drive around town, as much of the landscape is dedicated to farms.
Setting & Lifestyle
Being a small city, Wilder does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.