Mountain Home is a small city in Idaho with slightly less than 14,000 residents. Families with young children are a frequent sight, as kids under 5 account for an above-average percentage of the community, though young professionals are well-represented as well. With an average age of just over 35, the city's residents are younger than most cities in Idaho. Renters tend to be in the minority in the area, and 61% of residents own their homes. Renters in the city benefit from a relatively low average rent of $774/month, which is $79/month less than the state average.
With an average commute time of about 19 minutes, faster than most cities in Idaho, Mountain Home residents have found that traveling to work isn't overly time-consuming. Driving a car or truck is the most common way to get to work, selected by 42% of residents, while public transportation isn't used widely. Relatively few commuters walk to work.
Many Mountain Home residents work in one of three industries: public administration, manufacturing, and healthcare. Together, these industries account for 16% of the labor force in the city. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many of the city's workers are in transportation, making it the top profession in the city. With an average annual income of nearly $59K, Mountain Home workers earn a bit less than their peers elsewhere in the state. The city's average income also trails the national average ($73,345). Mountain Home has a relatively large number of residents older than 25 who have an Associate's degree (7%) compared to the national average (5%). Additionally, 7% possess a Bachelor's degree and 2% have earned a Master's degree or Doctorate.
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