Moscow, Idaho a growing
and thriving community

Nestled between the beautiful rolling hills of the Palouse and various national forests, Moscow is renowned for its community rich with culture, education, shopping, and year ‘round outdoor recreational opportunities. The city features a plethora of urban amenities including music festivals, museums, art exhibitions, cutting-edge restaurants, boutiques, book stores, coffee shops and much more. You get big city attributes with the small town friendliness and safety.

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Population increased by
3.4% since 2013. Population is
expected to increase by 2.1%
between 2018 and 2023,
adding 842



Jobs grew by 755 over
the last 5 years.
Projected to grow by 692 over
the next 5 years.


Median Household Income

Median household income is
$14.3K below the national
median household income of $57.7K


Largest Industries

  • Government200%
  • Retail Trade35%
  • Accommodation and Food Services33%
  • Health Care and Social Assistance30%
  • Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services13%
  • Other Services (except Public Administration)10%
  • Construction9%
  • Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting7%
  • Educational Services6%
  • Manufacturing6%
  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services5%
  • Wholesale Trade5%
  • Finance and Insurance3%
  • Real Estate and Rental and Leasing2%
  • Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation1%
  • Information1%
  • Transportation0%
  • Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction0%