(BOISE) – The average personal income for Idahoans went up slightly during the last quarter. State Labor officials say personal income increased an average of 0.7 percent from April to June. The growth is still just three-tenths of one percent behind the national average. Idaho ranks 48th in the nation for personal income. Authorities say Idaho’s nonfarm businesses and real estate sectors are fairing the best.
Adam Forsgren, EastIdahoNews.com Columnist