census data http://kplu.org en How A Small Idaho County Became The Youngest Place In America http://kplu.org/post/how-small-idaho-county-became-youngest-place-america <p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/156194489&amp;color=ff5500&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;show_comments=true&amp;show_user=true&amp;show_reposts=false" width="100%"></iframe></p><p>New federal population figures released Thursday show the nation’s youngest county is in the Northwest, and not in an urban area. Madison County, Idaho is in the midst of eastern Idaho's potato country.</p><p>To give a comparison, the median age of the U.S. is almost 38 years old. The median age of Madison County is 23. That’s the lowest in the country and there’s one big reason: Madison County is home to Brigham Young University-Idaho.</p><p> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 23:06:57 +0000 Jessica Robinson 17438 at http://kplu.org How A Small Idaho County Became The Youngest Place In America Seattle leads U.S. when it comes to parent volunteers http://kplu.org/post/seattle-leads-us-when-it-comes-parent-volunteers <p></p><p>Another list ranks Seattle #1.&nbsp; This time the data comes from the U.S. Census Bureau and the ranking has to do with moms and dads volunteering their time. Thu, 13 Dec 2012 01:54:02 +0000 Paula Wissel 7349 at http://kplu.org Seattle leads U.S. when it comes to parent volunteers