Rank |
City |
Livability |
Amenities |
Cost of Living |
Crime |
Education |
Employment |
Housing |
Weather |

1 | Meridian, IDPopulation: 75,210 | 87 | A+ | A+ | A+ | A | B | B | C |

2 | Eagle, IDPopulation: 19,952 | 85 | A+ | C+ | A+ | A | B+ | A | C |

3 | Fernan Lake Village, IDPopulation: 180 | 84 | C+ | A | A+ | A+ | B+ | A | D |

4 | Boise, IDPopulation: 208,332 | 82 | A+ | A+ | B | A | C+ | B | C |

5 | Moscow, IDPopulation: 23,866 | 82 | A+ | A+ | A | A | D+ | B | D+ |

6 | Dalton Gardens, IDPopulation: 2,140 | 82 | A | B | A+ | B+ | B | A | D |

7 | Hayden, IDPopulation: 13,258 | 81 | A | A+ | A+ | B+ | C+ | B | D |

8 | Hidden Spring, IDPopulation: 2,077 | 81 | D | C | A+ | A | A | A | C |

9 | Mountain Home, IDPopulation: 13,879 | 80 | A+ | A+ | B+ | B | C | C+ | C |

10 | Star, IDPopulation: 5,745 | 80 | D+ | A+ | A+ | A | B | B | C |

11 | Lewiston, IDPopulation: 31,862 | 80 | A+ | A+ | C+ | B+ | C | B | C+ |

12 | Rockford Bay, IDPopulation: 251 | 80 | F | A | A+ | A+ | B+ | A+ | D |

13 | Rexburg, IDPopulation: 25,402 | 80 | A | A+ | A+ | A+ | D | B | F |

14 | Hailey, IDPopulation: 7,905 | 79 | A+ | B+ | B+ | A | B | B+ | F |

15 | Troy, IDPopulation: 763 | 79 | D+ | A+ | A+ | A | B | B | D+ |

16 | Tyhee, IDPopulation: 1,000 | 79 | D+ | A+ | A+ | B+ | B | B | D |

17 | Pocatello, IDPopulation: 54,145 | 79 | A+ | A+ | B | B+ | C | C+ | D |

18 | Victor, IDPopulation: 2,088 | 79 | B+ | A | A+ | B | B | B | F |

19 | Ponderay, IDPopulation: 1,287 | 79 | A | A+ | A+ | B | D | B | D |

20 | Genesee, IDPopulation: 994 | 79 | D | A+ | A | A | B | C+ | C+ |

21 | Ammon, IDPopulation: 13,575 | 79 | B | A+ | A | A | B | B | F |

22 | Post Falls, IDPopulation: 27,609 | 78 | A | A+ | B | B+ | C+ | B | D |

23 | Fruitland, IDPopulation: 4,678 | 78 | B | A+ | A+ | C+ | C | C+ | C |

24 | Idaho Falls, IDPopulation: 57,021 | 78 | A+ | A+ | B | B+ | C | C+ | F |

25 | Nampa, IDPopulation: 81,667 | 78 | A+ | A+ | B | C+ | C | C | C |

26 | Grangeville, IDPopulation: 3,150 | 78 | B | A+ | A+ | C+ | C | C | D+ |

27 | Robie Creek, IDPopulation: 978 | 78 | F | A | A+ | A+ | B+ | B | C |

28 | Twin Falls, IDPopulation: 44,097 | 78 | A+ | A+ | C+ | B | C | C+ | D+ |

29 | Dover, IDPopulation: 696 | 78 | F | B | A+ | A | B | B+ | D |

30 | Conkling Park, IDPopulation: 59 | 78 | F | A | A+ | A+ | B | B+ | D |

31 | Bonners Ferry, IDPopulation: 2,621 | 78 | B+ | A+ | A+ | C+ | D+ | C+ | D |

32 | Lincoln, IDPopulation: 3,057 | 78 | C | A+ | A+ | B+ | C+ | B | F |

33 | Orofino, IDPopulation: 3,103 | 77 | C | A+ | A+ | C+ | C | C | C+ |

34 | Sandpoint, IDPopulation: 7,397 | 77 | A+ | A+ | C | B+ | C | B | D |

35 | Caldwell, IDPopulation: 46,229 | 77 | A+ | A+ | B+ | C | C | C | C |

36 | Glenns Ferry, IDPopulation: 1,367 | 77 | C+ | A+ | A+ | C+ | D+ | C | C |

37 | Preston, IDPopulation: 5,162 | 77 | D+ | A+ | A+ | B+ | C | C+ | F |

38 | Filer, IDPopulation: 2,490 | 77 | D+ | A+ | A+ | B | C | C | D+ |

39 | Rathdrum, IDPopulation: 6,840 | 77 | C+ | A+ | A | B | C+ | C+ | D |

40 | Kuna, IDPopulation: 15,192 | 77 | C | A+ | B | B+ | C+ | C+ | C |

41 | St. Charles, IDPopulation: 89 | 76 | F | A | A+ | A+ | C+ | B | F |

42 | Hayden Lake, IDPopulation: 551 | 76 | F | D+ | A+ | A+ | B | A | D |

43 | Garden Valley, IDPopulation: 356 | 76 | F | C+ | A+ | A+ | D+ | A | C |

44 | Cottonwood, IDPopulation: 936 | 76 | C | A+ | B+ | A | C | C | D+ |

45 | Kamiah, IDPopulation: 1,400 | 76 | C+ | A+ | A+ | C | D+ | C | D+ |

46 | Placerville, IDPopulation: 28 | 76 | F | A | A | A | B | C | C |

47 | Deary, IDPopulation: 565 | 76 | D+ | A+ | B+ | A | C+ | C+ | D+ |

48 | East Hope, IDPopulation: 212 | 76 | F | A | A+ | B+ | C+ | B | D |

49 | Coeur d'Alene, IDPopulation: 44,426 | 76 | A+ | A+ | F | B | C | B | D |

50 | Priest River, IDPopulation: 1,721 | 76 | C | A+ | A+ | C+ | D+ | C+ | D |

51 | Ketchum, IDPopulation: 2,728 | 76 | A+ | D | C+ | A | C+ | A+ | F |

52 | Salmon, IDPopulation: 3,117 | 76 | B+ | A+ | A+ | B | D+ | C | F |

53 | Stanley, IDPopulation: 50 | 76 | D | B+ | A+ | A+ | D | A | F |

54 | Garden City, IDPopulation: 11,095 | 75 | A | A+ | D | B | D+ | B | C |

55 | Plummer, IDPopulation: 1,027 | 75 | D | A+ | A+ | B | C | C | D |

56 | Emmett, IDPopulation: 6,555 | 75 | B | A+ | A | C | D | C | C |

57 | Driggs, IDPopulation: 2,191 | 75 | C+ | A+ | A+ | B | C | B | F |

58 | Buhl, IDPopulation: 4,122 | 75 | B | A+ | A+ | C | C | D+ | D+ |

59 | Chubbuck, IDPopulation: 13,773 | 75 | B | A+ | C | A | C+ | B | D |

60 | Blanchard, IDPopulation: 227 | 75 | F | A | A+ | A | C+ | B+ | D |

61 | Craigmont, IDPopulation: 521 | 75 | D | A+ | B+ | A | C+ | D+ | C+ |

62 | Harrison, IDPopulation: 250 | 75 | D | A+ | A+ | B+ | D+ | B | D |

63 | Moreland, IDPopulation: 1,638 | 75 | F | A+ | A+ | B | B | C | D |

64 | Weiser, IDPopulation: 5,469 | 75 | B | A+ | A+ | D | D+ | D+ | C |

65 | Kimberly, IDPopulation: 3,257 | 75 | F | A+ | A+ | B | C | C | D+ |

66 | Arco, IDPopulation: 1,158 | 75 | C+ | A+ | A+ | B | D+ | D | F |

67 | Inkom, IDPopulation: 913 | 75 | F | A+ | A | A+ | C+ | C | D |

68 | Rigby, IDPopulation: 3,921 | 75 | C+ | A+ | A+ | B | C | C+ | F |

69 | Shelley, IDPopulation: 4,384 | 75 | C | A+ | A+ | C+ | C | C | F |

70 | Heyburn, IDPopulation: 3,076 | 75 | C+ | A+ | A+ | C | C | D | D |

71 | Ucon, IDPopulation: 1,560 | 75 | F | A+ | A+ | B+ | C+ | C+ | F |

72 | Riverside, IDPopulation: 790 | 75 | F | A | A | A | B | C+ | D |

73 | Spirit Lake, IDPopulation: 1,684 | 75 | F | A+ | A+ | B+ | C | C+ | D |

74 | Sun Valley, IDPopulation: 1,226 | 75 | D | F | A+ | A+ | B | A+ | F |

75 | Juliaetta, IDPopulation: 666 | 75 | F | A+ | B+ | B+ | C | C | C+ |

76 | Challis, IDPopulation: 1,304 | 75 | C+ | A+ | A+ | B | D | C | F |

77 | Malad City, IDPopulation: 2,208 | 75 | D | A+ | A+ | B | C | C | F |

78 | Hansen, IDPopulation: 1,055 | 75 | D+ | A+ | A+ | C | D+ | C | D+ |

79 | Lapwai, IDPopulation: 1,219 | 75 | F | A+ | A+ | B | C | C | C+ |

80 | Sugar City, IDPopulation: 1,270 | 75 | F | A+ | A+ | B | B | B | F |

81 | McCall, IDPopulation: 2,938 | 75 | A+ | A | D+ | A | C+ | B | F |

82 | Swan Valley, IDPopulation: 124 | 74 | D | A+ | A+ | A | C | B | F |

83 | Middleton, IDPopulation: 5,542 | 74 | D+ | A+ | A | B | C | C | C |

84 | Hope, IDPopulation: 67 | 74 | F | A+ | A+ | A | D | B | D |

85 | Blackfoot, IDPopulation: 11,781 | 74 | A | A+ | C+ | C+ | C | C | D |

86 | Burley, IDPopulation: 10,157 | 74 | A | A+ | B | D+ | D+ | C | D |

87 | Dayton, IDPopulation: 460 | 74 | F | A+ | B+ | A | C | B | F |

88 | Rupert, IDPopulation: 5,496 | 74 | B | A+ | A+ | D | C | D+ | D |

89 | American Falls, IDPopulation: 4,382 | 74 | D+ | A+ | A+ | C | C | C+ | D |

90 | Albion, IDPopulation: 303 | 74 | F | A+ | B+ | A | C+ | C+ | D |

91 | Paul, IDPopulation: 1,101 | 74 | D | A+ | A+ | D+ | C | C | D |

92 | Potlatch, IDPopulation: 754 | 74 | D | A+ | B | A | C | C | D+ |

93 | Kellogg, IDPopulation: 2,151 | 74 | B | A+ | A+ | C+ | C | C | F |

94 | Idaho City, IDPopulation: 538 | 74 | D+ | A+ | A | C+ | D+ | C+ | C |

95 | Groveland, IDPopulation: 549 | 74 | F | A+ | A | A | C | B | D |

96 | Horseshoe Bend, IDPopulation: 1,059 | 74 | D | A+ | A+ | C | C | F | C |

97 | Grace, IDPopulation: 832 | 74 | C | A+ | B+ | B+ | C+ | C | F |

98 | Carey, IDPopulation: 742 | 74 | F | A+ | A | B+ | B | B | F |

99 | Kootenai, IDPopulation: 817 | 74 | C | A+ | A | C | C | C+ | D |

100 | Elk River, IDPopulation: 98 | 74 | F | A | A+ | A | C | B | D+ |