Best Places To Live In Idaho 2017

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score84
  • Eagle, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 21,102
83
  • Meridian, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 81,025
83
  • Dalton Gardens, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,056
82
  • Grangeville, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,158
81
  • Post Falls, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 28,786
81
  • Rexburg, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 26,301
81
  • Ammon, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 14,257
81
  • Soda Springs, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,004
81
  • Bonners Ferry, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,812
81
  • Malad City, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,189
81
  • Hidden Spring, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,238
80
  • Boise, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 211,655
80
  • Sandpoint, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,497
80
  • Filer, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,576
80
  • Rigby, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,007
80
  • Lewiston, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 32,178
80
  • Chubbuck, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 14,117
80
  • Preston, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,172
80
  • Mountain Home, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,871
80
  • Star, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,379
80
  • Fernan Lake Village, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 141
80
  • Weiser, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,407
79
  • Genesee, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 965
79
  • Moscow, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 24,406
79
  • Sugar City, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,399
79
  • Hailey, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,961
79
  • Tyhee, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,134
79
  • McCall, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,925
78
  • Ketchum, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,703
78
  • Heyburn, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,136
78
  • Lava Hot Springs, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 425
78
  • Idaho Falls, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 57,935
78
  • Caldwell, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 48,114
78
  • Challis, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,011
78
  • Shelley, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,428
78
  • Cottonwood, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 928
78
  • Burley, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,352
78
  • New Plymouth, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,943
78
  • Montpelier, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,540
78
  • Priest River, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,770
78
  • Pocatello, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 54,466
77
  • Twin Falls, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 45,362
77
  • Salmon, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,070
77
  • Arco, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,018
77
  • Driggs, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,141
77
  • Lincoln, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,771
77
  • Wendell, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,736
77
  • Coeur d'Alene, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 45,848
77
  • Orofino, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,089
77
  • Troy, ID
  • (City)
  • Population: 906
AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in Idaho for 2016 using our Livability Score. The Livability Score for each city in Idaho is calculated out of 100 from a unique algorithm based on various metrics, including: amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment, housing and weather. Idaho has a population of 1,599,464 and a population density of 19.1 people per square mile. The capital city is Boise and the largest city in Idaho is Boise. To filter the results, use the dropdown options to sort by population or category.