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Pros

-Mild climate
-Outdoor recreation
-Attractive setting

Cons

-Entertainment
-Economic cycles
-Growth and sprawl


What Bert Has To Say About Boise City Metro Area


Boise is the capital, largest city, and cultural center of Idaho. The clean and attractive downtown is framed by mountains to the northeast and irrigated agricultural plains to the west. The economy is a diverse blend of agriculture, agricultural processing, light manufacturing, and high-tech industries, including Micron Technology (semiconductors), Hewlett-Packard, and J.R. Simplot (agriculture and french-fry fame). The presence of state government rounds out the economic picture. More recently, the mountains, pleasant climate and low costs relative to other West Coast locations has brought a strong surge of migrants, many from California, and the typical construction real estate and service businesses that emerge from such migration. Considerable recent job growth has resulted from this migration.


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Highlights


  • Profile: Mid-sized capital city
  • Time zone: Mountain Standard Time
  • Elevation: 2868
  • Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
  • City: Boise
  • Zip Codes: Boise (zip 83709)

Quick Facts About Boise


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Boise (zip 83709) is 3.20 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Boise (zip 83709) jobs have Increased by 3.02 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Boise (zip 83709)'s cost of living is 3.40% Higher than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Boise (zip 83709)'s population is 52,883 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 79.23 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 7 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Boise (zip 83709) is $206,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 11.62 percent.
    SCHOOLS
    Boise (zip 83709) public schools spend $6,141 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 21.4 students per teacher in Boise (zip 83709).

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