Nampa, Idaho 

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Population

89,576

+14.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.0%

Median Income

$40,083

Median Home Price

$224,500

Best Places to Live in Nampa, Idaho

Mid-sized capital city - Southwestern Idaho, on a river plain at the base of the Boise Mountains
Pros
-Mild climate
-Outdoor recreation
-Attractive setting
Cons
-Entertainment
-Economic cycles
-Growth and sprawl

Local Listings in Nampa, ID
 $253,900 
17276 N Holbrook Ave Sales # B
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1600 SqFt
 $253,900 
17276 N Holbrook Ave Sales # B
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1600 SqFt
 $261,990 
11057 W Cannon River St
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1694 SqFt
 $242,990 
11045 W Cannon River St
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1447 SqFt

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.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Idaho
County: Canyon County
Metro Area: Boise City Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat conservative
City: Nampa
Zip Codes: 83686 83651 83687
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (MST)
Elevation: 2868 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Nampa is 3.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Nampa jobs have increased by 3.38%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Nampa's cost of living is 3.70% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Nampa's Cost of Living

VOTING
Canyon county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Nampa's population is 89,576 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 14.37%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Nampa is $224,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 11.83%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Nampa

SCHOOLS
Nampa public schools spend $5,785 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 22.8 students per teacher in Nampa. More Education


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Housing Market in Nampa

It's a good time to buy in Nampa. Home Appreciation is up 18.6% in the last 12 months. Browse Nampa Real Estate or Find top agents in Nampa

The median home price in Nampa is $224,500. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Nampa   5 Reviews
Response to quality of Idaho schools and Arizona s - 1/9/2015
We have lived in Arizona (near Phoenix) for 20 years. We are in the process of moving to the Nampa/Caldwell area. Trust me you DO NOT want to come to Arizona for an... Read More

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Overall Costs here are better than many places - 5/29/2013
Sales tax is one area that it hard to get used to, taxes here are probably average but I was not used to paying sales tax. After I checked it out against other states... Read More

What Economy? - 2/27/2010
Im sure the economy is bad everywhere, but in Nampa, i believe i read the unemployment rate is near... Read More


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83686 83651 83687

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NEW LISTINGS IN NAMPA ID
$253,900
17276 N Holbrook Ave Sales # B
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$261,990
11057 W Cannon River St
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$242,990
11045 W Cannon River St
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$243,900
17276 N Holbrook Ave Sales # N
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$234,900
16443 Coral Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2.5 |

$244,990
13098 S Bow River Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

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