Owyhee County, Idaho 

0 Reviews | Review This PlaceHomes For Sale

Population

11,384

0.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.1%

Median Income

$32,589

Median Home Price

$215,800

Best City Gifts

Best Places to Live in Owyhee County, Idaho

Mid-sized capital city - Southwestern Idaho, on a river plain at the base of the Boise Mountains. June, September and May are the most pleasant months in Owyhee County, while December and January are the least comfortable months.

Owyhee, ID Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
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.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Idaho
County: Owyhee County
Metro Area: Boise_City
Political Ideology: Very conservative
City: Homedale, Marsing, 4 total
Zip Codes: 83628 83639 83624 83604 83650
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (MST)
Elevation: 2868 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Owyhee County is 5.1% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Owyhee County jobs have increased by 6.0%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Owyhee County's cost of living is 6.8% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Owyhee County's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
#WeatherDataText# Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Owyhee county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 80.5% to 17.2%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Owyhee County's population is 11,384 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 0.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Owyhee County is Real Estate: $215,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 14.9%.

SCHOOLS
Owyhee County public schools spend $7,191 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.6 students per teacher in Owyhee County. More Education



Best Places to Live in Owyhee Rankings


Housing Market in Owyhee

It's a good time to buy in Owyhee. Home Appreciation is up 14.9% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Owyhee is $215,800.

View More Data >

Reviews for Owyhee   0 Reviews

Start Your Review of Owyhee



View More Data >

COMPARE COST OF LIVING
Compare Owyhee County, Idaho to any other place in the USA.


MAPS OF OWYHEE COUNTY, IDAHO
Check out the latest Maps in a variety of categories including cost of living, population, and commute time.Owyhee,Idaho County Map
ZIP CODES IN OWYHEE COUNTY, IDAHO
83628 83639 83624 83604 83650

PREMIUM MEMBERSHIP

Members receive 10 FREE city profile downloads a month, unlimited access to our detailed cost of living calculator and analysis, unlimited access to our DataEngine, and more.

Try Now

Join BestPlaces