Best Places to Live

Boise, ID

Population: 214,196
LIV
SCORE
665
Idaho Tourism

With the Rocky Mountains close at hand, plus top-notch health care to keep families moving, Boise is an outdoor enthusiast's paradise. But there's also a home for cerebral types in the “City of Trees,” thanks to unique museums and a strong university.

Here's why Boise is a Top 100 Best Place to Live.

Boise, ID Ranking Data

Civic
62
Demographics
59
Economy
56
Education
77
Health
72
Housing
68
Infrastructure
55