It was recently announced that Idaho has the largest percentage increase in population in the last year. With a 2.2 percent increase from July 2016 to July 2017 the state’s population now sits at about 1.7 million residents, about 37,000 of them new.
This just goes to show something we have known all along: Idaho is a great place to live, work and play! Idaho offers a variety of benefits for residents from affordability to easy access to all sorts of recreational activities. Culture continues to blossom in metropolitan or resort areas like Boise, McCall, Sandpoint and of course, Sun Valley.
Idaho has flown under the radar for some time, but it is clear many people are starting to realize Idaho is more than just a land of potatoes. If you are looking for fine dining, affordable homeownership, clean air, minimal traffic, and an ever-expanding music & arts scene it might be time to see what Idaho is all about.