Each community in the Boise Metro has a flavor and personality of its own, yet the connectivity of the region allows you to live in one and work and play in another without sacrificing family time for commute time. We call it the 5-mile lifestyle. From urban living in a vibrant downtown to homes nestled in a cozy community surrounded by open farmland, there are many ways to live in the Boise Metro.


Idaho’s fastest growing city since 1994, Meridian is Idaho's epicenter of progress and prosperity. Named America’s best city to live in by USA Today, the Boise Metro’s central city has proven to hold a little something for everyone. With the continued evolution of mixed-use commercial space like the Village at Meridian and Ten Mile Crossing, and suburban development happening throughout the area at lightning speed, Meridian offers a cultural cohesion of strong historical roots and emerging potential.

Home to some of the region’s top employers and emerging companies, Meridian is a place where companies and people feel good putting down roots. Families, young professionals and retirees alike can all find affordable housing, accessible entertainment and enjoyable amenities in Meridian. Visit