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 third largest city, Nampa is known for success in food processing, agribusiness, manufacturing and a mix of retail and restaurants. The city’s evolving urban renewal is supporting established and emerging businesses as well as revitalizing neighborhoods, making Nampa a great place to live, work and relax.

Home to the Nampa Civic Center and the Idaho Center, Nampa draws an array of concerts, live theater and community events each year. The College of Western Idaho and Northwest Nazarene University support our metro’s skilled, educated workforce. Visit