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.


Star is located 20 miles west of Boise and has a population of over 7,500 people. The quality of life in the City of Star combines rural character and small-town charm. As the city describes, they are “a family oriented, business friendly, fiscally responsible community with recreational opportunities in a safe and attractive environment.” Learn more here: