Often praised as “No. 1 Best City to Live” by 24/7 Wall St. which reviewed 550 cities with populations of 65,000 or more using crime rates, employment growth, access to restaurants and attractions, education levels, and housing affordability to make its decision. This city just west of Boise has surpassed Nampa as the 2nd largest in the state (with almost 95,000 people). Meridian has grown by 23% since 2010 and is home to many businesses. The city is currently revitalizing its downtown, to include a performance center. It is widely known for its commitment to residents and visitors alike – we’re proud of our past and we look forward to a bright future. This region affords a scenic backdrop for the homes and properties that comprise the local real estate market, as well as a huge variety of amenities.