• Population in the MSA: 632,000
  • Total Workforce: 279,500
  • Workforce within 45-minutes: 330,000
  • Average Age: 33.1
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"Boise is still so young and new—changing almost every day—and I don't think it's overstatement to suggest that our town represents everything that remains great about America: potential, youth, natural beauty, quality of life." - Anthony Doerr, Local Author

Consistently ranked by The Wall Street Journal, Kiplinger’s, Forbes and others as one of the top 10 locations for business and family in the U.S., the Boise Valley is the ideal setting for companies in search of an affordable, pro-business environment and a superior quality of life for employees and prospective employees.  In fact, the Boise Valley has a long history as the home of some of America's greatest business success stories, from Micron Technology to Albertsons grocery stores to the agribusiness giant, the J.R. Simplot Company.  Learn more.>>

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