How Nampa & The Boise Valley Ranks Nationally


Top 10 Places You Should "Dare to Go" on Your Global Adventure - CNN (2014)

#1 Region for "Getting it Right" - TIME Magazine (2014)

Boise-Nampa Ranked #10 Best Place to Invest in Housing - Forbes (Feb-2014)

#1 Lowest Cost of Doing Business in the Pacific U.S. - KPMG's Competitive Alternatives (2014)

#12 Healthiest State - America's Health Rankings (Dec 2013)

#9 Best State for Expected Job Growth - Forbes (Sept 2013)

#4 Best State for Entrepreneurs - Entrepreneur Magazine (Aug 2013)

#10 Best State for Doing Business - CNBC (July 2013)

#5 Best State for Business Friendliness - CNBC (July 2013)

#3 Best State for Cost of Living - CNBC (July 2013)

#2 "America's Top 10 Wine Destinations" - Redbook Magazine (June 2013)

#7 Most Entrepreneurial State - CNN Money (June 2013)

#5 out of the "Five States Experiencing the Most Enjoyment" - Gallup Wellbeing (April 2013)

#1 State for "Training and Networking Programs, Licensing Regulations & Ease of Starting a Business, A+ Ranking for Overall Friendliness" - Thumbtack & Kauffman Foundation (April 2013)

#3 Metropolitan Market Leading the Housing Recovery - Forbes (Feb 2013)

#6 Most Inventive State - CNN Money (Oct 2012)

Cost of Doing Business - The Boise-Nampa Metro area is the 3rd lowest-cost place to do business among the 15 largest cities in the Pacific U.S. and Canada. Click Here to read the full story by KPMG.

#5 "Best Performing Medium Metro" - Headlight-LLC (Oct 2011)

Boise State's Bronco Stadium is one of "America's Best College Football Stadiums" - CNN Travel (Nov 2011)