Why Nampa

CITY OF NAMPA: Ready for you

Nampa facing toward Lake Lowell

Located in the heart of the Treasure Valley, Nampa is one of the fastest-growing and most prosperous cities in the Nation. 

Nampa is just 20 miles from Downtown Boise and 18 miles from the Boise Airport.


Nampa is among the top 10 fastest-growing cities in America! The Community Planning Association of SW Idaho estimates the city will grow to 150,000 people by 2040.


• Employees: 47,506

• Employers: 3,467

• Located just 400 miles from the seaport terminal of Portland, OR, and 360 miles Northwest of Salt Lake City, UT. Nampa’s central location allows a market reach to over 66 million consumers within a 750-mile radius.

The Boise Airport is located less than 20 minutes from Nampa and handles more than 3 million travelers each year.

• Nampa is home to the Ford Idaho Center; the premier location for sporting events and entertainment in the Treasure Valley.

• Nampa is known for its successful technology, agribusiness and manufacturing companies, but also has attracted a large mix of retail and restaurants.

• Only a few miles from the Deer Flat Wildlife Refuge, Nampa boasts tremendous recreation opportunities, with swimming, boating, fishing, horseback riding and bird watching, or take a tour along the Sunny Slope Wine Trail. Nature’s bounty surrounds Nampa. 

We invite you to experience authentic Nampa.

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