What you need to know about Twin Falls, ID

Located in Southern Idaho, 130 miles from Boise, Twin Falls is best known for Shoshone Falls, the Niagara of the West, and bountiful outdoor adventures. Adventure seekers here can enjoy whitewater rafting, kayaking, rock-climbing and BASE jumping from Perrine Bridge, a must-try that earned it spot on Livability.com's Top 10 Death Defying Cities. Twin Falls has a thriving agriculture-based economy, which powers its reputation as a preferred location for food science, production and processing companies. Local schools receives strong support from the community in both academics and sports, and The College of Southern Idaho provides higher education opportunities while also enriching the community's arts and culture scene.

Family-Friendly Winter Activities in Twin Falls, ID
Twin Falls, ID in Southern Idaho offers fun family-friendly winter activities like skiing for beginners and experts.
Best Restaurants in Twin Falls, ID
Twin Falls, ID has a great variety of restaurants from family-owned casual cafés to full-service gourmet restaurants.
Shoshone Indian Ice Caves in Twin Falls, ID
The Shoshone Indian Ice Caves in Twin Falls, ID is a great historical tourist attraction.

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Population

45,362
Up by 9.59%
A boy and his grandfather fish on the bank of Oster Lake in Hagerman, ID.
Top Family-friendly Activities in Southern Idaho
Southern Idaho welcomes families with a host of activities all ages can enjoy

Nearby Cities

Two men fish while standing on rocks before the calm waters of Oster Lake #1 in Hagerman, ID.
Best Fishing Spots in Southern Idaho
Anglers enjoy diverse species, landscapes across Magic Valley
Two women and a boy eat outside at the Drift Inn in Rupert, ID.
Southern Idaho Downtowns Enjoy Revitalization
Major projects bring new life to local downtowns

Median Home Price

$142,600
Lower than the state average

Housing

Homes Owned 59.33%
59.33% Complete
Homes Rented 40.67%
40.67% Complete

Real Estate

In Twin Falls, Idaho


Ready to move to Twin Falls? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Twin Falls.
A train moves forward against a cloudy sky.
Southern Idaho Earns Federal Designation to Strengthen Ag Sector
‘Manufacturing Community’ status provides access to major agricultural grants
Thousand Springs Falls near Twin Falls, ID
Twin Falls, ID Recreation
Stunning views, diverse geography offer wide range of recreation
College of Southern Idaho in Twin Falls, ID
Education in Twin Falls, ID
Schools build solid foundations and enhance them with advanced learning opportunities
Southern Idaho has so much to offer anyone who loves the outdoors. Nature has been very kind to us.

Bill Greene, coordinator of Team Weenie Running Club

Schools

In Twin Falls, Idaho


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Twin Falls rates.

Median Household Income

$41,880
Lower than the national average

Business

In Twin Falls, Idaho


Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Twin Falls.
Herrett Center for the Arts and Science in Twin Falls, ID
Twin Falls, ID Arts and Culture
Music, theater, dance and more fill venues across region
St. Luke's Magic Valley Medical Center in Twin Falls, ID
Health-care Services in Twin Falls, ID
High-quality health care is close at hand for Southern Idaho residents

Residents

Most residents are
5-17 Years old
The Rothweiler family: Travis and Amy Rottweiler, and their sons, David (taller) and Jack (glasses) pose for portraits at Dierkes lake in Twin Falls, Idaho
Twin Falls, ID Student Leadership Program Enters Third Decade
Initiative teaches high-schoolers about leadership, community
Eastern Idaho Railroad in Twin Falls, Idaho
Southern Idaho Business Overview
Manufacturing, food production, distribution sectors are among economic leaders
Restaurants in Twin Falls, ID
Local Food in Twin Falls, ID
Southern Idaho restaurants offer diners delicious food options
College of Southern Idaho in Twin Falls, Idaho
CSI a Strength for Community in Twin Falls, ID
CSI has been a strong influence on Magic Valley

Health

In Twin Falls, Idaho


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Twin Falls.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 18%
18% Complete
Graduated High School 86%
86% Complete
Fishing in Oster Lake #1
Southern Idaho Day Trips
Follow the area’s scenic byways for beautiful landscapes and fun adventures
Amalgamated Sugar Company in Twin Falls, ID
Southern Idaho's Agribusinesses Help Anchor Local Economy
Southern Idaho’s agriculture production dominates

More About Twin Falls, ID

Top Family-friendly Activities in Southern Idaho
Southern Idaho welcomes families with a host of activities all ages can enjoy
Auger Falls Heritage Park Blends Proximity and Isolation in Twins Falls ID
Adventure-seekers find peaceful retreat at Auger Falls Park
Best Fishing Spots in Southern Idaho
Anglers enjoy diverse species, landscapes across Magic Valley
Southern Idaho Downtowns Enjoy Revitalization
Major projects bring new life to local downtowns
Southern Idaho Earns Federal Designation to Strengthen Ag Sector
‘Manufacturing Community’ status provides access to major agricultural grants
Twin Falls, ID Recreation
Stunning views, diverse geography offer wide range of recreation
Education in Twin Falls, ID
Schools build solid foundations and enhance them with advanced learning opportunities
Twin Falls, ID Arts and Culture
Music, theater, dance and more fill venues across region
Health-care Services in Twin Falls, ID
High-quality health care is close at hand for Southern Idaho residents
Twin Falls, ID Student Leadership Program Enters Third Decade
Initiative teaches high-schoolers about leadership, community
Southern Idaho Business Overview
Manufacturing, food production, distribution sectors are among economic leaders
Local Food in Twin Falls, ID
Southern Idaho restaurants offer diners delicious food options
CSI a Strength for Community in Twin Falls, ID
CSI has been a strong influence on Magic Valley
Southern Idaho Day Trips
Follow the area’s scenic byways for beautiful landscapes and fun adventures
Southern Idaho's Agribusinesses Help Anchor Local Economy
Southern Idaho’s agriculture production dominates
Relaxing Recreation in Twin Falls and Southern Idaho
Take in the region's many low impact, high enjoyment outdoor activities
Family-Friendly Winter Activities in Twin Falls, ID
Twin Falls, ID in Southern Idaho offers fun family-friendly winter activities like skiing for beginners and experts.