- Unemployment rate: 4%
- Median income: $64,107
- Crime Index: 69.2
- Sunny days: 211
The third-largest city in the Gem State is the best when it comes to overall likeability. According to the data, Meridian is a little slice of heaven when it comes to Idaho living. It’s part of the Treasure Valley, which is a fitting name.
It’s residents have the second-highest income in the state, and according to government data, the skies are clearer in Median than any other place in the state. The sixth-lowest crime in Idaho also makes it very appealing.
You can’t argue with large bank accounts and sunshine, can you?