Meridian, Idaho Ranked in the Top 50 Best Places to Live in 2014

Money Magazine announced their rankings of the ‘Best Places to Live in America 2014.’ The magazine analyzed data for 781 cities with populations between 50,000 and 300,000 residents trying to find the best places for “great jobs, strong economies, affordable homes, excellent schools, and much more.”

Of the top 50 best small cities to live in, Meridian, Idaho ranked number 49. Money Magazine showed Meridian has a median family income of $70,458 and a projected job growth of 8.6%. Housing is affordable in Meridian with the median home price of $200,000 and the average property tax of $1,677.