What's your pleasure?
Shopping | Dining | Family Fun | Outdoor Activities
The City of Meridian has a lot to offer you, your family & friends on your visit.
Shopping & Dining
Top 5 Cities to live in America
– 24/7 Wall St.
Top U.S. Cities for Doing Business.
– Inc. Magazine
America’s 100 Best Cities for Young People
Best Places to Retire
Top 100 Places to Live
Getting to Meridian
From Boise International Airport:
Approximate Drive Time: 14 minutes
11 miles headed West on I-84 until you reach one of the Meridian exits
Directions from Nearby Cities
Approximate Drive Time: 12 minutes
8 miles headed South on Eagle Road to Meridian
From Twin Falls:
Approximate Drive Time: 2 hours, 20 minutes
136 miles headed West on I-84 until you reach one of the Meridian exits
From Ontario, Oregon:
Approximate Drive Time: 47 minutes
47 miles headed East on I-84 until you reach one of the Meridian exits
Meridian is named for the Boise Meridian, the Idaho land surveyor's north-south line
running through Initial Point, located 16 miles due south of the city.
Meridian is a high-desert (elevation: 2,605 feet) suburb just west of Boise. The average high temperature is 64 degrees; the average low is 41 degrees. Average yearly rainfall is only 10 inches a year, and snowfall 12 inches. Air quality is good.
Four distinct seasons allow for a variety of outdoor activities. Golfing, skiing, biking, and white water rafting are a few of the recreation option to the area. An abundance of recreational programs offer organized sports and community festivals provide great family entertainment.
Meridian and the surrounding area offers a high quality and vibrant lifestyle. Being a premiere place to live and raise a family requires a commitment to maintaining a safe and caring community that values its youth.
Questions about Meridian? Drop us a line to find out more!
Or if you're in the neighborhood, stop by the Chamber of Commerce office!
Phone (208) 888-2817 | Fax (208) 888-2682
In an effort to slow the spread of COVID-19, all city-sponsored special events and activities have been canceled or postponed (see press release).
Meridian strongly urges community partners to consider the CDC’s gathering guidelines HERE and make arrangements accordingly.
We appreciate your patience and continued support as we work through COVID-19 together as a community. For the latest City updates, CLICK HERE.