The city of Pocatello is located in southeast Idaho and nestled at 4,448 feet in the western foothills
of the Rocky Mountains along the Oregon Trail.
Pocatello has an unusually desirable four-season climate where clear, sunny and dry is the norm.
The city has 32 parks, a Museum of Natural History, the Fort Hall Replica, Golf Courses, Swimming Complex, Bike & Hiking Trails, Pocatello Junction, Skate Park, and the Pocatello Zoo are just of few of the attractions visitors and residents enjoy.
There is also great skiing available within a short 15-minute drive from Pocatello. A two-hour drive puts you on the doorstep of world class resorts (Sun Valley, Grand Targhee, Jackson Hole, and Park City), scenic vacation spots (Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks, the Sawtooth National recreation Area, Island Park, Bear Lake and more), and Salt Lake City.
The cost of living in Pocatello is well below the national average for groceries, housing, utilities, transportation and miscellaneous goods and services. Apartments rent from $275 to $550 per month.
Recently, Forbes listed Pocatello as #8 for the “Best Small Places in America.”
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