Twin Falls Idaho Relocation Guide
Twin Falls Idaho Relocation Services
Work Related Relocation
Employees from Glanbia, CliffBar, Chobani have all chosen Lezamiz Real Estate Co. to sell their homes because of relocation. Twin Falls Idaho is a destination chosen by these large companies and we’re happy to have them and assist them finding homes for their incoming employees.
On the Holmes and Rahe stress scale for adults, “change of residence” is considered a stressful activity, assigned 20 points (with death of spouse being ranked the highest at 100). We’re here to make sure that stress level doesn’t go up for you. At Lezamiz Real Estate Co. one of our goals is to make people’s lives better. When you decide to make the move, across the town, across the state, or across the nation we know it’s stressful. We’re here to take the stress out of it, maybe even lowering that number on the stress scale.
Relocating to a new state or city can be stressful enough. Short-term housing is available if timing becomes an issue. At Lezamiz Real Estate Co., one of our goals is to remove the stress of relocating. So in addition to having you covered with The Big Red Truck, if you are working with our Realtors to buy your home and still haven’t found the right house for you or if Sid sold your home faster than you expected, our partner company Lezamiz Property Management has you covered. Our rental homes will fit your family nicely until you’ve found that perfect home or start your move.
Information about Twin Falls Idaho
Twin Falls Idaho Relocation Guide should give you a pretty good idea what Twin Falls is like.
Twin Falls Idaho is the county seat and largest city of Twin Falls County, Idaho, United States. The city had a population of 44,125 as of the 2010 census.
In the Magic Valley region, Twin Falls is the largest city in a one-hundred-mile (160 km) radius, and is the regional commercial center for south-central Idaho and northeastern Nevada. It is the principal city of the Twin Falls Metropolitan Statistical Area, which officially includes the entirety of Twin Falls and Jerome counties. The resort community of Jackpot, Nevada, fifty miles (80 km) south at the state line, is unofficially considered part of the greater Twin Falls area.
Located on a broad plain at the south rim of the Snake River Canyon, Twin Falls Idaho is where daredevil Evel Knievel attempted to jump across the canyon in 1974 on a steam-powered rocket. The jump site is northeast of central Twin Falls, midway between Shoshone Falls and the Perrine Bridge.
Buying and Selling Real Estate in Twin Falls Idaho has given Lezamiz Real Estate Co. a unique opportunity to bring the area’s best and brightest homes and commercial properties to the market, driving the Idaho economy through to the next decade. Don’t forget, maybe you’ll want to build a home and you’ll need land to put it on. We’ve also got you covered for that. Land for Sale in Twin Falls Idaho and surrounding areas.
Weather in Twin Falls Idaho
In Twin Falls, the summers are hot and mostly clear, the winters are very cold and partly cloudy, and it is dry year round. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 23°F to 90°F and is rarely below 9°F or above 97°F.
The hot season lasts for 3.0 months, from June 13 to September 12, with an average daily high temperature above 79°F. The hottest day of the year is July 26, with an average high of 90°F and low of 62°F.
The cold season lasts for 3.1 months, from November 20 to February 24, with an average daily high temperature below 46°F. The coldest day of the year is December 30, with an average low of 23°F and high of 36°F. (Source)
Check the .blog for more about Twin Falls Idaho weather.
Fun Facts about Twin Falls Idaho
- Last year there were over 27,000 rounds of golf played at the Twin Falls Golf Club.
- A couple of interesting golf courses in the state are down in the Snake River Canyon. Blue Lakes Country Club and Canyon Springs Golf Course. Absolutely beautiful scenery while you’re waiting for your partner to finish their putt.
Be sure to check the .blog for more Fun Facts about Twin Falls Idaho.
Have you heard of Porchfest?
The Perrine Bridge is not the original bridge, by the early 1970s, the original Twin Falls-Jerome bridge was outdated and unable to handle heavy loads and required replacement. Construction of the current bridge began in May 1973 and was completed in July 1976 at a cost of $10.56 million (equivalent to $38 million in 2019 dollars).
Jobs – Career opportunities in Twin Falls Idaho
Major Employers of Twin Falls Idaho
Major Employers of Twin Falls Idaho
Amalgamated Sugar (food production)
Bridgeview Estates (health care)
Chobani (food production)
College of Southern Idaho (education)
ConAgra – Lamb Weston (agriculture)
Glanbia Nutritionals (food production)
In addition to these major employers, 1000’s of small businesses listed in the Twin Falls Idaho Chamber of Commerce have started here and have stayed here, employing 1000’s of people in the area.
We make it easy to work here.
- Average commute time is 12 minutes
- The closest airport is only 6 miles away
- 6% state sales tax
- Largest share of residents make between $30,000-$99,000 annually
Job Stats in Twin Falls Idaho
For the past decade, our labor force in Twin Falls Idaho has steadily grown, and will continue to grow.
Falls Brand, another award-winning food company, is located in the southern part of Twin Falls. In early 2011, Falls Brands’ Old Fashioned Basque Chorizo sausage won the “Hold The Mustard” award presented by the National Meat Association (NMA) every year during their annual “NMA Annual Gourmet Sausagefest.”
Headquartered in Twin Falls Idaho, Glanbia Nutritionals is one of the largest producers of cheese and whey-based ingredients, and the largest barrel cheese manufacturer in the world. With four facility locations throughout Idaho’s scenic Magic Valley, Glanbia Nutritionals has two processing cheese plants in Gooding and Twin Falls and two whey processing plants in Gooding and Richfield. Twin Falls Idaho Dairy Farmers Love Glanbia! (Dairy Farms For Sale In Idaho)
Clif Bar & Company is an American company that produces organic foods and drinks. The company’s flagship product, CLIF Bar, was created by Gary Erickson and Lisa Thomas.
Chobani is an American food company specializing in strained yogurt. The company was founded in 2005 by Hamdi Ulukaya who had bought a plant in the town of South Edmeston, New York, that was being closed by Kraft Foods. Ulukaya hired several of the former Kraft employees as well as a “yogurt master” and launched his brand in 2007.
Twin Falls Idaho Active Life
The Gem State
Idaho’s known for its potatoes, but its official nickname is the Gem State. Some 72 different precious and semi-precious gemstones have been found there.
Idaho has so many outdoor activities. We love our mountainous peaks and deep canyons. A huge hobby in Twin Falls Idaho is rock hunting. Idaho is not just known for potatos, but gems! The Gem State is the actual Idaho State nickname. In the south-west area of the Magic Valley, “Fire opals draw rock hounds to Squaw Butte, 50 miles north of the town of Emmett in Gem County, where cherry and salmon pink opals can be found. The best known jasper in Idaho is the “Bruneau jasper,” a red and green gem-quality stone found in Bruneau Canyon located 50 miles south of the town of Bruneau in the Owyhee County. (https://sciencing.com/rock-hunt-gems-idaho-7694469.html)
As a nature lover’s paradise, Idaho is much more than just potatoes and prairies.
The Outdoor Activities in Twin Falls Idaho
In addition to gems, our skiing, snowshoeing, and snowmobiling options are vast. The Famous Sun Valley ski resort is a short 2 hours drive from Twin Falls Idaho. We also have Soldier Mountain ski resort, also a shout 1.5 hours from Twin Falls idaho. Be sure to check our .blog for more about Skiing in Southern Idaho
Shoshone Falls Park
Shoshone Falls Park encompasses the south bank of the Snake River at the falls. A $5 vehicle fee is posted from March 30 through September 30th. The park includes an overlook, interpretive displays and a trail system along the south rim of the Snake River Canyon. The trails provide access to nearby points of interest including Dierkes Lake and Evel Knievel’s 1974 jump site. About 250,000 to 300,000 vehicles enter the park each year.
as number 8 on the list of 15 for great places to live in the Gem State.
Snake River Canyon Rim Trail
Outdoor recreation is fantasic here in Twin Falls Idaho. We have kayaks! The Snake River is just a 5 minute drive from the south side of the city. The canyon is simply beautiful. Flourishing fuana along the river and the trees and the views! One of the best features, I think about Twin Falls, is the greenbelt along the canyon edge.
There’s so much land in Idaho and so many things to do, maybe starting a business to take advantage of the active lifestyle of Idaho’s residents is what you’re looking for, business and commerical opportiunities in Twin Falls Idaho abound!
The Herrett Center for Arts and Science
One of my favorite things to do in Twin Falls Idaho is over at the The Herrett Center for Arts and Science. This is the local museum and planetarium. Science!
Schools in Twin Falls Idaho
These are some of the top-rated public schools in Twin Falls Idaho School District based on a variety of measures, including academic performance and equity.
The Twin Falls School District serves over 9,300 students in Twin Falls, Idaho. It is comprised of nine elementary schools, three middle schools, one alternative middle school, two high schools, and one alternative high school.
The district is ranked eighth in size among Idaho’s 114. It is one of the largest employers in an eight-county region, with more than 500 certified and 500 classified staff. The district is governed by a five-member Board of Trustees, whose members are elected by the public and serve without pay.
Our mission is to provide a quality education necessary for students to be successful in life. (Twin Falls School District)
And be sure to check the .blogs for school related info!
Twin Falls Idaho Public Elementary Schools
Twin Falls Idaho Private Elementary Schools
Twin Falls Idaho Public Middle Schools
Twin Falls Idaho Private Middle Schools
Twin Falls Idaho Public High Schools
Twin Falls Idaho Private High Schools
Twin Falls Idaho Real Estate Market
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