Majestic mountains, beautiful plains, and colorful fields can all be found in Blaine County. Located in the center of Idaho, Blaine County is one of the most picturesque counties in the country. The Idaho State Legislature officially created Blaine County on March 5, 1895. The county was named after former congressman James G. Blaine. The beauty of Blaine County has even attracted celebrities, such as Adam West, Demi Moore, and John Kerry, to build homes in the county. The total population of Blaine County is 21,482, including a veteran population of 1,347.
The Sawtooth National Recreation Area is a great place to visit for outdoors lovers. Sawtooth encompasses a total of 756,000 acres. For hikers, there are over 700 miles of hiking trails located in the Recreation Area. These scenic trails provide excellent views of the many peaks and vistas located within the Sawtooth National Recreation Area. There are also many lakes, which are great for swimming, boating, fishing, and much more! Avid campers will enjoy the multitude of great campsites with all the amenities you need.
One of the most popular destinations in Blaine County is one of the many hot springs. The warm waters of these hot springs are excellent places to relax and enjoy life. Most all of the hot springs provide excellent views of the surrounding mountains. With waters ranging from 100 degrees to about 150 degrees, you are sure to find a hot spring perfect for your needs. Some of the hot springs in Blaine County includes Russian John Hot Springs, Elkhorn Hot Springs, Kem Hot Springs, and Sunbeam Hot Springs.
Artists, musicians, dancers, and all other creative types will find a great community in Blaine County. The community is very supportive of its artists, which can be seen through the many art galleries, concerts, and art festivals. The Sun Valley Center for the Arts is a company that hosts plays, dance recitals, concerts, and more. Sun Valley also holds classes for up and coming actors, writers, and musicians. Blaine County also hosts studio tours and film festivals.
Blaine County hosts some of the most fun and exciting events in Idaho! Arborfest is a huge Arbor Day celebration that features games, events, and a lot of free stuff. There is also a mud run that anyone in the community can sign up for. Blaine County holds a huge Fourth of July Festival that brings out most of the community. The Fourth of July Festival features fireworks, delicious food, live music, and much more! Other great festival and events include the Sheeptown Drag Race, Hailey Town Antique Fair, and Northern Rockies Music Festival.
The Blaine County Veterans Services Office, Disabled American Veterans Office, and several other veteran resources are located in Blaine County. Veterans are offered many great benefits by the state of Idaho. The median housing cost is $375,000, and the median household income is $35,524.
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Blaine County Condo Search
Condo Name (ID): SOUTH HAILEY TOWNHOUSES (000100)
Address: HAILEY, ID 83333 BLAINE
Status: HUD Accepted
Last Update: Unavailable
Request Received Date: 07/10/2002
Review Completion Date: 07/10/2002
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Post 3078 Toponis Post
PO Box 526
Gooding, ID 83330-0526
Phone: (208) 934-8687
Meeting Location & Time
203 3rd Ave W
Gooding, ID 83330
7:30 PM 3rd Thursday
Quartermaster: John Koonce
Commander: Gerald Freeman
Maximum VA Appraisal Fees Allowable in Blaine County
- Single Family Residence: $600
- Condominium: $650
- Residential Duplex: $700
- Residential Triplex: $750
- Residential Fourplex: $800
- Manufactured Home: $650
- Repair Inspection $150
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