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Idaho County, Idaho VA Property Information

idaho county2021 $0 down, VA home loan limit for Idaho County is $548,250.

With a total surface area of 8,503 square miles, Idaho County is the largest county in Idaho. The Idaho State Legislature officially created the county on February 4, 1864. With over 26 square miles of water, Idaho County is a great place for swimming, boating, fishing, and other aquatic activities. With several national forests located in the county, it is the perfect place for outdoor lovers. Idaho County has a thriving school system, great nightlife, and an airport. The total population is 1,634,464, including a veteran population of 122,955.

Gospel Hump Wilderness is a national protected area entirely located in Idaho County. Sparkling streams, lush forests, and historic mines are just a few of the interesting sights to see in the Gospel Hump Wilderness. The opportunities for fishing are abundant in Gospel Hump Wilderness. Smallmouth bass, mountain white fish, bull trout, and westslope are just a few of the species of fish that can be found in the many bodies of water at Gospel Hump Wilderness. Elk, mule, and white-tailed deer are just some of the big game that make their home in the Gospel Hump Wilderness.

Another interesting wilderness area partly located in Idaho County is the Bitterroot National Forest. Bitterroot National Forest possesses majestic views of the nearby mountain ranges and forests. There are several trails in the forest, great for hiking and horseback riding. For those that love camping, there is an endless opportunity in the Bitterroot National Forest. Other wilderness areas in Idaho County include Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, Payette National Forest, and Nez Perce National Forest.

Located in Idaho County, the Salmon River is an excellent location for many aquatic activities. The river is 425 miles long and flows into the Snake River. Several different species of fish make their home in the Snake River, including steelhead and, of course, salmon. Salmon River is an excellent location for boating and canoeing. There are also several locations for camping along the river.

Idaho County hosts many fun annual festivals that bring out much of the community. “Border Days” is an annual festival that has events for people of all ages. Border Days features Idaho’s oldest rodeo, art shows, and even a parade! Border Days hosts the world’s largest egg toss.

The Syringa Hospital VA Clinic, Disabled American Veterans Office, and several other veteran resources are located in Idaho County. The Mountain Home Air Force Base and several National Guard bases are located in proximity to Idaho County. The median household income is $46,767, and the median housing cost is $162,100.

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Idaho County Property Search

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For a list of updated VA-approved properties in Idaho County, contact VA Home Loan Centers.

Idaho County Condo Search

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VFW Post

Post 3520 Crea-De Haven Post
450 Whitetail Dr
Grangeville, ID 83530
United States
Phone: (208) 983-0510

Meeting Location & Time
404 West Main Street
Grangeville, ID 83530
United States
1900 hrs 2nd Wednesday

Quartermaster: John Crotinger
Clinton Miller

Post 4902 Richard Jacobs Post
PO Box 371
Cottonwood, ID 83522
United States
Phone: (208) 962-7241

Meeting Location & Time
1602 East Street
Cottonwood, ID 83522
United States
7:30 PM 3rd Wednesday

Quartermaster: Rick Johnson
Joseph Riener

Post 8311 Wilderness Post
PO Box 183
Elk City, ID 83525-0183
United States
Phone: (208) 842-2393

Meeting Location & Time
50 American River Rd.
Elk City, ID 83525-0183
United States
7:00 PM 2nd Thursday

Quartermaster: Dale George
Earl Johnson

Maximum VA Appraisal Fees Allowable in Idaho County

  • Single Family Residence: $600
  • Condominium: $650
  • Residential Duplex: $700
  • Residential Triplex: $750
  • Residential Fourplex: $800
  • Manufactured Home: $650
  • Repair Inspection $150


  1. Idaho VA Loan Information: https://www.vahomeloancenters.org/idaho-va-home-loan-limit/
  2. VA Loan Information by State: https://www.vahomeloancenters.org/va-loan-limit-maximum-va-loan-amount/