Eagle is a small city located 10 miles west of downtown Boise. Because of the growth in Boise, Eagle has become more suburban in the past few years. As of 2012, Eagle’s population was estimated at 21,025. The small city is continually growing which has resulted in new retail and commercial expansions from a variety of businesses.
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Eagle is a very desirable place to live because of its location, as it is close to the Boise River, the Boise Foothills and is a very short drive to Boise and Meridian. Because of its placement in the Treasure Valley, residents of Eagle maintain the sense of a small town without sacrificing access to the amenities provided by a bigger city like Boise.
Neighborhoods like Two Rivers and The Shores provide upscale homes, great landscaping and the opportunity to build on a waterfront lot. If more land is what you want, estate home sites are abundant in Eagle. Homes closer to downtown Eagle offer a small community feeling. Depending on the area of Eagle, home prices range from $100,000 to $2,000,000.
Eagle has a lot to offer in terms of recreational opportunities. Walking, horseback riding, biking, ponds and parks are all available. Eagle Island State Park offers a lot of space for the family to play and swim (including a water slide), picnic, fish, and 500 acres of riding trails.
There are five golf courses in Eagle, including Eagle Hills Golf Course and Banbury Golf Course.
Eagle hosts many family friendlyevents annually such as Eagle Fun Days, the World’s Largest Rocky Mountain Oyster Feed, a Fourth of July celebration, Halloween activities and an old fashioned Country Christmas.
While Eagle may be small, it still has a thriving busines community. In addition to the numerous locally owned businesses in Eagle, the Western Regional Headquarters of ConAgra Foods and the headquarters and manufacturing facility of Camille Beckman, a distributor of cosmetics, are both located in Eagle.
Eagle is home to many great restaurants and coffee shops. Rembrants Coffee House is a fabulous coffee house with amazing art and even better coffee and food! Looking for a great dinner? Eagle has something for everyone. Seasons Bistro has great food and live music, Bella Aquila‘s beautiful ambiance and food are perfect for a date night and daVinci’s offers great Italian food and is always packed!