If you've been longing for a true small-town experience, you might want to start looking at Parma, ID property listings. The population hovers around 2,000 and is extremely livable because of its low cost of living and low crime rates, high graduation rates and the loads of local Parma Idaho events to enjoy. As more and more people discover the beauty of the Gem State, more are making the move to enjoy life living in Parma, Idaho.

Beautiful Parma, Idaho

Parma is located in a gorgeous green valley, ideal for the agricultural industry that is prevalent in Idaho. The Great Snake River flows through the area, adding to the elements that make Parma Idaho real estate perfect for farming, raising livestock and living along the river if you want. You don't have to be interested in those endeavors to enjoy living in Parma, however. Though it is a small town, commerce is thriving with ample existing businesses including healthcare, education, construction, and technology, as well as abundant opportunities for new businesses to set up shop. Parma Idaho real estate is very affordable with substantially lower prices than the national average so it's likely that you'll find a beautiful home and even small acreages you can afford when you set up your search for Parma, Idaho property listings here on the Stewart Realty Website.

Parma Idaho Events to Enjoy

Parma may be a small town, but the city enjoys big fun. Summers are filled with outdoor events such as Fruit Field Day, an exhibition for home gardeners and master gardeners as well as commercial growers and alternative fruit farmers. If you love classic cars as much as Parma residents do, then you'll appreciate the opportunities to show off your own restored vehicle or just check out the pride and joy of others at the Classics on the Grass Annual Car Show or the Garage Cafe Annual Show and Shine. Parma also happens to be the home of one of the first drive-in theaters in the valley and the Parma Motor-Vu Drive-In is still open and operating today, showing newly released movies in a nostalgic, outdoor setting. What's more, you'll find delightful eateries, picturesque parks, and a modest number of shops in Parma.

The Outdoor Life

Many out-of-staters who are interested in Parma Idaho real estate come to the Gem State for the outdoor life. One of the best things about living in Parma is that the immediate surroundings are quintessential Idaho wilderness, yet it's still driving distance from larger cities, giving you the best of living in a small town along with the amenities of big city life. As for the outdoors, you'll enjoy immediate access to rock climbing, hiking, canyoneering, swimming, horseback riding, boating, and fishing--and that's just in the summer. The fall and winter months usher in great pheasant and upland bird hunting, snowshoeing, all types of skiing from alpine to back country to downhill, snowmobiling and more.

For expert representation and someone who knows the Parma area call Jeff Stewart.  He and the team at Stewart Realty can help you find a Parma property that fits your style and your budget. Contact Jeff at 208-602-1993 or jeff@stewartrealtyllc.com.