University Area, Idaho

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About the University Area of Pocatello

Nestled within the heart of Pocatello's foothills is an emerging and energetic area boasting a fantastic student-centered population and homes with spectacular views. The area of Pocatello that surrounds Idaho State University feature some of Pocatello's most exciting venues, numerous events and educational opportunities. The University Area of Pocatello supports a healthy rental market but is also home to an emerging group of homeowners, especially around the areas located to the north and east of the campus.

In recent years, the eastern foothills have become the focus of exciting growth and are emerging with fantastic new subdivisions and commercial plazas. The University area is alive with rich opportunities for the residents of Pocatello, and the University Area is quickly gaining a reputation as a place that is not just for students and professors.

The University Area is home to a state-of-the art hospital, a semiconductor plant, and an array of state organizations. The University Area is home to a diverse demographic of people, including professors, engineers, Doctors, nurses, and administrative personnel.

The University Area is home to a number of historic homes. The area's historic architectural details and mature greenery hearken create a charming atmosphere in which to live, work or study. To the east of the University, the hills ascend and create majestic views of the valley below. Home's in the University area are prized for their views, their stable market value, and their proximity to the University.

Life in the Pocatello University Area

Attractions
ISU is like many Universities and is home to a number of well-loved and well regarded major sports teams. Residents within the bounds of the University area and beyond enjoy frequenting the area's sports events as well as the University Area's many cultural events. Residents of the University enjoy close proximity to attractions, such as the Stephens Performing Arts center. The beautifully designed center plays host to more than 20 public events per year.

More Attractions
  • - Holt Arena
  • - L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center
  • - Idaho Museum of Natural History


  • Parks And Outdoor Spaces
    The "Hello Walk" is ISU's most beloved and well-known campus pathway. The campus is home to multitude of tree-lined paths and lush green spaces. However, the "Hello Walk" stands out because of its navigation, which highlights the campus' rich history, landmarks, statues, and traditions. The walkway features the Presidential Grove, where the country's most admired historical figures, such as Teddy Roosevelt, reside.

    Golf Course
    The historic ISU Golf Course was established in 1933. The course was first opened on the southwest edge of campus. By 1970, the course was featured a challenging 18 holes and a clubhouse. Today, the challenging par-72 course is prized for its rolling terrain and southwesterly winds.

    Arboretum and Botanical Garden
    Pocatello's arboretum is often referred to as the "Tree City" or the "The Arb" by its student population. The 65 acre arboretum features ponds, gardens, and an array of ornamental plants from three continents.

    Relocating To Pocatello's University Area?
    Home buyers considering the purchase of a home in Pocatello's University Area will benefit from the expertise of a local real estate professional. A local Realtor, such as Gina Call, is able to assist home buyers in choosing a property that will meet both their needs and budget. The University Area is known for its historic homes, fantastic investment properties, and stable home values. For more information about homes for sale in Pocatello's University Area, contact Gina Call today. Gina Call has helped countless home buyers and is ready to help make your home buying dreams a reality.
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