Nampa is the 3rd largest city in the State of Idaho and is part of the Boise-Nampa Metro area (Idaho's largest metropolitan area). Nampa is located about 20 miles west of Boise along Interstate 84, and 6 miles west of Meridian. Nampa is a principal city of the Boise-Nampa Metropolitan Area, and is centrally and ideally located to reach all western U.S. markets. Nampa has become not only the retail and restaurant hub of the western Boise Valley, but is home to many successful food processing and manufacturing companies. The City of Nampa's food processing and manufacturing continues to flourish, while industries such as; advanced manufacturing, agribusiness, high tech, shared services, and bio sciences take on a peaking interest. In Nampa, you will do more than live and work, you will thrive in an environment rich in endless natural beauty, local history and culture, and economic well-being. Nampa has a long history of providing business friendly atmosphere, low operating costs, skilled employees and a great quality of life. Located just minutes from Boise, Nampa brings metropolitan amenities together with a relaxed pace of life and true sense of community spirit. That is why so many successful world-class companies from many industries have chosen Nampa as their place to operate - this includes companies like; Amalgamated Sugar, Plexus Corporation, Micron Technology, Great American Appetizers, Woodgrain Millwork, Fleetwood Homes,Union Pacific Systems, Sorrento-Lactalis, Materne North America, Mission Aviation Fellowship, Nestle-USA, J.R. Simplot, many more.