Pocatello still carries on this tradition with excellent air, rail, and ground transportation at the intersection of I-15 and I-86. We offer access to cutting-edge telecommunications services and are home to many high technology companies. Glassdoor Research recently found Pocatello to be in the top 30 cities in the nation for best economic recovery since the end of the Great Recession. We have also been recognized by Forbes as a "Best Small Place for Business" 6 years in a row. Most recently Pocatello was ranked 2nd on Forbes Cost of Doing Business index. In addition, we have been ranked 1 of the top 10 small places to move and raise a family according to Primary Relocation and World ERC. Pocatello has also been ranked by the AARP as one of the top cities in the U.S. to retire and one of the Best Small Cities in America by NerdWallet. All this plus we are just minutes to a day's drive away from the best recreational opportunities the West has to offer!
For over 100 years, Pocatello has welcomed visitors, tourists, new residents and new businesses, so please make use of our website information to answer any questions you may have about Pocatello, “Gateway to the Northwest.”