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Blackfoot
Blackfoot
Idaho
3 reviews
3.5 out of 5 stars based on 3 ratings
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en:Blackfoot, Idaho by sporst is licensed under CC BY 2.0
Blackfoot is a city in Bingham County, Idaho, United States. The population was 11,899 at the 2010 census. The city is the county seat of Bingham County. Blackfoot boasts the largest potato industry in any one area, and is known as the "Potato Capital of the World." It is the site of the Idaho Potato Museum (a museum and gift shop that displays and explains the history of Idaho's potato industry), and the home of the world's largest baked potato and potato chip. Blackfoot is also the location of the Eastern Idaho State Fair, which operates between Labor Day weekend and the following weekend. Blackfoot is the principal city of the Blackfoot, Idaho, Micropolitan Statistical Area, which includes Bingham County.

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Alot of younger individuals, the older population is disappearing.
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yes. its a great community

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How did Idaho earn the grade of B? We examined the state taxes based on how age friendly they are. Idaho has a state sales tax of 6.00%. Of particular interest is that Idaho does not have taxes on social security. There are no estate taxes. There are no taxes imposed on inheritance. Idaho has an effective property tax rate of 0.76%. Weighing these taxes and other taxes most likely to impact the aging population is how Idaho earned its state tax grade of B.

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