Located in South Central Idaho, Sun Valley has a population of only about 1,100 residents. This small town offers a great setting for individuals looking for a solid community in which to reside. You can view more Sun Valley real estate in the adjacent zip code 83354 by clicking on the link.
83353- Sun Valley Idaho Homes and Lifestyle
Age of Homes
The initial construction of Idaho real estate for Sun Valley began prior to the early 1900’s and by the 1950’s, approximately 68 homes were completed. There was a major increase of infrastructure and premium Idaho real estate constructed over the next few decades. Throughout the 1970’s, over 700 homes were manufactured and during the 1980’s another 300 homes were built. Between 1990 and 2005, an additional 415 optimal Idaho real estate properties were created. A limited number of homes were constructed subsequent to the year 2005.
Sun Valley, Idaho real estate values are greater than those of neighboring areas within Idaho. The majority of the real estate located in the 83353 zip code has a value at or above $1 million. The next set of homes is valued between $500,000 and $999,999. Only a limited number of real estate properties in the Sun Valley community possess a value less than $300,000 (values estimated as of June 2011).
Surrounded by snow-capped mountains on one side and Sawtooth National Forest on the other side, along with an abundance of free-flowing sparkling streams and lakes, the location of the prestigious Sun Valley offers both beauty and functionality. The climate is extraordinarily comfortable during the summer months with mildly warm temperatures and low humidity. The winter months promise an ample amount of snowfall that is perfect for skiing, snowboarding, and snowmobiling.
Neighborhoods and Parks
The nation’s first renowned vacation ski area, Sun Valley Resort is bursting with numerous indoor and outdoor activities, including the popular NIKE Tennis Camp and the Lyle Pearson USTA Tennis Championships. Sun Valley Pavilion has been named the #1 place in Wood River Valley for watching various genres of concert including symphony orchestras, pop, rock, country, and opera.
“Green Living” is a top priority for the community of Sun Valley. The municipality participates in free public transportation, recycling programs, maintaining energy efficiency, geothermal projects, and natural resources sustainable conferences.
The Sawtooth Botanical Garden and educational center is one of a kind! This year-round five-acre source of natural glory offers many activities for people of all ages.
With so many shopping choices surrounding this impressive and charming Idaho real estate municipality, deciding where to start can be a bit challenging. Here are just a few of the finest and unique shops located in or near Sun Valley:
- Sun Valley Signatures & Gift Shops
- Silver Creek Outfitters
- Pete Lane’s Mountain Sports
- Sun Valley Chocolate Foundry
- Sun Valley Club – Golf Pro Shop
- River Run Plaza Bike & Ski Shop
- Panache – Fine Women’s Apparel Boutique
- Towne and Park Fine Jewelry
- Fox Creek Interiors
- Ketchum Lighting Company
- Sun Valley Wine Company
- Chapter One Bookstore
- Brass Ranch
- Warm Springs Ski Shop
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