The Bench, generally bounded by Federal Way to the east, Cole Road to the west and Garden City to the north, sits on an elevation approximately 60 feet  higher than downtown Boise to its northeast. Orchard Street is a major north-south thoroughfare in the neighborhood. The Bench is so named because this sudden rise, giving the appearance of a step, or bench. The Bench was created as an ancient shoreline to the old river channel. The Bench is home to the Boise Union Pacific Depot and older residential neighborhoods similar to those in the North End. Due south of the Bench is the Boise Airport.

Search for properties in these Boise Bench subdivisions and communities:

Eagleson Park   Englefield Green   Hillcrest    Midtown Townhouses  Rose Hil

Miller      Steins   Donovan

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1700 S Vista
Boise, ID 83705
$170,000
1 beds/1 baths
Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Realty Boise BOISE
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2603 S Phillippi St
Boise, ID 83705
$247,700
2 beds/1 baths
Listing courtesy of Silvercreek Realty Group BOISE
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1543 W Saint Patrick
Boise, ID 83705
$199,900
3 beds/2.5 baths
Listing courtesy of Group One BOISE
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3602 W Normandie Drive
Boise, ID 83705
$235,900
5 beds/3.5 baths
Listing courtesy of Group One - Eagle BOISE
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19 S Jackson St
Boise, ID 83705
$139,900
2 beds/1 baths
Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Realty Boise BOISE
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1211 S Owyhee St
Boise, ID 83705
$419,000
4 beds/3 baths
Listing courtesy of Tiger Prop BOISE
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2010 S Owyhee
Boise, ID 83705
$164,900
4 beds/2 baths
Listing courtesy of Atova BOISE
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2491 S HILTON
Boise, ID 83705-3731
$144,900
3 beds/2 baths
Listing courtesy of Idaho Properties Real Estate BOISE
Intermountain MLS listings last updated Feb 28, 2015 12:36:pm.

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