Idaho is kind of like your 12-year-old nephew. Every time you blink it feels like, there's been a bunch of growth that you didn't expect! Sadly, when Idaho grows, we can't just give her a new pair of jeans and new sneakers.

We've known for quite some time that Idaho is growing extremely fast. But how fast? Is the growth as bad now as it was a decade ago? Let's crunch some numbers and see where we're at.

From 2010 to 2020, Idaho was the second-fastest-growing state in the country. In the past five years, Idaho takes the #1 spot compared to the other 49 states. That's a plentiful amount of growth.

The projections for Idaho's continuing population boon