Banks is a census-designated place located in Idaho, United States.
Banks is reasonably quiet overall, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although there are still several louder sections, especially closer to the railway line. Getting to parks in the census-designated place, like Boise National Forest, is very difficult since they aren't well-distributed. Still, there are a few green spaces nearby for residents to explore.
In Banks, about three quarters of the dwellings are single detached homes, while mobile homes are also present in the housing stock. The average year of construction for properties in this census-designated place is 1986. This census-designated place also has quite a good variety of housing sizes - properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy roughly 80% of the dwellings in the census-designated place while the rest are rented.
There are no high schools and no primary schools in Banks. When it comes to eating, a vehicle is almost always needed in this census-designated place to access the nearest grocery store.
The best way to get around in Banks is usually driving. Finding a parking spot is easy. It is not possible for pedestrians to get around in this census-designated place since almost no common errands can be run without needing to resort to a car.