The location of the Teton River Idaho Temple was announced by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Monday in a news release.
The three-story temple of approximately 130,000 square feet will be built on a 16.6-acre site located northwest of Second East 2000 North in Rexburg, Idaho.
The Latter-day Saint temple will be the city’s second, joining the Rexburg Idaho Temple, which is located near the campus of Brigham Young University-Idaho.
The church announced the name of the new temple as the Teton River Idaho Temple on Aug. 15.
There are more than 470,000 Latter-day Saints attending over 1,200 congregations in Idaho.
The Teton River Idaho Temple will join eight other temples in operation, under construction or announced in the state of Idaho: