Idaho State Information And State Map

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Idaho State Information And State Map, Idaho a northwestern U.S. state known as mountainous landscapes, and vast swaths of protected wilderness and outdoor recreation areas. Boise The capital, is set in the Rocky Mountain foothills and is bisected by the Boise River, which is popular for rafting and fishing. 

Idaho State Information And State Map

State of Idaho
Flag of IdahoState seal of Idaho
FlagSeal
Nickname(s): Gem State
Motto(s)Esto perpetua (Latin for Let it be perpetual)
State song(s): “Here We Have Idaho
Official languageEnglish
DemonymIdahoan
Capital
(and largest city)
Boise
Largest metroBoise metropolitan area
AreaRanked 14th
 • Total83,797 sq mi 
(216,900 km2)
 • Width305 miles (491 km)
 • Length479 miles (771 km)
 • % water0.98
 • Latitude42° N to 49° N
 • Longitude111°03′ W to 117°15′ W
PopulationRanked 39th
 • Total1,754,208 (2018)
 • Density20.9/sq mi  (8.09/km2)
Ranked 44th
 • Median household income$52,225(41st)
Elevation
 • Highest pointBorah Peak[3][4][5]
12,662 ft (3,859 m)
 • Mean5,000 ft  (1,520 m)
 • Lowest pointConfluence of Snake and Clearwater RiverLewiston
713 ft (217 m)
Before statehoodOregon TerritoryWashington TerritoryIdaho Territory
Admitted to the UnionJuly 3, 1890 (43rd)
GovernorBrad Little (R)
Lieutenant GovernorJanice McGeachin (R)
LegislatureLegislature
 • Upper houseSenate
 • Lower houseHouse of Representatives
U.S. SenatorsMike Crapo (R) 
Jim Risch (R)
U.S. House delegation1Russ Fulcher (R) 
2Mike Simpson (R)
Time zones
 • Idaho PanhandlePacificUTC −8/−7
 • primaryMountainUTC −7/−6
ISO 3166US-ID
AbbreviationsID
Websitewww.idaho.gov

Idaho State Information And State Map

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