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Idaho Profile

Idaho, the 43rd state, joined the U.S. in 1890. The state is appropriately shaped like a logger's boot, and logging as well as mining are big industries in the state. But the state is probably best known for its potatoes. The state's name is thought to be an Indian name, Ee-dah-hoe, which means "gem of the mountains." Idaho has a rugged landscape with some of the largest unspoiled natural areas in the country. Boise is the capital and the state flower is the syringa. ...Read more here: Idaho - The Gem State

Capital City:
Boise
Nickname:
Gem State
Motto:
Esto perpetua (Let it be perpetual)
Statehood:
July 3, 1890 (43th)
Origin of State's Name:
A derivation of an Indian phrase "E Dah Hoe (How)" supposedly meaning "gem of the mountains"
Largest City:
Boise
Border States:
Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming
Land Area:
82,751 sq. mi., 11th largest
State Bird:
Mountain Bluebird
State Flower:
Syringa - Mock Orange (philadelphus lewisii)
State Tree:
White Pine (Pinus Monticola pinaceae)
State Song:
Here We Have Idaho

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Cities, Counties, and Zip Codes in Idaho

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Idaho Schools

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Elementary Schools

Park Ridge Elementary School
(208) 465-7117
3313 Parkridge Drive
Nampa, ID 83687
Holmes Elementary School
(208) 482-6220
210 A Ave East
Wilder, ID 83676

Middle Schools

Donald J Hobbs Middle School
(208) 357-7667
350 E Pine Street
Shelley, ID 83274
Lowell Scott Middle School
(208) 939-2101
13600 W Mc Millan Road
Boise, ID 83713

High Schools

Southwest Idaho Prof Tech Center
(208) 454-2087
20567 Whittier Drive
Greenleaf, ID 83626
Canyon Springs Alt High School
(208) 455-3325
107 Poplar
Caldwell, ID 83605

Sex Offender Information for Idaho

For most citizens, the easiest method to obtain accurate and timely sex offender information for their local area is to visit their state sex offender registry website. States are required to provide this information for free. You do not need to pay for this information.

In Idaho, the registered sex offenders can be found at http://www.isp.state.id.us/identification/sex_offender/index.html. Please be sure to read all the disclaimers provided by the state.

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