This is a 30 second commercial about the place we call home, Idaho Falls.
What is the population of Idaho?
How big is the state?
83,557 square miles.
What is the state's highest and lowest elevation?
Mt. Borah at 12,662 feet is the highest and the Snake River at Lewiston is the lowest at 738 feet.
What is the capital of Idaho?
What Time Zone is Idaho Falls In?
Mountain Time Zone
What is the elevation of Idaho Falls?
What county is Idaho Falls in?
What is the largest county in land area?
Idaho County, located in north central Idaho, is the largest at 8,053 square miles.
When did Idaho become a state?
Idaho joined the Union as the 43rd state July 3, 1890.
How did the state get its name?
A steamship that traveled the Columbia River was referred to as the Idaho. With the discovery of gold on the Clearwater River in 1860, the diggings were called the Idaho mines. Idaho is a coined or invented word.
What is the state's nickname?
The "Gem State."
What is the state motto?
Esto Perpetua (Let it be perpetual).
What is the state flower?
What is the state bird?
The Mountain Bluebird.
What is the state tree?
The Western White Pine.
What is the state fish?
The Cutthroat Trout.
What is the state animal?
The Appaloosa Horse.
What is the state insect?
The Monarch Butterfly.
What is the state vegetable?
Guess. Just guess.
What is the state fruit?
What is the state gemstone?
The Idaho Star Garnet.
What is the state fossil?
The Hagerman Horse.
What is the state folk dance?
The Square Dance.
Does Idaho have a state lottery?
Does Idaho have a sales tax?
Yes, the sales tax is six percent.
Does Idaho have a state income tax?
Yes, the tax is based on a percent of gross earnings.