Boise, Idaho Population 223,154

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Capital City:
Boise
State Flower:
Syringa
State Bird:
Mountain Bluebird
State #43 Admitted to Union:
July 3, 1890

People Facts Idaho USA
Population, 2010 1,567,582 308,745,538
Population, 2000 1,293,953 281,421,906
Persons under 18 years, percent, 2011 27.0% 23.7%
Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2011 12.8% 13.3%
Female persons, percent, 2011 49.9% 50.8%
White persons, percent, 2011 93.9% 78.1%
Black persons, percent, 2011 0.8% 13.1%
White persons not Hispanic, percent, 2011 83.6% 63.4%
High school graduates, percent of persons age 25+, 2006-2010 88.2% 85.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, pct of persons age 25+, 2006-2010 24.3% 27.9%
Housing units, 2011 674,394 132,312,404
Homeownership rate, 2006-2010 71.0% 66.6%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2006-2010 $172,700 $188,400
Households, 2006-2010 570,283 114,235,996
Per capita money income in past 12 months (2010 dollars) 2006-2010 $22,518 $27,334
Median household income 2006-2010 $46,423 $51,914
Persons below poverty level, percent, 2006-2010 13.6% 13.8%
Business Facts
Private nonfarm establishments, 2010 43,450 7,396,628
Private nonfarm employment, 2010 487,875 111,970,095
Nonemployer establishments, 2010 112,316 22,110,628
Total number of firms, 2007 151,671 27,092,908
Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 23.5% 28.8%
Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) 18,010,976 5,338,306,501
Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) 14,286,715 4,174,286,516
Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) 20,526,631 3,917,663,456
Retail sales per capita, 2007 $13,691 $12,990
Geography Facts
Land area in square miles, 2010 82,643.12 3,531,905.43
Persons per square mile, 2010 19.0 87.4



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