Idaho by County
Official Idaho County and City Sites
Entered the Union: July 3, 1890
As the: 43rd state
Motto: Esto perpetua (It is forever)
Nicknames: Gem State, Spud State
Bird: Mountain Bluebird
Song: Here We Have Idaho
Sports Teams: None.
Origin of Name: Unknown
Major Industries: silver mining, potatoes, tourism
Historical Sites: Nez Perce National Historic Park, State Historical Museum in Boise, Cataldo Mission, Coeur d'Alene District Mining Museum, Silver City ghost town, Old Fort Hall
Points of Interest: Craters of the Moon National Park, Crystal Ice Cave, Lava Hot Springs, Peregrine Fund World Center for Birds of Prey, Sun Valley ski resort
Bordering States: Montana, Washington, Oregon, Wyoming, Nevada, Utah
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