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Overview

Introduction to Eagle, Idaho

Eagle, Idaho, in Ada county, is located 9 miles NW of Boise, Idaho (center to center) and 335 miles E of Portland, Oregon. The city is located in the Boise City metropolitan area.

Eagle History

Eagle is located in the Ada Conty, which was founded in 1864. Idaho Territorial Legislature created the county. It was named in honor of Ada Riggs, who was the first child to be born in this area, daughter of H. C. Riggs, who was a co-founder of Boise. Ada county is the largest county of the state in terms of population.

Eagle and nearby Attractions

  • Inspire International Inc - Horticulture Therapy and Education Center
  • Great American Family Parks
  • Boise Art Museum
  • Idaho Military History Museum
  • Eagle Island State Park

Things To Do In Eagle

Tourists visiting the city of Eagle can be at the Eagle Island State Park and enjoy swimming. It is also ideal for picnics. The museums that can be visited include the Basque Museum and Cultural Center, Boise Art Museum, and the Idaho State Historical Museum. One can also visit the Great American Family Parks. Inspire International Inc - Horticulture Therapy and Education Center is another major attraction of the city of Eagle.

Eagle Transportation

Boise Air Terminal/ Gowen Field offers air transportation facility to Eagle city.

Eagle Higher Education

Residents of Eagle city can avail higher education through Boise State University, Eastern Oregon University, College of Southern Idaho, and Lewis - Clark State College.

Demographics

People

Total Population22,711
Male Share of the Population50.6%
Female Share of the Population49.4%
Senior Citizens16.7%
Employed Population 16+9,898
Age of the Population45

Families

% of people married66.2%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher46.4%
Median Earnings25+$50,319
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,327
Median Earnings With High School Degree$34,615

Wealth

Median Family Income$95,041
% Above Poverty Level93.8%
% Below Poverty Level6.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home18.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.2%
% Using Public Transportation0.3%

Housing

People Living Alone18.7%
Median Gross Rent$1,030
Median House Value$327,800

Ancestry

English22.9%
German18.2%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)13.2%
Irish11.1%
Norwegian4.6%
Swedish4.4%
Italian4.1%
Scottish3.2%
French Except Basque2.6%
Polish1.6%
Dutch1.5%
Danishn1.1%
Swiss1%
Welsh0.9%
Czech0.7%
Ukrainian0.6%
Portuguese0.5%
Greek0.5%
Basque0.5%
Canadian0.4%
Austrian0.4%
Croatian0.4%
Russian0.4%
Finnish0.3%
Lithuanian0.2%
Hungarian0.1%
Australian0.1%
US/American0.1%
Slovak0.1%
Macedonian0.1%
Iranian0.1%
Belgian0.1%
African0.1%
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Eagle Almanac

CategoryValue
County Ada County
Standard Zip Codes83616
Phone Area Codes208
Time ZoneAmerica/Boise
Approximate Latitude43.79
Approximate Longitude-116.38

Eagle Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationBOISE 7 N
Distance8.1 miles
Jan Temp22 to 36 F
Apr Temp36 to 58 F
Jul Temp56 to 88 F
Oct Temp40 to 62 F
Annual Precip19.2 inches
StationBOISE AIR TERMINAL
Distance10.7 miles
Jan Temp24 to 37 F
Apr Temp39 to 62 F
Jul Temp60 to 89 F
Oct Temp41 to 64 F
Annual Precip12.1 inches
StationEMMETT 2 E
Distance12.1 miles
Jan Temp23 to 37 F
Apr Temp38 to 63 F
Jul Temp58 to 90 F
Oct Temp39 to 66 F
Annual Precip13.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Emmett6,590$35,784
Garden City11,423$55,676
Meridian88,247$72,109
Middleton6,416$57,616
Star7,255$67,008

Eagle Public Libraries

Eagle Public
100 N STIERMAN WY
Eagle, Idaho
(208) 939-6814

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Eagle Hospitals

Saint Alphonsus Eagle Health Plz-er
323 E Riverside Dr
(208) 367-5355

Eagle Public Schools

Eagle Academy
100 South Academy Avenue
ZIP: 83616
(208) 939-5386
High
Total Enrollment 175
Eagle Elementary School Of The Arts
475 North Eagle Road
ZIP: 83616
(208) 855-4365
Primary
Total Enrollment 469
Eagle High School
574 N Park Lane
ZIP: 83616
(208) 939-2189
High
Total Enrollment 1731
Eagle Hills Elementary School
650 Ranch Drive
ZIP: 83616
(208) 350-4085
Primary
Total Enrollment 518
Eagle Middle School
1000 W Floating Feather
ZIP: 83616
(208) 350-4255
Middle
Total Enrollment 1230
Galileo Magnet School
4735 W Saguaro Dr
ZIP: 83616
(208) 350-4105
Primary
Total Enrollment 729
Idaho Fine Arts Academy
3467 West Flint Drive
ZIP: 83616
(208) 938-0978
Other
Total Enrollment 188
North Star Charter School
839 N Linder
ZIP: 83616
(208) 939-9600
Other
Total Enrollment 968
Seven Oaks Elementary
1441 Sevenoakes Way
ZIP: 83616
(208) 350-4095
Primary
Total Enrollment 394

Eagle Private Schools

Arts West School
3300 W State St Bldg M
ZIP: 83616
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 338
Christian Church Ranch School
2421 W Duck Alley Rd
ZIP: 83616
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 20
Eagle Adventist Christian School & Preschool
538 W State St
ZIP: 83616
Elementary
Total Enrollment 24
Montessori Academy
1400 Park Ln
ZIP: 83616
Elementary
Total Enrollment 59
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