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Boise
State capital city
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Boise US Bank Building.jpg
Zions Bank Building in Boise.jpg
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Jack's Urban Meeting Place and the JR Simplot World Headquarters.jpg
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Clockwise from top:
Idaho State Capitol, Eighth & Main, Jack's Urban Meeting Place, a football game at Albertsons Stadium, Clearwater Analytics, US Bank Plaza
Flag of Boise
Flag
Official seal of Boise
Seal
Nickname(s): 
The City of Trees
Motto(s): 
Energy Peril Success
Location within Ada County
Location within Ada County
Boise is located in Idaho
Boise
Boise
Location within Idaho
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Boise is located in the United States
Boise
Boise
Location within the United States
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Coordinates: 43°37′N 116°12′W / 43.617°N 116.200°W / 43.617; -116.200
Country United States
State Idaho
County Ada
Founded 1863
Incorporated 1864
Government
 • Type Strong-mayor
 • Body Boise City Council
 • Mayor Dave Bieter (D)
 • Council President Elaine Clegg
Area
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 • State capital city 82.80 sq mi (214.45 km2)
 • Land 82.09 sq mi (212.60 km2)
 • Water 0.71 sq mi (1.85 km2)
Elevation
2,730 ft (830 m)
Population
 (2010)[2]
 • State capital city 205,671 (99th)
 • Estimate 
(2018)[3]
228,790
 • Density 2,718.54/sq mi (1,049.64/km2)
 • Urban
349,684 (US: 108th)
 • Metro
709,845 (US: 80th)
 • Demonym
Boisean
Time zone UTC−7 (MST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC−6 (MDT)
ZIP codes
83701–83799
Area code(s) 208, 986
FIPS code 16-08830
GNIS feature ID 400590
Interstate(s) I-84.svg I-184.svg
U.S. Route(s) link = U.S. Route 20 in Idaho link = U.S. Route 26 in Idaho link = U.S. Route 30 in Idaho
Website www.cityofboise.org