This is a list of companies based in Idaho. Idaho is a state in the northwestern region of the United States. Idaho is the 14th largest, the 39th most populous, and the 7th least densely populated of the 50 United States. The United States Census Bureau estimates that the population of Idaho was 1,595,728 on July 1, 2012, a 1.8% increase since 2010. The state's largest city and capital is Boise. Today, the largest industry in Idaho is the science and technology sector. It accounts for over 25% of the state's total revenue and over 70% of the state's exports. Idaho's industrial economy is growing, with high-tech products leading the way. Idaho is an important agricultural state, producing nearly one-third of the potatoes grown in the United States.
Companies based in Idaho
The headframe of Hecla Mining
's Lucky Friday silver mine, 1995
A view of the Simplot
plant in Caldwell, Idaho, circa 1930-1945. The caption in the image states "World's Largest Dehydrating Plant."
A Swallow J-5 built in 1924, as operated by Varney Air Lines
. Displayed at the Museum of Flight, Boeing Field, Seattle, May 1989.