ONLY -- County Bordered by Two States and a Foreign Country in the US
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N 48° 41.763 W 116° 18.833
11U E 550488 N 5393895
Quick Description: Boundary County is bordered by Montana, Washington and Canada. The coordinates will take you to the courthouse in Bonner Ferry.
Location: Idaho, United States
Date Posted: 4/23/2015 4:18:12 AM
Waymark Code: WMNR52
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
Views: 3

Long Description:
Boundary County, as of 2013, has a population of 10,853 residents with an area of 1,268.56 sq. miles. Bonner Ferry is the county seat, with Porthill, East Port, Moyie Springs and Naples being the larger towns within the county. The Idaho Panhandle National Forest and McArthur Lake are within Boundary County.

McArthur Lake shares its borders with Bonner County to the south.

Boundary County

The present location of Bonners Ferry was first utilized by the white man as a camping site in 1859. The present city of Bonners Ferry was created in 1899. It united the towns of Fry and Eatonville. Bonners Ferry became the seat of Boundary County in 1915 when it was separated from Bonner County. It is the only county in the United States that is bounded by two states and a foreign country.

Source: USDA: Forest Service

Type of documentation of superlative status: USDA: Forestry Service

Location of coordinates: Bonner Ferry Courthouse

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