Eagle is a city of Ada County. With the increasing trend of growth in the Metropolitan area of Boise, Eagle is becoming increasingly suburban. With an area of over 9 sq. miles, Eagle is situated at an elevated point of about 2,550 ft. The school District of Meridan operates a number of schools under its umbrella. Eagle fun Days Festival is a local cultural attraction. Some interesting points are Arboretum and the State Park of Eagle Island. Tourism is an important economic activity of the region. George Kennedy, D. Schouman and L. Craig are some of the famous residents of the town.