Butte County, Idaho

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Butte County, Idaho
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Location within Idaho
Location within Idaho
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Idaho's location within the U.S.
FoundedFebruary 6, 1917
Named forBig Southern Butte
SeatArco
Largest cityArco
Area
 • Total2,234 sq mi (5,786 km2)
 • Land2,232 sq mi (5,781 km2)
 • Water2.0 sq mi (5 km2), 0.1%
Population (est.)
 • (2017)2,602
 • Density1.3/sq mi (0.5/km2)
Congressional district2nd
Time zoneMountain: UTC−7/−6

Butte County is a county in the U.S. state of Idaho. As of the 2010 census, 2,891 people lived there.[1] The county seat and largest city is Arco.[2] It was founded in 1917.

Communities[change | change source]

Cities[change | change source]

Unincorporated communities[change | change source]

  • Darlington
  • Lost River
  • Howe

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved June 28, 2014.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on 2011-05-31. Retrieved 2011-06-07.