Elmore County, Idaho

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Elmore County, Idaho
Elmore county courthouse 2009.jpg
Elmore County Courthouse
Location within Idaho
Location within Idaho
Map of the United States highlighting Idaho
Idaho's location within the U.S.
FoundedFebruary 7, 1889
Named forThe Ida Elmore mines, producer of silver and gold in the 1860s
SeatMountain Home
Largest cityMountain Home
 • Total3,101 sq mi (8,032 km2)
 • Land3,075 sq mi (7,964 km2)
 • Water26 sq mi (67 km2), 0.8%
Population (est.)
 • (2017)26,823
 • Density8.8/sq mi (3.4/km2)
Congressional district2nd
Time zoneMountain: UTC−7/−6

Elmore County is a county in the U.S. state of Idaho. As of the 2010 census, 29,130 people lived there.[1] The county seat and largest city is Mountain Home.[2]

Communities[change | change source]

Cities[change | change source]

Census-designated place[change | change source]

Unincorporated communities[change | change source]

  • Atlanta
  • Dixie
  • Featherville
  • Hammett
  • King Hill
  • Pine
  • Tipanuk

Ghost town[change | change source]

  • Rocky Bar

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 10, 2011. Retrieved June 30, 2014.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on 2011-05-31. Retrieved 2011-06-07.