Idaho County, Idaho

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Idaho County, Idaho
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Location within Idaho
Location within Idaho
Map of the United States highlighting Idaho
Idaho's location within the U.S.
FoundedFebruary 4, 1864
Named forA steamer called Idaho that was launched on the Columbia River in 1860
SeatGrangeville
Largest cityGrangeville
Area
 • Total8,503 sq mi (22,023 km2)
 • Land8,477 sq mi (21,955 km2)
 • Water26 sq mi (67 km2), 0.3%
Population (est.)
 • (2017)16,369
 • Density1.9/sq mi (0.7/km2)
Congressional district1st
Time zonesPacific: UTC−8/−7
North of Salmon River
Mountain: UTC−7/−6
South of Salmon River
Websiteidahocounty.org

Idaho County is a county in the U.S. state of Idaho. As of the 2010 census, the population was 16,267.[1] The county seat and largest city is Grangeville.[2]

The county is one of the few counties in the United States with two time zones, divided by the Salmon River. Most of the county is in the Pacific Time Zone, but those areas south of the Salmon River are in the Mountain Time Zone.

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  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 11, 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.

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