Kootenai County, Idaho

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Kootenai County, Idaho
Kootenai County Courthouse.jpg
Kootenai County Courthouse
Map of Idaho highlighting Kootenai County
Location within the U.S. state of Idaho
Map of the United States highlighting Idaho
Idaho's location within the U.S.
FoundedDecember 22, 1864
Named forKootenai tribe
SeatCoeur d'Alene
Largest cityCoeur d'Alene
Area
 • Total1,316 sq mi (3,408 km2)
 • Land1,244 sq mi (3,222 km2)
 • Water71 sq mi (184 km2), 5.4%
Population (est.)
 • (2017)157,637
 • Density127/sq mi (49/km2)
Congressional district1st
Time zonePacific: UTC−8/−7
Websitewww.kcgov.us

Kootenai County (/ˈktn/ KOOT-nee) is a county in the U.S. state of Idaho. As of the 2010 census, 138,494 people lived there,[1] making it the third-most populous county in Idaho. The county seat and largest city is Coeur d'Alene.[2] The county was founded in 1864 and named after the Kootenai tribe.

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  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 13, 2011. Retrieved June 30, 2014. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on May 31, 2011. Retrieved 2011-06-07. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)