Latah County, Idaho

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Latah County, Idaho
Moscow Post Office and Courthouse.jpg
Location within Idaho
Location within Idaho
Map of the United States highlighting Idaho
Idaho's location within the U.S.
FoundedMay 14, 1888
Named forLatah Creek
Largest cityMoscow
 • Total1,077 sq mi (2,789 km2)
 • Land1,077 sq mi (2,789 km2)
 • Water0.9 sq mi (2 km2), 0.09%
Population (est.)
 • (2017)39,333
 • Density36.5/sq mi (14.1/km2)
Congressional district1st
Time zonePacific: UTC−8/−7
University of Idaho Administration Building (1909) in Moscow

Latah County is a county located in the north central region of the U.S. state of Idaho. As of the 2010 census, 37,244 people lived there.[1] The county seat and largest city is Moscow,[2] the home of the University of Idaho, the state's flagship and land-grant university.

Communities[change | change source]

Cities[change | change source]

Census-designated place[change | change source]

Unincorporated communities[change | change source]

Ghost towns[change | change source]

  • Avon
  • Blaine
  • Brickaville
  • Collins
  • Cora
  • Cornwall
  • Crescent
  • Freeze
  • Hampton
  • Lenville
  • Linden
  • Nora
  • Park
  • Pine Creek
  • Taney
  • Thorn Creek
  • Woodfell

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 13, 2011. Retrieved July 1, 2014.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.