Minidoka County, Idaho

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Minidoka County
Minidoka County Courthouse
Minidoka County Courthouse
Map of Idaho highlighting Minidoka County
Location within the U.S. state of Idaho
Map of the United States highlighting Idaho
Idaho's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 42°51′N 113°38′W / 42.85°N 113.64°W / 42.85; -113.64
Country United States
State Idaho
FoundedJanuary 28, 1913
Named forDakota Sioux word meaning "a fountain or spring of water."
Largest cityRupert
 • Total763 sq mi (1,980 km2)
 • Land758 sq mi (1,960 km2)
 • Water5.3 sq mi (14 km2)  0.7%%
 • Estimate 
 • Density27.3/sq mi (10.5/km2)
Time zoneUTC−7 (Mountain)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−6 (MDT)
Congressional district2nd

Minidoka County is a county in the U.S. state of Idaho. As of the 2010 census, 20,069 people lived there.[1] The county seat and largest city is Rupert.[2]

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  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 14, 2011. Retrieved July 1, 2014.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.