Oneida County, Idaho
|Coordinates: 42°13′N 112°31′W / 42.21°N 112.52°W|
|Founded||January 22, 1864|
|Named for||Oneida Lake, New York|
|Largest city||Malad City|
|• Total||1,202 sq mi (3,110 km2)|
|• Land||1,200 sq mi (3,000 km2)|
|• Water||1.5 sq mi (4 km2) 0.1%%|
| • Estimate |
|• Density||3.6/sq mi (1.4/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC−7 (Mountain)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC−6 (MDT)|
Oneida County is a county in the U.S. state of Idaho. As of the 2010 census, 4,286 people lived there. The county seat and largest city is Malad City. Most of the county's population lives in Malad City and the surrounding Malad Valley.
History[change | change source]
Oneida County was founded on January 22, 1864 and named for Oneida Lake, New York.
Geography[change | change source]
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,202 square miles (3,110 km2), of which 1,200 square miles (3,100 km2) is land and 1.5 square miles (3.9 km2) (0.1%) is water.
Bordering counties[change | change source]
- Power County – north
- Bannock County – northeast
- Franklin County – east
- Cache County, Utah – southeast
- Box Elder County, Utah – south
- Cassia County – west
Communities[change | change source]
City[change | change source]
Unincorporated communities[change | change source]
- Cherry Creek
Ghost town[change | change source]
- Black Pine
References[change | change source]
- ↑ "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 15, 2011. Retrieved July 1, 2014.
- ↑ "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.
- ↑ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.