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Horseshoe Bend is the largest town in rural Boise County, in southwestern Idaho. Its population of 770 at the 2000 census was the largest in the county. It is part of the Boise City–Nampa, Idaho Metropolitan Statistical Area. The elevation of the town is 2604 feet (793 m) above sea level and is named for its location at the horseshoe-shaped U-turn of the Payette River, whose flow direction changes from south to north before heading west to the Black Canyon Reservoir. The area was originally settled as a gold miners' staging area, as prospectors waited along the river for snows to thaw at the higher elevations. Gold had been discovered in 1862 in the Boise Basin mountains to the east, near Idaho City. The settlement became known as Warrinersville, after a local sawmill operator. The name... (from wikipedia)

General Information
Boise County1,628 Population (as of 2000)
Idaho State1,233 Population (current)
166.8 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.2 Square Miles of Water$98,700 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$31,600 Average House Income (as of 2000)

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38 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$959,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
193 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$4,984,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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