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Orofino ("fine gold" [ore] in Spanish) is a city in Clearwater County, Idaho, along the Clearwater River. The population was 3,247 at the 2000 census. The city is the county seat of Clearwater County. Near present-day Orofino at Canoe Camp, the Lewis and Clark expedition built five new dugout canoes and embarked on October 7, 1805. Just 4 miles (6 km) north of town is Dworshak Reservoir, Dworshak National Fish Hatchery, and the Dworshak Dam, third highest dam in the United States. Originally the name was two words, Oro Fino, for a creek nearby, that was named for the fine gold dust found in the creek. Orofino is home to both the Idaho Correctional Institution - Orofino and Idaho State Hospital North. These two facilities are located adjacent to another Orofino institution: Orofino High ... (from wikipedia)

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Clearwater County6,083 Population (as of 2000)
Idaho State3,608 Population (current)
232.4 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.0 Square Miles of Water$86,000 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$32,179 Average House Income (as of 2000)

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205 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$7,751,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
1,456 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$34,833,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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