Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Minidoka County, Idaho

Minidoka County is a county located in the U.S. state of Idaho. As of the 2000 Census the county had a population of 20,174 (2005 estimate: 19,014) . The county seat is Rupert. Minidoka County was created by the Idaho Legislature on January 28, 1913 by a partition of Lincoln County. The name Minidoka is of Dakota Sioux origin meaning "a fountain or spring of water." Minidoka was first used in 1883 as a name for a Union Pacific, Oregon Short Line, spur in the middle of the Snake River Plain. The spur later became the site of a watering station along the line. The village of Minidoka grew up next to the station. Minidoka was then given to a reclamation project under then President, Theodore Roosevelt. The Minidoka Dam and Minidoka Japanese Internment Camp (not in Minidoka County) share t... (from wikipedia)

General Information
Idaho State$77,733 Average House Value (as of 2000)
20,631 Population (as of 2000)$32,310 Average House Income (as of 2000)
19,006 Population (current)571.2 Square Miles of Land
2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)0.2 Square Miles of Water

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363 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$24,464,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
4,284 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$105,937,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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