Cassia County

Cassia County, Idaho

1459 Overland Ave
Burley, ID 83318
Phone: (208) 878-7302
Fax: (208) 878-9109

On the central southern border of ID, east of Twin Falls; organized Feb 20, 1879 (prior to statehood) from Oneida County. Name Origin: For Cassia Creek (spelled Cassier in 1879), named either from French cajeaux 'raft,' for for James John Cazier, member of the Mormon Battalion and a colorful wagon train leader. Locals also believe it is for the cassia plant.

Area (sq mi):: 2580.31 (land 2566.45; water 13.86) Population per square mile: 8.30
Population 2005: 21,324 State rank: 15 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.40%; 1990-2000 9.60% Population 2000: 21,416 (White 79.30%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 18.70%; Asian 0.40%; Other 14.90%). Foreign born: 7.30%. Median age: 31.10
Income 2000: per capita $14,087; median household $33,322; Population below poverty level: 13.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,576-$23,551
Unemployment (2004): 6.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.50% Median travel time to work: 16.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 26.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Cassia County school officials have announced that another infrastructure bond request for the construction of schools and for other upgrades improvements is expected to be on the 2015 ballot.
The technical report is titled "Technical Report on the Mineral Gulch Project, Cassia County, Idaho" and is dated May 29, 2013.
BURLEY, Idaho (AP) -- Officials in Cassia County say they want a better way to track community college residency costs.
Notable were three former greats, each with more than 500 points: the white oak of Wye Mills, Maryland; an eastern cottonwood blown down in Cassia County, Idaho; and a Jeffrey pine in the Sierras Nevada of California that succumbed to a pine beetle infestation after a reign of 20 years.
When school leaders in Cassia County in south-central Idaho advanced plans in the late 1990s to construct the state's first shared technical center and pushed through a $1.
BURLEY, Idaho -- Cassia County customers can now pay for their vehicle registrations using credit and debit cards at the DMV office in downtown Burley, Cassia County Assessor Dwight Davis announced.
Just north of the borders of Nevada and Utah in Cassia County, Idaho, the Oakley Gold Property consists of approximately 2,100 acres of federal lode mining claims and State mineral leases, all of which are 100% controlled by the Company and cover a newly developing gold district.
Mineral Gulch is located in Cassia County, Idaho, along the southeast edge of the Black Pine Mountains, approximately 128 km southeast of Burley, Idaho.
TSXV: WRP) is pleased to announce the initiation of an economic evaluation of the historic heap leach pad at its Mineral Gulch Project, located in Cassia County, Idaho.
Western Pacific owns 100% of the Mineral Gulch property, located in Cassia County, Idaho, near the Utah border.
TSXV: WRP) is pleased to announce the beginning of additional drilling at its Mineral Gulch project, located in Cassia County, Idaho.