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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The public land managers in Cassia County have offered their approval to a proposal to set up a new 25MW geothermal power generation facility.
Harrison, of the Albion Mountains, Cassia County, Idaho.
Western Pacific Resources Corp (TSXV: WRP), a gold explorer focused on acquiring advanced-stage projects in the Western United States, has announced that the Idaho Forest Service has granted the Plan of Operation permit for its Mineral Gulch project located in Cassia County, Idaho.
M2 EQUITYBITES-January 13, 2011-Ironwood Gold Corp enters LOI for 100% interest in unpatented mining claims in Cassia County, Idaho(C)2011 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
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.
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.
We found 34 individuals in Cassia County and 4 individuals each in Oneida and Franklin Counties, Idaho.
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.