Minidoka County

Minidoka County, Idaho

PO Box 368
Rupert, ID 83350
Phone: (208) 436-7111
Fax: (208) 436-0737

In south-central ID, west of Pocatello; organized Jan 28, 1913 from Lincoln County. Name Origin: For the first settlement, a railroad siding, from Shoshonean 'broad expanse,' descriptive of the Snake River plain in this area

Area (sq mi):: 762.98 (land 759.62; water 3.36) Population per square mile: 25.00
Population 2005: 19,014 State rank: 18 Population change: 2000-20005 -5.80%; 1990-2000 4.20% Population 2000: 20,174 (White 72.10%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 25.50%; Asian 0.40%; Other 21.20%). Foreign born: 10.90%. Median age: 33.50
Income 2000: per capita $13,813; median household $32,021; Population below poverty level: 14.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $17,447-$18,544
Unemployment (2004): 7.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.50% Median travel time to work: 17.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 34.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The Bureau of Reclamation has issued the final Environmental Assessment (EA) and Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) for the maintenance and rehabilitation of the Minidoka Powerplant Unit 7 draft tube bulkhead structure, located at Minidoka Dam in Minidoka County, Idaho.
The city of Rupert will refashion its eponymous Rupert Square over the next year to improve the downtown setting for staged shows and sidewalk dining.<br />First will come a public restroom, something Rupert Square has been lacking since the Minidoka County city was established around the square in 1906.
Minidoka County School District, the state's highest court said in 1970 that a $25 activity fee was not permitted.
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MINIDOKA COUNTY, Idaho -- While many mandates of the federal No Child Left Behind Act have come under scrutiny, one is helping school districts improve services to homeless students.
He attended Minidoka County High School (Minico) in Rupert, where he played football and graduated in 1964.
will slowly phase out its plant in Minidoka County through spring 2004.
* Rupert, Idaho: The Minidoka County School Board is considering a request to allow official prayers in schools.