Caribou County, Idaho

Caribou County, Idaho
Cities & Towns:
Soda Springs

Caribou County is in southeastern Idaho with Wyoming to the east. Caribou County was named for the Caribou Mountains and contains 1,766 square miles of land and 33 square miles of water. The county seat is Soda Springs. Founded in 1919, Caribou County was the last county established in Idaho.

Fast Facts about Caribou County, Idaho
Resident Racial Breakdown:
White Non-Hispanic: 93.5%
Hispanic: 5.1%
Native American: 0.5%
Types of Jobs:
Private Sector, wages or salary: 71%
Government Sector: 17%
Unincorporated, Self-Employed: 11%
Homemaker, Unpaid: 1%
Population Density: 4 People per Square Mile
2011 Cost of Living Index for Caribou County: 82.4
2009 Estimates:
Population: 6,914
Males: 3,443
Females: 3,471
Median Resident Age: 35.0 Years
Estimated Median Household Income: $44,900
Estimated Median Home Value: $114,600
Major Industries:
Educational Services, Agriculture & Forestry, Chemicals, Health Care, Construction, Lodging & Food Services, Mining, Government, Retail Services, Transportation Services
Photo courtesy of, CCA ShareAlike 3.0 License.
Text Copyright © by All rights reserved.