Valley County, Idaho

Valley County, Idaho
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Valley County is in central Idaho. Most of the county is National Forest. Valley County was founded in 1917 and contains 3,678 square miles of land and 56 square miles of water. The county seat is Cascade.

Lake Cascade, Idaho
Lake Cascade
Fast Facts about Valley County, Idaho
Resident Racial Breakdown:
White Non-Hispanic: 93.2%
Hispanic: 4.2%
Native American: 0.8%
Other: 0.5%
Two or More Races: 1.3%
Types of Jobs:
Private Sector, wages or salary: 63%
Government Sector: 24%
Unincorporated, Self-Employed: 12%
Homemaker, Unpaid: 1%
Population Density: 2 People per Square Mile
2011 Cost of Living Index for Valley County: 89.1
2009 Estimates:
Population: 8,726
Males: 4,485
Females: 4,241
Median Resident Age: 43.5 Years
Estimated Median Household Income: $44,100
Estimated Median Home Value: $159,000
Major Industries:
Lodging & Food Services, Agriculture & Forestry, Construction, Health Care, Government, Wood Products, Educational Services, Professional Services, Retail Services, Entertainment & Recreation
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