Idaho Idaho County Public Schools

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Established February 4, 1864 by the First Idaho Territorial Legislature with its county seat at Florence. In 1861 it had been established as the third county of the Washington Territory. Named for the Steamer Idaho that was launched June 9, 1860 on the Columbia River and served miners during the gold rush in north Idaho. In 1875 Mount Idaho was named the county seat, in 1902 the county seat was moved to Grangeville following a 10-year struggle between Grangeville and Mount Idaho.

Idaho County is one of 44 counties in Idaho. It has 8,484.9 sq. miles in land area and a population density of 1.8 per square mile. In the last three decades of the 1900s its population grew by 20.3%. On the 2000 census form, 98.3% of the population reported only one race, with 0.1% of these reporting African-American. The population of this county is 1.6% Hispanic (of any race). The average household size is 2.46 persons compared to an average family size of 2.95 persons.

In 2008 retail trade was the largest of 20 major sectors. It had an average wage per job of $22,957. Per capita income grew by 18.8% between 1998 and 2008 (adjusted for inflation).

People & Income Overview
(By Place of Residence)
Value Industry Overview (2008)
(By Place of Work)
Value
Population (2009) 15,461 Covered Employment 4,524
Growth (%) since 1990 12.3% Average wage per job $28,927
Households (2000) 6,084 Manufacturing – % all jobs in County 10.2%
Labor Force (persons) (2009) 7,316 Average wage per job $38,173
Unemployment Rate (2009) 10.2 Transportation & Warehousing – % all jobs in County 3.6%
Per Capita Personal Income (2008) $27,692 Average wage per job $36,872
Median Household Income (2008) $36,400 Health Care, Social Assist. – % all jobs in County 11.7%
Poverty Rate (2008) 18.7 Average wage per job $26,686
H.S. Diploma or More – % of Adults 25+ (2000) 82.9 Finance and Insurance – % all jobs in County 3.5%
Bachelor’s Deg. or More – % of Adults 25+ (2000) 14.4 Average wage per job $31,163
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1. CLEARWATER VALLEY ELEMENTARY
Address: P O Box 100, Kooskia, ID 83539
Phone: (208) 926-4311
County: Idaho County
Enrollment: 180
Grades: PK-6

2. CLEARWATER VALLEY JR-SR
Address: Po Box 130, Kooskia, ID 83539
Phone: (208) 926-4511
County: Idaho County
Enrollment: 182
Grades: 7-12

3. ELK CITY PUBLIC SCHOOL
Address: Po Box 419, Elk City, ID 83525
Phone: (208) 842-2218
County: Idaho County
Enrollment: 25
Grades: PK-8

4. GRANGEVILLE ELEM-JR HIGH SCHOOL
Address: 400 Idaho St, Grangeville, ID 83530
Phone: (208) 983-0400
County: Idaho County
Enrollment: 525
Grades: PK-8

5. GRANGEVILLE HIGH SCHOOL
Address: 910 S D St, Grangeville, ID 83530
Phone: (208) 983-0580
County: Idaho County
Enrollment: 251
Grades: 9-12

6. PRAIRIE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: Po Box 570, Cottonwood, ID 83522
Phone: (208) 962-3122
County: Idaho County
Enrollment: 122
Grades: PK-4

7. PRAIRIE HIGH SCHOOL
Address: Po Box 540, Cottonwood, ID 83522
Phone: (208) 962-3901
County: Idaho County
Enrollment: 151
Grades: 9-12

8. PRAIRIE MIDDLE SCHOOL
Address: Po Box 580, Cottonwood, ID 83522
Phone: (208) 962-3521
County: Idaho County
Enrollment: 136
Grades: 5-8

9. REGION II PROF-TECH ACADEMY
Address: Po Box 158, Cottonwood, ID 83522
Phone: (208) 962-3971
County: Idaho County
Enrollment: 0
Grades: 10-12

10. RIGGINS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: Po Box 290, Riggins, ID 83549
Phone: (208) 628-3361
County: Idaho County
Enrollment: 72
Grades: PK-6

11. SALMON RIVER JR-SR HIGH SCHOOL
Address: P O Box 872, Riggins, ID 83549
Phone: (208) 628-3431
County: Idaho County
Enrollment: 65
Grades: 7-12

12. WHITEBIRD PRIMARY SCHOOL
Address: Po Box 106, White Bird, ID 83554
Phone: (208) 839-0106
County: Idaho County
Enrollment: 12
Grades: KG-4

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