Place:Benewah, Idaho, United States

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NameBenewah
Alt namesBenewahsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates47.2°N 116.617°W
Located inIdaho, United States     (1915 - )
See alsoKootenai, Idaho, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
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Benewah County is a county located in the U.S. state of Idaho. Established on January 23, 1915, from sections of Kootenai County, it was named for a chief of the Coeur d'Alene Tribe.[1] As of the 2010 census the county had a population of 9,285. The county seat and largest city is St. Maries.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1885 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1890 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1915 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1915 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1915 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1920 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1920 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1920 6,997
1930 6,371
1940 7,332
1950 6,173
1960 6,036
1970 6,230
1980 8,292
1990 7,937

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