Place:Caribou, Idaho, United States

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NameCaribou
Alt namesCaribousource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates42.733°N 111.567°W
Located inIdaho, United States     (1919 - )
See alsoBannock, Idaho, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
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Caribou County is a county located in the U.S. state of Idaho. As of the 2010 Census the county had a population of 6,963. The county seat and largest city is Soda Springs, followed by Grace and Bancroft.

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History

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Caribou County was formed on February 11, 1919, by the Idaho Legislature by a partition of Bannock County. It was the last county formed in the state, three days after Jerome County, and was named for the Caribou Mountains.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1889 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1891 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1898 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1919 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1919 Marriage 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
1950 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 2,191
1930 2,121
1940 2,284
1950 5,576
1960 5,976
1970 6,534
1980 8,695
1990 6,963

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External links

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