Lincoln County, Idaho
county in Idaho, United States
Lincoln County is a county in the U.S. state of Idaho. As of the 2010 census, 5,208 people lived there. The county seat and largest city is Shoshone. The county is named after President Abraham Lincoln. It was founded on March 18, 1895.
|Founded||March 18, 1895|
|Named for||Abraham Lincoln|
|• Total||1,206 sq mi (3,120 km2)|
|• Land||1,201 sq mi (3,110 km2)|
|• Water||4.5 sq mi (12 km2) 0.4%%|
| • Estimate |
|• Density||4.3/sq mi (1.7/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC−7 (Mountain)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC−6 (MDT)|
- "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 13, 2011. Retrieved July 1, 2014.
- "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.
- Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. U.S. Government Printing Office. p. 187.