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Clearwater County, Idaho
Map
Map of Idaho highlighting Clearwater County
Location in the state of Idaho
Map of the USA highlighting Idaho
Idaho's location in the U.S.
Statistics
Founded February 27, 1911
Seat Orofino
Largest City Orofino
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

2,488 sq mi (6,444 km²)
2,457 sq mi (6,364 km²)
31 sq mi (80 km²), 1.2%
PopulationEst.
 - (2017)
 - Density

8,546
3.6/sq mi (1/km²)
Time zone Pacific: UTC-8/-7
Website: www.clearwatercounty.org
Named for: Clearwater River

Clearwater County is a county in the U.S. state of Idaho. As of the 2010 census, 8,761 people lived there.[1] The county seat is Orofino.[2] Founded in 1911, the county was named after the Clearwater River.

The county is home to North Fork of the Clearwater River, and a small part of the South Fork and the main Clearwater. It is in the county are the Dworshak Reservoir, Dworshak State Park, Dworshak National Fish Hatchery, and the Dworshak Dam, third highest in the U.S. The modest Bald Mountain ski area is between Orofino and Pierce.

Communities

Cities

Unincorporated communities

Template-specific style sheet:

Ghost town

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