Shoshone County , Idaho

Shoshone County: County in Idaho, United States

Shoshone County locator map
Location of Shoshone County on Idaho map.


Shoshone County is a county located in the U.S. state of Idaho. As of the 2010 census, the population was 12,765 and a population density of 2 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 12,882 inhabitants. Its county seat is Wallace. The county was created 157 years ago in 1864.


Shoshone County is located at 47°21'6"N 115°53'28"W (47.3516700, -115.8910300). It has 4 neighbors: Bonner County, Clearwater County, Kootenai County and Latah County.

Carnegie Library 'Wallace  Idaho' image
Carnegie Library 'Wallace Idaho'

The largest city of Shoshone County is Kellogg with a population of 2,136. Other cities include, Pinehurst population 1,580, Osburn population 1,556, Wallace population 782 and Mullan population 692. See all Shoshone County cities & populated places.


Shoshone County forecast: Haze. Mostly clear, with a low around 68. Northeast wind 3 to 8 mph. more

Carnegie Library 'Wallace  Idaho' image

Shoshone County map

Shoshone County Quick Facts

Population : 12,882 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Idaho (United States)
Area : 6826 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.2%
Land as percent of area : 99.8%
Named for : Shoshone people
Altitude : 4,127 feet / 1258 meters
Capital : Wallace
Establishment : February 02, 1864
Time Zone : America/Los_Angeles
Local time : 21:22:13 (31st July 2021)
Density : 2 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 0.91% (2010-2019)
Weather : 68℉ Haze 7-days weather

Shoshone County has 4 neighbours.

  • Wallace


The population of Shoshone County increased by 0.91% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 12,765 - census
2011 12,662 -0.81% estimation process
2012 12,703 0.32% estimation process
2013 12,673 -0.24% estimation process
2014 12,375 -2.41% estimation process
2015 12,440 0.52% estimation process
2016 12,416 -0.19% estimation process
2017 12,519 0.82% estimation process
2018 12,790 2.12% estimation process
2019 12,882 0.71% estimation process

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People born in Shoshone County (2)

People born in Shoshone County, including Singer, vocalist Norma Zimmer, Cleota Gage Fry, you can see a list of people who born in Shoshone County.

Shoshone County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Shoshone County.

City Name Population Title
Kellogg 2,136 City in Shoshone County, Idaho, United States
Pinehurst 1,580 City in Shoshone County
Osburn 1,556 City in Shoshone County, Idaho, United States
Wallace 782 City in Idaho, United States of America
Mullan 692 City in Shoshone County, Idaho, United States
Smelterville 621 City in Shoshone County, Idaho, United States
Wardner 176 City in Shoshone, Shoshone County, Idaho, United States

Idaho Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Idaho 1,787,065 State of the United States of America
Ada County 481,587 County in Idaho, United States
Canyon County 229,849 County in Idaho, United States
Boise 228,959 City in and state capital of Idaho, United States
Kootenai County 165,697 County in Idaho, United States
Bonneville County 119,062 County in Idaho, United States
Meridian 114,161 City in Ada County, Idaho, United States
Nampa 99,277 City in Canyon County, Idaho, United States
Bannock County 87,808 County in Idaho, United States
Twin Falls County 86,878 County in Idaho, United States
Idaho Falls 62,888 City in and the county seat of Bonneville County, Idaho, United States
Caldwell 58,481 City in and county seat of Canyon County, Idaho, United States
Pocatello 56,637 City in Idaho
Coeur d'Alene 52,414 City in Idaho, United States
Twin Falls 50,197 City in Twin Falls County, Idaho, United States
Bingham County 46,811 County in Idaho, United States

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