Lincoln County Courthouse
111 West B Street
Shoshone, ID 83352
Open 8:30 to 5:00 M-F
Welcome to Lincoln County, Idaho
Lincoln County was established March 18, 1895 with its county seat at Shoshone.
Lincoln County consists of three towns: Dietrich, Richfield, and Shoshone.
It also includes registered voters in the Kimama area.
In 1913, Lincoln County was originally much larger.
Gooding and Minidoka took about half the original Lincoln County.
After the creation of Jerome County in 1919, Lincoln County was left with only 1,206 square miles.
Named for President Abraham Lincoln, the 16th president of the United States,
under whose administration the Idaho territory was established.
Population 5,316 (2014 estimate)
Lincoln County Visitor Center & Chamber of Commerce
102 S. Rail Street (2nd Time Around Antique Mall)
Lincoln County Community Building
Upcoming Events and Projects
May Primary Election: Remember, Every Vote Counts!!
- Early Voting begins May 2nd and ends May 13th. Cast your vote at the Lincoln County Courthouse, Clerk's Office.
- May 17th is Election Day.