Oneida County, ID, Development Code

Updated July 2018

By: Oneida County, ID
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Farmland Protection

The county’s development code addresses farmland protection. In its opening list of policy statements, the code lists protection of existing farm operations as a county policy by discouraging development that may conflict with existing farm regulations. The code establishes performance standards for maintaining agricultural resources and the farm economy (§7-3) that protect existing agricultural operations by requiring a resource management agreement before a building permit for a residence is issued in a farming area.

Appendix A provides a model right-to-farm resource management agreement.

Oneida, ID

2010 Population: 4,286

2010 Population Density: 3.57/square mile