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Jerome is regarded as one of the most unique geological sites in the U.S. The area is a major producer of agricultural commodities with a 140-day growing season. Jerome County's population has grown with its strong economic and infrastructure development. The city of Jerome is the county seat and the largest city by far.
The dairy industry continues to be a major factor in the economy, drawing feeder with businesses such as Idaho Milk Products, Jerome Cheese/Agropur, Darigold, and Commercial Creamery. Logistics firms such as WOW Logistics and trucking firms including Arlo G. Lott Trucking, Scott Jackson Trucking, and more have planted roots in the Jerome area.
Hilex Poly, a Novolex company and the largest manufacturer of plastic grocery bags in the U.S., and Spears Manufacturing provide diversity and continued job growth. Jerome County is rich in recreation including Blue Lakes Country Club, the Jerome Country Club, and the 93 Golf Ranch. The Jerome Recreation Center is highly revered by other communities.