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American Falls, Idaho
Welcome to American Falls ...
From the Census Estimates for 2017, American Falls has a population of 4,280 people<1> (see below for details).
American Falls is 4,400 feet [1,341 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of American Falls is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: American Falls lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for American Falls: (208)
The ZIP code for American Falls: 83211<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, American Falls had a population of 4,457 people (which is 57.02% of the total population of Power County). This makes American Falls the county's most populous community.
The population of American Falls represents 0.28% of the total population of Idaho (which has 1,567,582 people), making it the state's 34th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 4,457 people, the population of American Falls increased 8.42% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 4,111 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, American Falls had an population of 4,280 people. This is a decrease of 3.97% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.11% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for American Falls.
Communities near American Falls ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from American Falls and not the distance if driven.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for American Falls.
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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for American Falls ...
Looking for more information about American Falls? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for American Falls, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for American Falls.
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The official website for Power County: www.co.power.id.us/
The official website for State of Idaho: www.state.id.us/
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This page was last modified: 18 Feb 2019