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Ammon, Idaho

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Welcome to Ammon ...

The city of Ammon is located in Bonneville County.

The location of Ammon has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Ammon has a population of 15,540 people<2> (see below for details).

Ammon was established in 1889.

The community of Ammon is 4,720 feet [1,439 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Ammon is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Ammon lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Ammon: (208)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ammon had a population of 13,816 people (or 13.25% of the total population of Bonneville County). This makes Ammon the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Ammon represents 0.88% of the total population of Idaho (which has 1,567,582 people), making it the state's 17th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 13,816 people, the population of Ammon increased 123.31% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 6,187 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Ammon had an population of 15,540 people. This is an increase of 12.48% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 151.17% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Ammon.

Communities near Ammon ...

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 Ammon and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017
Basalt   [Map]   399   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Firth   [Map]   482   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Idaho Falls   [Map]   61,076   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Lewisville   [Map]   494   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Menan   [Map]   794   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Rigby   [Map]   4,062   N   13 miles [20.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Ammon.

Communities Also Named Ammon ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Ammon - they are located in Missouri, New Brunswick, North Carolina, Virginia and Wyoming.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ammon.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ammon. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ammon. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ammon.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Ammon:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ammon ...

Looking for more information about Ammon? 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 Ammon, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Ammon.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ammon. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ammon.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ammon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ammon) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Ammon. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ammon

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ammon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.4767, Longitude: -111.9551     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ammon have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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