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Welcome to Ammon ...
The location of Ammon has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Ammon has a population of 17,128 people<3> (see below for details).
Ammon was established in 1889.
The community of Ammon is 4,720 feet [1,439 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation 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
Ammon lies within the (208) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Ammon had an population of 17,128 people. This is an increase of 23.97% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 176.84% since the 2000 Census).
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 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).
More information can be found on the Census 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.
Communities near Ammon ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Ammon.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ammon. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ammon.
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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Ammon.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ammon. See our Newspapers 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.
Adding Ammon to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Ammon in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Ammon was on a map titled Map of Idaho (from Mobile Oil, 1949).
We also found Ammon on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Idaho (1956).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Ammon on our Genealogy Page.
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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.
The official website for Bonneville County: www.co.bonneville.id.us/
The official website for State of Idaho: www.state.id.us/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2022