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Ammon, Idaho

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Welcome to Ammon ...

The city of Ammon is located in Bonneville County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Ammon has a population of 15,252 people<1> (see below for details).

Ammon was established in 1889.

The community of Ammon is 4,720 feet [1,439 m] above sea level.<2> 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 is located in the (208) area code.

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 (which had a count of 6,187 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Ammon had an population of 15,252 people. This is an increase of 10.39% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 146.52% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Ammon ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Ammon and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2016
Basalt   [Map]   386   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Firth   [Map]   466   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Idaho Falls   [Map]   60,211   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Lewisville   [Map]   481   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Menan   [Map]   781   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 that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ammon. We make it easy to see an overhead 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 get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Ammon, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Ammon.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Ammon. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting in Ammon. 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 for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ammon

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ammon. The point that we are using 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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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Ammon.