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Welcome to Amsterdam ...

Amsterdam is located in Twin Falls County.

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

When the people of Amsterdam refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Amsterdamian<2>

Amsterdam is 4,680 feet [1,426 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Amsterdam is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

Note: If you leave Amsterdam and travel south, you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT).

Amsterdam lies within the (208) area code.

Communities Also Named Amsterdam ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Amsterdam - they are located in California, Georgia, Missouri, Montana, New Jersey, New York (2), Ohio (4), Ontario, Pennsylvania, Saskatchewan, Texas and Virginia.

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

Communities near Amsterdam ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Amsterdam.

  • Twin Falls [Twin Falls County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Twin Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Twin Falls
    • Twin Falls [Twin Falls County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Amsterdam
    • Estimated population for 2018: 49,764 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Twin Falls
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Twin Falls
  • Kimberly [Twin Falls County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kimberly have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kimberly
    • Kimberly [Twin Falls County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Amsterdam
    • Estimated population for 2018: 3,962 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kimberly
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kimberly
  • Filer [Twin Falls County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Filer have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Filer
    • Filer [Twin Falls County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Amsterdam
    • Estimated population for 2018: 2,851 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Filer
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Filer
  • Hollister [Twin Falls County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hollister have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hollister
    • Hollister [Twin Falls County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the north of Amsterdam
    • Estimated population for 2018: 297 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Rogerson [Twin Falls County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rogerson have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rogerson
      • Rogerson [Twin Falls County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of Amsterdam
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rogerson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rogerson
    • Clover [Twin Falls County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clover
      • Clover [Twin Falls County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Amsterdam
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clover
    • Idavada [Twin Falls County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Idavada
      • Idavada [Twin Falls County] was located 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the south of Amsterdam
    • Castleford [Twin Falls County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Castleford have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Castleford
      • Castleford [Twin Falls County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the northwest of Amsterdam
      • Estimated population for 2018: 246 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Castleford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Castleford
    • Hansen [Twin Falls County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hansen have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hansen
      • Hansen [Twin Falls County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the northeast of Amsterdam
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,280 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hansen
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hansen
    • Jackpot [Elko County]

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 Amsterdam. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Amsterdam.

We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Amsterdam. See our Newspapers Page for Amsterdam.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amsterdam ...

Looking for more information about Amsterdam? 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.

Looking for more information about Amsterdam? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Amsterdam, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Amsterdam.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Twin Falls County: www.twinfallscounty.org/

The official website for State of Idaho: www.state.id.us/

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.
<2>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Amsterdam refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Amsterdam may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Amsterdam - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Amsterdam) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amsterdam. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.2957, Longitude: -114.5848       In this case, the coordinates for Amsterdam have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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