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Welcome to Apple Valley ...

Apple Valley is located in Canyon County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Apple Valley: Apple Vly. (or less commonly used: Apple Vally. or Apple Vlly.)

Apple Valley is 2,210 feet [674 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Apple Valley is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

The area code for Apple Valley: (208)

Communities Also Named Apple Valley ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Apple Valley - they are located in California, Georgia (2), Illinois, Minnesota, North Dakota, Oregon, South Carolina and Utah (2).

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

Communities near Apple Valley ...

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

  • Caldwell
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Caldwell
    • Caldwell lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southeast of Apple Valley.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 60,674 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Caldwell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Caldwell<4>
  • Ontario
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ontario
    • Ontario lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Apple Valley.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,140 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ontario have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ontario
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ontario<4>
  • Payette
  • Fruitland
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fruitland
    • Fruitland lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Apple Valley.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,568 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fruitland have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fruitland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fruitland<4>
  • Homedale
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Homedale
    • Homedale lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the south of Apple Valley.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,830 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Homedale have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Homedale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Homedale<4>
  • Parma
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parma
    • Parma lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Apple Valley.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,129 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parma have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parma
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parma<4>
  • Wilder
  • Vale
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vale
    • Vale lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Apple Valley.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,806 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vale<4>
  • New Plymouth
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    • New Plymouth lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Apple Valley.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,609 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Plymouth have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Plymouth
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Plymouth<4>
  • Greenleaf

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

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Apple Valley. 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 Apple Valley.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Apple Valley ...

Looking for more information about Apple Valley? 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 Apple Valley, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Apple Valley.

Adding Apple Valley to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Apple Valley in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

The earliest source that we've referenced which mentioned Apple Valley was mentioned on a train schedule titled Union Pacific System Time Tables (September 1924).

We also found Apple Valley mentioned on a train schedule titled Union Pacific System Time Tables (June 1939).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Apple Valley.

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

The official website for Canyon County: www.canyoncounty.org/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Idaho's counties, including Canyon, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Apple Valley - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Apple Valley) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Apple Valley. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Apple ValleyOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Apple Valley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.8400, Longitude: -116.9894    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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