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Welcome to Arbon ...

Arbon is located in Power County<1>.

The pronunciation of Arbon: ARE-bon<2>

Arbon is 5,170 feet [1,576 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Arbon is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

The area code for Arbon: (208)

The ZIP code for Arbon: 83212<4>

Communities near Arbon ...

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

  • Rockland [Power County]
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    • Rockland [Power County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Arbon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 279 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockland have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockland<7>
  • Pauline [Power County]
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    • Pauline [Power County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Arbon
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  • Robin [Bannock County]
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    • Robin [Bannock County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Arbon
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  • Holbrook [Oneida County]
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    • Holbrook [Oneida County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<5> to the south of Arbon
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holbrook have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holbrook
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Holbrook<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Arimo [Bannock County]
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      • Arimo [Bannock County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<5> to the east of Arbon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 368 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arimo have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arimo<7>
    • Saint Johns [Oneida County]
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      • Saint Johns [Oneida County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<5> to the southeast of Arbon
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    • Downey [Bannock County]
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      • Downey [Bannock County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<5> to the east of Arbon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 634 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Downey have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Downey
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Downey<7>
    • McCammon [Bannock County]
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      • McCammon [Bannock County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<5> to the northeast of Arbon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 833 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McCammon have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McCammon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McCammon<7>
    • Pleasantview [Oneida County]
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      • Pleasantview [Oneida County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<5> to the southeast of Arbon
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    • Malad City [Oneida County]
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      • Malad City [Oneida County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Arbon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,117 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Malad City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Malad City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Malad City<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arbon ...

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

Adding Arbon to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Arbon 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 Arbon was on a map titled Map of Idaho, Montana and Wyoming (from Rand McNally, 1925).

We also found Arbon on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Idaho (1956).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Arbon on our Genealogy Page.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Power County: www.co.power.id.us/

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 Power, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Arbon. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Arbon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Arbon). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Arbon or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Arbon) 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 Arbon. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ArbonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arbon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.4560, Longitude: -112.5676    
<6>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.
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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