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Asbestos Point, Idaho

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Welcome to Asbestos Point ...

Asbestos Point is located in Idaho County.

A typical abbreviation for Asbestos Point: Asbestos Pt.

Asbestos Point is 2,580 feet [786 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Asbestos Point is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Asbestos Point lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Asbestos Point: (208)

Communities near Asbestos Point ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Cottonwood   [Map]   917   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
East Kamiah   [Map]   ---   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
Elk City   [Map]   ---   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Fenn   [Map]   ---   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Grangeville   [Map]   3,139   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Greencreek   [Map]   ---   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Asbestos Point.

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 Asbestos Point. 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 Asbestos Point. 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 Asbestos Point.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Asbestos Point:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Asbestos Point ...

Looking for more information about Asbestos Point? 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.

Looking for more information about Asbestos Point? 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.

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned 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) Asbestos Point. 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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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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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Asbestos Point - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting in Asbestos Point. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Asbestos Point) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Asbestos Point. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.8179, Longitude: -115.9407     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Asbestos Point have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Asbestos Point.

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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 Asbestos Point.