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Welcome to Athol ...
The city of Athol is located in the Idaho Panhandle.
Athol is located in Kootenai County.
The location of Athol has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
The pronunciation of Athol: ATH-ul<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Athol has a population of 757 people<3> (see below for details).
The community of Athol is 2,390 feet [728 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Athol is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Athol lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Athol, you will leave Pacific Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).
Athol is within the (208) area code.
The ZIP code for Athol: 83801<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Athol had a population of 692 people. This makes Athol the county's 7th most populous community.
The population of Athol represents 0.04% of the population of Idaho (which has 1,567,582 people), making it the state's 103rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 692 people, the population of Athol increased 2.37% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 676 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Athol had an population of 757 people. This is an increase of 9.39% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 11.98% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Athol.
Communities near Athol ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Athol and not the distance if you are driving.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Athol.
Communities Also Named Athol ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Athol - they are located in Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Missouri (2), New York, Nova Scotia, Ontario (2), Pennsylvania, South Dakota and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Athol.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Athol:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Athol ...
Looking for more information about Athol? 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 Athol, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Athol.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Kootenai County: www.co.kootenai.id.us/
The official website for State of Idaho: www.state.id.us/
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This page was last modified: 05 Feb 2019