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Welcome to Carbon Center ...

Carbon Center is located in the Idaho Panhandle.

Carbon Center is located in Shoshone County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Carbon Center: Carbon Ctr. (or less commonly used: Carbon Cen., Carbon Cent. or Carbon Cntr.)

Carbon Center is 2,950 feet [899 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Carbon Center is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Note: If you travel east from Carbon Center (for example, toward Thompson Falls (MT)), you will leave Pacific Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).

The area code for Carbon Center: (208)

Communities Also Named Carbon Center ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Carbon Center - they are located in Missouri and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Carbon Center ...

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

  • Kellogg [Shoshone County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kellogg
    • Kellogg [Shoshone County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of Carbon Center
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,130 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kellogg have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kellogg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kellogg<5>
  • Pinehurst [Shoshone County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pinehurst
    • Pinehurst [Shoshone County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the west of Carbon Center
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,620 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pinehurst have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pinehurst
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pinehurst<5>
  • Osburn [Shoshone County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Osburn
    • Osburn [Shoshone County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southwest of Carbon Center
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,569 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Osburn
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Osburn<5>
  • Wallace [Shoshone County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wallace
    • Wallace [Shoshone County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the south of Carbon Center
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 778 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wallace
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wallace<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mullan [Shoshone County]
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      • Mullan [Shoshone County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Carbon Center
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 691 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mullan have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mullan
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mullan<5>
    • Smelterville [Shoshone County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smelterville
      • Smelterville [Shoshone County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the west of Carbon Center
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 621 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smelterville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smelterville<5>
    • Wardner [Shoshone County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wardner
      • Wardner [Shoshone County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of Carbon Center
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 183 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wardner
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wardner<5>
    • Burke [Shoshone County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burke
      • Burke [Shoshone County] was located 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Carbon Center
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burke have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Woodland Park [Shoshone County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodland Park
      • Woodland Park [Shoshone County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the south of Carbon Center
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodland Park
    • Murray [Shoshone County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Murray
      • Murray [Shoshone County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the north of Carbon Center
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Murray have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Murray
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Murray<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Carbon Center ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Idaho

About Shoshone County

About Idaho

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Shoshone, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Carbon Center - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Carbon Center) 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 Carbon Center. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Carbon CenterOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Carbon Center. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.5584, Longitude: -115.9011    
<4>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.
<5>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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