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Welcome to Firth ...

The city of Firth is located in Bingham County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Firth has a population of 482 people<1> (see below for details).

Firth is 4,560 feet [1,390 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Firth is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

Firth is located in the (208) area code.

The ZIP code for Firth: 83236<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Firth had a population of 477 people. This makes Firth the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Firth represents 0.03% of the total population of Idaho (which has 1,567,582 people), making it the state's 128th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 477 people, the population of Firth increased 16.91% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 408 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Firth had an population of 482 people. This is an increase of 1.05% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 18.14% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Firth.

Communities near Firth ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Firth and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Aberdeen Junction   [Map]   ---   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Ammon   [Map]   15,540   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Blackfoot   [Map]   11,922   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Bone   [Map]   ---   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Idaho Falls   [Map]   61,076   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Iona   [Map]   2,282   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Firth ...

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

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

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 Firth. 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 Firth. 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 Firth.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Firth ...

Looking for more information about Firth? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Firth, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Firth.

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Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Idaho

About Bingham County

About Idaho

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Bingham County: www.co.bingham.id.us/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Firth.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Firth - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 city (such as Firth). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Firth or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Firth. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Firth) 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 Firth. 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 Firth

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Firth. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.3055, Longitude: -112.1838     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Firth have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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