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Welcome to Hollister ...

The city of Hollister is located in Twin Falls County<1>.

The location of Hollister has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Hollister has a population of 310 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Hollister.

Hollister is 4,530 feet [1,381 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Hollister is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

Note: If you travel south from Hollister, you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT).

Hollister is located in the (208) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hollister had an population of 310 people. This is an increase of 13.97% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 30.8% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hollister had a population of 272 people. This makes Hollister the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Hollister represents 0.02% of the population of Idaho (which has 1,567,582 people), making it the state's 155th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 272 people, the population of Hollister increased 14.77% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 237 people).

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

Communities Also Named Hollister ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Hollister - they are located in California, Florida, Kansas, Michigan (2), Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Vermont and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Hollister ...

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

  • Twin Falls [Twin Falls County]
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    • Twin Falls [Twin Falls County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Hollister
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 51,411 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Twin Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Twin Falls
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Twin Falls<6>
  • Buhl [Twin Falls County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buhl
    • Buhl [Twin Falls County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Hollister
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,524 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buhl
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buhl<6>
  • Kimberly [Twin Falls County]
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    • Kimberly [Twin Falls County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Hollister
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,161 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kimberly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kimberly
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kimberly<6>
  • Filer [Twin Falls County]
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    • Filer [Twin Falls County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Hollister
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,939 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Filer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Filer
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Filer<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hansen [Twin Falls County]
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      • Hansen [Twin Falls County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Hollister
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,290 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hansen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hansen
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hansen<6>
    • Castleford [Twin Falls County]
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      • Castleford [Twin Falls County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Hollister
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 251 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Castleford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Castleford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Castleford<6>
    • Rogerson [Twin Falls County]
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      • Rogerson [Twin Falls County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Hollister
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rogerson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rogerson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rogerson<6>
    • Clover [Twin Falls County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clover
      • Clover [Twin Falls County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Hollister
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clover
    • Artesian City [Cassia County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Artesian City
      • Artesian City [Cassia County] was located 22 miles [35.4 km]<5> to the east of Hollister
    • Murtaugh [Twin Falls County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Murtaugh
      • Murtaugh [Twin Falls County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<5> to the northeast of Hollister
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 180 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Murtaugh
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Murtaugh<6>

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hollister ...

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

Adding Hollister to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Hollister 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 Hollister was

We also found Hollister

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

Mentions & References for Hollister

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About Twin Falls County

About Idaho

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

The official website for Twin Falls County: www.twinfallscounty.org/

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 Twin Falls, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Hollister.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hollister - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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- Hollister) 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 Hollister. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HollisterOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hollister. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.3532, Longitude: -114.5846       In this case, the coordinates for Hollister have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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