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Horseshoe Bend, Idaho
Welcome to Horseshoe Bend ...
The location of Horseshoe Bend has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
A typical abbreviation for Horseshoe Bend: Horseshoe Bnd.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Horseshoe Bend has a population of 799 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Horseshoe Bend.
Horseshoe Bend is 2,600 feet [792 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Horseshoe Bend is ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Horseshoe Bend lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Horseshoe Bend is located in the (208) area code.
The ZIP code for Horseshoe Bend: 83629<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Horseshoe Bend had an population of 799 people. This is an increase of 13.01% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.77% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Horseshoe Bend had a population of 707 people (which is 10.06% of the total population of Boise County). This makes Horseshoe Bend the county's most populous community.
The population of Horseshoe Bend represents 0.05% of the total population of Idaho (which has 1,567,582 people), making it the state's 101st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 707 people, the population of Horseshoe Bend decreased 8.18% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 770 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Horseshoe Bend.
Communities Also Named Horseshoe Bend ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Horseshoe Bend - they are located in Arkansas, Georgia (4), Nevada and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Horseshoe Bend.
Communities near Horseshoe Bend ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Horseshoe Bend.
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 Horseshoe Bend. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Horseshoe Bend.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Horseshoe Bend. 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 Horseshoe Bend.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Horseshoe Bend. See our Newspapers Page for Horseshoe Bend.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Horseshoe Bend ...
Looking for more information about Horseshoe Bend? 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 Horseshoe Bend, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Horseshoe Bend.
Adding Horseshoe Bend to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Horseshoe Bend 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 Horseshoe Bend was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Horseshoe Bend
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Horseshoe Bend on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Horseshoe Bend. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Boise County: www.co.boise.id.us/
The official website for State of Idaho: www.state.id.us/
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This page was last modified: 17 Aug 2022