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Welcome to Howe ...
The location of Howe has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Howe, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was in a book dated 1895.
Howe is 4,820 feet [1,469 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Howe is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Howe lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Howe: (208) and (986)<4>
The ZIP code for Howe: 83244<5>
Communities Also Named Howe ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 12 communities that are also named Howe - they are located in Alabama, California, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Massachusetts, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas and Utah.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Howe.
Communities near Howe ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Howe.
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 Howe. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Howe.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Howe. 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 Howe.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Howe ...
Looking for more information about Howe? 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 Howe, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Howe.
Adding Howe to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Howe in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Howe was in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Howe.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified/updated: 21 Feb 2024