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Welcome to Plummer ...
The city of Plummer is located in the Idaho Panhandle.
The pronunciation of Plummer: PLUM-mur<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Plummer has a population of 1,030 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Plummer.
The community of Plummer is 2,710 feet [826 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Plummer is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Plummer lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Plummer, you will leave Pacific Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).
The area code for Plummer: (208)
The ZIP code for Plummer: 83851<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Plummer had an population of 1,030 people. This is a decrease of 1.34% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.04% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Plummer had a population of 1,044 people (or 11.24% of the total population of Benewah County). This makes Plummer the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Plummer represents 0.07% of the population of Idaho (which has 1,567,582 people), making it the state's 81st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,044 people, the population of Plummer increased 5.45% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 990 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Plummer.
Communities Also Named Plummer ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Plummer - they are located in Florida, Indiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Ontario, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Plummer.
Communities near Plummer ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Plummer.
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 Plummer. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Plummer.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Plummer. 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 Plummer.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Plummer. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Plummer.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Plummer ...
Looking for more information about Plummer? 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 Plummer, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Plummer.
Adding Plummer to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Plummer 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 Plummer was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Plummer
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Plummer on our Genealogy Page.
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This page was last modified: 17 Apr 2022