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Welcome to Salmon ...
The location of Salmon has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Salmon has a population of 3,108 people<2> (see below for details).
Salmon is 3,930 feet [1,198 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Salmon is ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Salmon lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Salmon: (208)
The ZIP code for Salmon: 83467<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Salmon had a population of 3,112 people (or 39.21% of the total population of Lemhi County). This makes Salmon the county's most populous community.
The population of Salmon represents 0.2% of the population of Idaho (which has 1,567,582 people), making it the state's 43rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 3,112 people, the population of Salmon has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,122 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Salmon had an population of 3,108 people. This is a decrease of 0.13% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.45% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Salmon.
Communities near Salmon ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Salmon and not the distance if you are driving.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Salmon.
Communities Also Named Salmon ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Salmon - they are located in Alaska, Florida, Oregon and Texas (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Salmon.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Salmon:
Websites for Salmon ...
Official Website: www.cityofsalmon.com/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Salmon ...
Looking for more information about Salmon? 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 Salmon, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Salmon.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Salmon: www.cityofsalmon.com/
The official website for State of Idaho: www.state.id.us/
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This page was last modified: 14 Jan 2019