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Welcome to Sandpoint ...
The city of Sandpoint is located in the Idaho Panhandle.
The location of Sandpoint has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Sandpoint has a population of 8,390 people<2> (see below for details).
The community of Sandpoint is 2,100 feet [640 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Sandpoint lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Sandpoint (for example, toward Libby (MT)), you will leave Pacific Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).
The area code for Sandpoint: (208)
The ZIP codes for Sandpoint: 83864, 83888<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Sandpoint had a population of 7,365 people (or 18.02% of the total population of Bonner County). This makes Sandpoint the county's most populous community.
The population of Sandpoint represents 0.47% of the total population of Idaho (which has 1,567,582 people), making it the state's 25th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 7,365 people, the population of Sandpoint increased 7.75% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 6,835 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Sandpoint had an population of 8,390 people. This is an increase of 13.92% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 22.75% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Sandpoint.
Communities near Sandpoint ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Sandpoint and not the distance if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Sandpoint.
Communities Also Named Sandpoint ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Sandpoint - it's located in Mississippi.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Sandpoint.
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 Sandpoint:
Websites for Sandpoint ...
Official Website: www.cityofsandpoint.com/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sandpoint ...
Looking for more information about Sandpoint? 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 Sandpoint, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Sandpoint.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Sandpoint: www.cityofsandpoint.com/
The official website for Bonner County: www.co.bonner.id.us/
The official website for State of Idaho: www.state.id.us/
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This page was last modified: 21 Jan 2019