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The location of Silverton









Welcome to Silverton ...

Silverton is located in the Idaho Panhandle.

Silverton is located in Shoshone County.

The location of Silverton has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Silverton is 2,640 feet [805 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Silverton is ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Silverton lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from Silverton (for example, toward Thompson Falls (MT)), you will leave Pacific Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).

Silverton is located in the (208) area code.

The ZIP code for Silverton: 83867<3>

Communities near Silverton ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Avery   [Map]   ---   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Cataldo   [Map]   ---   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Kellogg   [Map]   2,081   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Kingston   [Map]   ---   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Mullan   [Map]   675   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Murray   [Map]   ---   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Silverton.

Communities Also Named Silverton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 18 communities that are also named Silverton - they are located in British Columbia, Colorado, Illinois, Kansas (2), Manitoba, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia, Washington and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Silverton.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Silverton. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Silverton. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Silverton.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Silverton:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Silverton ...

Looking for more information about Silverton? 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 Silverton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Silverton.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Silverton. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Idaho: www.state.id.us/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Silverton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Silverton). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Silverton or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Silverton) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Silverton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Silverton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Silverton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.4930, Longitude: -115.9554     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Silverton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Silverton.

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