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Stites, Idaho

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Welcome to Stites ...

The city of Stites is located in Idaho County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Stites has a population of 228 people<1> (see below for details).

Stites is 1,300 feet [396 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Stites is located in the (208) area code.

The ZIP code for Stites: 83552<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Stites had a population of 221 people. This makes Stites the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Stites represents 0.01% of the total population of Idaho (which has 1,567,582 people), making it the state's 162nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 221 people, the population of Stites decreased 2.21% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 226 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Stites had an population of 228 people. This is an increase of 3.17% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.88% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Stites.

Communities near Stites ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2016
Cottonwood   [Map]   917   W   18 miles [29 km]
East Kamiah   [Map]   ---   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Fenn   [Map]   ---   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Ferdinand   [Map]   161   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Grangeville   [Map]   3,139   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Greencreek   [Map]   ---   W   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Stites ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Stites - they are located in Kentucky and Ohio.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Stites. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Stites. 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 Stites.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Stites ...

Looking for more information about Stites? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Stites, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Stites.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Stites. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Stites.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Stites - 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 city (such as Stites). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Stites 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' distance that stretches from Stites. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Stites) 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 Stites. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Stites

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stites. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.0923, Longitude: -115.9764     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Stites have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Stites.