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The location of Sunbeam









Welcome to Sunbeam ...

Sunbeam is located in Custer County.

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

Sunbeam is 5,990 feet [1,826 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Sunbeam is about 1¼ mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Sunbeam lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Sunbeam is located in the (208) area code.

Communities near Sunbeam ...

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 Sunbeam and not the distance if you are driving.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Alturas City - Historic   [Map]   ---   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Atlanta   [Map]   ---   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Bonanza   [Map]   ---   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Boulder - Historic   [Map]   ---   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Challis   [Map]   1,062   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Clayton   [Map]   7   E   16 miles [25.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Sunbeam ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Sunbeam - they are located in California, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Kansas, Louisiana, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia.

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

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 Sunbeam. 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 Sunbeam. 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 Sunbeam.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sunbeam ...

Looking for more information about Sunbeam? 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.

Looking for more information about Sunbeam? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Sunbeam, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Sunbeam.

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About Custer County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Custer County: www.co.custer.id.us/

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 Sunbeam - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Sunbeam) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sunbeam. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.2710, Longitude: -114.7342     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sunbeam have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Sunbeam.

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