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Welcome to Sweet Sage ...

So far, we have found very little information about Sweet Sage. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Sweet Sage to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Sweet Sage, please Contact Us.




Sweet Sage would have been located within present day Butte County.

While the community is gone, the present day location for Sweet Sage is 4,800 feet [1,463 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Sweet Sage is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: The area where Sweet Sage was located is in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

The location where Sweet Sage once stood is in the (208) area code.

Communities near Sweet Sage ...

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 going to drive it.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Alder City - Historic   [Map]   ---   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Arco   [Map]   880   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Atomic City   [Map]   26   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Butte City   [Map]   67   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Howe   [Map]   ---   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Lost River   [Map]   ---   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]

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

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 Sweet Sage. 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 Sweet Sage. 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 Sweet Sage.

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Sweet Sage, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sweet Sage - 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 'point-to-point' distance starting from Sweet Sage. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Sweet Sage) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sweet Sage. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.8277, Longitude: -112.9278     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sweet Sage 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 Sweet Sage.

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This page was last modified: 13 Oct 2018
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