A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada

Sweet, Idaho

Nearby Census Genealogy
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Other ID

The location of Sweet

Welcome to Sweet ...

Sweet is primarily located in Gem County. A portion of Sweet extends into Boise County.

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

Sweet is 2,550 feet [777 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Sweet is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Sweet is located in the (208) area code.

The ZIP code for Sweet: 83670<3>

Communities near Sweet ...

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 Sweet and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Banks   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Bramwell   [Map]   ---   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Crouch   [Map]   170   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Eagle   [Map]   26,089   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Emmett   [Map]   6,829   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Horseshoe Bend   [Map]   716   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Sweet ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Sweet - it's located in Michigan.

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

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 Sweet. 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 Sweet. 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.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sweet ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community in Idaho

About Gem County

About Idaho

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Gem County:

The official website for State of Idaho:

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.

- Return to Citation

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

- Return to Citation

<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 Sweet). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Sweet or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

- Return to Citation

<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- Sweet) 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 Sweet. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Sweet

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sweet. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.9729, Longitude: -116.3246     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sweet have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

- Return to Citation

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

- Return to Citation






Sitemap Privacy
of Use



Copyright 2018
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 18 Dec 2018