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Welcome to Weston ...

The city of Weston is located in Franklin County<1>.

The location of Weston has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Weston has a population of 470 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Weston.

Weston is 4,740 feet [1,445 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Weston is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

The area code for Weston: (208)

The ZIP code for Weston: 83286<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Weston had an population of 470 people. This is an increase of 7.55% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 10.59% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Weston had a population of 437 people. This makes Weston the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Weston represents 0.03% of the population of Idaho (which has 1,567,582 people), making it the state's 135th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 437 people, the population of Weston increased 2.82% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 425 people).

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

Communities Also Named Weston ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Idaho communities named Weston: This one is located in Franklin County and the other is located in Oneida County.

Beyond Idaho, there are 43 communities that are also named Weston - they are located in Alabama (2), Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois (3), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Maine, Manitoba, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina, Texas, Vermont, Washington (2), West Virginia, Wisconsin (2) and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Weston ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Weston.

  • Smithfield [Cache County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smithfield
    • Smithfield [Cache County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Weston
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,117 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smithfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smithfield<7>
  • Preston [Franklin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Preston
    • Preston [Franklin County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Weston
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,678 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Preston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Preston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Preston<7>
  • Hyde Park [Cache County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hyde Park
    • Hyde Park [Cache County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southeast of Weston
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,963 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hyde Park
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hyde Park<7>
  • Richmond [Cache County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richmond
    • Richmond [Cache County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Weston
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,899 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Richmond have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richmond
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richmond<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Malad City [Oneida County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Malad City
      • Malad City [Oneida County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northwest of Weston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,117 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Malad City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Malad City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Malad City<7>
    • Lewiston [Cache County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lewiston
      • Lewiston [Cache County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southeast of Weston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,780 people
      • Former names for Lewiston:
      • Cub Hill
      • Poverty Flat
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lewiston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lewiston<7>
    • Franklin [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Franklin
      • Franklin [Franklin County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the east of Weston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 857 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Franklin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Franklin<7>
    • Newton [Cache County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newton
      • Newton [Cache County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the south of Weston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 810 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newton<7>
    • Clarkston [Cache County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarkston
      • Clarkston [Cache County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Weston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 746 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarkston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarkston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarkston<7>
    • Amalga [Cache County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Amalga
      • Amalga [Cache County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the south of Weston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 577 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amalga

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Weston. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Weston.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Weston. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Weston.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Weston. See our Newspapers Page for Weston.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Weston ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Idaho's counties, including Franklin, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Weston.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Weston - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 Weston). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Weston or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Weston) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Weston. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WestonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Weston. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.0373, Longitude: -111.9784       In this case, the coordinates for Weston have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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