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Ione, Washington

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Welcome to Ione ...

The pronunciation of Ione: eye-OHN<1>

The town of Ione is located on the Pend Oreille River (northeast Washington State).

Ione is located in Pend Oreille County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Ione has a population of 459 people<2> (see below for details).

The community of Ione is 2,100 feet [640 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Ione: (509)

The ZIP code for Ione: 99139<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ione had a population of 447 people. This makes Ione the county's 2nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 447 people, the population of Ione decreased 6.68% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 479 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Ione had an population of 459 people. This is an increase of 2.68% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.18% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Ione ...

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 drove.<5>.

Community   2017
Nelway (BC)   [Map]   ---   N   18 miles [29 km]
Waneta (BC)   [Map]   ---   NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Nordman (ID)   [Map]   ---   E   23 miles [37 km]
Diamond City   [Map]   ---   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Metaline Falls   [Map]   245   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Metaline   [Map]   178   N   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Ione ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Ione - they are located in Arkansas, California, Colorado, Georgia, Nevada and Oregon.

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

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 Ione. 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 Ione. 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 Ione. Our list includes 6 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ione ...

Looking for more information about Ione? 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 Ione, 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 Ione.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be 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) Ione. 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.

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Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
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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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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ione. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation. While it might not be exactly right, it should be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ione.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ione - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>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 town (such as Ione). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Ione or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from Ione. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ione) 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 Ione. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ione

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ione. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.7418, Longitude: -117.4233     [Map].

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<6>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Ione.


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