Council, Idaho

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Council, Idaho
City
People's Theater in Council, Idaho
People's Theater in Council, Idaho
Location in Adams County and the state of Idaho
Location in Adams County and the state of Idaho
Coordinates: 44°43′48″N 116°26′10″W / 44.73°N 116.43611°W / 44.73; -116.43611Coordinates: 44°43′48″N 116°26′10″W / 44.73°N 116.43611°W / 44.73; -116.43611
Country United States
State Idaho
County Adams
Area
 • Total 0.7 sq mi (1.9 km2)
 • Land 0.7 sq mi (1.9 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 2,927 ft (892 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 816
 • Density 1,121.5/sq mi (433.0/km2)
Time zone Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code 83612
Area code(s) 208
FIPS code 16-18820
GNIS feature ID 0396336

Council is a city in and the county seat of Adams County, Idaho, United States.[1] The population was 816 at the 2000 census.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.7 square miles (1.9 km²), all of it land.

Population history[change | change source]

Notable people[change | change source]

Transportation[change | change source]

U.S. Route 95 goes through the city, connecting it to New Meadows to the north and Cambridge and Weiser to the south.[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. http://www.naco.org/Template.cfm?Section=Find_a_County&Template=/cffiles/counties/usamap.cfm. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. "Subcounty population estimates: Idaho 2000-2007" (CSV). United States Census Bureau, Population Division. 2009-03-18. http://www.census.gov/popest/cities/files/SUB-EST2007-16.csv. Retrieved 2009-04-22.
  3. Moffatt, Riley. Population History of Western U.S. Cities & Towns, 1850-1990. Lanham: Scarecrow, 1996, 91.
  4. "Google Maps". http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&ll=44.619799,-116.586914&spn=0.856277,1.766052&z=9. Retrieved 2010-01-12.

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