Preston Franklin County, Idaho

Preston: City in Franklin County, Idaho, United States

Preston locator map
Location of Preston on Idaho map.


Preston is a city located in the county of Franklin in the U.S. state of Idaho. Its population at the 2010 census was 5,204 and a population density of 295 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 5,557 inhabitants.

The city was created 155 years ago in 1865.

Franklin County Courthouse  Preston  Idaho image
Franklin County Courthouse Preston Idaho
Franklin County Courthouse  Preston  Idaho image


Preston is located at 42°5'47"N 111°52'36"W (42.0963100, -111.8766200).

Preston map


Preston forecast: Partly cloudy. Low around 43, with temperatures rising to around 45 overnight. East northeast wind 3 to 8 mph. more

Preston Quick Facts

Population : 5,557 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Idaho (United States)
County : Franklin County
Postal code : 83263
Phone Area Codes : 208
Area : 17.61 km2
Altitude : 4,715 feet / 1437 meters
Capital city : Preston is capital of Franklin County
Establishment : January 01, 1866 (155 years ago)
Time Zone : Mountain Time Zone
Local time : 03:15:01 (23rd September 2021)
Density : 316 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 6.35% (2010-2019)
Weather : 43℉ Partly Cloudy 7-days weather


The population of Preston increased by 6.35% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 5,204 - census
2011 5,227 0.44% estimation process
2012 5,208 -0.36% estimation process
2013 5,197 -0.21% estimation process
2014 5,222 0.48% estimation process
2015 5,214 -0.15% estimation process
2016 5,321 2.01% estimation process
2017 5,352 0.58% estimation process
2018 5,491 2.53% estimation process
2019 5,557 1.19% estimation process

Preston zip code is 83263. County name: Franklin, County fips: 16041

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People born in Preston (5)

People born in Preston, including politician L. Edward Brown, United States Army Medal of Honor recipient Leonard C. Brostrom, politician R. E. Edlefsen, you can see a list of people who born in Preston.

  • Richard F. Daines (Commissioner of the New York State Department of Health) he was born in 17/02/1951
  • Robert L. Geddes (American politician) he was born in 14/11/1955

Schools in Preston

College & universities near Preston, ID

Code Name City ZIP
230010 Bridgerland Technical College Logan (UT) 84321
230728 Utah State University Logan (UT) 84322-1400
448220 Paul Mitchell the School-Logan Logan (UT) 84321
446677 Stevens-Henager College Logan (UT) 84321

Stations (1)

Amtrak & bus stations near Preston, ID

Code Name Address Type
OGD Ogden, Utah 2393 Wall Avenue BUS

Post offices near Preston

Post Office Name City ZIP
Preston Post Office Preston (ID) 83263

Other places with the same name (1)

Other cities in Franklin County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Franklin County , ID.

City Name Population Title
Franklin 835 City in Franklin County, Idaho, United States
Dayton 494 City in Franklin County, Idaho, United States
Weston 470 City in Franklin County, Idaho, United States
Clifton 304 City in Franklin County, Idaho, United States
Oxford 52 City in Franklin County, Idaho, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Preston distances to largest Idaho cities