Sandpoint Bonner County, Idaho

Sandpoint: City in Idaho


Sandpoint is a city located in the county of Bonner in the U.S. state of Idaho. Its population at the 2010 census was 7,365 and a population density of 1,538 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 8,931 inhabitants.

The city was created 124 years ago in 1897.

Sandpoint Quick Facts

Population : 8,931 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Idaho (United States)
County : Bonner County
Different from : Sand Point
Postal code : 83862, 83864, 83888
Phone Area Codes : 208
Area : 4.79 km2
Altitude : 6,900 feet / 2103 meters
Capital city : Sandpoint is capital of Bonner County
Establishment : January 01, 1898 (124 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Los_Angeles
Local time : 01:46:48 (28th September 2022)
Density : 1,865 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 17.53% (2010-2019)
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Location of Sandpoint on Idaho map.
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Sandpoint ID
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Sandpoint is located at 48°16'36"N 116°33'12"W (48.2765900, -116.5532500).

Sandpoint map


The population of Sandpoint increased by 17.53% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 7,365 - census
2011 7,471 1.42% estimation process
2012 7,467 -0.05% estimation process
2013 7,609 1.87% estimation process
2014 7,775 2.14% estimation process
2015 7,849 0.94% estimation process
2016 8,004 1.94% estimation process
2017 8,415 4.88% estimation process
2018 8,701 3.29% estimation process
2019 8,931 2.58% estimation process

Sandpoint zip code is 83864. County name: Bonner, County fips: 16017

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People born in Sandpoint (16)

People born in Sandpoint, including novelist and essayist Marilynne Robinson, Big Band singer Lucy Ann Polk, snowboarder Nate Holland, .


  • Joe Mather (baseball player from the United States) he was born in 23/07/1982
  • Nick Hagadone (American baseball player) he was born in 01/01/1986
  • Bob Kennedy (American football player, born 1921) he was born in 29/06/1921
  • Brian Farber (American soccer player) he was born in 15/04/1982
  • Edward Greef (Member of the Montana House of Representatives) he was born in 22/09/1940
  • Jake Rosholt (American sport wrestler and martial artist) he was born in 02/09/1982
  • Jared Rosholt (American sport wrestler and martial artist) he was born in 04/08/1986
  • Joyce M. Broadsword (American congresswoman in Idaho) she was born in 18/06/1958
  • Patrick F. McManus (American humor columnist) he was born in 25/08/1933
  • James C. Fry (General, World War II and Korean War, Distinguished Service Cross) he was born in 25/12/1897
  • Geneviève Pezet (American-born artist active in France) she was born in 19/12/1913
  • Roxane Thompson (American sports shooter) she was born in 09/07/1964
  • Sarah Palin (American politician; 9th Governor of Alaska and 2008 vice-presidential candidate) she was born in 11/02/1964

Stations (8)

Amtrak & bus stations near Sandpoint, ID

Code Name Address Type
SPT Sandpoint station 450 Railroad Avenue RAIL
LIB Libby 100 Mineral Avenue RAIL
DPK Deer Park, WA 822 South Main Street BUS
LLK Loon Lake, WA State Highway 292 & Colville Road BUS
CWL Chewelah, WA 10 West Colville Avenue BUS

Post offices near Sandpoint

Post Office Name City ZIP
Sandpoin Post Office Sandpoint (ID) 83864

Other cities in Bonner County

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

City Name Population Title
Priest River 1,893 City in Bonner County, Idaho
Ponderay 1,157 City in Bonner County, Idaho, United States
Kootenai 978 City in Bonner County, Idaho, United States
Dover 874 City in Bonner County, Idaho, United States
Clark Fork 579 City in Bonner County, Idaho, United States
East Hope 225 City in Bonner County, Idaho, United States
Oldtown 201 City in Bonner County, Idaho, United States
Hope 102 City in Bonner County, Idaho, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Sandpoint distances to largest Idaho cities