About Smelterville, Idaho

Smelterville is a city in Shoshone County, Idaho, United States. The population was 627 at the 2010 census. Smelterville has recently gained prominence in the Silver Valley, due to the addition of a Wal-Mart store.The town was named in 1929 by a voice vote of its residents; the other choices were Van Rena and Silver City (already used in southwestern Idaho).

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Smelterville Facts

  • Population Total: 627
  • Square Miles: 0.3
  • Area Code: 208
  • Elevation: 2234
  • Postal Codes: 83868
  • Timezone: Pacific