De Smet, Idaho facts for kids
|De Smet, Idaho|
|• Total||0.957 sq mi (2.48 km2)|
|• Land||0.957 sq mi (2.48 km2)|
|• Water||0 sq mi (0 km2)|
|Elevation||2,598 ft (792 m)|
|• Density||182.9/sq mi (70.60/km2)|
|Time zone||Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)|
|• Summer (DST)||PDT (UTC-7)|
|GNIS feature ID||397609|
It is located near U.S. Route 95, about a mile (1.6 km) south of Tensed, which was originally Temsed (De Smet spelled backwards). De Smet has a post office with a ZIP code of 83824. As of the 2010 census, its population was 175, and its elevation is approximately 2,600 feet (790 m) above sea level.
This region experiences warm (but not hot) and dry summers, with no average monthly temperatures above 71.6 °F. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, De Smet has a warm-summer Mediterranean climate, abbreviated "Csb" on climate maps.
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