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Stites Ariel PhotoStites is located along State Highway 13 next to the scenic Clearwater River.  The small city is home to just under 200 people.  The zip code area includes neighboring communities of Harpster and Clearwater and has an area population of a little over 1,300.

Stites was founded in 1897 and is one of the last cities on the route towards Montana over Lolo Pass.  The small community in the Clearwater Valley is surrounded by mountains and is a gateway community to a wide variety of outdoor recreation opportunities.

Major employers include Stites Ace Hardware, City of Stites and the Southfork Cafe.

According to the Census Bureau's On the Map, in 2011 Stites had 100 people working in the zip code area with 5 of those both living and working in Stites and 95 people commuting there for work.  362 of the area's population commutes out of the zip code area for work.

Stites Commuter Patterns Visual

Contact Info

for assistance please contact:

Ida-Lew Economic Development


Phone: 208.983.8302


300 W. Main St. Ste 201

Grangeville, ID 83530

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Quilt Treasures

Grangeville, ID - Looking for quilting supplies?  Want a quilt made or finished, need longarm quilting done?  Check out Quilt Treasures and talk with owner Christina Doughty who has taken her online shop and given it a main street presence!

Quilt Treasures is located at 158 East Main #4, Grangeville, ID and open Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 10 am to 5:30 pm.  Stop by today, visit their website at  or give

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Aloha Laundry

Aloha Laundry

Grangeville, ID - Looking for a great place to do your laundry?  Need drop off or delivery service?  Look no further than Aloha Laundry!  Owners Bob and Carolyn Haning have brought a new laundry mat with a lot of great extras to the community.

You will be impressed by the bright colors, clean and welcoming environment.  Aloha Laundry is located at 817 Cunningham, Grangeville, ID.  Stop by today!

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International Market Access Grants

STEP - International Market Access Grants

The purpose of the grants are to increase the number of Idaho small businesses exporting, to increase the value of exports for Idaho small businesses that currently export.  Grant funds can be used to offset 65% of expenses incurred while accessing international markets.  We are able to assist you at no cost if you need any assistance in applying.  (208) 983-8302 or .

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