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Welcome to Butte ...

The location of Butte has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Butte is 90 feet [27 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Butte lies in the Alaskan Time Zone (AKST/AKDT) and observes daylight saving time

Butte is located in the (907) area code.

Communities Also Named Butte ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Butte - they are located in Alberta, California, Idaho, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota and Utah.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Butte.

Communities near Butte ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Butte.

  • Wasilla
  • Palmer
  • Lazy Mountain
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lazy Mountain have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lazy Mountain
    • Lazy Mountain lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Butte
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lazy Mountain
  • Farm Loop
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Farm Loop
    • Farm Loop lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Butte
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farm Loop
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Gateway
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gateway have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gateway
      • Gateway lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the west of Butte
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gateway
    • Knik River
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Knik River
      • Knik River lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Butte
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Knik River
    • Lakes
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakes
      • Lakes lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Butte
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakes
    • Buffalo Soapstone
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buffalo Soapstone
      • Buffalo Soapstone lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Butte
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buffalo Soapstone
    • Sutton
    • Tanaina
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tanaina have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tanaina
      • Tanaina lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Butte
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tanaina

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Butte. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Butte.

We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Butte. See our Newspapers Page for Butte.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Butte ...

Looking for more information about Butte? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Butte, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Butte.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Butte. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Alaska: alaska.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Butte - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Butte) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Butte. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Butte

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Butte. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 61.5422, Longitude: -149.0333       In this case, the coordinates for Butte have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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