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Welcome to Montour ...
We aren't confident of the location of Montour, so consider the above location as an estimate.<2>
The pronunciation of Montour: MAWN-toor<3>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Montour, you might consider that their post office opened in 1912.
Montour is 2,510 feet [765 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Montour is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Montour lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Montour lies within the (208) area code.
Communities Also Named Montour ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 2 communities that are also named Montour - they are located in Iowa and Pennsylvania.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Montour.
Communities near Montour ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Montour.
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 Montour. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Montour.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Montour. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Montour.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Montour. See our Newspapers Page for Montour.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Montour ...
Looking for more information about Montour? 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 Montour, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Montour.
Adding Montour to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Montour in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Montour was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<7>
We also found Montour mentioned on a train schedule titled Union Pacific Railroad Time Tables (September 1924).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Montour.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Montour. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Gem County: www.co.gem.id.us/
The official website for State of Idaho: www.state.id.us/
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This page was last modified/updated: 21 Nov 2023