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Agency, Montana

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The location of Agency

Welcome to Agency ...

Agency is located in Sanders County.

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

Agency is 2,540 feet [774 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Agency is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Agency lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you leave Agency and travel west, you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT).

The area code for Agency: (406)

Communities near Agency ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Arlee   [Map]   ---   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Charlo   [Map]   ---   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Frenchtown   [Map]   ---   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Huson   [Map]   ---   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Kicking Horse   [Map]   ---   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Old Town   [Map]   ---   W   20 miles [32.2 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Agency.

Communities Also Named Agency ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Agency - they are located in Iowa, Missouri and Oregon.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Agency. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Agency. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Agency.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Agency:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Agency ...

Looking for more information about Agency? 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.

Looking for more information about Agency? 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 Agency, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Agency.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Sanders County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Agency - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Agency) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Agency. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.3280, Longitude: -114.2935     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Agency have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Agency.

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