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The location of Amazon













Welcome to Amazon ...

Amazon is located in Jefferson County.

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

Amazon is 5,450 feet [1,661 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Amazon is about 1 mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

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

The area code for Amazon: (406)

Communities near Amazon ...

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 drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Basin   [Map]   ---   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Boulder   [Map]   1,248   S   5 miles [8 km]
Clancy   [Map]   ---   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Elk Park   [Map]   ---   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Elkhorn   [Map]   ---   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Frontier Town   [Map]   ---   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Amazon ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Amazon - they are located in Kansas, Nevada and Saskatchewan.

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

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 Amazon. 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 Amazon. 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 Amazon.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amazon ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Jefferson County: www.co.jefferson.mt.us/

The official website for State of Montana: https://mt.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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Amazon - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Amazon) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amazon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.3202, Longitude: -112.1072     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Amazon 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 Amazon.

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