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Welcome to Baker ...
The location of Baker has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Baker has a population of 1,914 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Baker.
Baker is 2,950 feet [899 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Baker is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Baker lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Baker: (406)
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Baker had an population of 1,914 people. This is an increase of 9.94% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 12.92% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Baker had a population of 1,741 people (or 60.24% of the total population of Fallon County). This makes Baker the county's most populous community.
The population of Baker represents 0.18% of the population of Montana (which has 989,415 people), making it the state's 41st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,741 people, the population of Baker increased 2.71% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,695 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Baker.
Communities Also Named Baker ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Montana communities named Baker: This one is located in Fallon County and the other is located in Gallatin County.
Beyond Montana, there are 50 communities that are also named Baker - they are located in Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas (4), British Columbia (2), California (2), Florida (3), Idaho, Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan (2), Minnesota (2), Mississippi, Missouri (2), Nebraska, Nevada, New York, North Dakota, Ohio (2), Oklahoma (2), Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee (2), Texas (4), Utah, Washington and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Baker.
Communities near Baker ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Baker.
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 Baker. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Baker.
We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Baker. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Baker.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Baker ...
Looking for more information about Baker? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Baker, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Baker.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 22 Nov 2021