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Welcome to Blackfoot ...

Blackfoot is located in Glacier County<1>.

The location of Blackfoot has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Blackfoot is 4,160 feet [1,268 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Blackfoot is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

The area code for Blackfoot: (406)

Communities Also Named Blackfoot ...

While we believe that this Blackfoot is located in Glacier County, we know of another 2 Montana communities named Blackfoot. Those communities are located in the following counties: Chouteau and Garfield County.

Beyond Montana, there are 6 communities that are also named Blackfoot - they are located in Alberta, Arkansas, Idaho and Texas.

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

Communities near Blackfoot ...

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

  • Browning [Glacier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Browning
    • Browning [Glacier County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Blackfoot
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,001 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Browning
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Browning<5>
  • North Browning [Glacier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Browning
    • North Browning [Glacier County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Blackfoot
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Browning have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Browning
  • South Browning [Glacier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Browning
    • South Browning [Glacier County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Blackfoot
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Browning
  • Starr School [Glacier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Starr School
    • Starr School [Glacier County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Blackfoot
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Starr School have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Starr School
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • East Glacier Park Village [Glacier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Glacier Park Village
      • East Glacier Park Village [Glacier County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Blackfoot
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Glacier Park Village
    • East Glacier Park [Glacier County]
    • Kiowa [Glacier County]
    • Heart Butte [Pondera County]
    • Cut Bank [Glacier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cut Bank
      • Cut Bank [Glacier County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<4> to the east of Blackfoot
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,019 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cut Bank
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cut Bank<5>
    • Santa Rita [Glacier County]

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 Blackfoot. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Blackfoot.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blackfoot ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Montana

About Glacier County

About Montana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Montana's counties, including Glacier, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Blackfoot - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Blackfoot) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blackfoot. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.5753, Longitude: -112.8767       In this case, the coordinates for Blackfoot have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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