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Welcome to Butte - Silver Bow ...

Butte - Silver Bow is located in Silver Bow County<1>.

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

The pronunciation of Butte - Silver Bow: bewt<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Butte - Silver Bow has a population of 34,207 people<4> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Butte - Silver Bow.

Butte - Silver Bow is 5,830 feet [1,777 m] above sea level.<5> In other words, the elevation of Butte - Silver Bow is about 1¼ mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Butte - Silver Bow lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Butte - Silver Bow: (406)

Websites for Butte - Silver Bow ...

Official Website: www.co.silverbow.mt.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Butte - Silver Bow had an population of 34,207 people. This is an increase of 2.03% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.93% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Butte - Silver Bow had a population of 33,525 people (which is 98.03% of the total population of Silver Bow County). This makes Butte - Silver Bow the county's most populous community.

The population of Butte - Silver Bow represents 3.39% of the population of Montana (which has 989,415 people), making it the state's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 33,525 people, the population of Butte - Silver Bow decreased 1.08% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 33,892 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Butte - Silver Bow.

Communities near Butte - Silver Bow ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Butte - Silver Bow.

  • Walkerville [Silver Bow County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walkerville
    • Walkerville [Silver Bow County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Butte - Silver Bow
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 715 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walkerville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walkerville<7>
  • Janney [Silver Bow County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Janney
    • Janney [Silver Bow County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the east of Butte - Silver Bow
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Janney
  • Ramsay [Silver Bow County]
  • Williamsburg [Silver Bow County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Williamsburg
    • Williamsburg [Silver Bow County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Butte - Silver Bow
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Butte [Silver Bow County]
    • Highland City [Silver Bow County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Highland City
      • Highland City [Silver Bow County] was located 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Butte - Silver Bow
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Highland City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Moose Town [Silver Bow County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moose Town
      • Moose Town [Silver Bow County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Butte - Silver Bow
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moose Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moose Town
    • North Walkerville [Silver Bow County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Walkerville
      • North Walkerville [Silver Bow County] was located 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Butte - Silver Bow
    • Divide [Silver Bow County]
    • Fairmont Hot Springs [Silver Bow County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairmont Hot Springs
      • Fairmont Hot Springs [Silver Bow County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Butte - Silver Bow
      • Fairmont Hot Springs has also been known as:
      • Gregson Fairmont Hot Springs
      • Gregson Hot Springs
      • Gregson Springs
      • Gregson
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairmont Hot Springs

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

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Butte - Silver Bow. 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 Butte - Silver Bow.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Butte - Silver Bow. See our Newspapers Page for Butte - Silver Bow.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Butte - Silver Bow ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Montana

About Silver Bow County

About Montana

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Butte - Silver Bow: www.co.silverbow.mt.us/

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 Silver Bow, 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 pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Butte - Silver Bow. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Butte - Silver Bow.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Butte - Silver Bow - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Butte - Silver Bow) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Butte - Silver Bow. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Butte - Silver BowOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Butte - Silver Bow. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.9018, Longitude: -112.6570       In this case, the coordinates for Butte - Silver Bow have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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