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Welcome to Conrad ...

The city of Conrad is located in Pondera County<1> (at the time of its founding, Conrad was located in Chouteau County) and is the County Seat for Pondera County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Conrad has a population of 2,445 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Conrad.

Conrad is 3,510 feet [1,070 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Conrad is about ¾ mile [or ~1 km] above sea level.

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

Conrad lies within the (406) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Conrad had an population of 2,445 people. This is a decrease of 4.86% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.19% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Conrad had a population of 2,570 people (which is 41.77% of the total population of Pondera County). This makes Conrad the county's most populous community.

The population of Conrad represents 0.26% of the population of Montana (which has 989,415 people), making it the state's 29th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,570 people, the population of Conrad decreased 6.65% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,753 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Conrad.

Communities Also Named Conrad ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Conrad - they are located in British Columbia, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania and South Carolina.

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

Communities near Conrad ...

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

  • Valier [Pondera County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Valier
    • Valier [Pondera County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Conrad
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 474 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Valier have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Valier
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Valier<6>
  • Ledger [Pondera County]
  • Gallup City [Pondera County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gallup City
    • Gallup City [Pondera County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Conrad
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gallup City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gallup City
  • Brady [Pondera County]
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    • Pendroy [Teton County]
    • Collins [Teton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Collins
      • Collins [Teton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Conrad
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Collins
    • Bynum [Teton County]
    • Shelby [Toole County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shelby
      • Shelby [Toole County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<5> to the north of Conrad
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,995 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shelby
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shelby<6>
    • Dutton [Teton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dutton
      • Dutton [Teton County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Conrad
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 325 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dutton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dutton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dutton<6>
    • Dupuyer [Pondera 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 Conrad. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Conrad.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Conrad. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Conrad.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Conrad ...

Looking for more information about Conrad? 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 Conrad, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Conrad.

Adding Conrad to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Conrad in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Conrad was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Conrad on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Montana

About Pondera County

About Montana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Pondera County: www.ponderacountymontana.org/

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 Pondera, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Conrad.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Conrad - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Conrad) 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 Conrad. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ConradOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Conrad. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.1738, Longitude: -111.9466       In this case, the coordinates for Conrad have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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