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Decker, Montana

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Welcome to Decker ...

Decker is located in Big Horn County<1>.

Decker is 3,510 feet [1,070 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Decker is about ¾ mile [or ~1 km] above sea level.

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

Decker is within the (406) area code.

The ZIP code for Decker: 59025<3>

Communities Also Named Decker ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Decker - they are located in Arkansas, Indiana, Kentucky, Manitoba, Michigan (2), Ohio, Texas (2) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Decker ...

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

  • Sheridan [Sheridan County]
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    • Sheridan [Sheridan County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Decker
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,095 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sheridan<5>
  • Ranchester [Sheridan County]
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    • Ranchester [Sheridan County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Decker
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,082 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ranchester<5>
  • Kleenburn [Sheridan County]
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    • Kleenburn [Sheridan County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Decker
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  • Wyarno [Sheridan County]
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    • Dayton [Sheridan County]
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      • Dayton [Sheridan County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the southwest of Decker
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 830 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dayton<5>
    • Beckton [Sheridan County]
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      • Beckton [Sheridan County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Decker
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    • Big Horn [Sheridan County]
    • Parkman [Sheridan County]
    • Wolf [Sheridan County]
    • Birney [Rosebud 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 Decker. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Decker.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Decker ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Montana

About Big Horn County

About Montana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Montana's counties, including Big Horn, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Decker - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Decker). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Decker or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>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- Decker) 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 Decker. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from DeckerOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Decker. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.0118, Longitude: -106.8635    
<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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