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Welcome to Eddy ...

Eddy is located in Sanders County<1> (at the time of its founding, Eddy was located in Missoula County).

Eddy is 2,420 feet [738 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Eddy is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Note: If you travel west from Eddy (for example, toward Mullan (ID)), you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT).

The telephone area code for Eddy: (406)

Communities Also Named Eddy ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Eddy - they are located in Alabama, British Columbia, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Nebraska, New York, Oklahoma, Oregon, Texas and Virginia.

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

Communities near Eddy ...

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

  • Thompson Falls [Sanders County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thompson Falls
    • Thompson Falls [Sanders County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the west of Eddy
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,432 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thompson Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thompson Falls
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thompson Falls<5>
  • Plains [Sanders County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plains
    • Plains [Sanders County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Eddy
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,139 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plains have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plains
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plains<5>
  • Cabin City [Mineral County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cabin City
    • Cabin City [Mineral County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Eddy
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cabin City have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cabin City
  • De Borgia [Mineral County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for De Borgia
    • De Borgia [Mineral County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Eddy
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for De Borgia have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on De Borgia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for De Borgia<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Haugan [Mineral County]
    • Saint Regis [Mineral County]
    • Paradise [Sanders County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paradise
      • Paradise [Sanders County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southeast of Eddy
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Paradise have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paradise
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Paradise<5>
    • Saltese [Mineral County]
    • Hot Springs [Sanders County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hot Springs
      • Hot Springs [Sanders County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the east of Eddy
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 587 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hot Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hot Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hot Springs<5>
    • Island City [Sanders County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Island City
      • Island City [Sanders County] was located 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the southeast of Eddy
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Island City have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Eddy ...

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

Adding Eddy to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Eddy 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 Eddy was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Eddy on a map titled Shell Oil Map of Montana (1951).

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

Visit our Community Index for Montana

About Sanders County

About Montana

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

The official website for Sanders County: www.co.sanders.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 Sanders, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Eddy - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Eddy) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Eddy. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from EddyOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Eddy. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.5580, Longitude: -115.1328    
<4>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.
<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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