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Welcome to Ennis ...

The town of Ennis is located in Madison County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Ennis has a population of 1,011 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Ennis is 4,950 feet [1,509 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Ennis is about 1 mile [or 1½ km] above sea level.

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

The telephone area code for Ennis: (406)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Ennis had an population of 1,011 people. This is an increase of 20.64% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 20.36% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ennis had a population of 838 people (or 10.9% of the total population of Madison County). This makes Ennis the county's most populous community.

The population of Ennis represents 0.08% of the total population of Montana (which has 989,415 people), making it the state's 63rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 838 people, the population of Ennis has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 840 people).

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

Communities Also Named Ennis ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Ennis - they are located in Arizona, California, Georgia (3), Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Texas, Washington and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Ennis ...

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

  • Virginia City [Madison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Virginia City
    • Virginia City [Madison County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Ennis
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 225 people
    • Former names for Virginia City:
    • Varina
    • Verina
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Virginia City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Virginia City<6>
  • McAllister [Madison County]
  • Cameron [Madison County]
  • Central City [Madison County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Central City
    • Central City [Madison County] was located 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Ennis
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Central City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Nevada City [Madison County] - Historic
    • Norris [Madison County]
    • Big Sky Mountain Village [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Big Sky Mountain Village
      • Big Sky Mountain Village [Madison County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Ennis
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Big Sky Mountain Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Big Sky Mountain Village
    • Alder [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alder
      • Alder [Madison County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Ennis
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alder have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alder
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alder<6>
    • Big Sky [Gallatin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Big Sky
      • Big Sky [Gallatin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Ennis
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Big Sky have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Big Sky
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Big Sky<6>
    • Big Sky Meadow Village [Gallatin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Big Sky Meadow Village
      • Big Sky Meadow Village [Gallatin County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<5> to the east of Ennis
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Big Sky Meadow Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Big Sky Meadow Village

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ennis ...

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

Adding Ennis to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Ennis on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Montana (1925).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ennis. 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 Madison, 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 Ennis.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ennis - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ennis) 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 Ennis. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from EnnisOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ennis. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.3454, Longitude: -111.7315       In this case, the coordinates for Ennis 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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