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Welcome to French Town ...

French Town is located in Deer Lodge County<1>.

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

French Town is 6,960 feet [2,121 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of French Town is about 1¼ mile [or ~2¼ km] above sea level.

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

French Town is within the (406) area code.

Communities Also Named French Town ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named French Town - they are located in Michigan and Missouri.

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

Communities near French Town ...

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

  • Butte - Silver Bow [Silver Bow County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Butte - Silver Bow
    • Butte - Silver Bow [Silver Bow County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of French Town
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,207 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Butte - Silver Bow have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Butte - Silver Bow
  • Anaconda-Deer Lodge County [Deer Lodge County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Anaconda-Deer Lodge County
    • Anaconda-Deer Lodge County [Deer Lodge County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of French Town
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,204 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Anaconda-Deer Lodge County came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anaconda-Deer Lodge County
  • Wise River [Beaverhead County]
  • Fairmont Hot Springs [Silver Bow County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairmont Hot Springs
    • Fairmont Hot Springs [Silver Bow County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of French Town
    • Fairmont Hot Springs has also been known as:
    • Gregson Fairmont Hot Springs
    • Gregson Hot Springs
    • Gregson Springs
    • Gregson
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Gregson [Deer Lodge County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gregson
      • Gregson [Deer Lodge County] was located 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of French Town
    • Mine Creek [Deer Lodge County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mine Creek
      • Mine Creek [Deer Lodge County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of French Town
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mine Creek
    • Sunnyside [Deer Lodge County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunnyside
      • Sunnyside [Deer Lodge County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of French Town
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunnyside
    • Anaconda [Deer Lodge County]
    • Stump Town [Deer Lodge County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stump Town
      • Stump Town [Deer Lodge County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of French Town
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stump Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stump Town
    • Ramsay [Silver Bow 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 French Town. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for French Town.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for French Town ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Deer Lodge County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for French Town. 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 Deer Lodge, 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around French Town - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- French Town) 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 French Town. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from French TownOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in French Town. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.9371, Longitude: -112.9917       In this case, the coordinates for French Town have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.
<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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