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Welcome to Frenchtown ...
The location of Frenchtown has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Frenchtown is 3,040 feet [927 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Frenchtown is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Frenchtown lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you leave Frenchtown and travel west, you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT).
The telephone area code for Frenchtown: (406)
Communities Also Named Frenchtown ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 20 communities that are also named Frenchtown - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California (2), Indiana, Maryland (2), Michigan (2), Missouri, New Jersey, Ohio (2), Pennsylvania (4), Rhode Island, South Dakota and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Frenchtown.
Communities near Frenchtown ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Frenchtown.
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 Frenchtown. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Frenchtown.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Frenchtown. 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 Frenchtown.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Frenchtown. See our Newspapers Page for Frenchtown.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Frenchtown ...
Looking for more information about Frenchtown? 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 Frenchtown, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Frenchtown.
Adding Frenchtown to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Frenchtown 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 Frenchtown was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Frenchtown on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Montana (1925).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Frenchtown on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Frenchtown. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Missoula County: www.co.missoula.mt.us/
The official website for State of Montana: https://mt.gov/
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This page was last modified: 30 Nov 2021