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Welcome to Havre ...
The pronunciation of Havre: HAV-er<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Havre has a population of 9,787 people<3> (see below for details).
Havre was established in 1893.
The community of Havre is 2,540 feet [774 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Havre is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Havre lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Havre lies within the (406) area code.
The ZIP code for Havre: 59501<5>
Websites for Havre ...
Official Website: www.ci.havre.mt.us/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Havre had an population of 9,787 people. This is an increase of 5.12% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.73% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Havre had a population of 9,310 people (which is 57.84% of the total population of Hill County). This makes Havre the county's most populous community.
The population of Havre represents 0.94% of the population of Montana (which has 989,415 people), making it the state's 8th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 9,310 people, the population of Havre decreased 3.23% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 9,621 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Havre.
Communities Also Named Havre ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Havre - they are located in Iowa, Michigan and Mississippi.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Havre.
Communities near Havre ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Havre.
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 Havre. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Havre.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Havre. 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 Havre.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Havre. Our list includes 20 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Havre.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Havre ...
Looking for more information about Havre? 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 Havre, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Havre.
Adding Havre to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Havre 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 Havre was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Havre on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Havre: www.ci.havre.mt.us/
The official website for Hill County: www.co.hill.mt.us/
The official website for State of Montana: https://mt.gov/
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This page was last modified: 22 Nov 2021