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Welcome to Huson ...

Huson is located in Missoula County<1>.

The pronunciation of Huson: HYOO-sun<2>

Huson is 3,010 feet [917 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Huson is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Note: If you travel west from Huson, you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT).

The telephone area code for Huson: (406)

The ZIP code for Huson: 59846<4>

Communities near Huson ...

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

  • Missoula [Missoula County]
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    • Missoula [Missoula County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Huson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 76,848 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Missoula have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Missoula
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Missoula<7>
  • Alberton [Mineral County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alberton
    • Alberton [Mineral County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the west of Huson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 464 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alberton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alberton<7>
  • Frenchtown [Missoula County]
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    • Frenchtown [Missoula County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the east of Huson
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frenchtown have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frenchtown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frenchtown<7>
  • Stark [Missoula County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stark
    • Stark [Missoula County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Huson
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stark have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stark
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Evaro [Missoula County]
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      • Evaro [Missoula County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Huson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Evaro have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Evaro
    • Wye [Missoula County]
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      • Wye [Missoula County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Huson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wye have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wye
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wye<7>
    • Arlee [Lake County]
    • Orchard Homes [Missoula County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orchard Homes
      • Orchard Homes [Missoula County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Huson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orchard Homes have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orchard Homes
    • Travois Village [Missoula County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Travois Village
      • Travois Village [Missoula County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Huson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Travois Village have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Travois Village
    • Ravalli [Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ravalli
      • Ravalli [Lake County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Huson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ravalli have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ravalli
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ravalli<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Huson ...

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

Adding Huson to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Montana

About Missoula County

About Montana

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Huson. 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/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Montana's counties, including Missoula, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Huson. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Huson - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Huson). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Huson or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Huson) 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 Huson. 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 HusonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Huson. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.0326, Longitude: -114.3324    
<6>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.
<7>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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