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Welcome to Independence ...
So far, we have found very little information about Independence. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Independence to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Independence, please Contact Us.
The location of Independence has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Independence is 7,820 feet [2,384 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Independence is about 1½ mile [or ~2½ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where Independence was located is in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
If Independence still existed, it would have been in the (406) area code.
Communities Also Named Independence ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 50 communities that are also named Independence - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California (2), Colorado (3), Idaho, Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota (2), Mississippi (2), Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota (2), Ohio (2), Oklahoma (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania (3), Tennessee (3), Texas (2), Utah (2), Virginia, Washington (2), West Virginia (4) and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Independence.
Communities near Independence ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Independence.
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 Independence. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Independence.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Independence. 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 Independence.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Independence. See our Newspapers Page for Independence.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Park County: www.parkcounty.org/
The official website for State of Montana: https://mt.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Jan 2022