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Welcome to Jeffers ...

Jeffers is located in Madison County<1>.

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

Jeffers is 4,920 feet [1,500 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Jeffers is about 1 mile [or 1½ km] above sea level.

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

Jeffers is located in the (406) area code.

Communities Also Named Jeffers ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Jeffers - they are located in Minnesota, Nebraska and Tennessee.

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

Communities near Jeffers ...

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

  • Virginia City [Madison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Virginia City
    • Virginia City [Madison County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Jeffers
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 225 people
    • Former names for Virginia City:
    • Varina
    • Verina
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Virginia City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Virginia City<5>
  • McAllister [Madison County]
  • Cameron [Madison County]
  • Central City [Madison County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Central City
    • Central City [Madison County] was located 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Jeffers
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Central City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Nevada City [Madison County] - Historic
    • Big Sky Mountain Village [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Big Sky Mountain Village
      • Big Sky Mountain Village [Madison County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Jeffers
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Big Sky Mountain Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Big Sky Mountain Village
    • Norris [Madison County]
    • Big Sky [Gallatin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Big Sky
      • Big Sky [Gallatin County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Jeffers
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Big Sky have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Big Sky
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Big Sky<5>
    • Alder [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alder
      • Alder [Madison County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Jeffers
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alder have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alder
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alder<5>
    • Big Sky Meadow Village [Gallatin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Big Sky Meadow Village
      • Big Sky Meadow Village [Gallatin County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the east of Jeffers
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Big Sky Meadow Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Big Sky Meadow Village

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jeffers ...

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

Adding Jeffers to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Jeffers 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 Jeffers was on a map titled Map of Montana (from Hixson Map&$160;Co, 1950).

We also found Jeffers on a map titled Shell Oil Map of Montana (1951).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Montana

About Madison County

About Montana

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Jeffers. 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 Madison, 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 Jeffers - 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- Jeffers) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jeffers. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.3488, Longitude: -111.7055       In this case, the coordinates for Jeffers have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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