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Welcome to Joliet ...

The town of Joliet is located in Carbon County<1>.

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

The pronunciation of Joliet: jah-lee-ETT<3>

When the people of Joliet refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Jolietan<4>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Joliet has a population of 654 people<5> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Joliet.

Joliet is 3,730 feet [1,137 m] above sea level.<6> In other words, the elevation of Joliet is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

The area code for Joliet: (406)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Joliet had an population of 654 people. This is an increase of 9.92% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 13.74% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Joliet had a population of 595 people (or 5.9% of the total population of Carbon County). This makes Joliet the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Joliet represents 0.06% of the total population of Montana (which has 989,415 people), making it the state's 79th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 595 people, the population of Joliet increased 3.48% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 575 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Joliet.

Communities Also Named Joliet ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Joliet - they are located in Illinois and Texas.

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

Communities near Joliet ...

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

  • Laurel [Yellowstone County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laurel
    • Laurel [Yellowstone County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the northeast of Joliet
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,715 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laurel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laurel
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laurel<8>
  • Columbus [Stillwater County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Columbus
    • Columbus [Stillwater County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the northwest of Joliet
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,117 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbus
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbus<8>
  • Bridger [Carbon County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bridger
    • Bridger [Carbon County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<7> to the south of Joliet
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 769 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bridger have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridger
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bridger<8>
  • Fromberg [Carbon County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fromberg
    • Fromberg [Carbon County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<7> to the southeast of Joliet
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 469 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fromberg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fromberg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fromberg<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Boyd [Carbon County]
    • Edgar [Carbon County]
    • Park City [Stillwater County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Park City
      • Park City [Stillwater County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<7> to the north of Joliet
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Park City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Park City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Park City<8>
    • Roberts [Carbon County]
    • Hesper [Yellowstone County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hesper
      • Hesper [Yellowstone County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<7> to the northeast of Joliet
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hesper
    • Pryor [Big Horn County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pryor
      • Pryor [Big Horn County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<7> to the east of Joliet
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pryor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pryor
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pryor<8>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Joliet ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Joliet. 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 Carbon, 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 pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Joliet. 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.
<4>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Joliet refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a town's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Joliet may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.
<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Joliet.
<6>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Joliet - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<7>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Joliet) 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 Joliet. 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 JolietOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Joliet. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.4844, Longitude: -108.9718       In this case, the coordinates for Joliet have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<8>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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