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Miles City, Montana
Welcome to Miles City ...
The location of Miles City has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Miles City has a population of 8,231 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Miles City.
Miles City is 2,380 feet [725 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Miles City is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Miles City lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Miles City: (406)
Websites for Miles City ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.mcchamber.com/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Miles City, the following might be of interest:
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Miles City had an population of 8,231 people. This is a decrease of 2.13% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.02% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Miles City had a population of 8,410 people (which is 71.89% of the total population of Custer County). This makes Miles City the county's most populous community.
The population of Miles City represents 0.85% of the population of Montana (which has 989,415 people), making it the state's 10th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 8,410 people, the population of Miles City has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 8,487 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Miles City.
Communities Also Named Miles City ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Miles City - it's located in Florida.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Miles City.
Communities near Miles City ...
We have created a list of 5 communities that are near Miles City.
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 Miles City. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Miles City.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Miles City. 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 Miles City.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Miles City. Our list includes 32 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Miles City.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Miles City ...
Looking for more information about Miles City? 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 Miles City, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Miles City.
Adding Miles City to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Miles City 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 Miles City was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Miles City on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Montana (1925).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Miles City on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for State of Montana: https://mt.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022