A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Porcupine ...
So far, we have found very little information about Porcupine. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Porcupine to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Porcupine, please Contact Us.
The location of Porcupine has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Porcupine is 2,510 feet [765 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Porcupine is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where Porcupine was located is in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Porcupine would have been located in the (406) area code.
Communities Also Named Porcupine ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Porcupine - they are located in North Dakota, Ontario, South Dakota and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Porcupine.
Communities near Porcupine ...
We have created a list of 8 communities that are near Porcupine.
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 Porcupine. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Porcupine.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Porcupine. 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 Porcupine.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Porcupine. See our Newspapers Page for Porcupine.
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This page was last modified: 11 Oct 2021