A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Potomac ...
The location of Potomac has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Potomac is 3,610 feet [1,100 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Potomac is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Potomac lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Potomac: (406)
Adding Potomac to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Potomac 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 Potomac was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Potomac on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Potomac ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Potomac - they are located in Illinois, Kansas, Maryland (2), Nevada, Virginia (3) and West Virginia (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Potomac.
Communities near Potomac ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Potomac.
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 Potomac. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Potomac.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Potomac. 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 Potomac.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Potomac. See our Newspapers Page for Potomac.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Potomac ...
Looking for more information about Potomac? 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 Potomac, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Potomac.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Potomac. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Missoula County: www.co.missoula.mt.us/
The official website for State of Montana: https://mt.gov/
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This page was last modified: 11 Oct 2021