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Welcome to Saltese ...

Saltese is primarily located in Mineral County<1>. A portion of Saltese extends into Missoula County.

The pronunciation of Saltese: sahl-TEEZ<2>

Saltese is 3,360 feet [1,024 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Saltese is about ¾ mile [or ~1 km] above sea level.

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

Note: If you travel west from Saltese (for example, toward Wallace (ID)), you will soon leave Mountain Time and cross into the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT).

The telephone area code for Saltese: (406)

The ZIP code for Saltese: 59867<4>

Adding Saltese to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Saltese 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 Saltese was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities near Saltese ...

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

  • Thompson Falls [Sanders County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thompson Falls
    • Thompson Falls [Sanders County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Saltese
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,432 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thompson Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thompson Falls
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thompson Falls<7>
  • Wallace [Shoshone County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wallace
    • Wallace [Shoshone County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Saltese
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 778 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wallace
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wallace<7>
  • Mullan [Shoshone County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mullan
    • Mullan [Shoshone County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Saltese
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 691 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mullan have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mullan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mullan<7>
  • East Portal [Mineral County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Portal
    • East Portal [Mineral County] was located 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the west of Saltese
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Haugan [Mineral County]
    • De Borgia [Mineral County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for De Borgia
      • De Borgia [Mineral County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Saltese
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for De Borgia have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on De Borgia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for De Borgia<7>
    • Cabin City [Mineral County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cabin City
      • Cabin City [Mineral County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Saltese
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cabin City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cabin City
    • Burke [Shoshone County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burke
      • Burke [Shoshone County] was located 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Saltese
    • Avery [Shoshone County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Avery
      • Avery [Shoshone County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Saltese
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Avery have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Avery
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Avery<7>
    • Frisco [Shoshone County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frisco
      • Frisco [Shoshone County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Saltese
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frisco have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frisco

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Saltese ...

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

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About Mineral County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Saltese. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Mineral County: www.co.mineral.mt.us/

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 Mineral, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Saltese. 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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Saltese - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Saltese). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Saltese or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Saltese) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Saltese. 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 SalteseOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saltese. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.4101, Longitude: -115.5105    
<6>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.
<7>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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