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Welcome to Silver City ...

Silver City is located in Lewis and Clark County<1>.

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

Silver City is 4,340 feet [1,323 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Silver City is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

Silver City is within the boundaries of the (406) area code.

Communities Also Named Silver City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 28 communities that are also named Silver City - they are located in Alberta, Arkansas, California (3), Georgia, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Mississippi, Nevada (2), New Mexico, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Ontario, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas (6), Utah and Yukon.

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

Communities near Silver City ...

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

  • Helena [Lewis and Clark County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Helena
    • Helena [Lewis and Clark County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Silver City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,737 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Helena
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Helena<5>
  • East Helena [Lewis and Clark County]
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    • East Helena [Lewis and Clark County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Silver City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,130 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Helena
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Helena<5>
  • Canyon Creek [Lewis and Clark County]
  • Birdseye [Lewis and Clark County]
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    • Birdseye [Lewis and Clark County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Silver City
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Marysville [Lewis and Clark County] - Historic
    • Austin [Lewis and Clark County]
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      • Austin [Lewis and Clark County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Silver City
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Austin
    • Fort Harrison [Lewis and Clark County]
    • Atlantic City [Lewis and Clark County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Atlantic City
      • Atlantic City [Lewis and Clark County] was located 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Silver City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Atlantic City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Frontier Town [Lewis and Clark County]
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      • Frontier Town [Lewis and Clark County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Silver City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frontier Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frontier Town
    • Park City [Lewis and Clark County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Park City
      • Park City [Lewis and Clark County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Silver City
      • 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

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Silver City ...

Looking for more information about Silver 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Silver City, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Silver City.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Montana

About Lewis and Clark County

About Montana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lewis and Clark County: www.co.lewis-clark.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 Lewis and Clark, 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Silver City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Silver City) 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 Silver City. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Silver CityOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Silver City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.7555, Longitude: -112.1697       In this case, the coordinates for Silver City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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