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Montrose, South Dakota
Welcome to Montrose ...
The location of Montrose has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
The pronunciation of Montrose: mahn-TROHZ<3>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Montrose has a population of 443 people<4> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Montrose.
Montrose is 1,470 feet [448 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: Montrose lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Montrose: (605)
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Montrose had an population of 443 people. This is a decrease of 6.14% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.7% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Montrose had a population of 472 people (which is 8.4% of the total population of McCook County). This makes Montrose the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Montrose represents 0.06% of the total population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 158th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 472 people, the population of Montrose increased 2.61% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 460 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Montrose.
Adding Montrose to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Montrose in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Montrose elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Montrose on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Montrose ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 37 communities that are also named Montrose - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, British Columbia, California, Colorado, Georgia (2), Illinois (2), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina (2), Nova Scotia, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania (3), Prince Edward Island, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Montrose.
Communities near Montrose ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Montrose.
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 Montrose. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Montrose.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Montrose. 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 Montrose.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Montrose. See our Newspapers Page for Montrose.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Montrose ...
Looking for more information about Montrose? 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 Montrose, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Montrose.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 18 Jan 2021