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Montfort, Wisconsin

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Welcome to Montfort ...

The village of Montfort is primarily located in Grant County. A portion of Montfort extends into Iowa County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Montfort has a population of 697 people<1> (see below for details).

Montfort is 1,160 feet [354 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Montfort lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Montfort lies within the (608) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Montfort had a population of 718 people. This makes Montfort the county's 20th most populous community.

The population of Montfort represents 0.01% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 1187th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 718 people, the population of Montfort increased 8.3% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 663 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Montfort had an population of 697 people. This is a decrease of 2.92% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.13% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Montfort.

Communities near Montfort ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Montfort and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2017
Boscobel   [Map]   3,120   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Dodgeville   [Map]   1,594   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Dodgeville   [Map]   4,748   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Fennimore   [Map]   2,482   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Lancaster   [Map]   3,736   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Mineral Point   [Map]   1,044   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Montfort.

Communities Also Named Montfort ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Montfort - they are located in Kentucky, North Carolina, Quebec and Texas.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Montfort. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Montfort. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Montfort. Our list includes 5 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Montfort:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Montfort ...

Looking for more information about Montfort? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Montfort? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Montfort. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Visit our Community Index for Wisconsin

About Grant County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Grant County:

The official website for State of Wisconsin:

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Montfort.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Montfort - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting in Montfort. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Montfort) 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 Montfort. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Montfort

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Montfort. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.9697, Longitude: -90.4343     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Montfort have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Montfort.


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