Montana (community), Wisconsin

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Montana, Wisconsin
Unincorporated community
Montana is located in Wisconsin
Montana
Montana
Montana is located in the US
Montana
Montana
Coordinates: 44°20′29″N 91°39′54″W / 44.34139°N 91.66500°W / 44.34139; -91.66500Coordinates: 44°20′29″N 91°39′54″W / 44.34139°N 91.66500°W / 44.34139; -91.66500
Country United States
State Wisconsin
County Buffalo
Town Montana
Elevation 814 ft (248 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 715 & 534
GNIS feature ID 1569667[1]

Montana is an unincorporated community located in the town of Montana, in Buffalo County, Wisconsin, United States. Montana is located at the junction of County Highways C and U 11.5 miles (18.5 km) northeast of Cochrane.[2]

History[edit]

A post office called Montana was established in 1873, and remained in operation until 1907.[3] The community was named after the Montana Territory.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Montana (community), Wisconsin
  2. ^ Buffalo County (PDF) (Map). Wisconsin Department of Transportation. Retrieved 2010-11-12. 
  3. ^ "Buffalo County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 1 October 2014. 
  4. ^ "Towns named after states". Reading Eagle. Jul 2, 1897. p. 3. Retrieved 14 October 2015.