Turner, Montana

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Turner, Montana
Census-designated place & Unincorporated community
Turner, Montana is located in Montana
Turner, Montana
Turner, Montana
Coordinates: 48°50′37″N 108°24′25″W / 48.84361°N 108.40694°W / 48.84361; -108.40694Coordinates: 48°50′37″N 108°24′25″W / 48.84361°N 108.40694°W / 48.84361; -108.40694
Country United States
State Montana
County Blaine
Area[1]
 • Total 0.445 sq mi (1.15 km2)
 • Land 0.445 sq mi (1.15 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 3,041 ft (927 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 61
 • Density 140/sq mi (53/km2)
Time zone Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code 59542
Area code(s) 406 Exchange: 379
GNIS feature ID 777808[3]

Turner is a census-designated place and unincorporated community in Blaine County, Montana, United States. Turner is located on Montana State Highway 241 41.5 miles (66.8 km) east-northeast of Chinook.[4] Its population was 61 as of the 2010 census.[2] Turner has a post office with ZIP code 59542;[5] it also has an airport, Turner Airport. Turner is the farthest community in the continental U.S. from a Major League Baseball park; it lies 646.93 miles (1,041.13 km) from Safeco Field in Seattle, the nearest park.[6]

Climate[edit]

According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Turner has a semi-arid climate, abbreviated "BSk" on climate maps.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2011-05-14. 
  3. ^ "Turner". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  4. ^ Blaine (PDF) (Map). Montana Department of Transportation. 2010. p. 2. Retrieved April 27, 2012. 
  5. ^ United States Postal Service (2012). "USPS - Look Up a ZIP Code". Retrieved 2012-02-15. 
  6. ^ Robinson, Craig. "Turner, Montana: The American Town Farthest From a Major League Team". Flip Flop Fly Ball. Retrieved April 27, 2012. 
  7. ^ Climate Summary for Turner, Montana

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