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Welcome to Chestnut ...

Chestnut is located in Gallatin County<1>.

Chestnut is 5,280 feet [1,609 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Chestnut is 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

The area code for Chestnut: (406)

Communities Also Named Chestnut ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Chestnut - they are located in Alabama, California (2), Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, New Jersey, North Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Chestnut ...

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

  • Bozeman [Gallatin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bozeman
    • Bozeman [Gallatin County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the west of Chestnut
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 50,970 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bozeman have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bozeman
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bozeman<5>
  • Belgrade [Gallatin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belgrade
    • Belgrade [Gallatin County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Chestnut
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,390 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belgrade have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belgrade
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belgrade<5>
  • Livingston [Park County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Livingston
    • Livingston [Park County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the east of Chestnut
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,898 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Livingston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Livingston<5>
  • Catron [Gallatin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Catron
    • Catron [Gallatin County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Chestnut
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Catron
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bridger [Gallatin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bridger
      • Bridger [Gallatin County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Chestnut
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridger
    • Wisner Crossing [Gallatin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wisner Crossing
      • Wisner Crossing [Gallatin County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Chestnut
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wisner Crossing
    • Four Corners [Gallatin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Four Corners
      • Four Corners [Gallatin County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the west of Chestnut
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Four Corners
    • Gallatin Gateway [Gallatin County]
    • Pine Creek [Park County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pine Creek
      • Pine Creek [Park County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of Chestnut
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine Creek
    • Emigrant [Park County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Chestnut ...

Looking for more information about Chestnut? 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 Chestnut, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Chestnut.

Adding Chestnut to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Chestnut in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Chestnut was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Chestnut on our Genealogy Page.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Gallatin County: www.co.gallatin.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 Gallatin, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Chestnut - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Chestnut) 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 Chestnut. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ChestnutOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chestnut. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.6479, Longitude: -110.8869    
<4>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.
<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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