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Welcome to Gage ...

Gage is located in Musselshell County<1>.

The location of Gage has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Gage is 3,130 feet [954 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Gage is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Gage is located in the (406) area code.

Communities Also Named Gage ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 15 communities that are also named Gage - they are located in Alabama, Alberta, California, Kentucky, Missouri, New Mexico (2), New York, North Carolina (2), Ohio, Oklahoma (2), Texas and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Gage ...

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

  • Roundup
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roundup
    • Roundup lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the west of Gage.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,864 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roundup have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roundup
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roundup<5>
  • Camp Three
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Camp Three
    • Camp Three lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Gage.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Camp Three have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Camp Three
  • Klein
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Klein
    • Klein lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Gage.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Klein have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Klein
  • Musselshell
  • Melstone
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Melstone
    • Melstone lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<4> to the east of Gage.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 111 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Melstone have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Melstone
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Melstone<5>
  • Lavina
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lavina
    • Lavina lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Gage.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 168 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lavina have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lavina
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lavina<5>
  • Broadview
  • Shepherd
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shepherd
    • Shepherd lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<4> to the south of Gage.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shepherd have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shepherd
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shepherd<5>
  • Winnett
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winnett
    • Winnett lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<4> to the north of Gage.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 190 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winnett have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winnett
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winnett<5>
  • Worden

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gage ...

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

Adding Gage to Our Gazetteer ...

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

The earliest source that we've referenced which mentioned Gage was on a map titled Map of Montana (from Hixson Map&$160;Co, 1950).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Gage.

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

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 Musselshell, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Gage - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Gage) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gage. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.4766, Longitude: -108.3932       In this case, the coordinates for Gage have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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