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Welcome to Higgins ...

Higgins is located in Meagher County<1>.

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

Higgins is 5,380 feet [1,640 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Higgins is 1 mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

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

The telephone area code for Higgins: (406)

Communities Also Named Higgins ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Higgins - they are located in Arkansas, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, Mississippi, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Texas (2) and Virginia.

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

Communities near Higgins ...

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

  • White Sulphur Springs [Meagher County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Sulphur Springs
    • White Sulphur Springs [Meagher County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Higgins
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 915 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Sulphur Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Sulphur Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Sulphur Springs<5>
  • Loweth [Meagher County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Loweth
    • Loweth [Meagher County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Higgins
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loweth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loweth
  • Castle Town [Meagher County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Castle Town
    • Castle Town [Meagher County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Higgins
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Castle Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Castle Town
  • Francis [Gallatin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Francis
    • Francis [Gallatin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Higgins
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Francis
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wilsall [Park County]
    • Langford City [Meagher County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Langford City
      • Langford City [Meagher County] was located 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Higgins
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Langford City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Martinsdale [Meagher County]
    • Sedan [Gallatin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sedan
      • Sedan [Gallatin County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<4> to the south of Higgins
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sedan
    • Clyde Park [Park County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clyde Park
      • Clyde Park [Park County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<4> to the south of Higgins
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 313 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clyde Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clyde Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clyde Park<5>
    • Twodot [Wheatland 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 Higgins. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Higgins.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Higgins ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Montana

About Meagher County

About Montana

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Higgins. 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 Meagher, 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 Higgins - 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- Higgins) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Higgins. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.2908, Longitude: -110.7419       In this case, the coordinates for Higgins 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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