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Welcome to Hingham ...

The town of Hingham is located in Hill County<1>.

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

The pronunciation of Hingham: HING-um<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Hingham has a population of 119 people<4> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Hingham.

Hingham is 3,020 feet [920 m] above sea level.<5> In other words, the altitude of Hingham is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

The telephone area code for Hingham: (406)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hingham had an population of 119 people. This is an increase of 0.85% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 24.2% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hingham had a population of 118 people. This makes Hingham the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Hingham represents 0.01% of the population of Montana (which has 989,415 people), making it the state's 120th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 118 people, the population of Hingham decreased 24.84% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 157 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Hingham.

Communities Also Named Hingham ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Hingham - they are located in Massachusetts and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Hingham ...

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

  • Gildford [Hill County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gildford
    • Gildford [Hill County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the east of Hingham
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gildford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gildford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gildford<7>
  • Rudyard [Hill County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rudyard
    • Rudyard [Hill County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the west of Hingham
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rudyard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rudyard
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rudyard<7>
  • Inverness [Hill County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Inverness
    • Inverness [Hill County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the west of Hingham
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Inverness have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Inverness
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Inverness<7>
  • Kremlin [Hill County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kremlin
    • Kremlin [Hill County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the east of Hingham
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kremlin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kremlin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kremlin<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Joplin [Liberty County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Joplin
      • Joplin [Liberty County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the west of Hingham
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Joplin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Joplin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Joplin<7>
    • Box Elder [Chouteau County]
    • Chester [Liberty County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chester
      • Chester [Liberty County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<6> to the west of Hingham
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 870 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chester
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chester<7>
    • Beaver Creek [Hill County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beaver Creek
      • Beaver Creek [Hill County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<6> to the east of Hingham
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beaver Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaver Creek
    • Big Sandy [Chouteau County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Big Sandy
      • Big Sandy [Chouteau County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Hingham
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 566 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Big Sandy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Big Sandy<7>
    • Herron [Hill County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Herron
      • Herron [Hill County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<6> to the east of Hingham
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Herron have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Herron

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hingham. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Hingham.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hingham ...

Looking for more information about Hingham? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Hingham, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Hingham.

Adding Hingham to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Hingham 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 Hingham was on a map titled Map of Montana (from Hixson Map&$160;Co, 1950).

We also found Hingham on a map titled Shell Oil Map of Montana (1951).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Montana

About Hill County

About Montana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Hill County: www.co.hill.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 Hill, 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 pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Hingham. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Hingham.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hingham - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hingham) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Hingham. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HinghamOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hingham. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.5555, Longitude: -110.4213       In this case, the coordinates for Hingham have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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