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Welcome to Hysham ...

The town of Hysham is located in Treasure County<1> and is the County Seat for Treasure County.

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

The pronunciation of Hysham: HY-shum<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Hysham has a population of 308 people<4> (see below for details).

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

Hysham is 2,660 feet [811 m] above sea level.<5> In other words, the altitude of Hysham is ½ mile above sea level.

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

The telephone area code for Hysham: (406)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hysham had an population of 308 people. This is a decrease of 1.28% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.67% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hysham had a population of 312 people (which is 43.45% of the total population of Treasure County). This makes Hysham the county's most populous community.

The population of Hysham represents 0.03% of the population of Montana (which has 989,415 people), making it the state's 93rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 312 people, the population of Hysham decreased 5.45% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 330 people).

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

Communities near Hysham ...

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

  • Myers [Treasure County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Myers
    • Myers [Treasure County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the southwest of Hysham
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Myers have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Myers
  • Sanders [Treasure County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sanders
    • Sanders [Treasure County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the east of Hysham
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sanders
  • Bighorn [Treasure County]
  • Custer [Yellowstone County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Custer
    • Custer [Yellowstone County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of Hysham
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Custer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Custer
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Custer<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ingomar [Rosebud County]
    • Forsyth [Rosebud County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forsyth
      • Forsyth [Rosebud County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<6> to the east of Hysham
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,752 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forsyth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forsyth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forsyth<7>
    • Sumatra [Rosebud County]
    • Melstone [Musselshell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Melstone
      • Melstone [Musselshell County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Hysham
      • 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<7>
    • Rosebud [Rosebud County]
    • Colstrip [Rosebud County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Colstrip
      • Colstrip [Rosebud County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<6> to the southeast of Hysham
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,217 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Colstrip
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Colstrip<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hysham ...

Looking for more information about Hysham? 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 Hysham, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Hysham.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Montana

About Treasure County

About Montana

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hysham. 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 Treasure, 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 Hysham. 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 Hysham.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hysham - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Hysham) 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 Hysham. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HyshamOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hysham. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.2910, Longitude: -107.2306       In this case, the coordinates for Hysham 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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