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Welcome to Lindsay ...

Lindsay is located in Dawson County<1>.

The pronunciation of Lindsay: LIN-say<2>

Lindsay is 2,680 feet [817 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Lindsay is ½ mile above sea level.

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

Note: If you leave Lindsay and travel east, you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

The area code for Lindsay: (406)

The ZIP code for Lindsay: 59339<4>

Communities Also Named Lindsay ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Lindsay - they are located in California, Louisiana, Minnesota, Nebraska, New Brunswick, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Ontario, South Carolina, Texas (2) and Virginia.

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

Communities near Lindsay ...

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

  • Bloomfield [Dawson County]
  • West Glendive [Dawson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Glendive
    • West Glendive [Dawson County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<5> to the east of Lindsay
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Glendive have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Glendive
  • Glendive [Dawson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glendive
    • Glendive [Dawson County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<5> to the east of Lindsay
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,878 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glendive
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glendive<6>
  • Redwater [McCone County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Redwater
    • Redwater [McCone County] was located 23 miles [37 km]<5> to the northwest of Lindsay
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Circle [McCone County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Circle
      • Circle [McCone County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Lindsay
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 598 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Circle have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Circle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Circle<6>
    • Fallon [Prairie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fallon
      • Fallon [Prairie County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<5> to the south of Lindsay
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fallon have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fallon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fallon<6>
    • Brockway [McCone County]
    • Richey [Dawson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richey
      • Richey [Dawson County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<5> to the north of Lindsay
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 169 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richey
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richey<6>
    • Terry [Prairie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Terry
      • Terry [Prairie County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<5> to the south of Lindsay
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 550 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Terry have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Terry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Terry<6>
    • Mildred [Prairie 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 Lindsay. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lindsay.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lindsay ...

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

Adding Lindsay to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Montana

About Dawson County

About Montana

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lindsay. 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 Dawson, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Lindsay. 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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lindsay - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Lindsay). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Lindsay or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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- Lindsay) 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 Lindsay. 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 LindsayOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lindsay. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.2224, Longitude: -105.1528    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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