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Pinesdale, Montana

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Welcome to Pinesdale ...

The town of Pinesdale is located in Ravalli County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Pinesdale has a population of 1,019 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Pinesdale is 3,950 feet [1,204 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Pinesdale is ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

Note: If you leave Pinesdale and travel west, you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT).

Pinesdale lies within the (406) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Pinesdale had an population of 1,019 people. This is an increase of 11.12% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 37.33% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Pinesdale had a population of 917 people. This makes Pinesdale the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Pinesdale represents 0.09% of the population of Montana (which has 989,415 people), making it the state's 59th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 917 people, the population of Pinesdale increased 23.58% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 742 people).

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

Communities near Pinesdale ...

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

  • Hamilton [Ravalli County]
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    • Hamilton [Ravalli County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Pinesdale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,056 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hamilton<6>
  • Stevensville [Ravalli County]
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    • Stevensville [Ravalli County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Pinesdale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,138 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stevensville<6>
  • Corvallis [Ravalli County]
  • Victor [Ravalli County]
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    • Leisure Village [Ravalli County]
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      • Leisure Village [Ravalli County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Pinesdale
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leisure Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Grantsdale [Ravalli County]
    • Bing [Ravalli County]
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      • Bing [Ravalli County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Pinesdale
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    • Cinnabar Court [Ravalli County]
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      • Cinnabar Court [Ravalli County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Pinesdale
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    • Gorus [Ravalli County]
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      • Gorus [Ravalli County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Pinesdale
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    • Darby [Ravalli County]
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      • Darby [Ravalli County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<5> to the south of Pinesdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 825 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Darby
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Darby<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pinesdale ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Montana

About Ravalli County

About Montana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Ravalli County:

The official website for State of Montana:

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Montana's counties, including Ravalli, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Pinesdale.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pinesdale - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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- Pinesdale) 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 Pinesdale. 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 PinesdaleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pinesdale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.3340, Longitude: -114.2229       In this case, the coordinates for Pinesdale have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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