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Welcome to Sedan ...

Sedan is located in Gallatin County<1>.

While we don't have a date for the founding of Sedan, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was in a book dated 1895.

Sedan is 5,540 feet [1,689 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Sedan is about 1 mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

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

Sedan is located in the (406) area code.

Communities Also Named Sedan ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 15 communities that are also named Sedan - they are located in Alabama, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska (2), New Mexico, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Texas and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Sedan ...

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

  • Clyde Park
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the southeast)
  • Wilsall
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the east)
  • Bridger
    (10 miles [16.1 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bridger
    • Bridger is located in Gallatin County
  • Wisner Crossing
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wisner Crossing
    • Wisner Crossing is located in Gallatin County
  • Francis
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Francis
    • Francis is located in Gallatin County
  • Hillman
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hillman
    • Hillman is located in Gallatin County
  • Belgrade
    (20 miles [32.2 km] to the southwest)
  • Catron
    (20 miles [32.2 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Catron
    • Catron is located in Gallatin County
  • Bozeman
    (21 miles [33.8 km] to the southwest)
  • Chestnut
    (21 miles [33.8 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chestnut
    • Chestnut is located in Gallatin 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 Sedan. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Sedan.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sedan ...

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

Adding Sedan to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Sedan in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Sedan was in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Sedan.

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Montana's counties, including Gallatin, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sedan - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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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