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Welcome to Sixteen ...

Sixteen is located in Meagher County<1>.

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

Sixteen is 4,990 feet [1,521 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Sixteen is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

Sixteen is located in the (406) area code.

Communities Also Named Sixteen ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Sixteen - it's located in Iowa.

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

Communities near Sixteen ...

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

  • Francis [Gallatin County]
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    • Francis [Gallatin County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Sixteen
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  • Ringling [Meagher County]
  • Loweth [Meagher County]
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    • Loweth [Meagher County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Sixteen
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loweth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loweth
  • Sedan [Gallatin County]
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    • Sedan [Gallatin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Sixteen
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Toston [Broadwater County]
    • Castle Town [Meagher County]
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      • Castle Town [Meagher County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Sixteen
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Castle Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Castle Town
    • Wilsall [Park County]
    • Langford City [Meagher County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Langford City
      • Langford City [Meagher County] was located 23 miles [37 km]<4> to the north of Sixteen
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Langford City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • White Sulphur Springs [Meagher County]
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      • White Sulphur Springs [Meagher County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<4> to the north of Sixteen
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 915 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Sulphur Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Sulphur Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Sulphur Springs<5>
    • Hillman [Gallatin County]
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      • Hillman [Gallatin County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Sixteen
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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 Sixteen. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Sixteen.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sixteen ...

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

Adding Sixteen to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Sixteen 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 Sixteen was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Sixteen on a map titled Hixson Map of Montana (1950).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Montana

About Meagher County

About Montana

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Sixteen. 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 Meagher, 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Sixteen - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Sixteen) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sixteen. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.2152, Longitude: -110.9977       In this case, the coordinates for Sixteen have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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