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Welcome to Wibaux ...

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

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

The pronunciation of Wibaux: WEE-boh<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Wibaux has a population of 592 people<4> (see below for details).

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

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

Wibaux is located in the (406) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Wibaux had an population of 592 people. This is an increase of 0.51% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.41% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Wibaux had a population of 589 people (which is 57.92% of the total population of Wibaux County). This makes Wibaux the county's most populous community.

The population of Wibaux represents 0.06% of the total population of Montana (which has 989,415 people), making it the state's 80th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 589 people, the population of Wibaux increased 3.88% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 567 people).

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

Communities near Wibaux ...

We have created a list of 8 communities that are near Wibaux.

  • Beach [Golden Valley County]
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    • Beach [Golden Valley County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Wibaux
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,043 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beach
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beach<7>
  • Golva [Golden Valley County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Golva
    • Golva [Golden Valley County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Wibaux
    • Estimated population in 2019: 68 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Golva have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Golva
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Golva<7>
  • Sentinel Butte [Golden Valley County]
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    • Sentinel Butte [Golden Valley County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the east of Wibaux
    • Estimated population in 2019: 63 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sentinel Butte have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sentinel Butte
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sentinel Butte<7>
  • Glendive [Dawson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glendive
    • Glendive [Dawson County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<6> to the west of Wibaux
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,910 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glendive
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glendive<7>
  • Continue List   (4 more) ...
    • West Glendive [Dawson County]
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      • West Glendive [Dawson County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<6> to the west of Wibaux
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Glendive have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Glendive
    • Medora [Billings County]
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      • Medora [Billings County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<6> to the east of Wibaux
      • Estimated population in 2019: 129 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Medora have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Medora
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Medora<7>
    • Savage [Richland County]
    • Crane [Richland 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 Wibaux. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Wibaux.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wibaux ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Wibaux County

About Montana

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Wibaux. 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 Wibaux, 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 Wibaux. 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 Wibaux.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wibaux - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>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- Wibaux) 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 Wibaux. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Wibaux

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wibaux. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.9866, Longitude: -104.1900       In this case, the coordinates for Wibaux 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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