Cascade County, Montana

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Cascade County, Montana
Cascade Co Courthouse outside 3.JPG
Cascade County Courthouse
Location within Montana
Location within Montana
Map of the United States highlighting Montana
Montana's location within the U.S.
Founded1887
Named forGreat Falls of the Missouri River
SeatGreat Falls
Largest cityGreat Falls
Area
 • Total2,711 sq mi (7,021 km2)
 • Land2,698 sq mi (6,988 km2)
 • Water13 sq mi (34 km2), 0.5%
Population (est.)
 • (2017)81,654
 • Density30/sq mi (10/km2)
Congressional districtAt-large
Time zoneMountain: UTC−7/−6
Websitewww.cascadecountymt.gov
Aerial view of Cascade County and Sun River

Cascade County (cascade means waterfall in French) is a county found in the U.S. state of Montana. As of the 2010 United States Census, there were 81,327 people,[1] making it the fifth-most populous county in Montana. Its county seat is Great Falls.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". US Census Bureau. Retrieved September 14, 2013.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on May 31, 2011. Retrieved June 7, 2011.