Lewis and Clark County, Montana

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Lewis and Clark County, Montana
Sleeping Giant 2010.jpg
The iconic "Sleeping Giant" formation north of Helena
Location within Montana
Location within Montana
Map of the United States highlighting Montana
Montana's location within the U.S.
Founded1865
Named forMeriwether Lewis and William Clark
SeatHelena
Largest cityHelena
Area
 • Total3,498 sq mi (9,060 km2)
 • Land3,459 sq mi (8,959 km2)
 • Water39 sq mi (101 km2), 1.1%
Population (est.)
 • (2017)67,773
 • Density19.6/sq mi (7.6/km2)
Congressional districtAt-large
Time zoneMountain: UTC−7/−6
Websitewww.lccountymt.gov/home.html

Lewis and Clark County is a county found in the U.S. state of Montana. As of the 2010 United States Census, there were 63,395 people.[1] Its county seat is Helena,[2] the state capital.

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". US Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 13, 2011. Retrieved September 15, 2013.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved June 7, 2011.