Powder River County, Montana

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Powder River County, Montana
Broadus MT Powder River County Courthouse.jpg
Powder River Courthouse in Broadus
Location within Montana
Location within Montana
Map of the United States highlighting Montana
Montana's location within the U.S.
FoundedMarch 17, 1919[1]
Named forPowder River
SeatBroadus
Largest townBroadus
Area
 • Total3,298 sq mi (8,542 km2)
 • Land3,297 sq mi (8,539 km2)
 • Water0.6 sq mi (2 km2), 0.02%
Population (est.)
 • (2017)1,752
 • Density0.5/sq mi (0.2/km2)
Congressional districtAt-large
Time zoneMountain: UTC−7/−6
Websitewww.prco.mt.gov

Powder River County is a county found in the U.S. state of Montana. As of the 2010 United States Census, there were 1,743 people.[2] Its county seat is Broadus.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Powder River County, Montana". www.prco.mt.gov. Retrieved 3 April 2018.
  2. "State & County QuickFacts". US Census Bureau. Retrieved September 16, 2013.
  3. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved June 7, 2011.