Powder River County, Montana

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Powder River County
Powder River Courthouse in Broadus
Powder River Courthouse in Broadus
Map of Montana highlighting Powder River County
Location within the U.S. state of Montana
Map of the United States highlighting Montana
Montana's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 45°23′N 105°38′W / 45.38°N 105.64°W / 45.38; -105.64
Country United States
State Montana
FoundedMarch 17, 1919[1]
Named forPowder River
SeatBroadus
Largest townBroadus
Area
 • Total3,298 sq mi (8,540 km2)
 • Land3,297 sq mi (8,540 km2)
 • Water0.6 sq mi (2 km2)  0.02%%
Population
 • Estimate 
(2017)
1,752
 • Density0.5/sq mi (0.2/km2)
Time zoneUTC−7 (Mountain)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−6 (MDT)
Congressional districtAt-large
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.