Sanders County, Montana

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Sanders County, Montana
SANDERS COUNTY JAIL, THOMPSON FALLS, SANDERS COUNTY, MONTANA.jpg
Sanders County Jail in Thompson Falls, Montana
Location within Montana
Location within Montana
Map of the United States highlighting Montana
Montana's location within the U.S.
Founded1905
SeatThompson Falls
Largest cityThompson Falls
Area
 • Total2,790 sq mi (7,226 km2)
 • Land2,761 sq mi (7,151 km2)
 • Water29 sq mi (75 km2), 1.1%
Population (est.)
 • (2017)11,711
 • Density4.2/sq mi (1.6/km2)
Congressional districtAt-large
Time zoneMountain: UTC−7/−6
Websitewww.co.sanders.mt.us

Sanders County is a county found in the U.S. state of Montana. As of the 2010 United States Census, there were 11,413 people.[1] Its county seat is Thompson Falls.[2] It was created in 1905.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". US Census Bureau. Retrieved September 16, 2013.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved June 7, 2011.
  3. Montana Place Names from Alzada to Zortman. Helena MT: Montana Historical Society Press. 2009. p. 236.