Sheridan County, Montana
Sheridan County Courthouse in Plentywood
Location within the U.S. state of Montana
Montana's location within the U.S.
|Founded||March 11, 1913|
|Named for||Philip Sheridan|
|• Total||1,706 sq mi (4,420 km2)|
|• Land||1,677 sq mi (4,340 km2)|
|• Water||29 sq mi (80 km2) 1.7%%|
| • Estimate |
|• Density||2.0/sq mi (0.8/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC−7 (Mountain)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC−6 (MDT)|
Sheridan County is a county found in the U.S. state of Montana. As of the 2010 United States Census, there were 3,384 people. Its county seat is Plentywood. Its northern boundary is the Canada–United States border south of Saskatchewan.
History[change | change source]
Geography[change | change source]
According to the United States Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,706 square miles (4,420 km2), of which 1,677 square miles (4,340 km2) is land and 29 square miles (75 km2) (1.7%) is water.
Bordering counties and rural municipalities[change | change source]
Communities[change | change source]
City[change | change source]
- Plentywood (county seat)
Towns[change | change source]
Census-designated places[change | change source]
Unincorporated communities[change | change source]
- Rock Crossing
Ghost towns[change | change source]
References[change | change source]
- "State & County QuickFacts". US Census Bureau. Retrieved September 16, 2013.
- "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved June 7, 2011.
- "Montana Place Names Companion". Montana Place Names From Alzada to Zortman. Montana Historical Society Research Center. Retrieved 9 May 2011.
- "2010 Census Gazetteer Files". US Census Bureau. August 22, 2012. Archived from the original on December 5, 2014. Retrieved November 30, 2014.
Other websites[change | change source]
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