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Thompson Falls, Montana

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Thompson Falls is a city in Montana in the United States. It is the county seat of Sanders County. As of the 2020 United States Census, there were 1,336 people.[1]

Thompson Falls was named after British explorer, geographer and fur trader David Thompson. He founded a North West Company fur trading post. The town is next to natural waterfalls on the Clark Fork river.[2][3]

Thompson Falls was established in 1910.

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  1. "Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2020 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Thompson Falls city, Montana". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved February 22, 2024.
  2. "Thompson Falls Dam". Archived from the original on 20 June 2013. Retrieved 10 July 2013.
  3. "Profile for Thompson Falls, Montana, MT". ePodunk. Retrieved October 27, 2012.