Valley County, Montana

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Valley County
Valley County Courthouse in Glasgow
Valley County Courthouse in Glasgow
Map of Montana highlighting Valley County
Location within the U.S. state of Montana
Map of the United States highlighting Montana
Montana's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 48°22′N 106°40′W / 48.36°N 106.66°W / 48.36; -106.66
Country United States
State Montana
Largest cityGlasgow
 • Total5,062 sq mi (13,110 km2)
 • Land4,926 sq mi (12,760 km2)
 • Water136 sq mi (350 km2)  2.7%
 • Total7,578
 • Density1.5/sq mi (0.58/km2)
Time zoneUTC−7 (Mountain)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−6 (MDT)
Congressional district2nd
  • Montana county number 20

Valley County is a county found in the U.S. state of Montana. As of the 2020 United States Census, there were 7,578 people.[1] Its county seat is Glasgow.[2] It is on the CanadaUnited States border with Saskatchewan. The county was created in 1893 from part of Dawson County.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "QuickFacts: Valley County, Montana". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved January 5, 2024.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved June 7, 2011.
  3. Stout, Tom (1921). Montana, its story and biography; a history of aboriginal and territorial Montana and three decades of statehood, under the editorial supervision of Tom Stout. Chicago IL: American Historical Society. Retrieved December 7, 2013.