Yellowstone County, Montana

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Yellowstone County, Montana
Pompey's Pillar, along No. 10, Central Montana (72432).jpg
Location within Montana
Location within Montana
Map of the United States highlighting Montana
Montana's location within the U.S.
Founded1893
Named forYellowstone River
SeatBillings
Largest cityBillings
Area
 • Total2,649 sq mi (6,861 km2)
 • Land2,633 sq mi (6,819 km2)
 • Water16 sq mi (41 km2), 0.6%
Population (est.)
 • (2017)158,980
 • Density60.4/sq mi (23.3/km2)
Congressional districtAt-large
Time zoneMountain: UTC−7/−6
Websitewww.co.yellowstone.mt.gov

Yellowstone County is the most populous county in the U.S. state of Montana. As of the 2010 United States Census, 147,972 people lived there, and a 2017 estimate put the population at 158,980.[1] Its county seat is Billings.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. Bureau, US Census. "American FactFinder - Results". factfinder.census.gov. Retrieved April 2, 2018.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved June 7, 2011.