Pryor, Montana

Pryor Mountains, Montana
In the Pryor Mountains Wild Horse Territory

Pryor is a Census Designated Place on the Crow Indian Reservation on the western side of Big Horn County. The town is located north of the Pryor Mountains near Chief Plenty Coups State Park. The area was named in honor of Nathaniel Hale Pryor, one of the members of the Lewis & Clark Expedition of 1804-1806.

Fast Facts about Pryor, Montana
Pryor, Big Horn County, MT 59066
Elevation: 4,062'
Latitude: 45.4156°N
Longitude: 108.5415°W
Resident Racial Breakdown:
White Non-Hispanic: 9.5%
Hispanic: 10.8%
Native American: 76.0%
Two or More Races: 3.7%
High School or Higher: 73.2%
Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 17.3%
Graduate or Professional Degree: 5.7%
2009 Estimates:
Population: 632
Males: 326
Females: 306
Median Resident Age: 26.0 Years
Estimated Median Household Income: $30,000
Estimated Median Home Value: $108,800
Population Density: 16 People per Square Mile
2011 Cost of Living Index for Pryor: 85.0
Major Industries:
Educational Services, Government, Construction, Agriculture, Health Care, Transportation Services, Social Services, Waste Management Services, Retail Services
Unemployed (March 2011): 13.3%
Photo of wild horses courtesy of the Bureau of Land Management.
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