Custer County, Montana

Custer County Courthouse in Miles City, Montana
Custer County Courthouse in Miles City
Cities & Towns:
Miles City

Custer County is in southeastern Montana. Named in honor of George Armstrong Custer, Custer County contains 3,783 square miles of land and 10 square miles of water. The county seat is Miles City.

Fast Facts about Custer County, Montana
Resident Racial Breakdown:
White Non-Hispanic: 94.8%
Hispanic: 2.1%
Native American: 1.7%
Two or More Races: 1.1%
Types of Jobs:
Private Sector, wages or salary: 64%
Government Sector: 24%
Unincorporated, Self-Employed: 11%
Homemaker, Unpaid: 1%
Population Density: 3 People per Square Mile
2011 Cost of Living Index for Custer County: 83.2
2009 Estimates:
Population: 11,189
Males: 5,472
Females: 5,717
Median Resident Age: 39.3 Years
Estimated Median Household Income: $38,400
Estimated Median Home Value: $82,200
Major Industries:
Health Care, Agriculture, Government, Educational Services, Construction, Lodging & Food Services, Social Services, Repair & Maintenance, Finance & Insurance Services, Retail Services, Automotive Parts & Dealers
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