Dawson County, Montana

Cities & Towns:
West Glendive

Dawson County is in central eastern Montana. Formed in 1870, Dawson County contains 2,373 square miles of land and 10 square miles of water. The county seat is Glendive.

Fast Facts about Dawson County, Montana
Resident Racial Breakdown:
White Non-Hispanic: 93.2%
Hispanic: 1.8%
Native American: 3.0%
Two or More Races: 1.2%
African-American: 0.6%
Types of Jobs:
Private Sector, wages or salary: 67%
Government Sector: 20%
Unincorporated, Self-Employed: 12%
Homemaker, Unpaid: 1%
Population Density: 4 People per Square Mile
2011 Cost of Living Index for Dawson County: 81.9
2009 Estimates:
Population: 8,558
Males: 4,245
Females: 4,313
Median Resident Age: 41.0 Years
Estimated Median Household Income: $40,200
Estimated Median Home Value: $97,700
Major Industries:
Health Care, Agriculture, Educational Services, Rail Transportation, Lodging & Food Services, Construction, Government, Repair & Maintenance, Mining, Social Services, Retail Services
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