Prairie County, Montana

Terry Badlands, Prairie County, Montana
The Terry Badlands
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Prairie County is in central eastern Montana. Prairie County contains 1,737 square miles of land and 6 square miles of water. The county seat is Terry.

Fast Facts about Prairie County, Montana
Resident Racial Breakdown:
White Non-Hispanic: 98.6%
Hispanic: 0.8%
Native American: 0.6%
Types of Jobs:
Private Sector, wages or salary: 52%
Government Sector: 23%
Unincorporated, Self-Employed: 24%
Homemaker, Unpaid: 1%
Population Density: 0.60 People per Square Mile
2011 Cost of Living Index for Prairie County: 79.6
2009 Estimates:
Population: 1,108
Males: 572
Females: 536
Median Resident Age: 48.9 Years
Estimated Median Household Income: $32,600
Estimated Median Home Value: $75,900
Major Industries:
Agriculture & Forestry, Health Care, Educational Services, Lodging & Food Services, Construction, Government, Finance & Insurance Services, Repair & Maintenance, Utilities, Professional Services, Retail Services
Photo of the Terry Badlands courtesy of the Bureau of Land Management
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