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Montana Counties

There are fifty-six counties in Montana. Montana has two consolidated city-counties- Anaconda with Deer Lodge County and Butte with Silver Bow County. The portion of Yellowstone National Park that lies within Montana was not part of any county until 1997, when part of it was nominally added to Gallatin County, and the rest of it to Park County.

Teton County, Montana

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Teton County is a county located in the state of Montana. Based on the 2010 census, the population was 6,073. Its county seat is Choteau. The county was founded in 1893.

Etymology - Origin of Teton County Name

The Teton Range which is in turn named for the French word for beast, teton.


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Teton County History

Teton County was created 7 February 1893 from Chouteau County. County seat: Choteau

Geography: Land and Water

As reported by the Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,293 square miles (5,938 km2), of which, 2,273 square miles (5,886 km2) of it is land and 20 square miles (52 km2) of it (0.87%) is water.

Neighboring Counties

Bordering counties are as follows:

  • Pondera County, Montana - north
  • Chouteau County, Montana - east
  • Cascade County, Montana - south
  • Lewis and Clark County, Montana - south
  • Flathead County, Montana - west


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