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.
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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.