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Crane, Montana
Country United States
State Montana
County Richland
Area
 • Total 2.531 sq mi (6.56 km2)
 • Land 2.531 sq mi (6.56 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation
1,952 ft (595 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 102
 • Density 40.30/sq mi (15.56/km2)
Time zone UTC-7 (Mountain (MST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-6 (MDT)
ZIP code
59217
Area code(s) 406
GNIS feature ID 770276

Crane is a census-designated place and unincorporated community in Richland County, Montana, United States. Its population was 102 according to the 2010 census. Crane has a post office with the ZIP code 59217. Montana Highway 16 passes through Crane.

The town was named for trapper Jimmy Crain when the post office opened in 1910.

Climate

According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Crane has a semi-arid climate, abbreviated "BSk" on climate maps.

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