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Geyser
census-designated place
County Judith Basin County, Montana
Elevation 4,186 ft (1,276 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 505

Geyser is a small census-designated place in Judith Basin County, Montana, United States, approximately 50 miles East of Great Falls along US-87. The town's name originated from the mud springs in the area the town was first founded. Geyser was moved to it's present location with the construction of the Great Northern Rail line between Great Falls and Billings.

Demographics

As of the 2010 census, Geyser's population was 505 people making it 25% larger than the county seat of Stanford and accounting for one quarter of the population of Judith Basin County. The average household size is 2.8 people.

The racial makeup of the town was 96.8% White, 0.2% Native American, and 2.3% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.7% of the population. [1]


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