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Powder River County
Powder River Courthouse in Broadus
Powder River Courthouse in Broadus
Map of Montana highlighting Powder River County
Location within the U.S. state of Montana
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Montana's location within the U.S.
Country  United States
State  Montana
Founded March 17, 1919
Named for Powder River
Seat Broadus
Largest town Broadus
Area
 • Total 3,298 sq mi (8,540 km2)
 • Land 3,297 sq mi (8,540 km2)
 • Water 0.6 sq mi (2 km2)  0.02%%
Population
 • Estimate 
(2017)
1,752
 • Density 0.5/sq mi (0.2/km2)
Time zone UTC−7 (Mountain)
 • Summer (DST) UTC−6 (MDT)
Congressional district At-large

Powder River County is a county found in the U.S. state of Montana. As of the 2010 United States Census, there were 1,743 people. Its county seat is Broadus.

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