Zortman, Montana facts for kids
The cutest little town on earth
In the heart of the Little Rocky Mountains
|• Total||3.953 sq mi (10.24 km2)|
|• Land||3.953 sq mi (10.24 km2)|
|• Water||0 sq mi (0 km2)|
|Elevation||4,032 ft (1,229 m)|
|• Density||17.46/sq mi (6.74/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-7 (Mountain (MST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-6 (MDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||778765|
Zortman is a census-designated place and unincorporated community in Phillips County, Montana, United States. Its population was 69 as of the 2010 census. Zortman has a post office with ZIP code 59546.
The community includes the Zortman Motel and the Buckhorn Store and Cabins. The Buckhorn Store is the only store in the community. Zortman is a popular place for hunters to have dinner and stay while on their trip. Zortman was home to the Pegasus mine, but it was shut down. The town's population decreased after the shutdown of the mine.
According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Zortman has a semi-arid climate, abbreviated "BSk" on climate maps.
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