Granite County

Granite County, Montana

220 N Sansome St PO Box 925
Philipsburg, MT 59858
Phone: (406) 859-3771
Fax: (406) 859-3817
www.co.granite.mt.us

In west-central MT, northwest of Butte; organized Mar 2, 1893 from Deer Lodge County. Name Origin: For the Granite Mountain Silver Mine, itself named for the granite rock within the mine

Area (sq mi):: 1733.11 (land 1727.44; water 5.67) Population per square mile: 1.70
Population 2005: 2,965 State rank: 41 Population change: 2000-20005 4.80%; 1990-2000 11.10% Population 2000: 2,830 (White 95.30%; Black or African American 0.00%; Hispanic or Latino 1.30%; Asian 0.10%; Other 3.60%). Foreign born: 1.00%. Median age: 42.80
Income 2000: per capita $16,636; median household $27,813; Population below poverty level: 16.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,317-$22,194
Unemployment (2004): 5.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): -2.50% Median travel time to work: 26.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 26.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The couple tied the knot in the small, scenic town of Philipsburg, Granite County Clerk of Court Carol Bohrnsen said Tuesday.
Bohrnsen said the couple went to the Granite County Courthouse themselves to get a license.
Eight years ago, Granite County School District in Salt Lake City received three M16 rifles through the program.
ON A crisp winter morning, in the heart of the Wild West, the ominous sound of gunshots echoes around a vast valley in Montana's Granite County.
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The exception, from the Western/Southern region, is Granite County with an average age of 51.
The efficacy of We Can is proven-with the greatest successes to date achieved in Granite County, Utah, where special education referrals have been significantly reduced, particularly for children in low socio-economic demographic segments.
Aultra) (OTCBB:AGDI) plans a ten-hole drill program at its advanced stage Basin Gulch gold property in Granite County, Montana.
The names of the subsidiaries will be TGP LLC, for the Treasure Gulch Property, Sun Gold Mining, LLC for the Sun Gold Mining project, and Granite County Placer LLC for the Gold Creek Project.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- General Minerals Corporation ("GMC") (TSX:GNM) is pleased to announce the acquisition of the Bluebird copper-silver property in Granite County, Montana.
The most populous was Gallatin County (48,500) while the least populated was Granite County (2,600).