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Time Zone: Glacier County lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Cut Bank is the Seat for Glacier County.

Glacier County was founded in 1919 and was created by taking area from TetonCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Glacier had a population of 13,550 people. This is an increase of 2.29% since the last Census (which gave a population of 13,247 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Glacier represented 1.47% of the total population of Montana, making it the state's 13th most populous county (out of 56 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201013,399+1.15%-1.11% since 2009
200913,550+2.29%+1.41% since 2008
200013,247The Last Census

More information can be found on the Glacier County Census Page for Glacier County.


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<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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