Powell County Information

Powell County Information

POWELL COUNTY AND CITY OF DEER LODGE COMMUNITY PROFILE

No Sales Tax
Time Zone: Mountain
Area Code: 406
Square miles: 2326 Population: 7027 Population per square mile: 3.02
Major ancestry groups: German – 27%, Irish – 21%, English – 15%, Norwegian – 9%, American Indian Tribes – 4%, Swedish – 4%, Scottish – 3%, French – 3%, Italian – 3%, Scotch-Irish – 2%
County Seat of Powell County: City of Deer Lodge
Population: 3,111 Elevation: 4,567ft
Per Cap. Income ———————-$36,607.00
Mil Value – County ——————13,354.94
Mil Value – City ———————–2,764.09
Type of Government: County – Partisan City – Non-Partisan

Source: Montana Labor Market Information

EMPLOYMENT (Nov 2012)

Powell County Labor Force: 3,009
Employed: 2,873 Unemployed: 136Rate: 4.5%

Dept. of Labor & Industry (Job Service): Anaconda Office, 307 E. Park, Anaconda, MT 59711 – 406-563-3444

Largest Employers:

  • Montana Correctional Enterprises, 350 Conley Lake Rd – 406-846-1320 x2270
  • Montana State Prison, 600 Conley Lake Rd – 406-846-1320
  • Sun Mountain Lumber, P.O. Box 389 – 406-846-1600
  • Sun Mountain Logging, P.O. Box 287 – 406-846-3799
  • Rock Creek Cattle Company
  • Deer Lodge Medical Center, 1100 Hollenback Rd – 406-846-2212

Government:

  • Montana Highway Department
  • National Park Service – 406-846-2070

County:

Hospital / Medical Center – 406-846-2212 / 406-846-1722
Law Enforcement (County), 313 4th Street – 406-846-2711
Powell County Courthouse – 406-846-9786
Roads Dept. 410 Fairgrounds Rd. – 406-846-2153

Deer Lodge City:

City Hall, 300 Main St. – 406-846-2238
Law Enforcement (City), 300 Main Street – 406-846-9585
Post Office, 510 Main Street – 406-846-1882
William K. Kohrs Library, 501 Missouri – 406-846-2622

LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Powell County:

Courthouse, 409 Missouri Ave. – 406-846-9786

Appraiser, Assessor, Clerk & Recorder, Clerk of Court, Council on Aging, County Attorney, County Commissioners, County Nurse, County Shops, District Judge, Extension Agent, Human Services/Welfare (State), Justice of the Peace, Juvenile Probation, Maintenance, Planner, Sanitarian, Social Services, Superintendent of Schools, Treasurer, Victim Services, Weed Control.

City of Deer Lodge:

City Hall, 300 Main Street – 406-846-2238

Water & Sewer, Streets, Garbage Collection, Parks & Recreation
Animal Control: 406-846-2711
Building Inspector: 406-846-3925
City Clerk: 406-846-3649
Mayor: 406-846-1226
Shops: 406-846-1394
Water Department: 406-846-2238
Police Dept. – 406-846-9585 (Dispatch – 406-846-2711)

STATE GOVERNMENT

Department of Transportation: 406-846-1204
Dept. of Labor & Industry (Job Service): Anaconda Office, 307 E. Park, Anaconda, MT 59711 – 406-563-3444

EMERGENCY SERVICES – CALL 911

Montana Highway Patrol

Emergency Reporting: 1 800 525-5555

Powell County Sheriff, 313 4th Street
Emergency Calls: 911

Dispatcher: 406-846-2711
Other Calls: 406-846-1650
City Police, 300 Main Street – 406-846-9585

Non-emergency

Powell County Ambulance (Deer Lodge), 1120 Maryland Ave – 406-846-9625
Powell County Fire Department, Deer Lodge – 406-846-2711
Racetrack Valley Fire District, 871 S. Frontage Rd – 406-846-2852
Galen Fire Dept. – 406-681-3199
Helmville Fire Dept. – 406-793-5500 or 406-793-5746 or 406-793-5659
Volunteer Dept. – 406-793-5507
Ovando Fire Dept. – 406-793-5520

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