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Statistics & Facts

The Montana state capital is Helena.
The population of Glendive is approximately 4,729 (2000), 4935 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 2,391 (1990), 2060 (2010).
The amount of land area in Glendive is 8.53 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Glendive is 3.3 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.081 sq kilometers.
The distance from Glendive to Washington DC is 1569 miles.
The distance to the Montana state capital is 360 miles. (as the crow flies)
Glendive is positioned 47.10 degrees north of the equator and 104.70 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Glendive elevation is 2,546 feet above sea level.
Glendive median income is $ 30,943 (2000).
The Glendive median home price is $ 61,500 (2000).
Glendive average annual precipitation is 13.6 inches peryear.
Glendive average annual snowfall is 33.8 inches per year.
The average winter temperature is 14.5 degrees F.
The average spring temperature is 45.3 degrees F.
The average summer temperature is 72.8 degrees F.
The average fall temperature is 47.5 degrees F.


in eastern Montana, near the North Dakota border. Nearby communities include West Glendive at 2.6 miles. The next closest community is Knife River that is 34.6 miles away.
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History & History Related Items

The Lewis & Clark Expedition camped here by the Yellowstone River in 1806 on their last night in Montana. General Custer also camped here just before the "Little Big Horn" event.
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Frontier Gateway Museum
Bell Prairie Rd
Glendive, MT 59330
Phone: 406-365-8168

Dawson Community Airport

Makoshika State Park with thousands of acres of land, a visitors center and much more.

The Yellowstone River flows right through the middle of Glendive.
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Glendive City Government

Glendive City Mayor
300 S Merrill Ave
Glendive, MT 59330-1610
Phone: 406-365-3318

Glendive is the County Seat of Dawson County.

Glendive Chamber

Glendive Chamber of Commerce
313 S. Merrill
Glendive, Montana 59330-0930
PHONE: (406) 365-5601
FAX: (406) 365-5602

Glendive Organizations

Glendive Chamber of Commerce
313 S. Merrill
Glendive, Montana 59330-0930
PHONE: (406) 365-5601
FAX: (406) 365-5602

Glendive Libraries

Dawson County Public Library
200 S Kendrick Ave
Glendive, MT 59330-1629
Phone: 406-365-3633

Glendive Schools

Dawson County District 1
900 N Merrill Ave
Glendive, MT 59330-1837
Phone: 406-365-2555

Deer Creek School District
12 Road 564
Glendive, MT 59330-9258
Phone: 406-687-3724

Sacred Heart Religious Ed Office
316 W Benham St
Glendive, MT 59330-1705
Phone: 406-365-4569

Valley View #7 Day Adventist
264 Highway 200 S
Glendive, MT 59330-9433
Phone: 406-687-3472

Dawson Community College
300 College Drive
Glendive, Montana 59330
Phone: 800.821.8320
Fax: 406.377.8132
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The population of Glendive was:
1990 - 4,802
2000 - 4,729
2004 - 4,687 (estimate)

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