Welcome to the Official Website of Rosebud County

Rosebud County was established on February 1, 1901 and is located in Southeastern Montana covering approximately 5,027 square miles. The county Courthouse was built in Forsyth in 1912.

Rosebud County is Montana’s twenty-second most populous county, with an estimated population of 9,329
as of the latest census.

Other cities and towns in Rosebud County include Angela, Ashland, Birney, Colstrip, Hathaway, Ingomar,
Lame Deer, Rosebud, and Sumatra. A large portion of the Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation lies within Rosebud County.

Current Issues / Events:

Rosebud County offices will be closed Monday, October 12
in honor of Columbus Day.


CITY ELECTIONS: Ballots will be mailed out October 15th.

Samply Ballots and instructions can be found here.

Colstrip Mayor Candidates:
Darla Davidson
John Williams

Colstrip City Council - 2 :
Michael Esser
Jolene Verlanic
Sarah Smith
Wendy Smith

Forsyth City Council - West Ward:
George Becker
Robert J Martelle
Sharon Wetsch

Forsyth City Council - East Ward:
Carole Raymond


County Directory (link)

Rosebud County DES Facebook (link)
Sharing information about preparing for, responding to,
recovering from and mitigating against disasters &
emergencies in Rosebud County, Montana

Montana Road Conditions (link) please go to the link for up-to-date road conditions around Montana.

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