It all started here.
Population loss as in major -- 50% or more.
In 1912, the western portion of Billing County was partitioned off to form Golden Valley County. Two years later, its then southern portion became Slope County. Consolidation should now to be topic of conversastion.
Medora is the county seat of Billings County.
Population loss by degrees: 80-89%, 70-79%, 60-69%, 50-59%.
- 23.1% - Billings County
- 28.9% - North Dakota
- 30.9% - U.S.
Percentage of population 65 and older:
- 22.4% - Billings County
- 15.3% - North Dakota
- 15.6% - U.S.
The last time Billings County voted Democratic in a presidential election was 1964.