Boulder is located in a beautiful valley surrounded by mountains where fishing, hunting, hiking and biking abound. Ghost towns, hot springs, radon health mines and much more are right outside our door making Boulder a wonderful place to live and visit. Boulder, the county seat of Jefferson County, is located in southwestern Montana. It is midway between the mining city of Butte and the capitol city, Helena, just off 1-15 at Exit 164.

Population: 1183 as of 2012. Cost of living: 7.1%, lower than U.S. average.
Median home cost: $118,300. Unemployment: 4.6%, compared to national average of 8.6.
(Sources – U. S. Census Bureau and bestplaces.net)

Welcome to the Boulder Area



City Government


City of Boulder

CONTACT: (406) 225-3381 / 304 N. Main St., PO Box 68 / Boulder, MT 59632
HOURS: City Office is open Monday – Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Closed for lunch. Closed all legal holidays.
MAYOR: Gary Craft
CITY COUNCIL MEMBERS: Fritz Bieler, Bettie Schlueter, Sally Buckles, Gary Richardson
MEETINGS: The City Council meets at the City Hall on the 3rd Monday of the month at 6:30 p.m.

Jefferson County Commission Office

CONTACT: (406) 225-4025 / 118 W. Centennial / PO Box H / Boulder, MT 59632
HOURS: Commission Office is open Monday – Friday 8 a.m. to Noon and 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Closed all legal holidays.
COUNTY COMMISSIONERS: Bob Mullen, Cory Kirsch, Leonard Wortman
MEETINGS: The County Commissioners meet in the district courtroom at the Jefferson County Courthouse on Tuesdays at 1:30 p.m.

Schools


Basin Elementary School

CONTACT: (406) 225-3211 / 30 Quartz Ave. / Basin, MT 59631

Boulder Elementary

CONTACT: (406) 225-3316 / 205 S. Washington / Boulder, MT 59632
Service Learning:  202-4025

Jefferson High School

CONTACT: (406) 225-3317 / 312 S. Main / Boulder, MT 59632
Service Learning:  225-3317 ext 105

Library


Boulder Community Library

CONTACT: (406) 225-3241, 202 S. Main, PO Box 589, Boulder, MT 59632
HOURS:
Sunday – 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Monday – 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Tuesday – 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Wednesday – 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Thursday – 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday – 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday – CLOSED
Children’s Story Hour: Tuesdays from 10 to 11 a.m.

Churches


Basin Community Church

CONTACT: (406) 225-3564 / 1 East / Basin, MT 59631

Boulder Assembly of God

CONTACT: (406) 225-3841 / 502 N. Jackson / Boulder, MT 59632

Boulder United Methodist Church

CONTACT: (406) 788-0508 / 211 W. Centennial / Boulder, MT 59632

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints

CONTACT: (406) 225-3963 / 501 N. Jackson / Boulder, MT 59632

Faith Lutheran Church

CONTACT: (406) 225-3636 / South Main Street / Boulder, MT 59632

First Baptist Church of Boulder

CONTACT: (406) 225-4240 / 107 W. Hauser / Boulder, MT 59632

Seventh-Day Adventist:

CONTACT: (406) 459-7146 / South Main Street / Boulder, MT 59632

St. Catherine’s Catholic Church

CONTACT: (406) 225-3222 / 214 S. Elder / Boulder, MT 59632

Medical Care Dial 911 in case of an emergency


Boulder Medical Clinic

CONTACT: (406) 225-4201 / 214 S. Main / PO Box 28 / Boulder, MT 59632

Boulder Ambulance

CONTACT: (406) 225-4075, Non-Emergency

Elkhorn Family Dental

CONTACT: (406) 225-4222 / 211 N. Main / Boulder, MT 59632

Elkhorn Pharmacy

CONTACT: (406) 225-3240 / 213 N. Main / Boulder, MT 59632

St. James Healthcare

CONTACT: (406) 723-2500 / 400 S Clark St / Butte, MT 59701
DETAILS: Use East Entrance

St. Peter’s Hospital

CONTACT: (406) 442-2480 / 2475 E. Broadway / Helena, MT 59601
Emergency Dept: (406) 444-2150

Parks & Pool


Boulder Horizons Parks & Recreation

DETAILS: https://sites.google.com/site/bhpandrc/

Centennial Park & Gopher Stadium

DETAILS: Corner of Hauser and Adams – grass, fenced baseball field, swings, play equipment, bathrooms

Eastside Park

DETAILS: East Second Ave. – grass

Jefferson County Fairgrounds

DETAILS: Hwy 69 South of Boulder – grass and children’s play area
For additional information:  http://jeffersoncountyfair.blogspot.com/

Skate Park

DETAILS: Main and Leslie – skateboards only

Veteran’s Memorial Park

DETAILS: Main Street – grass, picnic tables, RV parking

Veteran’s Memorial Pool

DETAILS: Open 1st part of June – end of August
PUBLIC SWIM: Tuesday – Saturday
LESSONS: Tuesdays – Friday.
CONTACT: Call City of Boulder for times and prices (406)- 225-3381

Fire/Police Departments


Boulder Police Department

CONTACT: 225-3694, Non-Emergency

Jefferson County Sheriff Department

CONTACT: 225-4075, Non-Emergency

Clubs/Organizations


Boulder Outlaws 4H

CONTACT: 225-4378

American Legion Post #46

CONTACT: 225-3463

Animal Shelter & Care

CONTACT: 225-4334
For more information on animal shelter & care in the area: http://www.countyoffice.org/boulder-mt-animal-shelters/

Boulder Housing Advisory Board

CONTACT: 287-3282

Boy Scouts

CONTACT: 465-2453
Prickly Pear Boy Scouts serving Jefferson County

Drug & Alcohol Prevention

CONTACT: 461-3618

Elkhorn Basketball

Youth Grades 1st – 6th for boys & girls
CONTACT: Vern Grimsrud @ 495-9047 or Sarah Layng @ 437-4871

Habitat for Humanity

CONTACT: 225-4270

High Ore Gun Club

CONTACT: 439-6722

Kiwanis Club

CONTACT: 225-3976

Spay/Neuter Clinic

CONTACT: 225-4334

Youth Baseball

Tball, Rookie & Little League Baseball for ages 5-13
CONTACT: Sara Johnson @ 565-6782

Financial Institutions/ATMs


First Boulder Valley Bank

CONTACT: (406) 225-3351 / 109 W. Second / Boulder, MT 59632

Waddell & Reed

CONTACT: (406) 225-9420 / 202 N. Main / Boulder, MT 59632

ATMs

First Boulder Valley Bank
Windsor Bar
Town Pump
Joe’s Pizza
L&P Grocery

Boulder Area Boards & Committees dedicated to serving our community


Jefferson Local Development Corporation

CONTACT: 406-287-3282 or madisonjefferson1@montana.edu
309 East Legion Avenue, Whitehall, MT 59759

Elkhorn Community Foundation

Founded by community residents to provide an avenue for charitable giving and a grassroots funding source for community projects.
CONTACT:  Linda Norden @ 225-3879

Boulder Area Chamber of Commerce

CONTACT:  465-2106
baccmt2010@hotmail.com

Boulder Transition Advisory Committee (BTAC)

CONTACT: Jefferson County Commissioners Office @ 225-4025 or the Jefferson Local Development Corporation @ 406-287-3282
BTAC Study Circle Information
BTAC Study Circle Groups