Community & Visiting


Welcome to the best part of Montana!

If you enjoy small towns and friendly people in a spectacular setting, Polson is the place for you and your family. With great schools, excellent healthcare facilities and a growing economy, life in Polson provides a great balance between work and play.

Geography
Elevation: 2,927 feet
Average July Maximum Temperature: 82.2 F
Average January Minimum Temperature: 19.4 F
Average Annual Precipitation: 15.32 inches

Population
Polson  4,777 (2016)
Lake County  29,758 (2016)

Climate
Polson residents enjoy a relatively moderate climate in both summer and winter months. It is not uncommon to find Polson blanketed in snow, but it is rarely the harsh and bitter cold of other areas. In Polson April will does really bring Spring showers, almost daily throughout the Spring season. Summer sees Polson residents enjoying the beautiful lake and the warm, dry weather. Temperatures rarely reach above 90 degrees during this time of year.