Frazer, Montana

According to growtheology, Frazer, Montana is a small town located in the northeastern corner of Montana. It is situated on the Fort Peck Indian Reservation, in the valley of the Missouri River. The town has a population of around 500 people and is surrounded by beautiful rolling hills and prairies.

The area around Frazer has been inhabited for thousands of years by various Native American tribes, including the Assiniboine, Sioux, and Blackfeet. The town itself was founded in 1878 as a trading post for trappers and traders. Today, Frazer is still home to many Native Americans who live on or near the reservation.

According to, Frazer offers visitors plenty of outdoor activities such as fishing, hunting, horseback riding and camping. There are also several hiking trails in the area that offer stunning views of the surrounding landscape. The nearby Fort Peck Lake is a popular spot for boating and other watersports activities.

The town itself is fairly small but has several amenities such as a grocery store, gas station, bank and post office. There are also several restaurants that serve traditional American cuisine as well as Native American dishes like fry bread tacos or buffalo stew.

In addition to its natural beauty and outdoor activities, Frazer also hosts several annual events such as powwows during which dancers perform traditional dances accompanied by drums and singers singing traditional songs about their culture. These events bring together members of different tribes from across Montana and other parts of North America to celebrate their culture with music and dance competitions open to all ages.

Although it may be small in size compared to some towns in Montana, Frazer has plenty to offer visitors looking for an authentic experience in this part of the state’s rugged beauty. With its stunning scenery, friendly people and unique cultural events, Frazer is an ideal destination for those looking for a true taste of Montana life.

Frazer, Montana

Population: 452
Males: 237 (52.4%), Females: 215 (47.6%)

Valley County

Zip code: 59225

Median resident age: 24.2 years
Median household income: $19,500
Median house value: $22,700

Races in Frazer:

  • American Indian (92.5%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (7.1%)

Ancestries: Czech (2.0%), Scottish (1.1%).

Elevation: 2063 feet

Land area: 1.7 square miles


For population 25 years and over in Frazer

  • High school or higher: 66.3%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 8.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 23.4%
  • Mean travel time to work: 16.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Frazer CDP

  • Never married: 49.0%
  • Now married: 32.0%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 5.8%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

0.9% Foreign born


Hospitals/medical centers near Frazer:

  • TRINITY HOSPITAL (about 27 miles; WOLF POINT, MT)


Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Frazer:

  • SLOULIN FLD INTL (about 167 miles; WILLISTON, ND; Abbreviation: ISN)
  • BILLINGS LOGAN INTL (about 232 miles; BILLINGS, MT; Abbreviation: BIL)
  • SHERIDAN COUNTY (about 236 miles; SHERIDAN, WY; Abbreviation: SHR)

Other public-use airports nearest to Frazer:

  • FORT PECK (about 30 miles; FORT PECK, MT; Abbreviation: 37S)
  • L M CLAYTON (about 33 miles; WOLF POINT, MT; Abbreviation: OLF)
  • WOKAL FIELD/GLASGOW INTL (about 40 miles; GLASGOW, MT; Abbreviation: GGW)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Frazer:

  • MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY-BILLINGS (about 233 miles; BILLINGS, MT; Full-time enrollment: 3,105)
  • BLACK HILLS STATE UNIVERSITY (about 288 miles; SPEARFISH, SD; Full-time enrollment: 3,190)
  • MINOT STATE UNIVERSITY (about 329 miles; MINOT, ND; Full-time enrollment: 2,662)
  • SOUTH DAKOTA SCHOOL OF MINES AND TECHNOLOGY (about 336 miles; RAPID CITY, SD; Full-time enrollment: 2,002)
  • CASPER COLLEGE (about 356 miles; CASPER, WY; Full-time enrollment: 2,564)
  • BISMARCK STATE COLLEGE (about 374 miles; BISMARCK, ND; Full-time enrollment: 2,205)
  • MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY-BOZEMAN (about 376 miles; BOZEMAN, MT; Full-time enrollment: 10,380)


Public high school in Frazer:

  • FRAZER HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 50; Location: 325 6TH STREET; Grades: 09 – 12)

Private high school in Frazer:

  • LUSTRE CHRISTIAN HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 27; Location: HC 66 BOX 57; Grades: 9 – 12)

Public primary/middle schools in Frazer:

  • FRAZER ELEMENTARY (Students: 57; Location: 325 6TH STREET; Grades: KG – 06)
  • LUSTRE SCHOOL (Students: 34; Location: 282 LUSTRE ROAD; Grades: PK – 08)
  • FRAZER 7-8 (Students: 14; Location: 325 6TH STREET; Grades: 07 – 08)