What is a butte?
== == A Butte is an isolated hill rising abruptly above the surrounding land. An isolated hill with steep sides and a small, usually horizontal, flat top!
There are three Butte Counties and two other counties with the word Butte in them located in different states across the US. The county seat for each of these counties are as follows: * Butte County, California: Oroville * Butte County, Idaho: Arco * Butte County, South Dakota: Bella Fourche * Butte-Silver Bow County, Montana: Butte * Box Butte County, Nebraska: Alliance