Alberton, Montana

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Population in 2017: 429 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +14.7%
 
Males: 198  (46.3%)
Females: 231  (53.7%)
Median resident age:

30.7 years
Montana median age:

40.0 years

Zip codes: 59820.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $42,031 (it was $26,000 in 2000)
Alberton:

$42,031
MT:

$53,386

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $22,512 (it was $13,120 in 2000)

Alberton town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $190,255 (it was $78,800 in 2000)
Alberton:

$190,255
MT:

$231,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $158,671; detached houses: $163,462; mobile homes: $85,711

Median gross rent in 2017: $850.

March 2019 cost of living index in Alberton: 90.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 29.5%
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  • Races in Alberton, MT (2010)
    • 40295.7%White alone
    • 81.9%Hispanic
    • 51.2%Two or more races
    • 30.7%American Indian alone
    • 20.5%Black alone

Races in Alberton detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Montana and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Alberton, Montana as of May 30, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Alberton is 304 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


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Ancestries: German (33.3%), American (10.8%), Irish (9.2%), Scottish (6.7%), English (4.2%), Italian (3.3%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 3029 feet

Land area: 0.57 square miles.

Population density: 749 people per square mile   (low).

Alberton, Montana map

8 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.3%
Montana:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,093 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,448 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Missoula, MT (24.1 miles , pop. 57,053).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (362.9 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (916.3 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Huson, MT (2.7 miles ),
Frenchtown, MT (3.3 miles ),
Wye, MT (4.1 miles ),
Riverbend, MT (4.5 miles ),
Evaro, MT (4.6 miles ),
Arlee, MT (4.6 miles ),
Orchard Homes, MT (4.7 miles ),
Dixon, MT (4.7 miles )

Latitude: 47.00 N, Longitude: 114.48 W

Area code: 406

Distribution of median household income in Alberton, MT in 2017
Distribution of house value in Alberton, MT in 2017
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.8%
Montana:

4.2%
Population change in the 1990s: +19 (+5.4%).
Most common industries in Alberton, MT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (15.5%)
  • Health care (10.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.7%)
  • Educational services (6.8%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (28.0%)
  • Educational services (8.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.5%)
  • Repair & maintenance (7.5%)
  • Gasoline stations (5.6%)
  • Truck transportation (5.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (16.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (8.0%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (8.0%)
  • Social assistance (7.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.0%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.0%)
Most common occupations in Alberton, MT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.8%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.8%)
  • Cashiers (4.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (11.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (9.3%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (8.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.5%)
  • Carpenters (5.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10.0%)
  • Registered nurses (9.0%)
  • Cashiers (9.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (8.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)

Average climate in Alberton, Montana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 76.1. This is about average.

City:

76.1
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2002 was 12.1. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.1
U.S.:

5.6
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 20.2. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 17.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.7
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.08. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.08
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Alberton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Montana state average. It is 90% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 249.8 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 205.1 miles away from Alberton center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 474.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 377.7 miles away from the city center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 7/26/2005 at 04:08:37, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MB, 5.2 MS, 5.6 MW, Depth: 8.0 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 143.7 miles away from Alberton center
On 8/22/1984 at 09:46:30, a magnitude 5.8 (5.0 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.8 ML) earthquake occurred 175.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Mineral County (6) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 3, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Alberton topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Alberton:

  • The University of Montana (about 26 miles; Missoula, MT; Full-time enrollment: 13,602)
  • North Idaho College (about 119 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; FT enrollment: 4,684)
  • University of Idaho (about 122 miles; Moscow, ID; FT enrollment: 10,416)
  • Lewis-Clark State College (about 128 miles; Lewiston, ID; FT enrollment: 3,199)
  • Washington State University (about 129 miles; Pullman, WA; FT enrollment: 25,055)
  • Spokane Community College (about 143 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,482)
  • Gonzaga University (about 145 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,780)

Public high school in Alberton:

Private high school in Alberton:

  • NORTHWEST INDIAN BIBLE SCHOOL (Students: 25, Location: 32485 BIBLE LN, Grades: 1-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Alberton:

  • ALBERTON SCHOOL (Students: 82, Location: 306 RAILROAD AVE, Grades: PK-6)
  • ALBERTON 7-8 (Location: 306 RAILROAD AVE, Grades: 7-8)
See full list of schools located in Alberton

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Alberton: River Edge Resort (A), Alberton Branch Library (B), Frenchtown Rural Fire District Station 8 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Alberton include: Alberton Community Church (A), Saint Alberts Catholic Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: River Edge Resort Motel (Exit 75 I 90), Montana Hotel (702 Railroad Ave).

Mineral County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Alberton and their reported violations in the past:

ALBERTON TOWN OF (Population served: 400, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
ELK MEADOWS RANCHETTES (Population served: 175, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-02-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from FEB-02-2009 to FEB-02-2009), St Public Notif received (MAR-03-2009), St Compliance achieved (2 times from MAY-07-2010 to OCT-08-2010)
  • OCCT/SOWT Study/Recommendation - In MAR-27-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-16-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUN-20-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Water Quality Parameter M/R - Between JAN-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-10-2014), St Public Notif requested (FEB-10-2014)
  • Water Quality Parameter M/R - Between JAN-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-10-2014), St Public Notif requested (FEB-10-2014)
  • Water Quality Parameter M/R - Between JAN-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-03-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-03-2008), St Compliance achieved (DEC-11-2008)
  • Water Quality Parameter M/R - Between JAN-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-03-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-03-2008), St Compliance achieved (DEC-11-2008)
  • Water Quality Parameter M/R - Between JAN-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-03-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-03-2008), St Compliance achieved (DEC-11-2008)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 other older monitoring violations
NORTHWEST INDIAN BIBLE SCHOOL (Population served: 97, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Average household size:
This town:

2.2 people
Montana:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

59.5%
Whole state:

62.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

7.9%
Whole state:

6.7%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Alberton:

Marital status in Alberton, MT
  • Never married: 18.4%
  • Now married: 37.3%
  • Separated: 5.8%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 33.4%

For population 25 years and over in Alberton:

  • High school or higher: 74.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.7%
  • Unemployed: 9.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 37.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.4
Montana average:

10.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Alberton, MT (based on Mineral County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4069
Other2122
Catholic1502
Mainline Protestant1352
None3,320-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Mineral County:

5.17 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Mineral County:

12.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

10.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

10.38 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.0%
Montana:

7.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Mineral County:

26.4%
Montana:

23.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

4.3%
State:

10.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Alberton:

47.0%
Montana:

50.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Alberton:

47.8%
Montana:

48.0%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.6
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Alberton:

11.0%
State:

21.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Alberton:

7.0
Montana:

6.8

Overweight people:
Alberton:

23.1%
Montana:

35.3%

General health condition:
This city:

62.3%
Montana:

57.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

84.5%
State:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Alberton, MT Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Water Supply 0$0 1$522
Sewerage 0$0 1$853
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$263
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$200
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$143
Financial Administration 0$0 1$1,625
Totals for Government 0$0 10$3,606

Alberton government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $97,000 ($226.11)
    Natural Resources - Other: $40,000 ($93.24)
    Water Utilities: $36,000 ($83.92)
    Financial Administration: $33,000 ($76.92)
    Police Protection: $25,000 ($58.28)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $12,000 ($27.97)
    Parks and Recreation: $9,000 ($20.98)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($13.99)
    Regular Highways: $5,000 ($11.66)
    Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($6.99)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000 ($2.33)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $15,000 ($34.97)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $57,000 ($132.87)

Alberton government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $79,000 ($184.15)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $6,000 ($13.99)
    General Revenue - Other: $6,000 ($13.99)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($2.33)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $48,000 ($111.89)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $59,000 ($137.53)
    Sewerage: $25,000 ($58.28)
    Highways: $10,000 ($23.31)
  • Tax - Property: $75,000 ($174.83)
    Other License: $1,000 ($2.33)

Alberton government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $379,000 ($883.45)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $366,000 ($853.15)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,000 ($30.30)

Alberton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $731,000 ($1703.96)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $44,000 ($102.56)

8.57% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($43,556 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.57%
Montana average:

7.25%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Missoula County, MT  2.06% ($28,719 average AGI)


8.69% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($37,993 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.69%
Montana average:

6.77%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Missoula County, MT  3.54% ($29,255 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Alberton:

  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLCY (930 AM; 5 kW; EAST MISSOULA, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGVO (1290 AM; 5 kW; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOFI (1180 AM; 50 kW; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KOFI, INC.)
  • KGA (1510 AM; 50 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KGRZ (1450 AM; 1 kW; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP, INC.)
  • KQQQ (1150 AM; 25 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KYLT (1340 AM; 1 kW; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP, INC.)
  • KGEZ (600 AM; 5 kW; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: SKYLINE BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KJJR (880 AM; 10 kW; WHITEFISH, MT; Owner: BEE BROADCASTING, INCORPORATED)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KXLY (920 AM; 20 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Alberton:

  • KPLG (91.5 FM; PLAINS, MT; Owner: YOUR NETWORK OF PRAISE, INC.)
  • KGGL (93.3 FM; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP, INC.)
  • KYSS-FM (94.9 FM; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUFM (89.1 FM; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MONTANA)
  • KLTC-FM (107.5 FM; SUPERIOR, MT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KZOQ-FM (100.1 FM; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP, INC.)
  • KMZL (91.1 FM; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: FAITH COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KBQQ (106.7 FM; PINESDALE, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP INC.)
  • K204EV (88.7 FM; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KMSO (102.5 FM; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: SHEILA CALLAHAN & FRIENDS, INC)
  • KQRK (92.3 FM; RONAN, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBAZ (96.3 FM; HAMILTON, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSIL (100.7 FM; WALLACE, ID; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KALS (97.1 FM; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KALISPELL CHRISTIAN RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Alberton:

  • K05EE (Channel 5; BIG ARM, ETC., MT; Owner: BLACKTAIL TV TAX DISTRICT)
  • KTMF (Channel 23; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: MMM LICENSE LLC)

Alberton fatal accident list:

Sep 16, 2009 09:30 PM, Adams St, Lat: 47.000978, Lon: -114.471658, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jun 16, 1996 05:20 PM, I90, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
Jul 18, 1990 11:15 AM, I90, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 135ft / 41.4mTotal length
  • 19,202Total average daily traffic
  • 2,086Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Ricki L Elerick, 61 Plateau Road- Mt 022 A (Lat: 47.015444 Lon: -114.525139), Type: 104.5, Overall height: 99.9 m, Registrant: Mesa Communications Group LLC, Relerick@mesacommunications.Com, , Falls- Church, Phone: (703) 533-1312
  • Ricki Elerick, 61 Plateau Road- Mt 022 A (Lat: 47.015444 Lon: -114.525139), Type: 104.5, Overall height: 99.9 m, Registrant: Mesa Communications Group LLC, Relerick@mesacommunications.Com, , Falls- Church, Phone: (703) 533-1312

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Mrl Track 3 Mi W Of I90 Fish Creek Exit (Lat: 46.995750 Lon: -114.718750), Type: Building, Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WPQH247,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.710 MHz, Grant Date: 07/14/2000, Expiration Date: 07/14/2005, Cancellation Date: 01/07/2006, Certifier: Ray D Krenik, Registrant: Montana Rail Link, Missoula, MT 59807, Phone: (406) 523-1461, Fax: (406) 523-1529

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • ELLIS BEACON, Ellis Mountain (Lat: 47.028250 Lon: -114.469778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 36 m, Call Sign: WQHI401,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6345.49 MHz, Grant Date: 05/17/2017, Expiration Date: 08/03/2027, Certifier: David K Mcginnis, Registrant: County Of Missoula, 200 West Broadway, Missoula, MT 59802, Phone: (406) 258-3440, Email:
  • Ellis Beacon, Road 5511 (Lat: 47.028250 Lon: -114.469778), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Overall height: 40.2 m, Call Sign: WQJL953,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6845.00 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6845.00 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6845.00 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6845.00 MHz... (+5 more), Grant Date: 08/14/2018, Expiration Date: 10/29/2028, Certifier: David K Mcginnis, Registrant: County Of Missoula, 200 West Broadway Street, Missoula, MT 59802, Phone: (406) 258-3440, Fax: (406) 721-8575, Email:
  • STARK MTN, Rd No 454 (Lat: 47.088778 Lon: -114.572389), Type: Bant, Structure height: 10 m, Overall height: 11 m, Call Sign: WQXR426,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10755.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, Grant Date: 05/17/2016, Expiration Date: 05/17/2026, Certifier: Jason A Pond, Registrant: Lerman Senter Pllc, 2001 L Street, Nw Suite 400, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 416-6744, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Alberton)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: AVIAT AIRCRAFT INC A-1C-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O-360-A1P (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 105RJ , Serial Number: 3225, Year manufactured: 2014, Airworthiness Date: 10/16/2014, Certificate Issue Date: 11/28/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Leigh A Notti, 1029 Terrace View Dr, Alberton, MT 59820
  • Aircraft: TOPE/MCCLESKY SPARROW HAWK (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: SUBARU ALL MDLS A/B (400 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 369KC , Serial Number: SH20050007K, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 02/16/2006, Certificate Issue Date: 09/30/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Slade A Johnson, 534 Sawmill Gulch Rd, Alberton, MT 59820
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 01/17/2019

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 8. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 20 took place in 2003, and the least - 0 in 2008. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Alberton, MT When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (67.4%), and Structure Fires (21.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Alberton, MT
    • 9167.4%Outside Fires
    • 2921.5%Structure Fires
    • 107.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 53.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Alberton, MT
Most common first names in Alberton, MT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William778.7 years
James666.5 years
Robert574.4 years
Frank472.0 years
Charles374.3 years
Dorothy380.3 years
Jack367.3 years
Ruth382.3 years
Donald268.5 years
Donna257.5 years
Most common last names in Alberton, MT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brovold373.7 years
Johnson358.3 years
Martin376.0 years
Spence390.6 years
Sandstrom376.0 years
Cyr274.5 years
Eddy285.0 years
Barkell268.5 years
Knox269.5 years
Dishman288.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Alberton, MT
  • 32.5%Electricity
  • 27.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 27.2%Wood
  • 9.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.8%Utility gas
  • 1.8%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Alberton, MT
  • 40.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 26.9%Wood
  • 19.2%Electricity
  • 5.8%Utility gas
  • 3.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.8%Other fuel


Alberton compared to Montana state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 2 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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