Arlee, Montana

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Population in 2010: 636. Population change since 2000: +5.6%
Males: 301  (47.4%)
Females: 335  (52.6%)
Median resident age:  36.3 years
Montana median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 59821.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $25,632 (it was $21,188 in 2000)
Arlee:

$25,632
MT:

$46,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $13,708 (it was $11,558 in 2000)

Arlee CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $66,050 (it was $71,500 in 2000)
Arlee:

$66,050
MT:

$190,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $94,830; Detached houses: $120,611; Mobile homes: $19,605

Median gross rent in 2013: $405.

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  • Races in Arlee, MT (2010)

    Arlee races chart
    • 28444.7%American Indian alone
    • 27543.2%White alone
    • 396.1%Hispanic
    • 314.9%Two or more races
    • 71.1%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Arlee: 84.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (9.9%), Irish (8.1%), English (7.2%), French (5.2%), Polish (3.1%), Dutch (2.4%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 3096 feet

Land area: 6.48 square miles.

Population density: 98 people per square mile   (very low).

Arlee,MT real estate house value index trend

Arlee, Montana map

For population 25 years and over in Arlee:

  • High school or higher: 70.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.5%
  • Unemployed: 15.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Arlee CDP:

  • Never married: 20.9%
  • Now married: 62.6%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 1.8%
  • Divorced: 11.7%

5 residents are foreign born

This place:

0.8%
Montana:

1.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $954 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,427 (2.3%)

Arlee satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Missoula, MT (21.5 miles , pop. 57,053).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (379.2 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (932.1 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Evaro, MT (2.6 miles ), Ravalli, MT (2.9 miles) , St. Ignatius, MT (3.2 miles ), Frenchtown, MT (3.6 miles ), Old Agency, MT (3.8 miles) , Huson, MT (3.8 miles ), Wye, MT (3.9 miles ), Dixon, MT (3.9 miles ).

Latitude: 47.17 N, Longitude: 114.09 W

Area code: 406

Arlee household income distribution Arlee home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.4%
Montana:

3.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (29%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (25%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Utilities (10%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Public administration (19%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (9%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (29%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (29%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (17%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (25%)
  • Sales and related occupations (22%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Community and social service occupations (3%)

Work and jobs in Arlee: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Arlee, Montana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Arlee-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Montana state average. It is 83% 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 244.5 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 214.3 miles away from Arlee 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 491.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 395.0 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 142.4 miles away from Arlee center
On 6/30/1975 at 18:54:13, a magnitude 6.1 (5.6 MB, 5.9 MS, 6.1 UK, 6.1 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 236.3 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 Lake County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Arlee:

  • The University of Montana (about 22 miles; Missoula, MT; Full-time enrollment: 13,602)
  • North Idaho College (about 132 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; FT enrollment: 4,684)
  • University of Idaho (about 142 miles; Moscow, ID; FT enrollment: 10,416)
  • Washington State University (about 149 miles; Pullman, WA; FT enrollment: 25,055)
  • Lewis-Clark State College (about 149 miles; Lewiston, ID; FT enrollment: 3,199)
  • Spokane Community College (about 157 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,482)
  • Gonzaga University (about 159 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,780)

Public high school in Arlee:

Public elementary/middle schools in Arlee:

  • ARLEE ELEMENTARY (Students: 234, Location: 72220 FYANT STREET, Grades: PK-6)
  • ARLEE 7-8 (Students: 73, Location: 72220 FYANT STREET, Grades: 7-8)
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Notable locations in Arlee: Jocko Hollow Campground (A), Arlee (B), Arlee Volunteer Fire Department (C), Arlee Ambulance Service (D), Jocko Valley Library (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Arlee include: Arlee Alliance Church (A), Sacred Heart Mission (B), Jocko Valley Lutheran Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Agency Creek (A), Finley Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: 1 World Class Outfitting Adventures (Recreational Trips & Guides; P. O. Box 351) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 101. This is worse than average.

City:

101
U.S.:

75

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2002 was 12.1. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.1
U.S.:

6.4

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 24.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 15.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.33. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.33
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 44.5%
(22.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 53.9% for American Indian residents, 68.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Montana:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  64.7%
Whole state:  62.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.5%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Arlee (2011 data):

  • Valley Bank of Ronan: Arlee Branch at 17925 Highway 93, branch established on 1994/11/28. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $65.8 mil, Deposits: $58.0 mil, headquarters in Ronan, MT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Valley Holding Company

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Montana average:

9.9

Arlee travel time to work - commute Arlee mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Arlee CDP (based on Lake County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic5,1007
Evangelical Protestant2,75730
Mainline Protestant1,98511
Other1,4495
None17,455-
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: 10
Lake County:

3.52 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Lake County:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

0.48 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Lake County:

3.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Here:

9.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.5%
Montana:

7.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Lake County:

25.9%
Montana:

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

14.6%
State:

10.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Arlee:

45.5%
State:

50.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Arlee:

42.8%
Montana:

48.0%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.0
Montana:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

26.7%
Montana:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.5%
Montana:

9.9%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.5
Montana:

6.8

Overweight people:
Arlee:

30.3%
State:

35.3%

General health condition:
This city:

52.6%
State:

57.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Arlee:

78.3%
State:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Arlee, MT Residents

6.68% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,932 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.68%
Montana average:

6.86%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Missoula County, MT  1.06% ($27,495 average AGI)
from Flathead County, MT  0.69% ($32,138)
from Yellowstone County, MT  0.22% ($29,762)


6.22% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,850 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.22%
Montana average:

6.73%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Missoula County, MT  0.99% ($28,054 average AGI)
to Flathead County, MT  0.56% ($34,623)
to Gallatin County, MT  0.23% ($20,636)

Strongest AM radio stations in Arlee:

  • 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)
  • KOFI (1180 AM; 50 kW; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KOFI, INC.)
  • KGVO (1290 AM; 5 kW; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KYLT (1340 AM; 1 kW; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP, INC.)
  • KGRZ (1450 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)
  • KGA (1510 AM; 50 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KQQQ (1150 AM; 25 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXLY (920 AM; 20 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Arlee:

  • 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)
  • KBQQ (106.7 FM; PINESDALE, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP INC.)
  • KPLG (91.5 FM; PLAINS, MT; Owner: YOUR NETWORK OF PRAISE, INC.)
  • KZOQ-FM (100.1 FM; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP, INC.)
  • KMZL (91.1 FM; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: FAITH COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • 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.)
  • KLTC-FM (107.5 FM; SUPERIOR, MT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • 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 Arlee:

  • K05EE (Channel 5; BIG ARM, ETC., MT; Owner: BLACKTAIL TV TAX DISTRICT)
  • KTMF (Channel 23; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: MMM LICENSE LLC)
  • K48EG (Channel 48; ARLEE, MT; Owner: SALISH KOOTENAI COLLEGE)
  • KPAX-TV (Channel 8; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: KPAX COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K28CF (Channel 28; ST. IGNATIUS, MT; Owner: SALISH KOOTENAI COLLEGE)
  • KECI-TV (Channel 13; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: EAGLE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K32EU (Channel 32; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: SPOKANE SCHOOL DISTRICT #81)
  • KMTM-LP (Channel 46; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: NORTH ROCKY MOUNTAIN TELEVISION, L.L.C.)

Arlee fatal accident list:

Dec 31, 1978 05:15 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 8, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 15m49ftTotal length
  • $2,271,000Total costs
  • 6,895Total average daily traffic
  • 186Total average daily truck traffic
  • 9,180Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: AB7MV, Previous Call Sign: KJ7GC, Licensee ID: L00801028, Grant Date: 02/12/2014, Expiration Date: 03/29/2024, Certifier: Steven A Longacre, Registrant: Steven A Longacre, Arlee, MT 59821-0372
  • Call Sign: KC7HWX, Licensee ID: L00148469, Grant Date: 10/12/2004, Expiration Date: 01/03/2015, Certifier: Bruce A Kellmer, Registrant: Bruce A Kellmer, 1 Red Tail Ln, Arlee, MT 59821
  • Call Sign: KC7JFM, Licensee ID: L00946547, Grant Date: 12/02/2014, Expiration Date: 02/28/2025, Certifier: Alice A Longacre, Registrant: Alice A Longacre, Arlee, MT 59821-0372
  • Call Sign: KC7VOZ, Licensee ID: L00148470, Grant Date: 04/03/1997, Expiration Date: 04/03/2007, Cancellation Date: 04/04/2009, Registrant: Georgia M Kellmer, 1 Red Tail Ln, Arlee, MT 59821
  • Call Sign: N7OWA, Licensee ID: L00192121, Grant Date: 07/23/2010, Expiration Date: 07/31/2020, Registrant: John F Adams, 3150 Schley Creek Road, Arlee, MT 59821
  • Call Sign: N7ZKR, Licensee ID: L00495072, Grant Date: 04/12/2012, Expiration Date: 06/30/2022, Certifier: Gary E Wining, Registrant: Gary E Wining, Arlee, MT 59821

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-135 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1280C , Serial Number: 22-1078, Year manufactured: 1953, Airworthiness Date: 06/20/1957
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Karl L Roesch, 318 N Valley Creek Dr, Arlee, MT 59821, Other Owners: Karl H Roesch
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-30 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 139 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4009Y , Serial Number: 30-270, Year manufactured: 1964
    Registrant (Corporation): River Terrace Estates Inc, 318 N Valley Creek Dr, Arlee, MT 59821
  • Aircraft: MAULE M-5-235C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9227E , Serial Number: 7137C, Year manufactured: 1977
    Registrant (Co-Owned): David G Marks, 73641 Marks Ln, Arlee, MT 59821, Other Owners: Donna M Marks

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

WILSON FOODS (Population served: 600, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 8 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
STOCKMANS BAR (Population served: 32, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from NOV-15-2013 to NOV-15-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-15-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-26-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In OCT-01-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In NOV-01-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-05-2012), St Public Notif requested (DEC-18-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-18-2012)
  • 11 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 27
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Incident types - Arlee

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Arlee, MT

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (39%)
  • Electricity (33%)
  • Wood (14%)
  • Utility gas (11%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)

Arlee compared to Montana state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.

Arlee on our top lists:

  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Indonesia (population 500+)"
There are 7 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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