Ballantine, Montana

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Population in 2010: 320. Population change since 2000: -7.5%
Males: 190  (59.7%)
Females: 130  (40.3%)
Median resident age:  69.2 years
Montana median age:  40.1 years

Zip codes: 59006.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $47,990 (it was $30,417 in 2000)
Ballantine:

$47,990
MT:

$50,027

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $22,490 (it was $16,707 in 2000)

Ballantine CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $57,737 (it was $83,500 in 2000)
Ballantine:

$57,737
MT:

$217,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $69,103; Detached houses: $56,456; Mobile homes: $82,421
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  • Races in Ballantine, MT (2010)

    Ballantine races chart
    • 27084.4%White alone
    • 237.2%Hispanic
    • 185.6%American Indian alone
    • 82.5%Two or more races
    • 10.3%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Ballantine: 84.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Russian (64.8%), German (20.5%), Polish (9.1%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 3004 feet

Land area: 0.91 square miles.

Population density: 351 people per square mile   (very low).

Ballantine,MT real estate house value index trend

Ballantine, Montana map

For population 25 years and over in Ballantine:

  • High school or higher: 46.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 19.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ballantine CDP:

  • Never married: 5.0%
  • Now married: 73.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 11.0%
  • Divorced: 10.3%

10 residents are foreign born (5.4% Europe).

This place:

5.4%
Montana:

2.0%



According to our research of Montana and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Ballantine, Montana as of December 19, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Ballantine to the number of sex offenders is 62 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $212 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $670 (1.0%)

Ballantine satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Billings, MT (21.9 miles , pop. 89,847).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (449.4 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (883.8 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Worden, MT (1.1 miles ), Huntley, MT (2.9 miles ), Huntley Project, MT (2.9 miles ), Shepherd, MT (3.1 miles) , Buffalo Creek, MT (3.3 miles ), Lockwood, MT (4.1 miles ), Billings, MT (4.7 miles ), South Yellowstone, MT (4.9 miles ).

Latitude: 45.95 N, Longitude: 108.15 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 406

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

2.8%
Montana:

3.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (22%)
  • Other direct selling establishments (13%)
  • Electrical and electronic goods merchant wholesalers (11%)
  • Petroleum and coal products (7%)
  • Groceries and related products merchant wholesalers (7%)
  • Truck transportation (7%)
  • Warehousing and storage (7%)
  • Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers (17%)
  • Health care (17%)
  • Public administration (17%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (14%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Social assistance (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (24%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (17%)
  • Carpenters (15%)
  • Top executives (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (7%)
  • Electricians (7%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (17%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (16%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (13%)
  • Librarians, curators, and archivists (11%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (11%)
  • Child care workers (10%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)

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

Average climate in Ballantine, Montana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Ballantine-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Montana state average. It is 5% 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 155.1 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 305.3 miles away from Ballantine center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
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 153.8 miles away from the city center
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 217.4 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/1994 at 09:05:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.8 ML, Depth: 4.9 mi) earthquake occurred 259.9 miles away from Ballantine center
On 3/28/1975 at 02:31:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.1 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 ML) earthquake occurred 347.1 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 Yellowstone County (8) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 4, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ballantine topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ballantine:

  • Montana State University-Billings (about 21 miles; Billings, MT; Full-time enrollment: 4,319)
  • Sheridan College (about 101 miles; Sheridan, WY; FT enrollment: 2,070)
  • Montana State University (about 142 miles; Bozeman, MT; FT enrollment: 12,942)
  • Black Hills State University (about 232 miles; Spearfish, SD; FT enrollment: 3,166)
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 232 miles; Rexburg, ID; FT enrollment: 30,522)
  • Casper College (about 234 miles; Casper, WY; FT enrollment: 2,770)
  • South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (about 275 miles; Rapid City, SD; FT enrollment: 2,102)

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Yellowstone County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 15.4. This is significantly better than average.

City:

15.4
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.261. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.261
U.S.:

0.293

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2009 was 2.30. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.30
U.S.:

1.91

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 24.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 6.30. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.30
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 15.3%
Average household size:
This place:  2.4 people
Montana:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  63.2%
Whole state:  62.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.6%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.0
Montana average:

9.8

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Ballantine CDP (based on Yellowstone County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant20,84586
Catholic17,15512
Mainline Protestant11,92035
Other7,76129
Black Protestant1231
Orthodox1001
None90,068-
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: 16
Yellowstone County:

1.14 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Yellowstone County:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

0.48 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 66
Yellowstone County:

4.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 102
Here:

7.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.3%
Montana:

7.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Yellowstone County:

25.7%
Montana:

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

10.6%
State:

10.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.0%
State:

50.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Ballantine:

43.3%
Montana:

48.0%

Average BMI:
Ballantine:

28.7
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Ballantine:

19.6%
Montana:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

8.9%
Montana:

9.9%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Montana:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

27.8%
State:

35.3%

General health condition:
This city:

55.2%
Montana:

57.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Ballantine:

74.2%
Montana:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ballantine, MT Residents

5.55% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,619 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.55%
Montana average:

6.86%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($92 average AGI)
Yellowstone County:

0.02%
Montana average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Gallatin County, MT  0.29% ($31,465 average AGI)
from Missoula County, MT  0.22% ($29,870)
from Carbon County, MT  0.19% ($35,702)


5.39% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,678 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.39%
Montana average:

6.73%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($271 average AGI)
Yellowstone County:

0.05%
Montana average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Gallatin County, MT  0.28% ($33,126 average AGI)
to Missoula County, MT  0.20% ($28,449)
to Stillwater County, MT  0.16% ($43,948)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ballantine:

  • KURL (730 AM; 5 kW; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: ELENBAAS MEDIA, INC.)
  • KBUL (970 AM; 5 kW; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGHL (790 AM; 5 kW; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KBLG (910 AM; 1 kW; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP, INC.)
  • KMZK (1240 AM; 1 kW; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: ELENBAAS MEDIA, INC.)
  • KATL (770 AM; 10 kW; MILES CITY, MT; Owner: STAR PRINTING COMPANY)
  • KTWO (1030 AM; 50 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KHDN (1230 AM; 1 kW; HARDIN, MT; Owner: SUN MOUNTAIN, INC.)
  • KZMQ (1140 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GREYBULL, WY; Owner: LEGEND COMMUNICATIONS OF WYOMING LLC)
  • KIKC (1250 AM; 5 kW; FORSYTH, MT; Owner: MILES CITY, FORSYTH B/DCSTG, INC.)
  • KMTA (1050 AM; 10 kW; MILES CITY, MT; Owner: SENGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGVW (640 AM; 10 kW; BELGRADE, MT; Owner: GALLATIN VALLEY WITNESS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ballantine:

  • KRKX (94.1 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP, INC.)
  • KZRV (107.5 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • K205CL (88.9 FM; SHEPHERD, MT; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KYYA-FM (93.3 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP, INC.)
  • KRZN (96.3 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP, INC.)
  • KLMT (89.3 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL BROADCASTERS INC)
  • KCTR-FM (102.9 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMHK (95.5 FM; HARDIN, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBBB (103.7 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRSQ (101.9 FM; LAUREL, MT; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KKBR (97.1 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEMC (91.7 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY-BILLINGS)
  • KGHL-FM (98.5 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KNDZ (105.1 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Ballantine:

  • KHMT (Channel 4; HARDIN, MT; Owner: VHR BROADCASTING OF BILLINGS, LLC)
  • KSVI (Channel 6; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: QUORUM OF MONTANA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KULR-TV (Channel 8; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: KULR CORPORATION)
  • KTVQ (Channel 2; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: KTVQ COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K25BP (Channel 25; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: QUORUM OF MONTANA LICENSE, LLC)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • 200Total average daily traffic
  • 6Total average daily truck traffic
  • 220Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

7
  • Abby L Harrington, Bileyu Rd. (Lat: 45.955833 Lon: -108.099944), Type: 80.8, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: 8132864140, Ebondurant@rtowers.Com, TWO URBAN CENTRE 4890 W. KENNEDY BL
  • Tim Samp, Bileyu Rd. (Lat: 45.955833 Lon: -108.099944), Type: 80.8, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: 8132864140, Ebondurant@rtowers.Com, TWO URBAN CENTRE 4890 W. KENNEDY BL
  • Abby L Harrington, Bileyu Rd. (Lat: 45.955833 Lon: -108.099944), Type: 80.8, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: 8132864140, Ebondurant@rtowers.Com, TWO URBAN CENTRE 4890 W. KENNEDY BL
  • Abby L Harrington, Bileyu Rd. (Lat: 45.955833 Lon: -108.099944), Type: 80.8, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: 8132864140, Ebondurant@rtowers.Com, TWO URBAN CENTRE 4890 W. KENNEDY BL
  • Gina L Cacciatore, Bileyu Rd. (Lat: 45.955833 Lon: -108.099944), Type: 80.8, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: 8132864140, Ebondurant@rtowers.Com, TWO URBAN CENTRE 4890 W. KENNEDY BL
  • Anthony Ortolani, Bileyu Rd. (Lat: 45.955833 Lon: -108.099944), Type: 80.8, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: 8567823700, Aeo@ce-Llc.Com, 479 CENTENNIAL BLVD.
  • Andrew F Thompson, Bileyu Rd. (Lat: 45.955833 Lon: -108.099944), Type: 80.8, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: 8567823700, Athompson@ce-Llc.Com, 479 CENTENNIAL BLVD.

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 2nd St W & Cane St (Lat: 45.954139 Lon: -108.121500), Call Sign: KYO248
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.920 MHzGrant Date: 05/28/2015, Expiration Date: 04/30/2025Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262
  • NEWTON MP200.2 - HBD, Bnsf Ls40 Mp200.2 - Newton Hbd (Lat: 45.976833 Lon: -108.075389), Type: Building, Structure height: 2.4 m, Overall height: 7.6 m, Call Sign: WPUU478
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.100 MHzGrant Date: 03/16/2012, Expiration Date: 05/06/2022, Certifier: Robert C LeedhamRegistrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4015, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • Lat: 45.938056 Lon: -108.156389, Call Sign: WQCL776
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.237 MHzGrant Date: 04/04/2005, Expiration Date: 04/04/2015, Cancellation Date: 06/06/2015, Certifier: Jack ToogoodRegistrant: In Control, Inc., 10350 Jamestown St., Ne, Baline, MN 55449, Phone: (763) 783-9500, Fax: (763) 783-9502
  • Lat: 45.891500 Lon: -108.179194, Call Sign: WQSL794, Licensee ID: L01796798
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.565 MHzGrant Date: 10/28/2013, Expiration Date: 10/28/2023, Certifier: Daniel J VogelRegistrant: Vogel Land & Cattle Co., Inc., 2088 S. 13th Road, Ballantine, MT 59006, Phone: (406) 967-2966, Fax: (406) 967-2967, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • HUNTLEY, 2200 South 15th Street (Lat: 45.942583 Lon: -108.162111), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.3 m, Call Sign: WQVD874
    Assigned Frequencies: 10735.0 MHzGrant Date: 01/13/2015, Expiration Date: 01/13/2025, Certifier: Steven A RegitzRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 7GCBC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 86617 , Serial Number: 676-74, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 05/18/1979
    Registrant (Individual): Esme Teeters, 2225 E I Rd, Ballantine, MT 59006

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 9
  • Service Call: 2

Incident types - Ballantine

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ballantine, MT
Most common first names in Ballantine, MT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary784.6 years
William687.8 years
Frank486.5 years
George478.0 years
Joseph468.5 years
Elizabeth378.0 years
Florence376.6 years
Henry380.6 years
Marie383.0 years
Robert378.0 years
Most common last names in Ballantine, MT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Oblander681.8 years
Becker468.3 years
Cleveland372.0 years
Johannes378.3 years
Roberts380.7 years
Rorex379.7 years
Sindelar383.3 years
Smith384.3 years
Gorman277.0 years
Debus275.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (64%)
  • Electricity (36%)

Ballantine compared to Montana state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 1 other airmen in this city.
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