For population 25 years and over in Big Timber:
For population 15 years and over in Big Timber city:
46 residents are foreign born (1.4% Latin America, 1.2% Europe, 0.5% Asia, 0.3% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $964 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Billings, MT (68.2 miles , pop. 89,847).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (482.5 miles , pop. 259,628).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (858.5 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: North of the Yellowstone, MT (2.9 miles ), South of the Yellowstone, MT (2.9 miles ), Greycliff, MT (3.1 miles) , Reed Point, MT (4.6 miles) , Shields Valley, MT (5.5 miles ), Clyde Park, MT (5.6 miles ), Livingston, MT (5.7 miles ), North Stillwater, MT (5.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 45.83 N, Longitude: 109.95 W
Area code: 406
Population change in the 1990s: +79 (+5.0%).
Work and jobs in Big Timber: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Big Timber, Montana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Big Timber-area historical earthquake activity is below Montana state average. It is 52% smaller 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 94.1 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 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 88.9 miles away from Big Timber center
On 11/24/2000 at 04:20:06, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.3 ML, Depth: 2.7 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 83.1 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/2008 at 11:59:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.2 MW, 4.2 ML, Depth: 0.2 mi) earthquake occurred 79.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2006 at 00:05:32, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 3.6 MS, 4.1 MW, 4.0 ML, Depth: 7.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.6 miles away from Big Timber center
On 6/16/1997 at 02:33:06, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 ML, 3.9 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 88.1 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 Sweet Grass County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 3, Flood: 1, Snow: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Judy Martz - Speed skater, Gary Branae - Montana legislator, Orvin B. Fjare - Politician, Lindsay Burns - Olympic Rower.
Hospital/medical center in Big Timber:
Airports located in Big Timber:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Big Timber:
Public high school in Big Timber:
See full list of schools located in Big Timber, map of school districts: BIG TIMBER ELEMENTARY, SWEET GRASS COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL
Public elementary/middle schools in Big Timber:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Big Timber and their reported violations in the past:BIG TIMBER CITY OF (Population served: 1650, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:SPRING CREEK CG AND TROUT RANCH (Population served: 77, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:COTTONWOOD ESTATES (Population served: 58, Groundwater):
Past health violations:DEER CREEK MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 37, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 4.9%
(4.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 24.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 94.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
52 people in nursing homes in 2000
5 people in other workers' dormitories in 2000
Big Timber compared to Montana state average:
Banks with branches in Big Timber (2011 data):
Fire-safe hotels and motels in Big Timber, Montana:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
1996 2000 2004 2008 2012
1996 Presidential Elections Results
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2012 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Big Timber (based on Sweet Grass County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 34.08%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Big Timber government finances in 2006(per resident):
9.87% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($51,924 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.98% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,153 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Big Timber:
Strongest FM radio stations in Big Timber:
TV broadcast stations around Big Timber:
Big Timber fatal accident list:
Aug 26, 2002 09:02 PM, E 1st Ave, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 18, 1998 07:00 PM, Sr-10, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 8, 1986 01:25 PM, P091, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 24 meters (79ft)
Total average daily traffic: 8,640
Total average daily truck traffic: 172
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Big Timber)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 47 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Big Timber, MT)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Big Timber)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 22 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Big Timber)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: