For population 25 years and over in Box Elder:
For population 15 years and over in Box Elder CDP:
21 residents are foreign born (1.8% Europe, 1.5% Asia, 1.1% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $860 (1.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Great Falls, MT (81.4 miles , pop. 56,690).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (564.8 miles , pop. 480,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (1027.8 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Boneau, MT (2.6 miles) , Rocky Boy's, MT (2.7 miles ), Sangrey, MT (2.8 miles ), Azure, MT (3.0 miles ), St. Pierre, MT (3.1 miles ), Big Sandy, MT (3.2 miles ), Agency, MT (3.3 miles ), Parker School, MT (3.7 miles ).
Latitude: 48.31 N, Longitude: 110.00 W
Area code: 406
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Box Elder: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Box Elder, Montana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Box Elder-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Montana state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/16/1994 at 11:03:41, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.1 ML, 4.2 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 62.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/5/1991 at 09:24:07, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 92.3 miles away from Box Elder center
On 12/5/1991 at 10:10:00, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 56.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Hill County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
College/University in Box Elder:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Box Elder:
Public high school in Box Elder:
See full list of schools located in Box Elder, map of school districts: BOX ELDER ELEMENTARY, BOX ELDER HIGH SCHOOL
Public elementary/middle schools in Box Elder:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 29.2%
(7.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 69.6% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Box Elder compared to Montana state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Box Elder (based on Hill County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 45.58%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.00% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,516 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:
7.42% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,321 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:
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FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:6
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.