Broadus, Montana

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Population in 2019: 462 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +2.4%
Males: 222  (48.1%)
Females: 240  (51.9%)
Median resident age:

40.0 years
Montana median age:

40.5 years

Zip codes: 59317.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $64,982 (it was $25,156 in 2000)
Broadus:

$64,982
MT:

$57,153

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $30,706 (it was $15,938 in 2000)

Broadus town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $146,815 (it was $50,300 in 2000)
Broadus:

$146,815
MT:

$253,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $113,855; detached houses: $130,792; mobile homes: $52,414

Median gross rent in 2019: $562.

March 2019 cost of living index in Broadus: 85.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 4.7%
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  • Races in Broadus, MT (2019)
    • 49794.5%White alone
    • 163.0%Two or more races
    • 71.3%Hispanic
    • 51.0%American Indian alone

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Ancestries: German (35.8%), English (18.2%), Norwegian (9.1%), Italian (6.7%), American (4.8%), Irish (4.8%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 3029 feet

Land area: 0.33 square miles.

Population density: 1,413 people per square mile   (low).

Broadus, Montana map

8 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.5%
Montana:

2.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,143 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,223 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rapid City, SD (142.8 miles , pop. 59,607).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (385.7 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (896.9 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

East Powder River, MT (4.0 miles ),
Biddle, MT (4.9 miles),
Otter, MT (5.4 miles ),
Ashland, MT (6.6 miles ),
Little Missouri, MT (6.7 miles ),
Mizpah-Pumpkin, MT (6.8 miles ),
Birney, MT (7.2 miles),
Ekalaka, MT (7.2 miles )

Latitude: 45.44 N, Longitude: 105.41 W

Area code: 406

Distribution of median household income in Broadus, MT in 2019
Distribution of house value in Broadus, MT in 2019

Broadus satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.4%
Montana:

4.3%
Most common industries in Broadus, MT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (17.2%)
  • Health care (16.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (12.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.3%)
  • Public administration (5.3%)
  • Construction (4.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (24.8%)
  • Educational services (14.3%)
  • Construction (8.6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (8.6%)
  • Public administration (5.7%)
  • Health care (5.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (25.4%)
  • Educational services (19.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (13.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.7%)
  • Public administration (4.9%)
  • Clothing & accessories, including shoe, stores (4.1%)
  • Data processing, libraries, other information services (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Broadus, MT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (8.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Farmers and farm managers (9.5%)
  • Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations (8.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.8%)
  • Carpenters (4.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (11.5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)

Average climate in Broadus, 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 NO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 63.3. This is about average.

City:

63.3
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.938. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.938
U.S.:

5.558
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 34.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 20.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.6
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.37. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.37
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Broadus-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Montana state average. It is 338% 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 263.6 miles away from Broadus 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 422.7 miles away from Broadus 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 265.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 87.7 miles away from Broadus center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 88.1 miles away from Broadus center
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 211.0 miles away from Broadus 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 Powder River County (9) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 1

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Broadus:

  • POWDER RIVER MANOR (104 N TRAUTMAN)

Airports located in Broadus:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Broadus:

  • Sheridan College (about 89 miles; Sheridan, WY; Full-time enrollment: 2,070)
  • Black Hills State University (about 100 miles; Spearfish, SD; FT enrollment: 3,166)
  • South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (about 144 miles; Rapid City, SD; FT enrollment: 2,102)
  • Montana State University-Billings (about 153 miles; Billings, MT; FT enrollment: 4,319)
  • Casper College (about 187 miles; Casper, WY; FT enrollment: 2,770)
  • Chadron State College (about 218 miles; Chadron, NE; FT enrollment: 2,374)
  • Bismarck State College (about 240 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 3,015)

Public high school in Broadus:

Public elementary/middle schools in Broadus:

  • BROADUS SCHOOL (Students: 150, Location: 518 N TRAUTMAN, Grades: PK-6)
  • BROADUS 7-8 (Students: 53, Location: 500 N TRAUTMAN, Grades: 7-8)
See full list of schools located in Broadus

Library in Broadus:

  • HENRY A MALLEY MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $62,044; Location: 102 SOUTH LINCOLN; 24,500 books; 450 audio materials; 200 video materials; 56 state licensed databases; 25 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Broadus: Powder River County Sheriff's Office (A), Broadus Volunteer Fire Department (B), Wildlife Museum (C), Macs Museum (D), Powder River Historical Museum (E), Jesse Ambulance Service (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Henry A Malley Memorial Library (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: White Buffalo RV & Campground (101 North Park).

Powder River 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 Broadus and their reported violations in the past:

BROADUS TOWN OF (Population served: 450, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In NOV-2011, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (MAR-15-2011), St Public Notif requested (DEC-20-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-20-2011), St Compliance achieved (JAN-03-2012)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2004, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-04-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-04-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2007)
  • 8 routine major monitoring violations
  • 6 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.0 people
Montana:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

52.3%
Whole state:

62.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

2.8%
Whole state:

6.7%


No gay or lesbian households reported

35 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

Banks with branches in Broadus (2011 data):

  • 1st Bank: Broadus at 201 North Wilbur, branch established on 1919/05/05. Info updated 2007/07/05: Bank assets: $134.1 mil, Deposits: $113.7 mil, headquarters in Sidney, MT, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: 1st United Bancorporation, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Broadus:

Marital status in Broadus, MT
  • Never married: 30.7%
  • Now married: 54.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 10.2%
  • Divorced: 4.8%

For population 25 years and over in Broadus:

  • High school or higher: 93.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.3%
  • Unemployed: 6.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 7.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
Montana average:

9.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Broadus
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Broadus, MT (based on Powder River County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3751
Mainline Protestant1772
Evangelical Protestant733
Other331
None1,085-
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: 1
Here:

5.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Powder River County:

11.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
Powder River County:

11.78 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

10.38 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Powder River County:

7.9%
State:

7.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Powder River County:

21.8%
Montana:

23.1%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Broadus:

48.8%
Montana:

50.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Broadus:

44.1%
State:

48.0%

Average BMI:
Broadus:

28.4
Montana:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Broadus:

18.1%
State:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

9.3%
State:

9.9%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Broadus:

36.2%
State:

35.3%

General health condition:
This city:

53.4%
Montana:

57.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.3%
Montana:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Broadus, MT Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Sewerage 1$4,238$50,8560$0
Parks and Recreation 1$748$8,9760$0
Streets and Highways 1$3,872$46,4640$0
Financial Administration 1$3,784$45,4080$0
Water Supply 1$4,238$50,8560$0
Solid Waste Management 1$1,496$17,9520$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$210
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$222
Totals for Government 6$18,376$36,7526$432

Broadus government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Solid Waste Management: $6,000 ($12.99)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $136,000 ($294.37)
    Water Utilities: $123,000 ($266.23)
    Solid Waste Management: $58,000 ($125.54)
    Financial Administration: $49,000 ($106.06)
    Regular Highways: $37,000 ($80.09)
    Parks and Recreation: $26,000 ($56.28)
    Sewerage: $25,000 ($54.11)
    Police Protection: $22,000 ($47.62)
    General Public Buildings: $10,000 ($21.65)
    Local Fire Protection: $5,000 ($10.82)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000 ($6.49)
    Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($4.33)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $30,000 ($64.94)
    Regular Highways: $29,000 ($62.77)
    General - Other: $12,000 ($25.97)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $132,000 ($285.71)

Broadus government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $50,000 ($108.23)
    Solid Waste Management: $46,000 ($99.57)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($2.16)
    General Revenue - Other: $1,000 ($2.16)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $168,000 ($363.64)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $105,000 ($227.27)
    Highways: $15,000 ($32.47)
    Other: $13,000 ($28.14)
    Sewerage: $11,000 ($23.81)
    Water Utilities: $1,000 ($2.16)
  • Tax - Property: $151,000 ($326.84)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000 ($2.16)

Broadus government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,000 ($15.15)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,000 ($15.15)

Broadus government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,000 ($19.48)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $542,000 ($1173.16)

Strongest AM radio stations in Broadus:

  • KATL (770 AM; 10 kW; MILES CITY, MT; Owner: STAR PRINTING COMPANY)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KMTA (1050 AM; 10 kW; MILES CITY, MT; Owner: SENGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KTWO (1030 AM; 50 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KUYO (830 AM; daytime; 25 kW; EVANSVILLE, WY; Owner: WYOMING CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFLN (960 AM; 5 kW; BAKER, MT; Owner: NEWELL BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KROE (930 AM; 5 kW; SHERIDAN, WY; Owner: LOVCOM, INC.)
  • KIML (1270 AM; 5 kW; GILLETTE, WY; Owner: GILLETTE BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KIKC (1250 AM; 5 kW; FORSYTH, MT; Owner: MILES CITY, FORSYTH B/DCSTG, INC.)
  • KKLS (920 AM; 10 kW; RAPID CITY, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KWYO (1410 AM; 5 kW; SHERIDAN, WY; Owner: KWYO AM, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Broadus:

  • K220FL (91.9 FM; BROADUS, MT; Owner: MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY-BILLINGS)
  • K206BN (89.1 FM; ASHLAND, MT; Owner: MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY-BILLINGS)

TV broadcast stations around Broadus:

  • K08JV (Channel 8; BROADUS, ETC., MT; Owner: POWDER RIVER T.V. BOARD)
  • K06AA (Channel 6; BROADUS, ETC., MT; Owner: POWDER RIVER T.V. BOARD)
  • K03CS (Channel 3; BROADUS, MT; Owner: POWDER RIVER T.V. BOARD)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 62ft / 19.1mTotal length
  • 2,914Total average daily traffic
  • 553Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,060Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Broadus)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Sand Creek Hill Hwy Us 212 5.5 Mi Wnw (Lat: 45.471389 Lon: -105.500556), Call Sign: KMJ862,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.115 MHz, Grant Date: 11/21/2012, Expiration Date: 12/30/2022, Registrant: East-Mont Communications, 1819 Main St Ste A, Miles City, MT 59301, Phone: (406) 234-6732, Fax: (406) 234-6732, Email:
  • 8 Mi Ne (Lat: 45.530000 Lon: -105.426667), Call Sign: KKM916, Licensee ID: L00098392,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.685 MHz, Grant Date: 05/14/1997, Expiration Date: 07/23/2002, Cancellation Date: 11/24/2002, Registrant: Chris Mangen, Rr 82, Broadus, MT 59317
  • 20 Mi Sw On Hwy 212 (Lat: 45.181944 Lon: -105.732500), Structure height: 5 m, Call Sign: WPDI564, Licensee ID: L00125370,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.925 MHz, Grant Date: 08/28/2003, Expiration Date: 10/01/2013, Cancellation Date: 12/07/2013, Registrant: Horseshoe I Ranch, Billings, MT 59107, Phone: (406) 427-5231
  • Call Sign: WPXN510,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.270 MHz, 154.355 MHz, Grant Date: 05/12/2003, Expiration Date: 05/12/2013, Cancellation Date: 07/13/2013, Certifier: Joe Cathey, Registrant: Stine Electronics, 319 Highland Dr, Seeley Lake, MT 59868, Phone: (406) 677-2148, Fax: (406) 677-3777, Email:
  • Lat: 45.436111 Lon: -105.454167, Structure height: 0 m, Call Sign: WPXP951,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.835 MHz, Grant Date: 05/19/2003, Expiration Date: 05/19/2013, Cancellation Date: 07/20/2013, Certifier: Peggy S Fruit, Registrant: Stine Electronics, Seeley Lake, MT 59868, Phone: (406) 677-2148, Fax: (406) 677-3777, Email:
  • Hc 82 Box 421 (Lat: 45.444222 Lon: -105.315889), Type: Building, Structure height: 5.5 m, Call Sign: WQFU777,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.535 MHz, Grant Date: 10/10/2006, Expiration Date: 10/10/2016, Cancellation Date: 12/10/2016, Certifier: Daniel Hovermale, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern, Suite E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • Broadus, N Of Highway 212, 5 Miles Wnw Of (Lat: 45.475250 Lon: -105.498944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 112.8 m, Call Sign: WPTU782,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, Grant Date: 12/20/2011, Expiration Date: 12/19/2021, Certifier: Gregory M Romano, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Email:
  • Broadus, MT, N Of Hwy 212, 5 Miles Wnw Of Broadus, Mt (Powder River County) (Lat: 45.475250 Lon: -105.498944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 105.2 m, Overall height: 112.8 m, Call Sign: WQEB733,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz, Grant Date: 12/01/2015, Expiration Date: 12/22/2025, Certifier: Gregory M Romano, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Email:
  • BROADUS, 300 Block Wilbur Ave (Lat: 45.445250 Lon: -105.409417), Overall height: 22.9 m, Call Sign: WIV73,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2112.00 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, Grant Date: 02/14/1994, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001, Registrant: Range Telephone Cooperative, Inc., Forsyth, MT 59327
  • BROADUS R, 4.8 Miles W Of (Lat: 45.474417 Lon: -105.501639), Overall height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WLM640,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2128.00 MHz, Grant Date: 12/28/2010, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 02/09/2017, Registrant: Blooston, Mordkofsky, Dickens, Duffy & Prendergast, LLP, 2120 L Street, Nw, Suite 300, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 659-0830, Fax: (202) 828-5568

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2
  • Broadus Airport (Lat: 45.439444 Lon: -105.383889), Call Sign: WKV3,
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.900 MHz, Grant Date: 09/16/2015, Expiration Date: 10/24/2025, Registrant: Montana Aeronautics, 2630 Airport Rd., Helena, MT 59620, Phone: (406) 444-9592, Fax: (406) 444-2519, Email:
  • Broadus Airport (Lat: 45.435833 Lon: -105.411111), Type: Tower, Call Sign: WRLB3037,
    Assigned Frequencies: 0.33551 MHz, Grant Date: 05/11/2018, Expiration Date: 06/30/2028, Cancellation Date: 09/24/2019, Registrant: Montana Aeronautics, 2630 Airport Rd, Helena, MT 59620-0507, Phone: (406) 444-2506, Fax: (406) 444-2519, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KB7DPG, Licensee ID: L01367719, Grant Date: 02/08/2008, Expiration Date: 05/08/2018, Cancellation Date: 05/09/2020, Certifier: Thomas W Brewer, Registrant: Thomas W Brewer, Box 282, Broadus, MT 59317
  • Call Sign: WA7UBR, Licensee ID: L00886581, Grant Date: 07/01/2004, Expiration Date: 09/27/2014, Cancellation Date: 09/28/2016, Certifier: Chester S Poppa, Registrant: Chester S Poppa, 217 N Wilbur, Broadus, MT 59317
  • Call Sign: KF7YNX, Licensee ID: L01734389, Grant Date: 09/17/2012, Expiration Date: 09/17/2022, Certifier: Andrew R Trouten, Registrant: Andrew R Trouten, 7 Riesland Rd, Broadus, MT 59317
  • Call Sign: KJ7LKY, Licensee ID: L02314112, Grant Date: 12/26/2019, Expiration Date: 12/26/2029, Certifier: Shane M Copps, Registrant: Shane M Copps, Box 296, Broadus, MT 59317


FAA Registered Aircraft:

22 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Broadus)
Most common first names in Broadus, MT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1781.5 years
James1079.1 years
George975.4 years
Helen877.0 years
Mary887.4 years
Mildred782.9 years
Joseph779.7 years
William682.0 years
Richard672.0 years
Gladys585.0 years
Most common last names in Broadus, MT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith979.1 years
Williams781.6 years
Richards568.7 years
Rogge571.8 years
Traub572.8 years
Wetherelt581.6 years
Damm578.4 years
Nash578.2 years
Popp582.4 years
Heidel473.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Broadus, MT
  • 45.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 36.5%Electricity
  • 7.6%Wood
  • 5.9%Utility gas
  • 4.1%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Broadus, MT
  • 36.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 36.1%Coal or coke
  • 27.8%Electricity


Broadus compared to Montana state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Broadus on our top lists:

  • #95 on the list of "Top 100 cities with shortest commuting times"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"
There are 7 pilots and 5 other airmen in this city.
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