Butte, Montana

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Population in July 2007: 31,633.
Males: 15,615  (49.4%)
Females: 16,018  (50.6%)
Median resident age:  38.8 years
Montana median age:  37.5 years

Zip code: 59701

Estimated median household income in 2013: $38,808 (it was $30,037 in 2000)
Butte:

$38,808
MT:

$46,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,076 (it was $16,926 in 2000)

Butte CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $124,095 (it was $72,600 in 2000)
Butte:

$124,095
MT:

$190,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $160,647; Detached houses: $167,788; Townhouses or other attached units: $152,848; In 2-unit structures: $156,017; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $104,421; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $90,589; Mobile homes: $76,473
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  • Races in Butte, MT (2000)

    Butte races chart
    • 31,33693.5%White alone
    • 9372.8%Hispanic
    • 6171.8%American Indian alone
    • 3901.2%Two or more races
    • 1440.4%Asian alone
    • 450.1%Black alone
    • 200.06%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 180.05%Other race alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Butte: 94.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated in 1897

Elevation: 5549 feet

Land area: 171.9 square miles.

Population density: 184 people per square mile   (very low).

Butte, Montana map

For population 25 years and over in Butte:

  • High school or higher: 85.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.8%
  • Unemployed: 6.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Butte CCD:

  • Never married: 24.3%
  • Now married: 53.9%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 9.7%
  • Divorced: 12.1%



According to our research of Montana and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Butte, Montana as of August 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Butte to the number of sex offenders is 15,817 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Butte CCD:  1.7% ($1,202)
Montana:  1.3% ($1,212)
Butte satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Missoula, MT (93.1 miles , pop. 57,053).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (469.8 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (862.3 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Butte-Silver Bow, MT (1.7 miles ), Walkerville, MT (1.7 miles ), Rader Creek, MT (3.8 miles ), Deer Lodge Valley, MT (4.3 miles ), Whitehall, MT (4.7 miles ), Basin, MT (4.8 miles ), Anaconda-Deer Lodge County, MT (4.9 miles ), Boulder, MT (5.1 miles ).

Latitude: 45.99 N, Longitude: 112.52 W

Area code: 406

Butte household income distribution Butte home values distribution

Detailed articles:

Butte tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.9%
Montana:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Utilities (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Health care (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Health care (21%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Utilities (5%)
  • Food and beverage stores (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Cashiers (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Butte, Montana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Butte-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Montana state average. It is 78% 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 134.1 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 146.4 miles away from Butte 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 125.9 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 41.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 454.9 miles away from Butte center
On 8/22/1984 at 09:46:30, a magnitude 5.8 (5.0 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.8 ML) earthquake occurred 124.9 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 Silver Bow County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 2, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Birthplace of: Barbara Ehrenreich - Journalist, Keith Jardine - Martial artist, Martha Raye - Comic actress and singer, Levi Leipheimer - Road bicycle racer, Evel Knievel - Motorcycle Daredevil, Robbie Knievel - Stunt performer, Wayne S. Vucinich - Historian, Kirby Grant - Aviator, Bob O'Billovich - Player of and football, Brian Morris (judge) - Montana Supreme Court Justice.

Hospitals and medical centers in Butte:

  • EASTER SEALS HIGHLANDS HOSPICE (3703 HARRISON AVE)
  • ST JAMES HEALTHCARE (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 400 S CLARK ST)
  • ST PATRICK BUTTE DIALYSIS CENTER (ST JAMES COMMUNITY HOSPITAL)
  • BETA FACTOR HOME CARE INC (3212 BUSCH ST)
  • CITY COUNTY HOME HEALTH SERVICE (25 W FRONT ST)
  • BUTTE CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (2400 CONTINENTAL DR)
  • COPPER RIDGE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (3251 NETTIE ST)
  • CREST NURSING HOME (3131 AMHERST AVE)

Airports and heliports located in Butte:

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Colleges/Universities in Butte:

  • Montana Tech of the University of Montana (Full-time enrollment: 1,892; Location: 1300 W Park St; Public; Website: www.mtech.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Highlands College of Montana Tech (FT enrollment: 613; Location: 25 Basin Creek Rd; Public; Website: www.mtech.edu/)
  • Butte Academy of Beauty Culture (FT enrollment: 63; Location: 303 W Park St; Private, for-profit; Website: butteacademyofbeauty.ipage.com/)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Butte:

  • Montana State University (about 75 miles; Bozeman, MT; Full-time enrollment: 12,942)
  • The University of Montana (about 92 miles; Missoula, MT; FT enrollment: 13,602)
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 155 miles; Rexburg, ID; FT enrollment: 30,522)
  • Montana State University-Billings (about 194 miles; Billings, MT; FT enrollment: 4,319)
  • Idaho State University (about 217 miles; Pocatello, ID; FT enrollment: 10,350)
  • Lewis-Clark State College (about 218 miles; Lewiston, ID; FT enrollment: 3,199)
  • University of Idaho (about 221 miles; Moscow, ID; FT enrollment: 10,416)

Public high school in Butte:

Private high school in Butte:

  • BUTTE CENTRAL CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 138; Location: 9 S IDAHO ST; Grades: 9 - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Butte:

Private elementary/middle school in Butte:

  • SILVERBOW MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 81; Location: 1800 SUNSET RD; Grades: PK - 6)
See full list of schools located in Butte, map of school districts: BUTTE ELEMENTARY, BUTTE HIGH SCHOOL

Library in Butte:

  • BUTTE-SILVER BOW PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $822,334; Location: 226 WEST BROADWAY; 65,005 books; 1,297 audio materials; 2,590 video materials; 56 state licensed databases; 2 other licensed databases; 230 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Butte: Butte Country Club (A), Butte Gun Club (B), Rocker Water Supply (C), Tunnel Number 5 (D), Basin Creek Park (E), Roosevelt Campground (F), Camp Castlerock (G), Highland View Golf Course (H), Butte KOA Kampground (I), La Rue Mountain View RV Park (J), United States High Altitude Sports Center (K), Berkeley Pit Information Center (L), Carpenter Ranch (M), Deerlodge Supervisors Office (N), Butte Industrial Park (O), Tamarack Square (P), Big Spring Picnic Area (Q), Lions Den Campground (R), Eagles Nest Campground (S), Blacktail Deer Picnic Area (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Butte Plaza Mall (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Butte include: Church of God of Prophecy (A), Holy Trinity Serbian Orthodox Church (B), Worldwide Church of God (C), Seventh Day Adventist Church (D), Salvation Army Church (E), United Pentecostal Church of Butte (F), Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses (G), Holy Spirit Catholic Church (H), Butte Rescue Mission (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: B'Nai Israel Cemetery (1), Mount Moriah Cemetery (2), Mountain View Cemetery (3), Saint Patrick Cemetery (4), Holy Cross Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Moulton Reservoir Number 2 (A), Upper Reservoir (B), Basin Creek Reservoir (C), West Side Reservoir (D), Moulton Distribution Reservoir (E), High Service Reservoir (F), Moulton Reservoir Number One (G), Upper Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Basin Creek (A), Blacktail Creek (B), Canada Creek (C), Standby Creek (D), Two-Bit Creek (E), Grove Gulch Creek (F), Yankee Doodle Creek (G), Sand Creek (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Butte include: Stodden Park (1), Chester Steele Park (2), Thompson Park (3), Copper King National Mansion Historic Place (4), Marcus Daly Statue (5), Leonard Field (6), Alumni Field (7), Soccer/Intramural Field (8), Meaderville Historical Marker (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Butte Silver Bow Arts Foundation (Museums; 321 West Broadway Street) (1), MAI Wah Society Inc (Museums; 17 West Mercury Street) (2), World Museum of Mining (155 Museum Way) (3), Copper King Mansion Bed & Breakfast (Museums; 219 West Granite Street) (4), Renewable Technologies Inc (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; Metal Bank Building) (5), Bugni Investigation (Tours & Charters; 3460 Street Ann Street) (6). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Toad Hall Manor (1 Green Lane) (1), Hampton Inn Butte (3499 Harrison Avenue) (2), Comfort Inn of Butte (2777 Harrison Avenue) (3), Best Western Butte Plaza Inn (2900 Harrison Avenue) (4), Finlen Hotel & Motor Inn (100 East Broadway Street Ofc) (5), Red Lion Hotel (2100 Cornell Avenue) (6), Cooper King Mansion Bed & Breakfast (219 West Granite Street) (7), Super 8 Motel of Butte (2929 Harrison Avenue) (8), Rocker Inn (122001 West Browns Gulch Road) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Butte City - Youth Court (Courthouse) (1), Montana State - Job Service-Helena Local Office-Labor & Industry- B (2201 White Boulevard) (2), Butte City - Justice Court (Courthouse) (3), Butte City - Clerk Of The Court (Courthouse) (4), Butte City - City Court (Courthouse) (5). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Silver Bow 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 2012 was 101. This is worse than average.

City:

101
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2006 was 0.700. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.700
U.S.:

0.303

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 28.3. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.3
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 11.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.2
U.S.:

9.1

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

BUTTE SILVERBOW WATER DEPT (Population served: 33,000, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • Failure to Filter (SWTR) - In APR-24-2012. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-24-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-24-2012), St Other (APR-25-2012), St Public Notif received (MAY-11-2012), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-20-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-19-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-19-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-16-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAR-09-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-08-2010), St Public Notif requested (SEP-08-2010), St Public Notif received (OCT-25-2010), St No addtl Formal Action needed (FEB-02-2011), St Compliance achieved (2 times from FEB-11-2011 to FEB-11-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-29-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-29-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUL-28-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-29-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-29-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUL-28-2008)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 23 regular monitoring violations
TOWN PUMP NO 9100 ANACONDA (Population served: 1,344, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-01-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from NOV-01-2005 to NOV-01-2005), St Public Notif received (NOV-15-2005), St Compliance achieved (FEB-07-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 13 routine major monitoring violations
TOWN PUMP STORE WOODSIDE (Population served: 1,198, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
TOWN PUMP NO 5400 MISSOULA (Population served: 1,193, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
TOWN PUMP FLORENCE (Population served: 1,092, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
TOWN PUMP NO 0360 DILLON (Population served: 924, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
TOWN PUMP NO 8939 LOLO (Population served: 741, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from MAR-22-2013 to MAR-22-2013), St Public Notif requested (MAR-22-2013), St Compliance achieved (APR-15-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-19-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from NOV-19-2012 to NOV-19-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-21-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-05-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-19-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from OCT-19-2012 to OCT-19-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-22-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-05-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-24-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from SEP-24-2012 to SEP-24-2012), St Public Notif received (SEP-25-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-05-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
TOWN PUMP NO 0900 BUTTE (Population served: 661, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from SEP-12-2014 to SEP-12-2014), St Public Notif requested (SEP-12-2014), St Public Notif received (SEP-16-2014)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JAN-04-2006), St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-11-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAR-18-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 14 routine major monitoring violations
  • 7 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Butte that have no violations reported:

  • TOWN PUMP NO 8910 CLB FLS (Population served: 1,267, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WHITE SANDY CAMPGROUND UNAPPROVED (Population served: 600, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This place:  2.2 people
Montana:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  57.4%
Whole state:  62.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.8%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

15.2%
Whole state:

14.6%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

5.6%
Whole state:

5.8%

People in group quarters in Butte in 2010:

  • 286 people in college/university student housing
  • 276 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 202 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 64 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 58 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 58 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 17 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 17 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 10 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 10 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Butte in 2000:

  • 397 people in nursing homes
  • 196 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 195 people in halfway houses
  • 72 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 68 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 52 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 41 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 38 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 18 people in other group homes
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 4 people in religious group quarters
  • 3 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded

Butte compared to Montana state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
Arena or stadium:
  • Butte Civic Center. Capacity: 7,500.

Banks with branches in Butte (2011 data):

  • Glacier Bank: - Butte Tamarack Office, - Butte Harrison Office, - Harrison Drive Up Bra. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $1,375.7 mil, Deposits: $807.5 mil, headquarters in Kalispell, MT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 21 total offices, Holding Company: Glacier Bancorp, Inc.
  • First Citizens Bank of Butte: First Citizens Bank Of Butte at 3220 Harrison Avenue, branch established on 1977/07/27; Butte Branch at 3701 Elizabeth Warren Boulevard, branch established on 1998/07/16. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $71.3 mil, Deposits: $58.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Butte Bank Shares, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Butte South Branch at 3650 Harrison Avenue, branch established on 1907/04/07; Butte Uptown Branch at 202 North Main Street, branch established on 1967/10/16. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • First Montana Bank, Inc.: 1940 Dewey Boulevard Branch at 1940 Dewey Boulevard, branch established on 1995/09/05. Info updated 2010/01/27: Bank assets: $295.7 mil, Deposits: $243.2 mil, headquarters in Libby, MT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: First National Bancorp, Inc.
  • Bank of Bridger, National Association: Butte Branch at 3525 Harrison Avenue, branch established on 2001/06/28. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $303.8 mil, Deposits: $272.1 mil, headquarters in Bridger, MT, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Bridger Company, The
  • American Federal Savings Bank: 3401 Harrison Branch at 3401 Harrison, branch established on 1922/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $317.5 mil, Deposits: $215.6 mil, headquarters in Helena, MT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Butte Branch at 10 South Main Street, branch established on 1882/03/13. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Flint Creek Valley Bank: Butte Branch at 605 Dewey Boulevard, branch established on 1999/02/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $61.5 mil, Deposits: $54.8 mil, headquarters in Philipsburg, MT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Flint Creek Holding Company

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Butte, Montana:

  • Comfort Inn, 2777 Harrison Ave, Butte, MT 59701 , Phone: (406) 494-8850, Fax: (406) 494-2801
  • Super 8 Motel Of Butte, 2929 Harrison Ave, Butte, MT 59701 , Phone: (406) 494-6000, Fax: (406) 494-6000
  • Ramada Inn Copper King, 4655 Harrison Ave, Butte, MT 59701 , Phone: (406) 494-6666, Fax: (406) 494-3274
  • Quality Inn Suites & Convention Center, 2100 Cornell Ave, Butte, MT 59701 , Phone: (406) 494-7800, Fax: (406) 494-2875
  • Best Western Butte Plaza Inn, 2900 Harrison Ave, Butte, MT 59701 , Phone: (406) 494-3500, Fax: (406) 484-7611
  • Rocker Inn, 122001 W Browns Gulch Rd, Butte, MT 59701 , Phone: (406) 723-5464
  • Holiday Inn Express Parkside, 1 Holiday Park, Butte, MT 59701 , Phone: (406) 494-6999
  • Days Inn-butte, 2700 Harrison Ave, Butte, MT 59701 , Phone: (406) 494-7000
  • 2 other hotels and motels
All 10 fire-safe hotels and motels in Butte, Montana

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
Montana average:

10.4

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (86%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

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Religion statistics for Butte CCD (based on Silver Bow County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic9,0508
Evangelical Protestant1,86115
Other1,7887
Mainline Protestant1,59210
Orthodox2001
None19,709-
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: 5
Silver Bow County:

1.53 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Silver Bow County:

3.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 41
Here:

12.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.1%
Montana:

7.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Silver Bow County:

21.2%
Montana:

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

12.9%
State:

10.7%

5.73% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,158 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.73%
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  0.47% ($23,774 average AGI)
from Gallatin County, MT  0.38% ($23,940)
from Lewis and Clark County, MT  0.37% ($22,958)


5.31% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,102 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.31%
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  0.39% ($29,137 average AGI)
to Lewis and Clark County, MT  0.38% ($42,020)
to Yellowstone County, MT  0.28% ($49,324)

Strongest AM radio stations in Butte:

  • KBOW (550 AM; 5 kW; BUTTE, MT; Owner: BUTTE BROADCASTING INCORPORATED)
  • KXTL (1370 AM; 5 kW; BUTTE, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP, INC.)
  • KGVW (640 AM; 10 kW; BELGRADE, MT; Owner: GALLATIN VALLEY WITNESS, INC.)
  • KANA (580 AM; 1 kW; ANACONDA, MT; Owner: JIMMY RAY CARROLL)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKGR (680 AM; daytime; 5 kW; EAST HELENA, MT; Owner: KKGR, INC.)
  • KMTX (950 AM; 5 kW; HELENA, MT; Owner: CAPRI, INC)
  • KOFI (1180 AM; 50 kW; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KOFI, INC.)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBOZ (1090 AM; 5 kW; BOZEMAN, MT; Owner: REIER BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KBCK (1400 AM; 1 kW; DEER LODGE, MT; Owner: JIMMY RAY CARROLL)
  • KWEI (1260 AM; 50 kW; WEISER, ID; Owner: TREASURE VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KMON (560 AM; 5 kW; GREAT FALLS, MT; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Butte:

  • K210BF (89.9 FM; BUTTE, MT; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KAPC (91.3 FM; BUTTE, MT; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF MONTANA)
  • KOPR (94.1 FM; BUTTE, MT; Owner: BUTTE BROADCASTING INCORPORATED)
  • KMBR (95.5 FM; BUTTE, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP, INC.)
  • K213CJ (90.5 FM; BUTTE, MT; Owner: MONTANA CHRISTIAN RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KAAR (92.5 FM; BUTTE, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP, INC.)
  • KQRV (96.9 FM; DEER LODGE, MT; Owner: ROBERT CUMMINGS TOOLE)
  • KGLM-FM (97.7 FM; ANACONDA, MT; Owner: JIMMY RAY CARROLL)
  • KMSM-FM (106.9 FM; BUTTE, MT; Owner: ASSOCIATED STUDENTS OF MONTANA TECH)
  • KVCM (103.1 FM; HELENA, MT; Owner: HI-LINE RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KMTX-FM (105.3 FM; HELENA, MT; Owner: CAPRI, INC)
  • KZMT (101.1 FM; HELENA, MT; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • K262AB (100.3 FM; WALKERVILLE, MT; Owner: THE LACEY COMPANY)
  • K213CB (90.5 FM; DEER LODGE, MT; Owner: HI-LINE RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K257AF (99.3 FM; BUTTE, MT; Owner: ROBERT C. TOOLE)
  • K219KM (91.7 FM; BUTTE, MT; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Butte:

  • KWYB (Channel 18; BUTTE, MT; Owner: MMM LICENSE LLC)
  • KTVM (Channel 6; BUTTE, MT; Owner: EAGLE COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KXLF-TV (Channel 4; BUTTE, MT; Owner: KXLF COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K43DU (Channel 43; BUTTE, MT; Owner: MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Butte fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Butte)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 125 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Butte, MT)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 108 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 153 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Butte)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 48 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Butte)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 167
  • Hazardous Condition: 85
  • Service Call: 20
  • Good Intent Call: 4

Incident types - Butte

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Butte, MT
Most common first names in Butte, MT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John64373.6 years
Mary54979.4 years
William45973.7 years
James33971.7 years
Margaret23179.2 years
Joseph22472.6 years
Robert22168.0 years
George21175.6 years
Thomas20372.2 years
Helen20277.3 years
Most common last names in Butte, MT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Sullivan16677.4 years
Johnson12275.0 years
Smith8275.2 years
Kelly6975.5 years
Williams6974.4 years
Harrington6876.2 years
Shea6676.6 years
Murphy6274.4 years
Jones5673.7 years
Brown5470.9 years
Businesses in Butte, MT
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1MasterBrand Cabinets5
Albertsons1Maurices1
Arby's1McDonald's2
Bath & Body Works1Motel 61
Best Western1New Balance2
Budget Car Rental1Nike3
Burger King1Papa John's Pizza1
Carson Pirie Scott1Payless1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Comfort Inn1Quiznos1
Dairy Queen2RadioShack1
Days Inn1Safeway2
Dennys1Sears1
FedEx5Staples1
Ford1Starbucks1
GNC1Subaru1
GameStop1Subway4
Goodwill3Super 81
H&R Block1Toyota1
Holiday Inn1U-Haul3
Honda1UPS9
JCPenney1Vans2
Jones New York1Vons2
Kmart1Walmart1
La-Z-Boy2Wendy's1
Lane Furniture4YMCA1
Little Caesars Pizza1
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