For population 25 years and over in Butte-Silver Bow:
For population 15 years and over in Butte-Silver Bow :
665 residents are foreign born (0.4% Europe, 0.4% North America, 0.2% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,463 (1.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Missoula, MT (93.1 miles , pop. 57,053).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (468.6 miles , pop. 480,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (860.3 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Butte, MT (1.7 miles ), Walkerville, MT (2.2 miles ), Deer Lodge Valley, MT (4.3 miles ), Whitehall, MT (4.8 miles ), Anaconda-Deer Lodge County, MT (4.8 miles ), Basin, MT (5.1 miles ), Anaconda, MT (5.1 miles ), Boulder, MT (5.3 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 45.96 N, Longitude: 112.56 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +457 (+1.4%)
Area code commonly used in this area: 406
Population change in the 1990s: +688 (+2.1%).
Work and jobs in Butte-Silver Bow: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Butte-Silver Bow, Montana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Butte-Silver Bow-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Montana state average. It is 123% greater than the overall U.S. average.
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 39.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/20/1999 at 13:50:25, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, 4.5 MS, 5.1 MD, Depth: 9.9 mi) earthquake occurred 82.1 miles away from Butte-Silver Bow center
On 5/8/2007 at 15:46:49, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.4 MW, 4.7 ML, Depth: 8.4 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 44.4 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 40.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/2000 at 14:28:31, a magnitude 4.5 (4.0 MB, 4.5 ML, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 65.3 miles away from Butte-Silver Bow center
On 10/28/1998 at 03:11:54, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.1 MD, 4.0 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 27.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), 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: Floods: 2, Fires: 2, Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Butte-Silver Bow:
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Silver Bow County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2006 was 0.700. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 30.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 15.8%
(14.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.9% for Black residents, 26.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 35.1% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 29.2% for other race residents, 35.4% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
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Religion statistics for Butte-Silver Bow (based on Silver Bow County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.29%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Number of full-service restaurants: 41
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.58% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,771 average adjusted gross income)
0.11% of residents moved from foreign countries ($92 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.03% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,207 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($338 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:5
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