For population 25 years and over in Cardwell:
For population 15 years and over in Cardwell CDP:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2011: $1,250 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Great Falls, MT (117.8 miles , pop. 56,690).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (498.3 miles , pop. 480,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (853.3 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Whitehall, MT (2.6 miles ), Harrison, MT (3.7 miles) , Willow Creek, MT (4.0 miles ), Three Forks, MT (4.4 miles ), Boulder, MT (5.2 miles ), Radersburg, MT (5.3 miles) , Butte, MT (5.3 miles ), Twin Bridges, MT (5.3 miles ).
Latitude: 45.86 N, Longitude: 111.96 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 406
Average climate in Cardwell, Montana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Cardwell-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Montana state average. It is 189% 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 44.0 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 84.9 miles away from Cardwell 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 33.6 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 18.4 miles away from the city 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 14.0 miles away from Cardwell center
On 2/5/2006 at 03:25:52, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.4 MW, 4.6 ML, Depth: 8.7 mi) earthquake occurred 81.4 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 Jefferson County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Fires: 2, Snow: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Chet Huntley - (1911-1974), television journalist.
Airports located in Cardwell:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cardwell:
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Public elementary/middle school in Cardwell:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 0.0%
(0.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Cardwell compared to Montana state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Cardwell (based on Jefferson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 25.58%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
10.18% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($45,731 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:
10.02% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,716 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 Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:5
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: