Clark Canyon-Horse Prairie, Montana

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Population in July 2007: 434.
Males: 232  (53.7%)
Females: 202  (46.3%)
Median resident age:  35.2 years
Montana median age:  37.5 years

Zip code: 59725

Estimated median household income in 2013: $36,092 (it was $24,722 in 2000)
Clark Canyon-Horse Prairie:

$36,092
MT:

$46,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,387 (it was $10,234 in 2000)

Clark Canyon-Horse Prairie CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $264,388 (it was $127,500 in 2000)
Clark Canyon-Horse Prairie:

$264,388
MT:

$190,100
  • Races in Clark Canyon-Horse Prairie, MT (2000)

    Clark Canyon-Horse Prairie races chart
    • 41692.2%White alone
    • 286.2%Hispanic
    • 51.1%American Indian alone
    • 20.4%Other race alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Clark Canyon-Horse Prairie: 104.8 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Land area: 1248.7 square miles.

Population density: 0.3 people per square mile   (very low).

For population 25 years and over in Clark Canyon-Horse Prairie:

  • High school or higher: 82.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.3%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 10.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Clark Canyon-Horse Prairie CCD:

  • Never married: 22.0%
  • Now married: 70.5%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 2.4%
  • Divorced: 5.1%

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

Clark Canyon-Horse Prairie CCD:  0.5% ($650)
Montana:  1.3% ($1,212)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Idaho Falls, ID (114.0 miles , pop. 50,730).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (465.6 miles , pop. 224,220).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (792.3 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Leadore, ID (4.8 miles) , Dillon, MT (5.3 miles ), Lima, MT (5.7 miles ), Salmon, ID (6.5 miles ), Lima-Centennial Valley, MT (6.6 miles ), Patterson, ID (6.6 miles ), Big Hole Basin, MT (6.8 miles ), Wisdom, MT (7.0 miles) .

Latitude: 44.96 N, Longitude: 113.08 W

Clark Canyon-Horse Prairie household income distribution Clark Canyon-Horse Prairie home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.4%
Montana:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (71%)
  • Farm supplies merchant wholesalers (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Personal and laundry services (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Construction (2%)
  • Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers (2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (38%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Farm product raw materials merchant wholesalers (6%)
  • Health care (6%)
  • Food and beverage stores (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Farmers and farm managers (44%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (27%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (2%)
  • Business operations specialists (2%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (22%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (11%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (11%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (8%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)

Work and jobs in Clark Canyon-Horse Prairie: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Clark Canyon-Horse Prairie, Montana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Clark Canyon-Horse Prairie-area historical earthquake activity is above Montana state average. It is 96% 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 122.3 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 70.4 miles away from Clark Canyon-Horse Prairie center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 381.1 miles away from the city center
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 116.8 miles away from the city center
On 8/22/1984 at 09:46:30, a magnitude 5.8 (5.0 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.8 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 53.3 miles away from Clark Canyon-Horse Prairie 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) earthquake occurred 39.3 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 Beaverhead County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 1

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

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Clark Canyon-Horse Prairie:

  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 102 miles; Rexburg, ID; Full-time enrollment: 30,522)
  • Montana State University (about 111 miles; Bozeman, MT; FT enrollment: 12,942)
  • The University of Montana (about 139 miles; Missoula, MT; FT enrollment: 13,602)
  • Idaho State University (about 149 miles; Pocatello, ID; FT enrollment: 10,350)
  • College of Southern Idaho (about 179 miles; Twin Falls, ID; FT enrollment: 5,051)
  • Boise State University (about 181 miles; Boise, ID; FT enrollment: 16,774)
  • College of Western Idaho (about 194 miles; Nampa, ID; FT enrollment: 6,300)

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Notable locations in Clark Canyon-Horse Prairie: McMenomey Ranch (A), Bannack Bench Windmill (B), Bloody Dick Guard Station (C), Mansfield Cow Camp (D), Briggs Ranch (E), Keystone Drift Fence (F), Cross Ranch (G), Peterson Ranch (H), Pierce Ranch (I), Sacajawea Memorial Camp (J), Selway Ranch (K), Henneberry Ranch (L), High Bridge Fishing Access Site (M), Henneberry Fishing Access Site (N), Donovan Ranch (O), Christensen Ranch (P), Hansen Ranch (Q), LC Cow Camp (R), Kidd (S), Horse Prairie Guard Station (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Lovells Lake (A), Dad Creek Lake (B), Selway Lake (C), Poison Lakes (D), Lake Canyon Lake (E), Harrison Lake (F), Horseshoe Lake (G), Goldstone Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Rivers and creeks: Browns Creek (A), Trail Creek (B), Alkali Creek (C), Noble Creek (D), Anton Creek (E), Barrett Creek (F), Bear Creek (G), Bill Hill Creek (H), Black Canyon Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Clark Canyon-Horse Prairie include: Clark Canyon Reservoir Recreational Area (1), Bannack State Park (2), Old Trail to the Gold Diggins Historical Marker (3), Dell Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beaverhead County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This place:  2.4 people
Montana:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  66.0%
Whole state:  62.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.4%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

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

29.5%
Whole state:

14.6%

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

14.3%
Whole state:

5.8%

Clark Canyon-Horse Prairie compared to Montana state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above 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.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.3
Montana average:

10.4

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (45%)
  • Wood (25%)
  • Electricity (17%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (9%)
  • Utility gas (2%)
  • Other fuel (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Clark Canyon-Horse Prairie CCD (based on Beaverhead County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other1,0525
Evangelical Protestant91110
Catholic6503
Mainline Protestant3325
None6,301-
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: 3
Beaverhead County:

3.41 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Beaverhead County:

5.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

18.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
Montana:

7.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Beaverhead County:

23.0%
Montana:

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

7.6%
State:

10.7%

7.80% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,225 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.80%
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 Gallatin County, MT  0.53% ($24,278 average AGI)
from Madison County, MT  0.50% ($28,059)
from Silver Bow County, MT  0.50% ($23,000)


8.01% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,687 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.01%
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  0.61% ($24,095 average AGI)
to Gallatin County, MT  0.52% ($41,556)
to Lewis and Clark County, MT  0.47% ($28,000)

Strongest AM radio stations in Clark Canyon-Horse Prairie:

  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBOW (550 AM; 5 kW; BUTTE, MT; Owner: BUTTE BROADCASTING INCORPORATED)
  • KGVW (640 AM; 10 kW; BELGRADE, MT; Owner: GALLATIN VALLEY WITNESS, INC.)
  • KWEI (1260 AM; 50 kW; WEISER, ID; Owner: TREASURE VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KZNR (690 AM; 10 kW; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDBM (1490 AM; 1 kW; DILLON, MT; Owner: DEAD-AIR BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KOFI (1180 AM; 50 kW; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KOFI, INC.)
  • KXTL (1370 AM; 5 kW; BUTTE, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP, INC.)
  • KID (590 AM; 5 kW; IDAHO FALLS, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSRA (960 AM; 1 kW; SALMON, ID; Owner: SALMON RIVER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)

Strongest FM radio stations in Clark Canyon-Horse Prairie:

  • K204CC (88.7 FM; CHALLIS, ETC., ID; Owner: CHALLIS MISSION CHURCH)
  • KBEV-FM (98.3 FM; DILLON, MT; Owner: DEAD-AIR BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
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