For population 25 years and over in Colstrip:
For population 15 years and over in Colstrip city:
16 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $703 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Billings, MT (92.2 miles , pop. 89,847).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Denver, CO (434.7 miles , pop. 554,636).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (902.4 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Rosebud, MT (1.5 miles) , Lame Deer, MT (4.3 miles ), Muddy, MT (4.6 miles ), Ashland, MT (5.1 miles ), Forsyth, MT (5.1 miles ), Northern Cheyenne, MT (5.4 miles) , Busby, MT (5.5 miles ), Birney, MT (5.8 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 45.89 N, Longitude: 106.63 W
Area code: 406
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Colstrip detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 12 (6 officers).
Work and jobs in Colstrip: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Colstrip, Montana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Colstrip-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Montana state average. It is 94% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/23/1991 at 20:32:27, a magnitude 3.6 (3.3 ML, 3.6 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 6.5 miles away from the city center
On 2/25/1993 at 03:44:15, a magnitude 3.9 (3.5 ML, 3.9 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 71.9 miles away from Colstrip center
On 11/3/1999 at 13:28:52, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 62.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Rosebud County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Kevin Criswell - College basketball player (Montana Grizzlies).
Airports located in Colstrip:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Colstrip:
Public high school in Colstrip:
See full list of schools located in Colstrip, map of school districts: COLSTRIP ELEMENTARY, COLSTRIP HIGH SCHOOL
Public elementary/middle schools in Colstrip:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2009 was 1.97. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 20.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 6.93. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.7 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Colstrip and their reported violations in the past:COLSTRIP CITY OF (Population served: 2000, Surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 9.1%
(8.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 29.2% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Colstrip compared to Montana state average:
Banks with branches in Colstrip (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Colstrip city (based on Rosebud County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 46.15%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Adult diabetes rate:
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Colstrip government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):
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Colstrip government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):
Colstrip government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):
7.45% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($38,267 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:
9.43% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,890 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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Colstrip fatal accident list:
Aug 11, 1982 11:15 PM, P039, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Nov 17, 1977 10:15 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Colstrip)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Colstrip, MT)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Colstrip)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Colstrip)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Colstrip, MT
Businesses in Colstrip, MT
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.