For population 25 years and over in Denton:
For population 15 years and over in Denton town:
5 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $860 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Great Falls, MT (64.0 miles , pop. 56,690).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Seattle, WA (578.9 miles , pop. 563,374).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (960.3 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Stanford, MT (4.1 miles ), Hobson, MT (4.7 miles ), Geraldine, MT (5.0 miles ), Hanover, MT (5.0 miles) , Moore, MT (5.2 miles) , Geyser, MT (5.2 miles) , Lewistown Heights, MT (5.3 miles ), Lewistown, MT (5.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 47.32 N, Longitude: 109.95 W
Area code: 406
Population change in the 1990s: -49 (-14.0%).
Work and jobs in Denton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Denton, Montana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Denton-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Montana state average. It is 78% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/5/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 28.3 miles away from the Denton town center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 6/8/1976, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 6.6 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Denton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Montana state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/26/2007 at 06:27:32, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 ML, Depth: 1.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 57.7 miles away from the city center
On 5/24/2000 at 04:22:06, a magnitude 4.2 (3.7 MB, 4.2 MD, Depth: 1.6 mi) earthquake occurred 96.4 miles away from Denton center
On 4/8/2000 at 11:30:22, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 ML, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 96.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/10/2000 at 19:14:05, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MD, Depth: 1.3 mi) earthquake occurred 92.6 miles away from the city center
On 2/6/1999 at 23:29:48, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MD, 3.8 ML, Depth: 0.7 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 89.2 miles away from Denton center
On 1/9/2003 at 00:02:17, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 ML, Depth: 6.6 mi) earthquake occurred 92.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Fergus 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, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Airports located in Denton:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Denton:
Public high school in Denton:
See full list of schools located in Denton, map of school districts: DENTON ELEMENTARY, DENTON HIGH SCHOOL
Public elementary/middle schools in Denton:
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 5.90. This is significantly better than average. There were 15 monitors within city limits.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 29.7. This is about average. There were 19 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Denton and their reported violations in the past:DENTON TOWN OF (Population served: 375, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 15.5%
(16.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 18.8% for Hispanic or Latino 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
Denton compared to Montana state average:
Banks with branches in Denton (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Denton town (based on Fergus County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 53.28%
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): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Denton government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Denton government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):
Denton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
6.96% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,948 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:
7.33% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,113 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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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total average daily traffic: 100
Total average daily truck traffic: 3
Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic: 100
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:5
FAA Registered Aircraft:11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Denton)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: