East Glacier Park Village, Montana

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Population in 2010: 363. Population change since 2000: -8.3%
Males: 178  (49.1%)
Females: 185  (50.9%)
Median resident age:  38.8 years
Montana median age:  40.1 years

Zip codes: 59434.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $43,393 (it was $37,417 in 2000)
East Glacier Park Village:

$43,393
MT:

$50,027

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $26,284 (it was $17,318 in 2000)

East Glacier Park Village CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $129,646 (it was $80,200 in 2000)
East Glacier Park Village:

$129,646
MT:

$217,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $131,877; Detached houses: $137,696; Mobile homes: $99,068

Median gross rent in 2016: $637.

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  • Races in East Glacier Park Village, MT (2010)

    East Glacier Park Village races chart
    • 19353.2%American Indian alone
    • 13838.0%White alone
    • 195.2%Two or more races
    • 102.8%Hispanic
    • 20.6%Other race alone
    • 10.3%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in East Glacier Park Village detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in East Glacier Park Village: 86.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Scottish (11.8%), German (5.6%), French (5.0%), English (4.7%), Irish (2.8%), Swedish (1.9%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Land area: 4.36 square miles.

Population density: 83 people per square mile   (very low).

East Glacier Park Village, Montana map

For population 25 years and over in East Glacier Park Village:

  • High school or higher: 95.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 39.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.8%
  • Unemployed: 9.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in East Glacier Park Village CDP:

  • Never married: 36.5%
  • Now married: 41.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 8.0%
  • Divorced: 14.3%

3 residents are foreign born

This place:

0.6%
Montana:

2.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,583 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,044 (1.0%)

East Glacier Park Village satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Great Falls, MT (110.7 miles , pop. 56,690).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (417.4 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (1028.0 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Starr School, MT (3.3 miles ), South Browning, MT (3.5 miles ), Browning, MT (3.5 miles ), North Browning, MT (3.6 miles ), Blackfeet, MT (4.2 miles ), Heart Butte, MT (4.6 miles ), South Fork, MT (5.5 miles ), Babb, MT (5.5 miles) .

Latitude: 48.44 N, Longitude: 113.22 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 406

East Glacier Park Village household income distribution East Glacier Park Village home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.7%
Montana:

3.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (16%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Retail trade (26%)
  • Public administration (17%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Information (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Education, training, and library occupations (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (13%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (7%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in East Glacier Park Village: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in East Glacier Park Village, Montana

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Earthquake activity:

East Glacier Park Village-area historical earthquake activity is near Montana state average. It is 49% 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 294.7 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 303.3 miles away from East Glacier Park Village center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 438.3 miles away from the city center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
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 286.3 miles away from the city 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 213.0 miles away from East Glacier Park Village center
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.5 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.8 MW, Depth: 32.2 mi) earthquake occurred 444.7 miles away from the city center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Glacier County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Landslides: 2, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
East Glacier Park Village topographic map

Amtrak stations near East Glacier Park Village:

  • 1 miles: EAST GLACIER PARK (400 HWY 49 N.) - Seasonal Station . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, full-service food facilities, public transit connection.
  • 12 miles: BROWNING (HEART BUTTE RD. S.) - Seasonal Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to East Glacier Park Village:

  • The University of Montana (about 116 miles; Missoula, MT; Full-time enrollment: 13,602)
  • North Idaho College (about 174 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; FT enrollment: 4,684)
  • Spokane Community College (about 199 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,482)
  • Whitworth University (about 200 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 2,689)
  • Gonzaga University (about 201 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,780)
  • Spokane Falls Community College (about 204 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,052)
  • Eastern Washington University (about 213 miles; Cheney, WA; FT enrollment: 11,643)

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Notable locations in East Glacier Park Village: Glacier Park Lodge Golf Course (A), Smileys RV Park (B), Sears Motel and Campground (C), Y Lazy R RV Park (D), Glacier Park (E), East Glacier Park Branch Library (F), East Glacier Park Volunteer Fire Department (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in East Glacier Park Village: Chapel of the Ascension (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Glacier County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2007 was 27.3. This is significantly better than average.

City:

27.3
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 19.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.9
U.S.:

20.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 15.0%
(5.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.3% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
Montana:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  60.6%
Whole state:  62.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  11.3%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Montana average:

9.8

East Glacier Park Village travel time to work - commute East Glacier Park Village mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for East Glacier Park Village CDP (based on Glacier County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic7,4005
Evangelical Protestant85113
Mainline Protestant7714
Other3141
None4,063-
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: 4
Glacier County:

3.00 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Glacier County:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

0.48 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Glacier County:

4.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Here:

9.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.9%
Montana:

7.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Glacier County:

30.9%
Montana:

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

24.0%
State:

10.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

53.8%
Montana:

50.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

52.1%
Montana:

48.0%

Average BMI:
East Glacier Park Village:

28.9
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
East Glacier Park Village:

19.9%
Montana:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

6.9%
Montana:

9.9%

Average hours sleeping at night:
East Glacier Park Village:

6.7
Montana:

6.8

Overweight people:
East Glacier Park Village:

32.6%
Montana:

35.3%

General health condition:
East Glacier Park Village:

57.4%
Montana:

57.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.8%
Montana:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of East Glacier Park Village, MT Residents

5.60% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,111 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.60%
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 Toole County, MT  0.87% ($16,308 average AGI)
from Cascade County, MT  0.51% ($18,217)
from Missoula County, MT  0.40% ($18,278)


5.67% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,835 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.67%
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 Cascade County, MT  0.60% ($18,519 average AGI)
to Missoula County, MT  0.56% ($14,920)
to Flathead County, MT  0.38% ($35,412)

Strongest AM radio stations in East Glacier Park Village:

  • KOFI (1180 AM; 50 kW; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KOFI, INC.)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJJR (880 AM; 10 kW; WHITEFISH, MT; Owner: BEE BROADCASTING, INCORPORATED)
  • KGEZ (600 AM; 5 kW; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: SKYLINE BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KSEN (1150 AM; 10 kW; SHELBY, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGA (1510 AM; 50 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KMON (560 AM; 5 kW; GREAT FALLS, MT; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KXLY (920 AM; 20 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KQQQ (1150 AM; 25 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KLCY (930 AM; 5 kW; EAST MISSOULA, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in East Glacier Park Village:

  • KKMT (95.9 FM; COLUMBIA FALLS, MT; Owner: BEE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBBZ (98.5 FM; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: BEE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDBR (106.3 FM; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: BEE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSIL (100.7 FM; WALLACE, ID; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KALS (97.1 FM; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KALISPELL CHRISTIAN RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KQRK (92.3 FM; RONAN, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around East Glacier Park Village:

  • K05EE (Channel 5; BIG ARM, ETC., MT; Owner: BLACKTAIL TV TAX DISTRICT)
  • K08IU (Channel 8; EAST GLACIER PARK, MT; Owner: EAST GLACIER TV ASSOCIATION)
  • K10MK (Channel 10; EAST GLACIER PARK, MT; Owner: EAST GLACIER TV ASSOCIATION)
  • K13EJ (Channel 13; EAST GLACIER PARK, MT; Owner: EAST GLACIER TV ASSOCIATION)
  • K57FM (Channel 57; BROWNING, MT; Owner: BROWNING PUBLIC SCHOOL)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • 2,010Total average daily traffic
  • 40Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,593Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (44%)
  • Utility gas (37%)
  • Wood (16%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

East Glacier Park Village compared to Montana state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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