For population 25 years and over in East Helena:
For population 15 years and over in East Helena town:
31 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,362 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Great Falls, MT (69.8 miles , pop. 56,690).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (487.4 miles , pop. 480,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (903.5 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Helena Valley Southeast, MT (1.2 miles ), Montana City, MT (1.9 miles ), Helena, MT (2.3 miles ), Helena Valley Northeast, MT (2.4 miles ), Helena Valley West Central, MT (2.7 miles ), Helena West Side, MT (2.8 miles ), Clancy, MT (2.9 miles ), Helena Valley Northwest, MT (3.3 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 46.59 N, Longitude: 111.92 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 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 East Helena detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +142 (+9.5%).
Work and jobs in East Helena: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in East Helena, Montana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:East Helena-area historical earthquake activity is above Montana state average. It is 50% 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 88.3 miles away from the city 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 83.3 miles away from East Helena center
On 6/28/2000 at 14:28:31, a magnitude 4.5 (4.0 MB, 4.5 ML, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 77.0 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 68.3 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 30.0 miles away from East Helena 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 62.3 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 Lewis and Clark County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Fires: 3, Storms: 3, Snow: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near East Helena:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to East Helena:
See full list of schools located in East Helena, map of school districts: EAST HELENA ELEMENTARY, HELENA HIGH SCHOOL
Public elementary/middle schools in East Helena:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2001 was 6.64. This is significantly worse than average. There were 34 monitors within city limits.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2001 was 0.141. This is significantly worse than average. There were 36 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 7.98. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.7 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in East Helena and their reported violations in the past:EASTGATE VILLAGE SEWER AND WATER (Population served: 2000, Groundwater):
Past health violations:EAST HELENA CITY OF (Population served: 1796, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:LA CASA GRANDE WATER AND SEWER DISTRICT (Population served: 500, Groundwater):
Past health violations:DAVIS MEADOW VILLAGE (Population served: 140, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:HOMESTEAD VALLEY WUA HVHA (Population served: 105, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:BUZZ INN THE (Population served: 88, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:BAHNY BRAE SUBDIVISION (Population served: 35, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 14.1%
(12.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 17.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 61.3% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
East Helena compared to Montana state average:
Banks with branches in East Helena (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for East Helena (based on Lewis and Clark County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.09%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Number of full-service restaurants: 52
Adult diabetes rate:
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East Helena government finances - Expenditure in 2004 (per resident):
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East Helena government finances - Cash and Securities in 2004 (per resident):
7.87% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($39,145 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:
7.18% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,698 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($89 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in East Helena:
Strongest FM radio stations in East Helena:
TV broadcast stations around East Helena:
East Helena fatal accident list:
May 4, 2009 06:00 PM, Shar Court, Lat: 46.60916111, Lon: -111.9326611, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 30, 1977 03:40 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 21, 1975 07:05 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 6 meters (20ft)
Total average daily traffic: 20,950
Total average daily truck traffic: 421
Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic: 27,590
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in East Helena)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:69 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:6
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:38 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in East Helena)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in East Helena)
FAA Registered Aircraft:23 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for East Helena, MT