For population 25 years and over in Flathead:
For population 15 years and over in Flathead CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Missoula, MT (48.8 miles , pop. 57,053).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (356.8 miles , pop. 480,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (947.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Hot Springs, MT (3.4 miles ), Dixon, MT (3.8 miles ), Paradise, MT (3.8 miles) , Old Agency, MT (3.9 miles) , Lonepine, MT (4.0 miles) , Charlo, MT (4.1 miles ), Plains, MT (4.1 miles ), Ronan, MT (4.5 miles ).
Latitude: 47.48 N, Longitude: 114.52 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 406
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Flathead: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Flathead, Montana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Flathead-area historical earthquake activity is above Montana state average. It is 45% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/22/1998 at 01:17:47, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 ML, 4.6 ML, Depth: 7.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 47.8 miles away from the city center
On 5/2/1995 at 19:31:02, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.2 ML, 4.5 ML, Depth: 5.6 mi) earthquake occurred 46.1 miles away from Flathead 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 75.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/1/1992 at 11:33:47, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 3.8 ML, 4.2 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 46.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/29/1995 at 18:10:50, a magnitude 4.1 (3.7 ML, 4.1 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 45.7 miles away from Flathead center
On 4/15/1998 at 02:28:35, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MD, 3.8 ML, Depth: 2.7 mi) earthquake occurred 51.5 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 Sanders County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Fires: 3, Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Snow: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Flathead:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Flathead:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 17.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 8.50. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
2 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
24 people in nursing homes in 2000
Flathead compared to Montana state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Flathead (based on Sanders County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 34.67%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.53% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($42,533 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:
8.13% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,007 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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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
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