Flaxville, Montana

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Population in 2013: 73 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -16.1%
 
Males: 34  (47.0%)
Females: 39  (53.0%)
Median resident age:  45.2 years
Montana median age:  39.6 years

Zip code: 59222

Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,277 (it was $34,688 in 2000)
Flaxville:

$41,277
MT:

$46,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,801 (it was $18,567 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $69,662 (it was $22,200 in 2000)
Flaxville:

$69,662
MT:

$190,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $128,639; Detached houses: $131,040; Mobile homes: $70,446

Median gross rent in 2013: $417.

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  • Races in Flaxville, MT (2010)

    Flaxville races chart
    • 6591.5%White alone
    • 45.6%Two or more races
    • 11.4%American Indian alone
    • 11.4%Hispanic
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Flaxville: 84.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (28.2%), Norwegian (23.5%), Irish (12.8%), Danish (10.1%), English (8.7%), French (4.0%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 2778 feet

Land area: 0.10 square miles.

Population density: 703 people per square mile   (low).

Flaxville, Montana map

For population 25 years and over in Flaxville:

  • High school or higher: 94.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.2%
  • Unemployed: 6.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Flaxville town:

  • Never married: 19.5%
  • Now married: 57.3%
  • Separated: 4.3%
  • Widowed: 1.0%
  • Divorced: 17.9%

2 residents are foreign born (2.3% North America).

This town:

2.3%
Montana:

1.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $672 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $718 (0.8%)

Flaxville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bismarck, ND (246.2 miles , pop. 55,532).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (617.6 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (974.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Scobey, MT (3.4 miles ), Fort Peck Reservation, MT (4.2 miles) , Outlook, MT (4.3 miles) , Plentywood, MT (5.3 miles ), Antelope, MT (5.8 miles) , Reserve, MT (5.9 miles) , Medicine Lake, MT (6.1 miles ), Froid, MT (6.7 miles) .

Latitude: 48.80 N, Longitude: 105.17 W

Area code: 406

Flaxville household income distribution Flaxville home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.4%
Montana:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: 0 (0.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (49%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Wholesale trade (14%)
  • Information (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (41%)
  • Accommodation and food services (22%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Information (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (33%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (19%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (27%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (22%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

Average climate in Flaxville, Montana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Flaxville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Montana state average. It is 45% smaller 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 391.7 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 524.8 miles away from Flaxville center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 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 388.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/29/1998 at 03:31:58, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, 3.7 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 36.8 miles away from the city center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 318.4 miles away from Flaxville 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) earthquake occurred 420.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Daniels County (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Flaxville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Flaxville:

  • DANIELS MEMORIAL NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; SCOBEY, MT)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Flaxville:

  • Minot State University (about 182 miles; Minot, ND; Full-time enrollment: 2,887)
  • Bismarck State College (about 245 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 3,015)
  • University of Mary (about 251 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 2,854)
  • Montana State University-Billings (about 261 miles; Billings, MT; FT enrollment: 4,319)
  • Sheridan College (about 292 miles; Sheridan, WY; FT enrollment: 2,070)
  • Black Hills State University (about 305 miles; Spearfish, SD; FT enrollment: 3,166)
  • South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (about 341 miles; Rapid City, SD; FT enrollment: 2,102)

Public high school in Flaxville:

Public elementary/middle schools in Flaxville:

See full list of schools located in Flaxville, School District: SCOBEY K-12 SCHOOLS

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Notable locations in Flaxville: Flaxville (A), Flaxville Community Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Flaxville include: Flaxville Lutheran Parish (A), Saint Louis Catholic Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Flaxville and their reported violations in the past:

FLAXVILLE TOWN OF (Population served: 82, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-29-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-29-2010), St Public Notif received (JAN-07-2011), St Compliance achieved (APR-04-2011)
  • OCCT/SOWT Study/Recommendation - In MAR-30-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-31-2007), St Compliance achieved (JAN-28-2008)
  • Public Education - In NOV-30-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-31-2007), St Compliance achieved (JAN-07-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-17-2014), St Public Notif requested (APR-17-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-17-2014), St Public Notif requested (APR-17-2014)
  • Water Quality Parameter M/R - Between JUL-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-29-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-29-2008), St No addtl Formal Action needed (NOV-07-2008), St Compliance achieved (JAN-12-2009)
  • Initial, Follow-up, or Routine Source Water M/R - In MAR-30-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-31-2007), St Compliance achieved (DEC-18-2007)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In SEP-01-2003, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-04-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-04-2005), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2005)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 12 regular monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 18.1%
(18.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This town:  1.9 people
Montana:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  45.9%
Whole state:  62.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  10.8%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Flaxville compared to Montana state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.4
Montana average:

9.9

Flaxville travel time to work - commute Flaxville mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (85%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (13%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Flaxville town (based on Daniels County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,2726
Catholic4251
Mainline Protestant361
None18-
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: 2
Daniels County:

12.16 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Daniels County:

6.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
Here:

12.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
Montana:

7.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Daniels County:

22.4%
Montana:

23.1%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 3$875
Totals for Government 0$0 3$875

Flaxville government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $79,000 ($1082.19)
    Gas Utilities: $53,000 ($726.03)
    General - Other: $22,000 ($301.37)
    Sewerage: $12,000 ($164.38)
    Financial Administration: $8,000 ($109.59)
    Regular Highways: $3,000 ($41.10)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($13.70)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($13.70)
    Police Protection: $1,000 ($13.70)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,000 ($41.10)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,000 ($13.70)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $13,000 ($178.08)

Flaxville government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $7,000 ($95.89)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $20,000 ($273.97)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $5,000 ($68.49)
    All Other: $3,000 ($41.10)
    General Support: $1,000 ($13.70)
  • Tax - Property: $6,000 ($82.19)

Flaxville government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $48,000 ($657.53)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $45,000 ($616.44)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $3,000 ($41.10)

Flaxville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $15,000 ($205.48)

6.53% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,122 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.53%
Montana average:

6.86%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.


4.50% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,909 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.50%
Montana average:

6.73%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Strongest AM radio stations in Flaxville:

  • KATQ (1070 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PLENTYWOOD, MT; Owner: RADIO INTERNAT'L-KATQ B/CAST ASSOC.)
  • KEYZ (660 AM; 5 kW; WILLISTON, ND; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KATL (770 AM; 10 kW; MILES CITY, MT; Owner: STAR PRINTING COMPANY)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMTA (1050 AM; 10 kW; MILES CITY, MT; Owner: SENGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KTWO (1030 AM; 50 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOFI (1180 AM; 50 kW; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KOFI, INC.)
  • KVCK (1450 AM; 1 kW; WOLF POINT, MT; Owner: WOLF TOWN WIRELESS, INC.)
  • KHRT (1320 AM; 10 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)

Strongest FM radio stations in Flaxville:

  • KCGM (95.7 FM; SCOBEY, MT; Owner: PRAIRIE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 0.005 Miles East Of Fas251 (Lat: 48.699333 Lon: -105.168500), Type: Tower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: KNKQ430
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/21/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020, Certifier: Gary Klind
    Registrant: Hill & Welch, 1025 Connecticut Ave., Nw #1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 857-1470, Fax: (301) 622-2864, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Gary Dascher, 0.4 Miles North Of Us Hwy 2 (Lat: 48.699333 Lon: -105.168500), Type: 60.7, Overall height: 57.9 m
    Registrant: 2027750070, Welchlaw@earthlink.Net, 1330 NEW HAMPSHIRE AVE., NW #113
  • Gary Dascher, 0.4 Miles North Of Us Hwy 2 (Lat: 48.699333 Lon: -105.168500), Type: 60.7, Overall height: 57.9 m
    Registrant: 2027750070, Welchlaw@earthlink.Net, 1330 NEW HAMPSHIRE AVE., NW #113
  • Robert Merrigan, 0.4 Miles North Of Us Hwy 2 (Lat: 48.699333 Lon: -105.168500), Type: 60.7, Structure height: 30019 m, Overall height: 57.9 m
    Registrant: 2028571470, Welchlaw@earthlink.Net, 1025 CONNECTICUT AVE., NW

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 15 Mi S & 2 Mi E (Lat: 48.591139 Lon: -105.125528), Call Sign: KNEX628, Licensee ID: L00610802
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.685 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/12/2003, Expiration Date: 02/23/2013, Cancellation Date: 04/27/2013
    Registrant: Norman C Ruud, Box 63, Flaxville, MT 59222
  • Lat: 48.597556 Lon: -105.168333, Call Sign: WQNX674
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.900 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/29/2011, Expiration Date: 06/29/2021, Certifier: Terry Gilbertson
    Registrant: Kotana Communications, Inc., 1819 1st Avenue, West, Williston, ND 58801, Phone: (701) 774-8001, Fax: (701) 774-1944, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • FLAXVILLE, Route 511, 1.4 Mi. N Of Flaxville (Lat: 48.823333 Lon: -105.170278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WQGU989
    Assigned Frequencies: 11633.1 MHz, 6388.11 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/23/2007, Expiration Date: 04/23/2017, Certifier: Scott F Bradford
    Registrant: Montana Statewide System - Pssb, Helena, MT 59620-0113, Phone: (406) 444-2782, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: K7SAM, Previous Call Sign: KB7SDE, Licensee ID: L00265922
    Grant Date: 05/05/2009, Expiration Date: 07/22/2019
    Registrant: Samuel D L Moore Ii, 132b Navajo Rd, Flaxville, MT 59222
  • Call Sign: KB7SFA, Licensee ID: L00604195
    Grant Date: 12/06/2002, Expiration Date: 01/26/2013, Cancellation Date: 04/08/2011, Certifier: Mark T Ihde
    Registrant: Mark T Ihde, Flaxville, MT 59222
  • Call Sign: KC7LNE, Licensee ID: L00995635
    Grant Date: 03/26/2005, Expiration Date: 06/05/2015
    Registrant: Jacqueline R Moore, Rt 1 Box 92, Flaxville, MT 59222
  • Call Sign: K7SFA, Previous Call Sign: KB7SFA, Licensee ID: L00604195
    Grant Date: 04/08/2011, Expiration Date: 04/08/2021, Certifier: Mark T Ihde
    Registrant: Mark T Ihde, Flaxville, MT 59222

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7460L , Serial Number: 18-7509055, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 05/05/1975
    Registrant (Partnership): Daniel L Jensen, Po Box 61, Flaxville, MT 59222, Other Owners: Carter E Jensen
  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BF (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 95033 , Serial Number: 9433, Year manufactured: 1946
    Registrant (Individual): Robert E Hardy, , Flaxville, MT 59222
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 188 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 96 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9852V , Serial Number: 188-0102, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 08/31/1966
    Registrant (Individual): Gary W Dba Semple, Rt 1 Box 78, Flaxville, MT 59222, Other Owners: Aviation Garys

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