Forest Hill Village, Montana

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Population in 2010: 206.
Males: 178  (86.5%)
Females: 28  (13.5%)
Median resident age:  52.7 years
Montana median age:  40.1 years
Estimated median household income in 2016: $50,142
Forest Hill Village:

$50,142
MT:

$50,027

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $29,652

Forest Hill Village CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $247,800
Forest Hill Village:

$247,800
MT:

$217,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $291,048; Detached houses: $300,412

Median gross rent in 2016: $605.

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  • Races in Forest Hill Village, MT (2010)

    Forest Hill Village races chart
    • 19996.6%White alone
    • 41.9%Hispanic
    • 21.0%American Indian alone
    • 10.5%Asian alone

Races in Forest Hill Village detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Forest Hill Village: 86.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (60.4%), English (29.2%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 2910 feet

For population 25 years and over in Forest Hill Village:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%

For population 15 years and over in Forest Hill Village CDP:

  • Never married: 50.2%
  • Now married: 30.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 2.2%
  • Divorced: 17.6%

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Missoula, MT (87.6 miles , pop. 57,053).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (368.5 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (993.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Somers, MT (1.7 miles ), Lower Valley-Somers, MT (2.2 miles ), Kalispell, MT (2.5 miles ), Lakeside, MT (2.6 miles ), Evergreen, MT (2.8 miles ), Batavia, MT (2.9 miles ), Creston-Bigfork, MT (2.9 miles ), Bigfork, MT (3.0 miles ).

Latitude: 48.12 N, Longitude: 114.26 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 406

Forest Hill Village household income distribution Forest Hill Village home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.4%
Montana:

3.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (42%)
  • Manufacturing (39%)
  • Wholesale trade (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Accommodation and food services (54%)
  • Manufacturing (43%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (42%)
  • Production occupations (39%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (54%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (43%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)

Work and jobs in Forest Hill Village: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Earthquake activity:

Forest Hill Village-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Montana state average. It is 68% 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 299.8 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 280.4 miles away from Forest Hill 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 388.3 miles away from the city center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
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, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 394.4 miles away from the city center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
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 204.4 miles away from Forest Hill Village center
On 4/29/1965 at 15:28:43, a magnitude 6.6 (6.6 UK) earthquake occurred 379.7 miles away from the city center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Flathead County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 5, Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Snows: 2, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Forest Hill Village:

  • FLATHEAD COUNTY HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; KALISPELL, MT)
  • IMMANUEL SKILLED CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; KALISPELL, MT)
  • FLATHEAD OUTPATIENT SURGICAL CTR (Hospital, about 8 miles away; KALISPELL, MT)
  • BRENDAN HOUSE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; KALISPELL, MT)
  • HEALTH CENTER NORTHWEST Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; KALISPELL, MT)
  • KALISPELL REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; KALISPELL, MT)
  • GLACIER VIEW HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 8 miles away; KALISPELL, MT)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Forest Hill Village:

  • The University of Montana (about 88 miles; Missoula, MT; Full-time enrollment: 13,602)
  • North Idaho College (about 122 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; FT enrollment: 4,684)
  • Spokane Community College (about 148 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,482)
  • Whitworth University (about 149 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 2,689)
  • Gonzaga University (about 150 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,780)
  • Spokane Falls Community College (about 152 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,052)
  • Eastern Washington University (about 161 miles; Cheney, WA; FT enrollment: 11,643)

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Flathead 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 2013 was 82.1. This is about average.

City:

82.1
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2005 was 0.323. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.323
U.S.:

0.293

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 19.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.53. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.53
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 0.0%
Average household size:
This place:  2.1 people
Montana:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  55.6%
Whole state:  62.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  10.1%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

4.5
Montana average:

9.8

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Forest Hill Village CDP (based on Flathead County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant15,54483
Catholic4,9336
Mainline Protestant4,59417
Other4,37020
Black Protestant151
None61,472-
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: 15
Flathead County:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Flathead County:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

0.48 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 45
Flathead County:

5.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 97
Here:

11.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.8%
Montana:

7.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Flathead County:

20.0%
Montana:

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

8.4%
State:

10.7%

5.75% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,790 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.75%
Montana average:

6.86%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($226 average AGI)
Flathead County:

0.05%
Montana average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Missoula County, MT  0.39% ($29,309 average AGI)
from Lincoln County, MT  0.20% ($27,618)
from Gallatin County, MT  0.17% ($37,233)


5.81% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,448 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.81%
Montana average:

6.73%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($313 average AGI)
Flathead County:

0.06%
Montana average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Missoula County, MT  0.46% ($19,766 average AGI)
to Gallatin County, MT  0.25% ($24,557)
to Lake County, MT  0.19% ($32,138)

Strongest AM radio stations in Forest Hill Village:

  • KOFI (1180 AM; 50 kW; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KOFI, INC.)
  • KGEZ (600 AM; 5 kW; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: SKYLINE BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJJR (880 AM; 10 kW; WHITEFISH, MT; Owner: BEE BROADCASTING, INCORPORATED)
  • KGA (1510 AM; 50 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KXLY (920 AM; 20 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KQQQ (1150 AM; 25 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KLCY (930 AM; 5 kW; EAST MISSOULA, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSEN (1150 AM; 10 kW; SHELBY, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVNI (1080 AM; 10 kW; COEUR D' ALENE, ID; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)
  • KMJY (700 AM; 10 kW; NEWPORT, WA; Owner: JAMES E. AND HELEN G. STARGEL)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Forest Hill Village:

  • KZMN (103.9 FM; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KOFI, INC.)
  • KDBR (106.3 FM; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: BEE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KALS (97.1 FM; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KALISPELL CHRISTIAN RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KUKL (89.9 FM; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF MONTANA)
  • KSIL (100.7 FM; WALLACE, ID; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K204CJ (88.7 FM; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: YOUR CHRISTIAN COMPANION NETWORK, INC.)
  • KQRK (92.3 FM; RONAN, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKMT (95.9 FM; COLUMBIA FALLS, MT; Owner: BEE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K208DI (89.5 FM; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K259AD (99.7 FM; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: BEE B/C INC.)
  • KBBZ (98.5 FM; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: BEE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPLG (91.5 FM; PLAINS, MT; Owner: YOUR NETWORK OF PRAISE, INC.)
  • K201EY (88.1 FM; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K232AS (94.3 FM; KALISPELL, ETC., MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Forest Hill Village:

  • K05EE (Channel 5; BIG ARM, ETC., MT; Owner: BLACKTAIL TV TAX DISTRICT)
  • K26DD (Channel 26; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K59BW (Channel 59; BONNERS FERRY, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
  • KCFW-TV (Channel 9; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: EAGLE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K18AJ (Channel 18; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KPAX COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KTMF-LP (Channel 59; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: MMM LICENSE LLC)
  • K44FR (Channel 44; BIGFORK, MT; Owner: BLACKTAIL TV TAX DISTRICT)

Forest Hill Village compared to Montana state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly 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 significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Forest Hill Village on our top lists:

  • #93 on the list of "Top 100 cities with newest houses"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest average weight of females"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
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