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Population in 2010: 96. Population change since 2000: -14.3%
Males: 47  (49.3%)
Females: 49  (50.7%)

Median resident age:  51.8 years
Montana median age:  38.3 years

Zip codes: 59731, 59733.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $32,228 (it was $33,250 in 2000)
Garrison:

$32,228
MT:

$45,076
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $14,433

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $134,611 (it was $61,300 in 2000)
Garrison:

$134,611
MT:

$184,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $134,192; Detached houses: $175,053; Mobile homes: $23,286

Median gross rent in 2012: $800.

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  • White alone - 87 (90.6%)
  • American Indian alone - 5 (5.2%)
  • Two or more races - 3 (3.1%)
  • Hispanic - 1 (1.0%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Garrison: 88.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: United States (37.6%), English (12.8%), German (8.7%), Irish (6.7%), Dutch (2.7%), French (2.7%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 4354 feet

Land area: 9.54 square miles.

Population density: 10 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).




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For population 25 years and over in Garrison:

  • High school or higher: 84.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Garrison CDP:

  • Never married: 24.1%
  • Now married: 68.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 7.2%

1 residents are foreign born

This place:  0.7%
Montana:  1.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $950 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $633 (2.0%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Missoula, MT (60.5 miles , pop. 57,053).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Seattle, WA (453.8 miles , pop. 563,374).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (900.7 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Deer Lodge, MT (3.3 miles ), Avon, MT (3.4 miles) , Drummond, MT (4.2 miles ), Elliston, MT (4.3 miles ), Maxville, MT (4.5 miles) , Deer Lodge Valley, MT (5.0 miles) , Philipsburg, MT (5.1 miles ), Marysville, MT (5.4 miles) .

Latitude: 46.54 N, Longitude: 112.83 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 406

Garrison household income distribution Garrison home values distribution

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.3%
Montana:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (37%)
  • Manufacturing (33%)
  • Accommodation and food services (23%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Accommodation and food services (38%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (25%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (15%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (15%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (15%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (15%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (12%)
  • Woodworkers (12%)
  • Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations (8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (18%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (14%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (9%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (9%)
  • Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (9%)


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Earthquake activity:

Garrison-area historical earthquake activity is above Montana state average. It is 21% 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 79.8 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 85.9 miles away from Garrison 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 34.3 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 78.5 miles away from the city 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 66.7 miles away from Garrison 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 69.3 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 Powell County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Fires: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals/medical centers near Garrison:

  • DEER LODGE CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; DEER LODGE, MT)
  • POWELL CO MEM HOSP LTC UNIT (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; DEER LODGE, MT)

Political contributions by individuals in Garrison, MT

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Garrison:

  • The University of Montana (about 60 miles; Missoula, MT; Full-time enrollment: 11,744)
  • Montana State University (about 105 miles; Bozeman, MT; FT enrollment: 9,518)
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 195 miles; Rexburg, ID; FT enrollment: 12,325)
  • University of Idaho (about 200 miles; Moscow, ID; FT enrollment: 9,625)
  • Lewis-Clark State College (about 201 miles; Lewiston, ID; FT enrollment: 2,534)
  • North Idaho College (about 203 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; FT enrollment: 3,090)
  • Washington State University (about 208 miles; Pullman, WA; FT enrollment: 21,748)

Public elementary/middle school in Garrison:

  • Garrison School (Students: 13; Location: 33 School House Road; Grades: PK-6)
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Notable locations in Garrison: Garrison (A), Riverfront RV Park (B), Garrison Volunteer Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Rivers and creeks: Brock Creek (A), Willow Creek (B), Little Blackfoot River (C), Warm Springs Creek (D), Rock Creek (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 9.0%
(7.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This place:  2.0 people
Montana:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  56.3%
Whole state:  62.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.3%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Garrison, MT

Garrison compared to Montana state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly 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.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Garrison travel time to work - commute


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Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (30%)
  • Electricity (25%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (23%)
  • Utility gas (18%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (5%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Garrison CDP (based on Powell County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 37.27%
Here37.3%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchAssemblies of GodLutheran ChurchSouthern Baptist Convention
Adherents58.0%9.3%7.5%6.1%4.9%
Congregations23.5%5.9%5.9%5.9%11.8%
NameEpiscopal ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Evangelical Free Church of AmericaCommunity Church of ChristOther
Adherents3.7%3.6%1.7%1.4%3.9%
Congregations5.9%5.9%5.9%5.9%23.5%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Powell County:

2.81 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

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

1.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

14.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.3%
Montana:

7.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Powell County:

25.4%
Montana:

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

15.4%
State:

10.7%

10.04% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,709 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.04%
Montana average:

8.25%

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:
from Silver Bow County, MT  0.84% ($23,706 average AGI)
from Missoula County, MT  0.74% ($14,733)
from Deer Lodge County, MT  0.64% ($37,000)


8.87% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,203 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.87%
Montana average:

7.69%

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:
to Missoula County, MT  1.15% ($17,565 average AGI)
to Lewis and Clark County, MT  1.05% ($26,619)
to Deer Lodge County, MT  0.80% ($31,625)

Strongest AM radio stations in Garrison:

  • KBCK (1400 AM; 1 kW; DEER LODGE, MT; Owner: JIMMY RAY CARROLL)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBOW (550 AM; 5 kW; BUTTE, MT; Owner: BUTTE BROADCASTING INCORPORATED)
  • KKGR (680 AM; daytime; 5 kW; EAST HELENA, MT; Owner: KKGR, INC.)
  • KMTX (950 AM; 5 kW; HELENA, MT; Owner: CAPRI, INC)
  • KXTL (1370 AM; 5 kW; BUTTE, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP, INC.)
  • KOFI (1180 AM; 50 kW; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KOFI, INC.)
  • KANA (580 AM; 1 kW; ANACONDA, MT; Owner: JIMMY RAY CARROLL)
  • KGVW (640 AM; 10 kW; BELGRADE, MT; Owner: GALLATIN VALLEY WITNESS, INC.)
  • KLCY (930 AM; 5 kW; EAST MISSOULA, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGVO (1290 AM; 5 kW; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMON (560 AM; 5 kW; GREAT FALLS, MT; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Garrison:

  • K213CB (90.5 FM; DEER LODGE, MT; Owner: HI-LINE RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KMTX-FM (105.3 FM; HELENA, MT; Owner: CAPRI, INC)
  • KZMT (101.1 FM; HELENA, MT; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • K210BF (89.9 FM; BUTTE, MT; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KVCM (103.1 FM; HELENA, MT; Owner: HI-LINE RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KAPC (91.3 FM; BUTTE, MT; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF MONTANA)
  • KOPR (94.1 FM; BUTTE, MT; Owner: BUTTE BROADCASTING INCORPORATED)
  • KMBR (95.5 FM; BUTTE, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP, INC.)
  • K213CJ (90.5 FM; BUTTE, MT; Owner: MONTANA CHRISTIAN RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KAAR (92.5 FM; BUTTE, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP, INC.)
  • K246AC (97.1 FM; HELENA, MT; Owner: LAST CHANCE PUBLIC RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • K251AC (98.1 FM; HELENA, MT; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS-MT UNIV. SYSTEM)
  • KQRV (96.9 FM; DEER LODGE, MT; Owner: ROBERT CUMMINGS TOOLE)
  • KGLM-FM (97.7 FM; ANACONDA, MT; Owner: JIMMY RAY CARROLL)
  • KGGL (93.3 FM; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP, INC.)
  • KBQQ (106.7 FM; PINESDALE, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP INC.)
  • KYSS-FM (94.9 FM; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZOQ-FM (100.1 FM; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP, INC.)
  • KUFM (89.1 FM; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MONTANA)
  • KMZL (91.1 FM; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: FAITH COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Garrison:

  • KMTF (Channel 10; HELENA, MT; Owner: ROCKY MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING COMPANY)


FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Ricki Elerick, Off Of Hwy 12. Approximately 6.2 Miles From The Intersection Of Hwy 12 & I-90 (Lat: 46.543972 Lon: -112.694028), Type: 96.0, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 7035331312, Relerick@mesacommunications.Com
  • Ricki Elerick, Near Us 12 (Lat: 46.504694 Lon: -112.827889), Type: 105.2, Overall height: 100.5 m
    Registrant: 7035331312, Relerick@mesacommunications.Com
  • Ricki Elerick, Off Of Hwy 12. Approximately 6.2 Miles From The Intersection Of Hwy 12 & I-90 (Lat: 46.543972 Lon: -112.694028), Type: 96.0, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 7035331312, Kcreed@mesacommunications.Com, 6400 ARLINGTON BLVD, SUITE 1000
  • Ricki Elerick, Near Us 12 (Lat: 46.504694 Lon: -112.827889), Type: 105.2, Overall height: 100.5 m
    Registrant: 7035331312, Relerick@mesacommunications.Com

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Gravel Rd 3.8 Mi & Hwy 10 E (Lat: 46.556583 Lon: -112.768389), Call Sign: WNNO775
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.475 MHz, 462.475 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/06/2003, Expiration Date: 12/23/2013, Certifier: Robert Leedham
    Registrant: Montana Rail Link, 101 International Way, Missoula, MT 59808, Phone: (406) 523-1461, Fax: (406) 523-1529, Email:
  • Bn Depot (Lat: 46.523806 Lon: -112.802833), Call Sign: KZC697, Licensee ID: L00005110
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.545 MHz, 161.100 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/22/1997, Expiration Date: 04/01/2002, Cancellation Date: 02/13/2001
    Registrant: Burlington Northern And Santa Fe Railway Co, 4515 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (612) 298-2555

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • STATION, Int Of Us Hwy 12 And I90 Frontage Rd (Lat: 46.524917 Lon: -112.795028), Overall height: 12.2 m, Call Sign: WNEY529
    Assigned Frequencies: 2197.60 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/09/2009, Expiration Date: 06/16/2019, Certifier: Robert Leedham
    Registrant: Montana Rail Link Inc, 101 International Way, Missoula, MT 59808, Phone: (406) 523-1461, Fax: (406) 523-1529, Email:
  • STATION, Hy 10 & 3.2 Mi N On Gravel Rd, 3 Mi E Of (Lat: 46.556583 Lon: -112.768361), Overall height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: KZJ85
    Assigned Frequencies: 2147.60 MHz, 6645.00 MHz, 6685.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/20/2009, Expiration Date: 06/16/2019, Certifier: Robert Leedham
    Registrant: Montana Rail Link Inc, 101 International Way, Missoula, MT 59808, Phone: (406) 523-1461, Fax: (406) 523-1529, Email:
  • STATION, Bpa Garrison Substation 3.5 Miles W Of (Lat: 46.516028 Lon: -112.888917), Overall height: 19.8 m, Call Sign: WHH609
    Assigned Frequencies: 6865.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/04/2012, Expiration Date: 07/30/2022, Certifier: Bruce A Mckinley
    Registrant: Northwestern Energy, 40 East Broadway Street, Butte, MT 59701, Phone: (406) 497-1000, Fax: (406) 497-3525, Email:
  • GARRISON, 6 Miles Nne Of (Lat: 46.601583 Lon: -112.758083), Overall height: 23.8 m, Call Sign: WLL796, Licensee ID: L00896575
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 5974.90 MHz, 5974.90 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6034.20 MHz, 6034.20 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6063.80 MHz... (+4 more)
    Grant Date: 01/30/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 04/09/2011, Certifier: Robert A Esty
    Registrant: International Communications Group, Inc. D/B/A Corban Networks


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