Hamilton, Montana

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Population in 2013: 4,556 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +23.0%
 
Males: 2,148  (47.2%)
Females: 2,408  (52.8%)
Median resident age:  40.6 years
Montana median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 59840.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $26,019 (it was $22,013 in 2000)
Hamilton:

$26,019
MT:

$46,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,419 (it was $14,689 in 2000)

Hamilton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $172,659 (it was $95,600 in 2000)
Hamilton:

$172,659
MT:

$190,100

Median gross rent in 2013: $656.

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  • Races in Hamilton, MT (2013)

    Hamilton races chart
    • 4,06290.1%White alone
    • 2525.6%Hispanic
    • 601.3%Asian alone
    • 601.3%Two or more races
    • 350.8%Black alone
    • 110.2%American Indian alone
    • 20.04%Other race alone

Races in Hamilton detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Hamilton: 94.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (23.3%), Irish (12.7%), English (12.2%), Norwegian (6.2%), United States (3.6%), French (3.5%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated in 1894

Elevation: 3572 feet

Land area: 2.31 square miles.

Population density: 1,972 people per square mile   (low).

Hamilton,MT real estate house value index trend

Hamilton, Montana map

For population 25 years and over in Hamilton:

  • High school or higher: 92.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.7%
  • Unemployed: 9.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 11.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hamilton city:

  • Never married: 21.7%
  • Now married: 42.8%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 11.9%
  • Divorced: 21.6%

73 residents are foreign born

This city:

2.0%
Montana:

1.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,275 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,199 (0.7%)

Hamilton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Missoula, MT (43.1 miles , pop. 57,053).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (389.6 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (869.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Corvallis, MT (2.3 miles ), Pinesdale, MT (2.6 miles ), Charlos Heights, MT (2.9 miles) , Victor, MT (3.4 miles ), Darby, MT (4.0 miles ), Stevensville, MT (4.3 miles ), Conner, MT (4.7 miles ), Florence, MT (5.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 16 buildings, average cost: $83,800
  • 1998: 18 buildings, average cost: $73,900
  • 1999: 32 buildings, average cost: $83,800
  • 2000: 17 buildings, average cost: $87,400
  • 2001: 22 buildings, average cost: $104,300
  • 2002: 21 buildings, average cost: $65,900
  • 2003: 20 buildings, average cost: $80,600
  • 2004: 29 buildings, average cost: $89,200
  • 2005: 41 buildings, average cost: $99,000
  • 2006: 45 buildings, average cost: $99,700
  • 2007: 35 buildings, average cost: $68,000
  • 2008: 21 buildings, average cost: $75,600
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $55,600
  • 2010: 6 buildings, average cost: $99,800
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $77,700
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $99,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 46.25 N, Longitude: 114.16 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,058 (+68.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 743 (46.8%)

Area code: 406

Hamilton household income distribution Hamilton home values distribution

Crime rates in Hamilton by Year
Type 2003 2004 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0100000010
per 100,000 0.023.80.00.00.00.00.00.022.70.0
Rapes 0232443235
per 100,000 0.047.666.941.982.980.858.545.668.1109.8
Robberies 3000101100
per 100,000 75.00.00.00.020.70.019.522.80.00.0
Assaults 32272121111120262519
per 100,000 799.8642.1468.1439.9228.0222.2389.9592.7567.7417.1
Burglaries 12253513251822222122
per 100,000 299.9594.5780.2272.3518.2363.6428.9501.5476.8483.0
Thefts 228247201187223157169203200172
per 100,000 5,698.65,874.04,480.63,917.14,622.73,171.13,295.04,627.34,541.33,776.1
Auto thefts 737910710384
per 100,000 175.071.3156.0188.5207.3141.4195.068.4181.787.8
Arson 0024021332
per 100,000 0.00.044.683.80.040.419.568.468.143.9
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 286.0) 417.4465.2368.8292.7333.6255.6288.7363.2415.2340.3

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Hamilton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 16 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.29
Montana average:

1.74
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.0%
Montana:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +796 (+27.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (29%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Hamilton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Hamilton, Montana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Hamilton-area historical earthquake activity is above Montana state average. It is 97% 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 206.1 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 151.2 miles away from Hamilton center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 431.5 miles away from the city 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 96.5 miles away from the city center
On 8/22/1984 at 09:46:30, a magnitude 5.8 (5.0 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.8 ML) earthquake occurred 122.2 miles away from Hamilton center
On 10/29/1983 at 23:29:11, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.0 MS, 5.8 ML) earthquake occurred 133.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Ravalli County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 2, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hamilton topographic map

Birthplace of: Val Skinner - Professional golfer, Lorna Griffin - Shot putter and discus thrower.

Hospitals and medical centers in Hamilton:

  • CENTER FOR HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE (1200 WESTWOOD DR)
  • MARCUS DALY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL - CAH (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 1200 WESTWOOD DR)
  • INTERIM HEALTHCARE HAMILTON (401 W MAIN ST)
  • DISCOVERY CARE CENTRE, THE (601 N 10TH ST)
  • MARCUS DALY MEM HOSP TCU (1200 WESTWOOD DR)
  • VALLEY VIEW ESTATES HEALTH CARE CENTER (225 N 8TH ST)

Airports and heliports located in Hamilton:

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College/University in Hamilton:

  • Bitterroot School of Cosmetology (Full-time enrollment: 46; Location: 2079 N First St Ste B; Private, for-profit; Website: bitterrootschoolofcosmetology.com)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hamilton:

  • The University of Montana (about 44 miles; Missoula, MT; Full-time enrollment: 13,602)
  • Lewis-Clark State College (about 138 miles; Lewiston, ID; FT enrollment: 3,199)
  • University of Idaho (about 141 miles; Moscow, ID; FT enrollment: 10,416)
  • Washington State University (about 147 miles; Pullman, WA; FT enrollment: 25,055)
  • Montana State University (about 155 miles; Bozeman, MT; FT enrollment: 12,942)
  • North Idaho College (about 159 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; FT enrollment: 4,684)
  • Spokane Community College (about 181 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,482)

Public high school in Hamilton:

Public elementary/middle schools in Hamilton:

Private elementary/middle schools in Hamilton:

  • HAMILTON CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 83; Location: 601 W MAIN ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • BLODGETT VIEW CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 5; Location: 119 WESTBRIDGE RD; Grades: 5 - 8)
See full list of schools located in Hamilton, School District: HAMILTON K-12 SCHOOLS

Library in Hamilton:

  • BITTERROOT PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $448,580; Location: 306 STATE STREET; 38,880 books; 9,111 e-books; 1,817 audio materials; 1,504 video materials; 56 state licensed databases; 88 print serial subscriptions; 6 electronic serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • There is another church in Hamilton on Main Street. It is Hamilton Assembly of God. Goes along with Hamilton christian academy.
  • Hamilton, Montana was named after James Hamilton, who was a man who helped Marcus Daly( the founder) build this town. added by Nicole Lightson

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Notable locations in Hamilton: Rocky Mountain Laboratory (A), Ravalli County Museum (B), Bitterroot Public Library (C), Hamilton Police Department (D), Hamilton Volunteer Fire Department (E), Ravalli County Sheriff's Office (F), Ravalli County Courthouse (G), Ravalli County Adult Detention Center (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Bitterroot Mall (1), Valley Center Mall (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Hamilton include: Assembly of God Church (A), First Presbyterian Church (B), Apostolic Pentecostal Church (C), Saint Pauls Episcopal Church (D), First Christian Church (E), Big Sky Baptist Church (F), Saint Francis Catholic Church (G), Christ Bible Church (H), American Baptist - Methodist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Hamilton include: American Legion Park (1), Kiwanis Park (2), Rocky Mountain Laboratory Historical Marker (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Paradise Amusements (Amusement & Theme Parks; 100 Old Corvallis Road).

Hotels: Roaring Lion Inn (830 Timberbrook Lane), Hamilton Super 8 Motel (1325 North 1st Street), Bitterroot Motel (408 South 1st Street), Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites (139 Bitterroot Plaza Dr), Angler's Lodge (815 USHighway 93 South), Comfort Inn Hamilton (1113 North First Street), Deffy's Motel (321 South 1st Street), Creekside Lodge (387 Fleet Street), Best Western Hamilton Inn (409 South 1st Street).

Courts: Hamilton City - City Court (223 South 2nd Street), Ravalli County - Youth Court (220 South 3rd Street).

Ravalli 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 2012 was 105. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

105
U.S.:

74

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 14.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.7
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 16.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.8
U.S.:

9.1

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

HAMILTON CITY OF (Address: 920 NEW YORK AVE , Population served: 4,500, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
SUBWAY SANDWICH SHOP HAMILTON (Address: 1146 NORTH 1ST STREET , Population served: 207, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
SKALKAHO STEAKHOUSE (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In OCT-01-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-15-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-15-2013)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In MAY-01-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-01-2012), St Public Notif requested (JUN-18-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-18-2012)
  • One regular monitoring violation
SLEEPING CHILD CHURCH (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
ANTIGONE ACRES HOA (Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 36 regular monitoring violations
SFE (Population served: 35, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In APR-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Other (AUG-10-2009), St Public Notif requested (MAY-05-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from MAY-05-2010 to MAY-05-2010), St Boil Water Order (MAY-05-2010), St Public Notif received (MAY-07-2010), St AO (w/penalty) issued (JUN-10-2010), St Compliance achieved (FEB-01-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-05-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-05-2009), St Other (AUG-10-2009), St AO (w/penalty) issued (2 times from DEC-02-2009 to JUN-10-2010), St Compliance achieved (OCT-26-2010)
  • Water Quality Parameter M/R - Between JUL-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-19-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-19-2010), St Compliance achieved (OCT-26-2010)
  • 13 routine major monitoring violations
HAMILTON MOBILE VILLAGE (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In JAN-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-14-2013), St Compliance achieved (JAN-18-2013)
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In JAN-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-13-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAR-07-2011)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-19-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-19-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-22-2009)
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 24.5%
(23.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 53.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This city:  1.9 people
Montana:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  46.3%
Whole state:  62.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.5%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Hamilton in 2010:

  • 105 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 42 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 19 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 6 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Hamilton in 2000:

  • 178 people in nursing homes
  • 56 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 10 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Hamilton, Montana environmental map by EPA

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Hamilton compared to Montana state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Banks with branches in Hamilton (2011 data):

  • Farmers State Bank: West Main Street Night Depository Br at 206 West Main Street, branch established on 2001/09/01; Hamilton Branch at 1950 North 1st Street, branch established on 1998/06/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $310.9 mil, Deposits: $272.4 mil, headquarters in Victor, MT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Farmers State Financial Corp.
  • Bitterroot Valley Bank: Blodgett View Branch at 1131 North 1st Street, branch established on 1996/12/06; Ravalli Main Office at 244 West Pinckney, branch established on 1895/04/01. Info updated 2012/01/24: Bank assets: $192.3 mil, Deposits: $141.9 mil, headquarters in Lolo, MT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Bitterroot Holding Company
  • Sterling Savings Bank: Hamilton Branch at 711 South First, branch established on 1911/01/01. Info updated 2012/03/21: Bank assets: $9,207.8 mil, Deposits: $6,454.1 mil, headquarters in Spokane, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 192 total offices, Holding Company: Sterling Financial Corporation
  • First Interstate Bank: Hamilton Branch at 1501 N First, branch established on 1996/12/10. Info updated 2009/10/09: Bank assets: $7,294.7 mil, Deposits: $5,827.2 mil, headquarters in Billings, MT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 76 total offices, Holding Company: First Interstate Bancsystem, Inc.
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Hamilton Branch at 1265 North 1st Street, branch established on 2006/08/07. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • First Security Bank of Missoula: Hamilton Main Branch at First And Main Streets, branch established on 1905/04/05. Info updated 2011/05/11: Bank assets: $1,103.5 mil, Deposits: $732.7 mil, headquarters in Missoula, MT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Glacier Bancorp, Inc.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Hamilton, Montana:

  • Best Western Hamilton Inn, 409 S First St, Hamilton, MT 59840 , Phone: (406) 363-2142, Fax: (406) 363-2142
  • Townhouse Inn Of Hamilton, 1113 N 1st St, Hamilton, MT 59840 , Phone: (406) 363-6600, Fax: (406) 363-5644
  • Angler's Lodge, 815 US Hwy 93 S # B, Hamilton, MT 59840 , Phone: (406) 363-0980
  • Super 8 Motel-hamilton, 1325 N 1ST, Hamilton, MT 59840 , Phone: (406) 363-2940
  • Bitterroot River Inn & Conference Center, 139 Bitteroot Plaza Dr, Hamilton, MT 59840 , Phone: (406) 375-2525, Fax: (406) 363-9700
All 5 fire-safe hotels and motels in Hamilton, Montana

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Montana average:

9.9

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (63%)
  • Electricity (29%)
  • Wood (6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hamilton city (based on Ravalli County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,31837
Other2,64411
Mainline Protestant2,52211
Catholic2,2254
None28,503-
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: 11
Ravalli County:

2.73 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Ravalli County:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

0.48 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Ravalli County:

3.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 44
Here:

10.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.3%
Montana:

7.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Ravalli County:

18.5%
Montana:

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

11.0%
State:

10.7%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 3$10,490$41,9601$25
Other Government Administration 3$11,920$47,68014$6,172
Judicial and Legal 5$17,451$41,8820$0
Police Protection - Officers 13$54,619$50,4180$0
Police - Other 1$3,120$37,4403$1,531
Firefighters 0$0 4$2,125
Streets and Highways 3$9,317$37,2680$0
Sewerage 2$6,956$41,7360$0
Parks and Recreation 2$7,576$45,4560$0
Water Supply 6$22,226$44,4520$0
Other and Unallocable 4$10,911$32,7330$0
Totals for Government 42$154,586$44,16722$9,853

Hamilton government finances - Expenditure in 2004 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $769,000 ($168.79)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $802,000 ($176.03)
    Police Protection: $718,000 ($157.59)
    General - Other: $521,000 ($114.35)
    Sewerage: $518,000 ($113.70)
    Financial Administration: $337,000 ($73.97)
    Regular Highways: $236,000 ($51.80)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $218,000 ($47.85)
    Fire Protection: $93,000 ($20.41)
    Parks & Recreation: $80,000 ($17.56)
    Central Staff Services: $65,000 ($14.27)
    General Public Buildings: $57,000 ($12.51)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $14,000 ($3.07)
    Health Services - Other: $7,000 ($1.54)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($0.44)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Housing & Community Development: $500,000 ($109.75)
    General - Other: $166,000 ($36.44)
    Police Protection: $27,000 ($5.93)
    Regular Highways: $22,000 ($4.83)
    General Public Building: $17,000 ($3.73)
    Judicial: $16,000 ($3.51)
    Parks & Recreation: $4,000 ($0.88)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,609,000 ($353.16)

Hamilton government finances - Revenue in 2004 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $715,000 ($156.94)
    All Other: $108,000 ($23.71)
    Parks & Recreation: $8,000 ($1.76)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $597,000 ($131.04)
    Housing & Community Development: $532,000 ($116.77)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $255,000 ($55.97)
    Interest Earnings: $22,000 ($4.83)
    Special Assessments: $7,000 ($1.54)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $963,000 ($211.37)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $849,000 ($186.35)
    Highways: $85,000 ($18.66)
    All Other: $67,000 ($14.71)
  • Tax - Property: $1,054,000 ($231.34)
    NEC: $108,000 ($23.71)

Hamilton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2004 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,457,000 ($319.80)

7.09% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,723 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.09%
Montana average:

6.86%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Missoula County, MT  1.87% ($32,683 average AGI)
from Flathead County, MT  0.13% ($21,700)
from Gallatin County, MT  0.13% ($37,100)


6.81% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,043 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.81%
Montana average:

6.73%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Missoula County, MT  1.93% ($28,871 average AGI)
to Gallatin County, MT  0.22% ($27,152)
to Flathead County, MT  0.13% ($41,737)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hamilton:

  • KLYQ (1240 AM; 1 kW; HAMILTON, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, 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)
  • KOFI (1180 AM; 50 kW; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KOFI, INC.)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBOW (550 AM; 5 kW; BUTTE, MT; Owner: BUTTE BROADCASTING INCORPORATED)
  • KGA (1510 AM; 50 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWEI (1260 AM; 50 kW; WEISER, ID; Owner: TREASURE VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KQQQ (1150 AM; 25 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KGVW (640 AM; 10 kW; BELGRADE, MT; Owner: GALLATIN VALLEY WITNESS, INC.)
  • KXLY (920 AM; 20 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hamilton:

  • KBAZ (96.3 FM; HAMILTON, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K204CX (88.7 FM; HAMILTON, MT; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KUFN (91.9 FM; HAMILTON, MT; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF MONTANA)
  • KMZO (90.3 FM; HAMILTON, MT; Owner: FAITH COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KZOQ-FM (100.1 FM; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP, INC.)
  • KMZL (91.1 FM; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: FAITH COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • K204EV (88.7 FM; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KBQQ (106.7 FM; PINESDALE, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP INC.)
  • KMSO (102.5 FM; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: SHEILA CALLAHAN & FRIENDS, INC)
  • KGGL (93.3 FM; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP, INC.)
  • KYSS-FM (94.9 FM; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUFM (89.1 FM; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MONTANA)
  • KPLG (91.5 FM; PLAINS, MT; Owner: YOUR NETWORK OF PRAISE, INC.)
  • KXDR (98.7 FM; HAMILTON, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Hamilton:

  • K67EC (Channel 67; PINESDALE, MT; Owner: BITTERROOT VALLEY PUBLIC TELEVISION)
Hamilton fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


Hamilton fatal accident list:

Oct 23, 2003 11:47 AM, Us-93, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 16, 1998 07:00 AM, Us-93, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 27, 1976 07:30 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 27m89ftTotal length
  • $8,160,000Total costs
  • 42,310Total average daily traffic
  • 845Total average daily truck traffic
  • 53,132Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Hamilton)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 53 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Hamilton, MT)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 148 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hamilton)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 4 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Hamilton)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 123 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Most common first names in Hamilton, MT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John10578.0 years
Mary10081.3 years
Robert8678.2 years
William8177.2 years
George6977.4 years
James6976.3 years
Charles5876.8 years
Helen5083.4 years
Frank4079.7 years
Ruth3984.1 years
Most common last names in Hamilton, MT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4680.0 years
Johnson3678.1 years
Miller2878.9 years
Peterson2879.9 years
Anderson2880.4 years
Jones2677.0 years
Brown2385.9 years
Hughes2177.3 years
Thompson2172.8 years
Wilson2080.2 years
Businesses in Hamilton, MT
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware2Nike2
Albertsons1Pizza Hut1
Best Western1Quiznos2
Chevrolet1RadioShack1
Curves1Safeway1
Dairy Queen1Sears1
FedEx4Subway1
Ford1Super 81
H&R Block1Taco Bell1
Kincaid1The Room Place1
Kmart1U-Haul2
La-Z-Boy1UPS3
Lane Furniture1Vans1
McDonald's1Vons1
New Balance1Walgreens1
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