For population 25 years and over in Highwood:
For population 15 years and over in Highwood CDP:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,211 (1.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Great Falls, MT (23.8 miles , pop. 56,690).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Seattle, WA (537.8 miles , pop. 563,374).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (974.6 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Belt, MT (3.9 miles ), Carter, MT (3.9 miles) , Fort Benton, MT (4.1 miles ), Malmstrom AFB, MT (4.5 miles ), Sand Coulee, MT (4.7 miles ), Gibson Flats, MT (4.8 miles) , Black Eagle, MT (4.8 miles ), Stockett, MT (4.9 miles) .
Latitude: 47.59 N, Longitude: 110.79 W
Area code: 406
Average climate in Highwood, Montana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Highwood-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Montana state average. It is 92% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/16/1994 at 11:03:41, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.1 ML, 4.2 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 67.3 miles away from the city 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 90.6 miles away from Highwood center
On 4/8/2000 at 11:30:22, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 ML, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 90.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/10/2000 at 19:14:05, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MD, Depth: 1.3 mi) earthquake occurred 86.5 miles away from the city center
On 2/6/1999 at 23:29:48, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MD, 3.8 ML, Depth: 0.7 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 87.2 miles away from Highwood center
On 4/1/1993 at 22:22:33, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MD, 3.9 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 90.1 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 Chouteau County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Airports located in Highwood:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Highwood:
Public high school in Highwood:
See full list of schools located in Highwood, map of school districts: HIGHWOOD ELEMENTARY, HIGHWOOD HIGH SCHOOL
Public elementary/middle schools in Highwood:
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.380. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.3 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 2.18. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2006 was 7.95. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.2 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Highwood and their reported violations in the past:HIGHWOOD COUNTY WATER AND SEWER DISTRICT (Population served: 280, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 6.2%
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Highwood compared to Montana state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Highwood CDP (based on Chouteau County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 104.19%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.13% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,867 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:
7.58% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,652 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Highwood:
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TV broadcast stations around Highwood:
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.