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Population in 2012: 6,931 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +10.8%
 

Males: 3,237  (46.7%)
Females: 3,694  (53.3%)

Median resident age:  37.0 years
Montana median age:  38.3 years

Zip codes: 59044.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $48,050 (it was $32,679 in 2000)
Laurel:

$48,050
MT:

$45,076
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $20,753

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Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $152,362 (it was $81,700 in 2000)
Laurel:

$152,362
MT:

$184,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $137,135; Detached houses: $154,657; Townhouses or other attached units: $125,000; Mobile homes: $37,685

Median gross rent in 2012: $568.

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  • White alone - 6,245 (93.0%)
  • Hispanic - 202 (3.0%)
  • Two or more races - 124 (1.8%)
  • American Indian alone - 95 (1.4%)
  • Asian alone - 24 (0.4%)
  • Black alone - 22 (0.3%)
  • Other race alone - 4 (0.06%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 2 (0.03%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Laurel: 89.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (30.1%), United States (13.2%), English (11.0%), Irish (9.1%), Norwegian (6.0%), Russian (2.7%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 3297 feet

Land area: 1.88 square miles.

Population density: 3,677 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

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For population 25 years and over in Laurel:

  • High school or higher: 88.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.5%
  • Unemployed: 2.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Laurel city:

  • Never married: 21.6%
  • Now married: 56.3%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 8.0%
  • Divorced: 13.1%

44 residents are foreign born

This city:  0.7%
Montana:  1.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,293 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,301 (0.9%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Billings, MT (13.7 miles , pop. 89,847).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Denver, CO (454.5 miles , pop. 554,636).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (858.1 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Park City, MT (2.8 miles ), Silesia, MT (3.0 miles) , Billings, MT (3.7 miles ), Edgar, MT (3.9 miles) , South Yellowstone, MT (4.0 miles) , Joliet, MT (4.0 miles ), Northwest Yellowstone, MT (4.2 miles) , Lockwood, MT (4.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 1998: 12 buildings, average cost: $69,800
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $63,300
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $98,800
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $101,900
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $98,800
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $83,500
  • 2004: 7 buildings, average cost: $83,100
  • 2005: 25 buildings, average cost: $129,000
  • 2006: 32 buildings, average cost: $146,200
  • 2007: 15 buildings, average cost: $169,300
  • 2008: 14 buildings, average cost: $165,900
  • 2009: 8 buildings, average cost: $158,700
  • 2010: 7 buildings, average cost: $172,600
  • 2011: 7 buildings, average cost: $156,600
  • 2012: 10 buildings, average cost: $167,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 45.67 N, Longitude: 108.77 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -879 (-13.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,231 (35.6%)

Area code: 406

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Crime rates in Laurel by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 100111332011
per 100,000 15.90.00.015.715.615.646.646.030.10.014.814.6
Robberies 011210000000
per 100,000 0.015.915.831.515.60.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 1348171291110158210
per 100,000 207.363.4126.5267.5187.5140.6171.0153.3225.7116.929.5145.8
Burglaries 121322192814112320221717
per 100,000 191.4206.2347.9299.0437.6218.6171.0352.5301.0321.6250.8247.8
Thefts 342359264224196192251186179141111152
per 100,000 5453.75693.94174.63524.83063.02998.63901.22850.62693.82061.11637.72215.4
Auto thefts 44715598456616
per 100,000 63.863.4110.7236.078.1140.6124.361.375.287.788.5233.2
Arson N/AN/A3221500023
per 100,000 N/AN/A47.431.531.315.677.70.00.00.029.543.7
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.9) 296.8270.1234.9261.5218.4190.9254.5215.3208.2138.1110.0168.8

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

Crime rate in Laurel detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 17 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.89
Montana average:

1.95

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Laurel, Montana accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

3.9%
Montana:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +385 (+6.6%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Rail and water transportation workers (4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4%)

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Earthquake activity:

Laurel-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Montana state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/25/2008 at 11:59:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.2 MW, 4.2 ML, Depth: 0.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 91.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/26/2007 at 06:27:32, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 ML, Depth: 1.1 mi) earthquake occurred 86.3 miles away from Laurel center
On 1/9/2003 at 00:02:17, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 ML, Depth: 6.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 80.2 miles away from the city center
On 12/23/1991 at 20:32:27, a magnitude 3.6 (3.3 ML, 3.6 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 99.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/9/1998 at 10:29:31, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 ML, Depth: 4.2 mi) earthquake occurred 96.7 miles away from Laurel center
On 7/3/1994 at 16:17:24, a magnitude 3.3 (3.0 ML, 3.3 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 90.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Yellowstone County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 3, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Snow: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals/medical centers in Laurel:

  • LAUREL HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, 820 3RD AVE)
  • LAUREL NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, 421 YELLOWSTONE AVE)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Laurel:

  • ROCKY MOUNTAIN HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; BILLINGS, MT)
  • ST JOHN'S LUTHERAN HOME (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; BILLINGS, MT)
  • BILLINGS HEALTH AND REHAB COMMUNITY (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; BILLINGS, MT)

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Airports located in Laurel:


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Local government website: WWW.CI.LAUREL.MT.US

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Laurel:

  • Montana State University-Billings (about 15 miles; Billings, MT; Full-time enrollment: 2,629)
  • Montana State University (about 110 miles; Bozeman, MT; FT enrollment: 9,518)
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 196 miles; Rexburg, ID; FT enrollment: 12,325)
  • Casper College (about 231 miles; Casper, WY; FT enrollment: 2,078)
  • Black Hills State University (about 253 miles; Spearfish, SD; FT enrollment: 2,551)
  • The University of Montana (about 263 miles; Missoula, MT; FT enrollment: 11,744)
  • Idaho State University (about 266 miles; Pocatello, ID; FT enrollment: 8,867)

Public high school in Laurel:

Public elementary/middle schools in Laurel:

See full list of schools located in Laurel, map of school districts: LAUREL ELEMENTARY, LAUREL HIGH SCHOOL

Library in Laurel:

  • LAUREL PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $170,752; Location: 720 WEST 3RD ST; 20,959 books; 9,111 e-books; 644 audio materials; 968 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 56 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 25 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Laurel: Laurel City Police Department (A), City of Laurel Ambulance Service (B), Laurel Volunteer Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Laurel include: Saint Anthonys Church (A), Saint Johns Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Laurel: Thompson Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Howard Johnson Inn Laurel MT (310 South 1st Avenue), Wagonwheel Lodge (716 West Main Street), Locomotive Inn (310 South 1st Avenue), Lohof Motel (320 West Main Street), Russell Motel (711 East Main Street), Super 8 Motel (205 Southeast 4th Street), Welcome Travelers Motel (620 West Main Street), Laurel Ridge Motel (1403 East Main Street).

Court: Laurel City - City Court- Court Clerk (115 West 1st Street).

 
Yellowstone County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI  PM2.5 CO  SO2

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 37.0. This is about average.
City:

37.0
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.3. This is about average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
City:

11.3
U.S.:

9.6
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.224. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.6 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.224
U.S.:

0.334
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.83. This is about average. There were 20 monitors within city limits.
City:

2.83
U.S.:

2.43
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 24.2. This is about average. There were 9 monitors within city limits.
City:

24.2
U.S.:

25.6

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

LAUREL MUNICIPAL WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 6250, Surface_water):
Past health violations:
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR) - In APR-1999. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-30-2001)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR) - In MAR-1999. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-30-2001), St Public Notif requested (MAY-30-2001)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR) - In JAN-1999. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-30-2001)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR) - In JAN-1998. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-30-2001)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-25-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-25-2006), St Compliance achieved (APR-03-2006)
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-25-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-25-2006), St Compliance achieved (APR-03-2006)
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between JAN-2005 and MAR-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-25-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-25-2006), St Compliance achieved (APR-03-2006)
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between JAN-2005 and MAR-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-25-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-25-2006), St Compliance achieved (APR-03-2006)
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between OCT-2004 and DEC-2004, Contaminant: Carbon, Total-Organic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-24-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-24-2005)
  • 33 regular monitoring violations
  • 3 other older monitoring violations
FOX WATER SERVICE (Population served: 60, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between OCT-19-1999 and AUG-02-2000, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (JUN-15-2000), Fed Compliance achieved (AUG-02-2000)
EVERGREEN SUBDIVISION (Population served: 42, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 22 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Laurel that have no violations reported:

  • LAUREL WATER SERVICE (Population served: 65, Primary Water Source Type: Purch_surface_water)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 8.4%
(7.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 67.1% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 17.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Montana:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.3%
Whole state:  62.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.0%
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: 0.1% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Laurel, MT

71 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
68 people in nursing homes in 2000
20 people in other group homes in 2000

Laurel compared to Montana state average:

Laurel, Montana environmental map by EPA

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  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.


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Banks with branches in Laurel (2011 data):

  • The Yellowstone Bank: at 12 First Avenue, branch established on 1926/05/26; Drive-In at 12 First Street, branch established on 1972/03/20. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $437.3 mil, Deposits: $347.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Yellowstone Holding Company
  • Western Security Bank: Laurel Branch at 20 Montana Avenue, branch established on 1972/04/17. Info updated 2011/06/20: Bank assets: $807.6 mil, Deposits: $550.7 mil, headquarters in Billings, MT, positive income, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Glacier Bancorp, Inc.
  • United Bank: 401 Se 4th Street Branch at 401 Se 4th Street, P.O. Box 457, branch established on 2007/06/18. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $69.2 mil, Deposits: $57.3 mil, headquarters in Absarokee, MT, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Absarokee Bancorporation, Inc.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Laurel, Montana:

  • Best Western Locomotive Inn, 310 S First, Laurel, MT 59044 , Phone: (406) 628-8281
  • Best Western Yellowstone Crossing, 205 SE 4th St, Laurel, MT 59044 , Phone: (406) 628-6888, Fax: (406) 628-6888
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Laurel, Montana

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Laurel travel time to work - commute


Laurel mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (88%)
  • Electricity (12%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Laurel city (based on Yellowstone County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 48.57%
Here48.6%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaLDS (Mormon) ChurchInternational Church of the Foursquare GospelSouthern Baptist Convention
Adherents36.2%12.1%8.4%8.1%5.9%
Congregations7.9%7.9%13.7%0.7%10.8%
NameLutheran ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchUnited Church of ChristAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents4.9%4.9%4.1%1.9%13.5%
Congregations5.0%5.0%5.0%4.3%39.6%
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: 16
Yellowstone County:

1.14 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Yellowstone County:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

0.48 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 66
Yellowstone County:

4.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 102
Here:

7.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.3%
Montana:

7.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Yellowstone County:

25.7%
Montana:

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

10.6%
State:

10.7%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 4$11,371$34,1131$1,359
Other Government Administration 3$10,193$40,7729$3,317
Judicial and Legal 2$4,860$29,1602$1,842
Police Protection - Officers 11$40,636$44,3300$0
Police - Other 4$11,973$35,9192$4,928
Firefighters 0$0 32$2,465
Streets and Highways 5$17,953$43,0870$0
Health 1$2,980$35,76013$5,515
Solid Waste Management 5$15,354$36,8500$0
Sewerage 6$19,868$39,7360$0
Parks and Recreation 1$3,323$39,8760$0
Water Supply 9$31,386$41,8480$0
Local Libraries 1$3,266$39,1924$3,644
Other and Unallocable 1$3,190$38,2800$0
Totals for Government 53$176,353$39,92963$23,070

Laurel government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $482,000 ($69.54)
    Sewerage: $392,000 ($56.56)
    Regular Highways: $317,000 ($45.74)
    General - Other: $263,000 ($37.95)
    Local Fire Protection: $105,000 ($15.15)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,251,000 ($180.49)
    Water Utilities: $1,018,000 ($146.88)
    Sewerage: $696,000 ($100.42)
    Solid Waste Management: $489,000 ($70.55)
    Regular Highways: $423,000 ($61.03)
    General - Other: $349,000 ($50.35)
    Financial Administration: $288,000 ($41.55)
    Local Fire Protection: $236,000 ($34.05)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $224,000 ($32.32)
    Parks and Recreation: $190,000 ($27.41)
    Libraries: $128,000 ($18.47)
    General Public Buildings: $101,000 ($14.57)
    Housing and Community Development: $97,000 ($14.00)
    Central Staff Services: $97,000 ($14.00)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $83,000 ($11.98)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $37,000 ($5.34)
    Health - Other: $34,000 ($4.91)
    Parking Facilities: $3,000 ($0.43)
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,000 ($0.29)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($1.30)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $40,000 ($5.77)
    Police Protection: $13,000 ($1.88)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,341,000 ($337.76)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $289,000 ($41.70)

Laurel government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,003,000 ($144.71)
    All Other: $812,000 ($117.15)
    Solid Waste Management: $607,000 ($87.58)
    Parks and Recreation: $30,000 ($4.33)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $364,000 ($52.52)
    Housing and Community Development: $72,000 ($10.39)
    General Local Government Support: $11,000 ($1.59)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $586,000 ($84.55)
    Fines and Forfeits: $210,000 ($30.30)
    Interest Earnings: $209,000 ($30.15)
    General Revenue, NEC: $19,000 ($2.74)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,127,000 ($306.88)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $674,000 ($97.24)
    All Other: $138,000 ($19.91)
    Highways: $132,000 ($19.04)
  • Tax - Property: $1,111,000 ($160.29)
    Other License: $94,000 ($13.56)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $29,000 ($4.18)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $6,000 ($0.87)

Laurel government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,952,000 ($1003.03)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,939,000 ($1001.15)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $957,000 ($138.08)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $922,000 ($133.03)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $400,000 ($57.71)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $387,000 ($55.84)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $35,000 ($5.05)

Laurel government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,706,000 ($967.54)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $922,000 ($133.03)

6.63% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,194 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.63%
Montana average:

8.25%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($200 average AGI)
Yellowstone County:

0.06%
Montana average:

0.11%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Gallatin County, MT  0.31% ($26,190 average AGI)
from Carbon County, MT  0.25% ($34,137)
from Missoula County, MT  0.21% ($28,770)


6.06% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,346 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.06%
Montana average:

7.69%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($243 average AGI)
Yellowstone County:

0.04%
Montana average:

0.08%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Gallatin County, MT  0.42% ($32,757 average AGI)
to Carbon County, MT  0.21% ($58,429)
to Missoula County, MT  0.21% ($25,505)

Strongest AM radio stations in Laurel:

  • KBSR (1490 AM; 1 kW; LAUREL, MT; Owner: SUN MOUNTAIN, INC.)
  • KGHL (790 AM; 5 kW; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KBUL (970 AM; 5 kW; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KURL (730 AM; 5 kW; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: ELENBAAS MEDIA, INC.)
  • KBLG (910 AM; 1 kW; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP, INC.)
  • KMZK (1240 AM; 1 kW; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: ELENBAAS MEDIA, INC.)
  • KGVW (640 AM; 10 kW; BELGRADE, MT; Owner: GALLATIN VALLEY WITNESS, INC.)
  • KZMQ (1140 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GREYBULL, WY; Owner: LEGEND COMMUNICATIONS OF WYOMING LLC)
  • KTWO (1030 AM; 50 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KPOW (1260 AM; 5 kW; POWELL, WY; Owner: CHAPARRAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KUYO (830 AM; daytime; 25 kW; EVANSVILLE, WY; Owner: WYOMING CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KATL (770 AM; 10 kW; MILES CITY, MT; Owner: STAR PRINTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Laurel:

  • KRKX (94.1 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP, INC.)
  • KEMC (91.7 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY-BILLINGS)
  • KZRV (107.5 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KYYA-FM (93.3 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP, INC.)
  • KRZN (96.3 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP, INC.)
  • KMXE (99.3 FM; RED LODGE, MT; Owner: SILVER ROCK COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • KLMT (89.3 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL BROADCASTERS INC)
  • KCTR-FM (102.9 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBBB (103.7 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRSQ (101.9 FM; LAUREL, MT; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • K296EM (107.1 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL BROADCASTERS, INC)
  • KKBR (97.1 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGHL-FM (98.5 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • K205CL (88.9 FM; SHEPHERD, MT; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KNDZ (105.1 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Laurel:

  • KULR-TV (Channel 8; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: KULR CORPORATION)
  • KTVQ (Channel 2; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: KTVQ COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K25BP (Channel 25; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: QUORUM OF MONTANA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KSVI (Channel 6; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: QUORUM OF MONTANA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KHMT (Channel 4; HARDIN, MT; Owner: VHR BROADCASTING OF BILLINGS, LLC)
  • K36EZ (Channel 36; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: COMANCHE ENTERPRISES)
  • K14IS (Channel 14; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: YELLOWSTONE VALLEY COMMUNITY TV, IN)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Laurel, Montana:
  • Fatal accident count: 14
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 23
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 7
  • Fatalities: 14
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 33
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Montana average:
  • Fatal accident count: 77
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 110
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 34
  • Fatalities: 81
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 194
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 15

See more detailed statistics of Laurel fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 21
Total length: 131 meters (430ft)
Total costs: $40,148,000
Total average daily traffic: 132,890
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,662

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1960-1969: 13
  • 1970-1979: 3
  • 1980-1989: 3
  • 1990-1999: 0
  • 2000-2009: 2
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Laurel, MT

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Laurel)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 37 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Laurel, MT)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 41 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Laurel)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 66 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Laurel)


Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED24$154,80319$160,84878$145,5867$52,9845$110,9700$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$186,1806$166,7430$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$151,5350$013$126,2592$46,8551$79,6501$40,940
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$149,5231$176,07011$144,3951$133,6601$77,4300$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$166,9500$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0019.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$220,8303$161,523
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$201,7200$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0019.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value


Most common first names in Laurel, MT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John4276.8 years
George3976.4 years
Robert3767.3 years
Mary3076.8 years
Henry2981.4 years
Helen2982.1 years
James2776.8 years
William2678.0 years
Margaret2480.2 years
Charles2078.8 years
Most common last names in Laurel, MT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Frank2174.6 years
Reiter1382.1 years
Nelson1369.1 years
Johnson1282.8 years
Fox1081.1 years
Williams1081.1 years
Anderson981.0 years
Ward980.1 years
Miller875.0 years
Smith882.3 years
Businesses in Laurel, MT
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Best Western1McDonald's1
Burger King1Nike1
CVS1Pizza Hut1
FedEx1Subway2
H&R Block1UPS1
Hardee's1Walmart1
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • John Becker (2)
  • Michael J. Mccoy (1)
  • Mark Rapkoch (1)
  • Zachariah Bentley Roth (1)

Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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