For population 25 years and over in Lima:
For population 15 years and over in Lima town:
4 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $664 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Idaho Falls, ID (83.9 miles , pop. 50,730).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Portland, OR (494.2 miles , pop. 529,121).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (768.8 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Lima-Centennial Valley, MT (3.7 miles) , Spencer, ID (5.2 miles) , Clark Canyon-Horse Prairie, MT (5.7 miles) , West Clark, ID (5.8 miles) , East Clark, ID (5.9 miles) , Dubois, ID (6.0 miles ), Leadore, ID (6.2 miles) , Dillon, MT (6.3 miles ).
Latitude: 44.64 N, Longitude: 112.59 W
Area code: 406
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -23 (-8.7%).
Work and jobs in Lima: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Lima, Montana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Lima-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Montana state average. It is 331% 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 95.5 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 71.2 miles away from Lima center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 6/30/1975 at 18:54:13, a magnitude 6.1 (5.6 MB, 5.9 MS, 6.1 UK, 6.1 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 91.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1983 at 19:51:24, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.8 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 67.0 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 67.5 miles away from Lima center
On 10/29/1983 at 23:29:11, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.0 MS, 5.8 ML) earthquake occurred 73.6 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 Beaverhead County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lima:
Public high school in Lima:
See full list of schools located in Lima, School District: LIMA K-12 SCHOOLS
Public elementary/middle schools in Lima:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 16.1. This is better than average. There were 60 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Lima and their reported violations in the past:LIMA TOWN OF (Population served: 269, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 17.2%
(9.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Lima compared to Montana state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Lima town (based on Beaverhead County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 48.50%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Lima government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Lima government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Lima government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):
Lima government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
9.18% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,171 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:
9.53% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,587 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 Lima:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 14 meters (46ft)
Total average daily traffic: 5,800
Total average daily truck traffic: 174
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Lima)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: