Lockwood, Montana

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Population in 2010: 6,797. Population change since 2000: +57.8%
Males: 3,261  (48.0%)
Females: 3,536  (52.0%)
Median resident age:  36.3 years
Montana median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 59101.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $48,743 (it was $34,768 in 2000)
Lockwood:

$48,743
MT:

$46,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $25,795 (it was $14,579 in 2000)

Lockwood CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $167,440 (it was $59,500 in 2000)
Lockwood:

$167,440
MT:

$190,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $209,019; Detached houses: $229,829; Townhouses or other attached units: $176,376; In 2-unit structures: $171,834; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $182,576; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $136,445; Mobile homes: $70,150; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $280,076

Median gross rent in 2013: $725.

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  • Races in Lockwood, MT (2010)

    Lockwood races chart
    • 5,84586.0%White alone
    • 4106.0%Hispanic
    • 3044.5%American Indian alone
    • 2013.0%Two or more races
    • 240.4%Black alone
    • 100.1%Asian alone
    • 20.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.01%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Lockwood: 89.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (24.2%), Irish (12.9%), United States (11.3%), Norwegian (7.7%), English (6.6%), French (2.8%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Land area: 7.46 square miles.

Population density: 912 people per square mile   (low).

Lockwood,MT real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Lockwood:

  • High school or higher: 88.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.0%
  • Unemployed: 8.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lockwood CDP:

  • Never married: 29.9%
  • Now married: 48.5%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 4.0%
  • Divorced: 16.5%

38 residents are foreign born

This place:

0.9%
Montana:

1.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,393 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,071 (0.8%)

Lockwood satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Billings, MT (5.7 miles , pop. 89,847).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (445.6 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (871.0 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Billings, MT (2.4 miles ), Huntley, MT (2.9 miles ), South Yellowstone, MT (3.1 miles ), Shepherd, MT (3.2 miles) , Northwest Yellowstone, MT (3.7 miles ), Worden, MT (4.0 miles ), Ballantine, MT (4.1 miles ), Laurel, MT (4.4 miles ).

Latitude: 45.81 N, Longitude: 108.42 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 406

Lockwood household income distribution Lockwood home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.7%
Montana:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Construction (21%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (19%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (31%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Lockwood, Montana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Lockwood-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Montana state average. It is 11% 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 138.6 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 289.2 miles away from Lockwood 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 137.3 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 202.8 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/1994 at 09:05:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.8 ML, Depth: 4.9 mi) earthquake occurred 244.4 miles away from Lockwood center
On 3/28/1975 at 02:31:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.1 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 ML) earthquake occurred 331.1 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 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, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lockwood topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Lockwood:

  • EAGLE CLIFF MANOR (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; BILLINGS, MT)
  • ST JOHNS LUTH HOME-BILLINGS HEIGHTS (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; BILLINGS, MT)
  • PONDEROSA PINES HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; BILLINGS, MT)
  • RIVENDELL6PSYCHIATRIC CTR (Hospital, about 5 miles away; BILLINGS, MT)
  • PARKVIEW CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; BILLINGS, MT)
  • BIG SKY HOSPICE (Hospital, about 5 miles away; BILLINGS, MT)
  • BILLINGS CLINIC DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; BILLINGS, MT)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lockwood:

  • Montana State University-Billings (about 5 miles; Billings, MT; Full-time enrollment: 4,319)
  • Sheridan College (about 102 miles; Sheridan, WY; FT enrollment: 2,070)
  • Montana State University (about 128 miles; Bozeman, MT; FT enrollment: 12,942)
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 215 miles; Rexburg, ID; FT enrollment: 30,522)
  • Casper College (about 231 miles; Casper, WY; FT enrollment: 2,770)
  • Black Hills State University (about 240 miles; Spearfish, SD; FT enrollment: 3,166)
  • The University of Montana (about 276 miles; Missoula, MT; FT enrollment: 13,602)

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Notable locations in Lockwood: East Bridge Fishing Access Site (A), Lockwood Rural Fire District 8 (B), ExxonMobil Emergency Response Team (C), Lockwood Sheriff's Office (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Dry Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 15.4. This is significantly better than average.

City:

15.4
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.261. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.261
U.S.:

0.303

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2009 was 2.42. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.42
U.S.:

1.93

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 24.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.2
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 6.30. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.30
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 10.7%
(9.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 35.4% for American Indian residents, 10.8% for other race residents, 0.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
Montana:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  69.7%
Whole state:  62.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  9.1%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
20 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
2 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010

Lockwood compared to Montana state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
Montana average:

9.9

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (73%)
  • Electricity (21%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

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 Lockwood CDP (based on Yellowstone County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant20,84586
Catholic17,15512
Mainline Protestant11,92035
Other7,76129
Black Protestant1231
Orthodox1001
None90,068-
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: 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%

5.55% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,619 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.55%
Montana average:

6.86%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($92 average AGI)
Yellowstone County:

0.02%
Montana average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Gallatin County, MT  0.29% ($31,465 average AGI)
from Missoula County, MT  0.22% ($29,870)
from Carbon County, MT  0.19% ($35,702)


5.39% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,678 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.39%
Montana average:

6.73%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($271 average AGI)
Yellowstone County:

0.05%
Montana average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Gallatin County, MT  0.28% ($33,126 average AGI)
to Missoula County, MT  0.20% ($28,449)
to Stillwater County, MT  0.16% ($43,948)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lockwood:

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

Strongest FM radio stations in Lockwood:

  • KZRV (107.5 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KRKX (94.1 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KCTR-FM (102.9 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLMT (89.3 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL BROADCASTERS INC)
  • KBBB (103.7 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K205CL (88.9 FM; SHEPHERD, MT; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KRSQ (101.9 FM; LAUREL, MT; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KKBR (97.1 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGHL-FM (98.5 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KNDZ (105.1 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KEMC (91.7 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY-BILLINGS)
  • KMXE (99.3 FM; RED LODGE, MT; Owner: SILVER ROCK COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • K296EM (107.1 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL BROADCASTERS, INC)
  • KMHK (95.5 FM; HARDIN, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K213DY (90.5 FM; HUNTLEY, MT; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K217EM (91.3 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K259AN (99.7 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • K236AB (95.1 FM; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Lockwood:

  • KTVQ (Channel 2; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: KTVQ COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KULR-TV (Channel 8; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: KULR CORPORATION)
  • KSVI (Channel 6; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: QUORUM OF MONTANA LICENSE, LLC)
  • K25BP (Channel 25; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: QUORUM OF MONTANA LICENSE, LLC)
  • K36EZ (Channel 36; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: COMANCHE ENTERPRISES)
  • K14IS (Channel 14; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: YELLOWSTONE VALLEY COMMUNITY TV, IN)
  • KHMT (Channel 4; HARDIN, MT; Owner: VHR BROADCASTING OF BILLINGS, LLC)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • 100Total average daily traffic
  • 3Total average daily truck traffic
  • 120Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Emerald, Emerald Hills (Lat: 45.802944 Lon: -108.360472), Type: Pole, Structure height: 6.2 m, Call Sign: WQLZ771
    Assigned Frequencies: 17765.0 MHz, 17865.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/08/2010, Expiration Date: 06/08/2020, Certifier: Mike Glaser
    Registrant: 8714 Lion St Bldg F, Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730, Phone: (909) 437-6743

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
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 ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED26$162,64314$104,86883$134,79813$53,6981$553,0806$104,50213$89,151
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$109,4602$81,13511$138,4441$19,2000$02$164,6753$54,410
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$143,0705$60,87619$116,7916$73,7750$00$06$69,455
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN9$135,0681$62,41014$166,5955$77,2000$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$03$81,2970$00$00$02$50,410

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0008.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$182,4403$176,997
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$185,8000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0008.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
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