U.S. Cities - City-Data Homepage  
Loma, Montana forum City-Data.com Homepage

Loma, Montana



Jump to a detailed profile or search
site with Google Custom Search

Back to Loma, MT housing info, Chouteau County, Montana, MT smaller cities, MT small cities, All Cities.


We are giving away $1200 in prizes - enter simply by sending us your own city pictures!

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2010: 85. Population change since 2000: -7.6%
Males: 65  (76.9%)
Females: 20  (23.1%)

Median resident age:  43.8 years
Montana median age:  38.3 years

Zip code: 59460

Estimated median household income in 2012: $47,309 (it was $25,208 in 2000)
Loma:

$47,309
MT:

$45,076
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $30,230

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $39,687 (it was $38,800 in 2000)
Loma:

$39,687
MT:

$184,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $95,143; Detached houses: $95,143

Median gross rent in 2012: $625.

Loma, MT residents, houses, and apartments details

Business Search - 14 Million verified businesses
Search for: near:  
Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2011 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
Loma races chart
  • White alone - 81 (95.3%)
  • Two or more races - 4 (4.7%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Loma: 87.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)


Latest news from Loma, MT collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: English (43.4%), German (18.9%), Scottish (17.0%), Norwegian (13.2%), Czech (5.7%), United States (1.9%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 2588 feet

Land area: 3.45 square miles.

Population density: 25 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).




Recent Home Sales
Address:
City

State
Zip
Min Price (optional)

Max Price (optional)
Prioritization:



Loma, Montana map

For population 25 years and over in Loma:

  • High school or higher: 76.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Loma CDP:

  • Never married: 0.0%
  • Now married: 45.0%
  • Separated: 15.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 40.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,208 (0.7%)

Loma satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Great Falls, MT (47.3 miles , pop. 56,690).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Seattle, WA (549.9 miles , pop. 563,374).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (1000.0 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Fort Benton, MT (3.4 miles ), Carter, MT (4.9 miles) , Big Sandy, MT (4.9 miles ), Geraldine, MT (5.1 miles ), Highwood, MT (5.3 miles) , Rocky Boy West, MT (5.8 miles ), Box Elder, MT (5.9 miles ), St. Pierre, MT (6.1 miles ).

Latitude: 47.94 N, Longitude: 110.50 W

Area code: 406

Loma household income distribution Loma home values distribution

This place's Wikipedia profile

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

3.6%
Montana:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (50%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (17%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (17%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Retail trade (75%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)


Average climate in Loma, Montana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Loma, Montana average temperatures Loma, Montana average precipitation
 
Loma, Montana humidity
 
Loma, Montana wind speed
 
Loma, Montana snowfall
 
Loma, Montana sunshine
 
Loma, Montana clear and cloudy days
 

Back to the top

Earthquake activity:

Loma-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Montana state average. It is 96% 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 54.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/5/1991 at 09:24:07, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 75.8 miles away from Loma center
On 12/28/2005 at 17:13:35, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 ML, Depth: 16.9 mi) earthquake occurred 76.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/20/2003 at 02:38:05, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 ML, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 94.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/6/2002 at 12:45:36, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 ML, 3.1 LG, Depth: 0.7 mi) earthquake occurred 95.9 miles away from Loma center
On 3/5/1995 at 12:17:11, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 98.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), 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).
Loma topographic map

Political contributions by individuals in Loma, MT

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Loma:

  • Montana State University (about 160 miles; Bozeman, MT; Full-time enrollment: 9,518)
  • Montana State University-Billings (about 176 miles; Billings, MT; FT enrollment: 2,629)
  • The University of Montana (about 180 miles; Missoula, MT; FT enrollment: 11,744)
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 292 miles; Rexburg, ID; FT enrollment: 12,325)
  • North Idaho College (about 293 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; FT enrollment: 3,090)
  • University of Idaho (about 317 miles; Moscow, ID; FT enrollment: 9,625)
  • Spokane Community College (about 320 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 4,944)

Click to draw/clear place borders

Notable locations in Loma: Loma Earth Science Museum (A), Loma Rural Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Loma: Montana Crossroads Historical Marker (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: M & M River Expeditions (Tours & Charters; 3866 Loma Bridge Road).

Hotel: Rose River Inn (173 Woods Beach Road).

 
Chouteau County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

LOMA COUNTY WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 400, Surface_water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In APR-2001, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUL-14-2001), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-14-2001), St Public Notif requested (JUL-14-2001), St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2001)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR) - In APR-1999. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-11-2000)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Treatment Technique Exceeds Turb 0.3 NTU - In MAY-2006, Contaminant: IESWTR
  • Treatment Technique Exceeds Turb 1 NTU - In MAY-2006, Contaminant: IESWTR
  • M&R Filter Turbidity Reporting - In AUG-2005, Contaminant: IESWTR
  • M&R Filter Turbidity Reporting - In JUL-2005, Contaminant: IESWTR
  • Monitoring, Routine/Repeat (SWTR-Filter) - In APR-2004. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-13-2004), St Public Notif requested (NOV-10-2004)
  • 85 regular monitoring violations
  • 2 other older monitoring violations

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 17.9%

Average household size:
This place:  2.3 people
Montana:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  51.4%
Whole state:  62.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.4%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 2.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Loma, MT

Loma compared to Montana state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.


Back to the top

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Loma travel time to work - commute


Loma mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (79%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (21%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results



Religion statistics for Loma CDP (based on Chouteau County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 104.19%
Here104.2%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaEvangelical Free Church of America
Adherents69.0%9.1%7.6%5.1%2.6%
Congregations23.5%29.4%5.9%5.9%5.9%
NameLDS (Mormon) ChurchChurch of God (Anderson, Indiana)Hutterian BrethrenLutheran ChurchOther
Adherents2.4%1.6%1.6%0.6%0.4%
Congregations5.9%5.9%5.9%5.9%5.9%
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: 4
Chouteau County:

7.63 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Chouteau County:

3.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Here:

5.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.3%
Montana:

7.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Chouteau County:

24.8%
Montana:

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

12.1%
State:

10.7%

6.13% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,867 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.13%
Montana average:

8.25%

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:
from Cascade County, MT  0.93% ($36,813 average AGI)


7.58% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,652 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.58%
Montana average:

7.69%

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:
to Cascade County, MT  1.44% ($30,400 average AGI)
to Gallatin County, MT  0.80% ($20,357)
to Hill County, MT  0.63% ($32,364)

Strongest AM radio stations in Loma:

  • KMON (560 AM; 5 kW; GREAT FALLS, MT; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSEN (1150 AM; 10 kW; SHELBY, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEIN (1310 AM; 5 kW; GREAT FALLS, MT; Owner: MUNSON RADIO, INC.)
  • KOFI (1180 AM; 50 kW; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KOFI, INC.)
  • KGVW (640 AM; 10 kW; BELGRADE, MT; Owner: GALLATIN VALLEY WITNESS, INC.)
  • KKGR (680 AM; daytime; 5 kW; EAST HELENA, MT; Owner: KKGR, INC.)
  • KOJM (610 AM; 1 kW; HAVRE, MT; Owner: NEW MEDIA BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KMTX (950 AM; 5 kW; HELENA, MT; Owner: CAPRI, INC)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KJJR (880 AM; 10 kW; WHITEFISH, MT; Owner: BEE BROADCASTING, INCORPORATED)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KGA (1510 AM; 50 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Loma:

  • KEHT (100.3 FM; GREAT FALLS, MT; Owner: GEORGE S. FLINN, JR.)
  • KXEI (95.1 FM; HAVRE, MT; Owner: HI-LINE RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KMON-FM (94.5 FM; GREAT FALLS, MT; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KVVR (97.9 FM; DUTTON, MT; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • K261CC (100.1 FM; CHESTER, MT; Owner: RANDALL D. ROCKS)
  • KNMC (90.1 FM; HAVRE, MT; Owner: NORTHERN MONTANA COLLEGE)
  • KIKF (104.9 FM; CASCADE, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP INC.)
  • KINX (107.3 FM; GREAT FALLS, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP INC.)
  • KPQX (92.5 FM; HAVRE, MT; Owner: NEW MEDIA BROADCASTERS, INC.)


FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Mile Marker 57 On Us Hwy 87 N (Lat: 48.990278 Lon: -110.500778), Call Sign: KNEC641, Licensee ID: L00607094
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.885 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/10/2003, Expiration Date: 12/17/2012, Cancellation Date: 02/16/2013
    Registrant: Harvey Worrall, Rt 1, Loma, MT 59460, Phone: (406) 739-4352

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Various Locations (Lat: 48.094139 Lon: -110.864389), Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WPNM257
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.281 MHz, 956.281 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/31/2008, Expiration Date: 04/06/2018, Certifier: Bruce A Mckinley
    Registrant: Northwestern Energy, 40 East Broadway Street, Butte, MT 59701, Phone: (406) 497-1000, Fax: (406) 497-3525, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KD7YZL, Licensee ID: L00777343
    Grant Date: 12/05/2003, Expiration Date: 12/05/2013, Certifier: Garvey C Wood
    Registrant: Garvey C Wood, 203 Main St, Loma, MT 59460-0207

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 177A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 177KK , Serial Number: 17701310, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 12/04/1968
    Registrant (Individual): Steve Witt, 4678 Colony Bay Rd, Loma, MT 59460
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2655T , Serial Number: 28-7125568, Year manufactured: 1971, Airworthiness Date: 10/01/1971
    Registrant (Individual): Steve K Witt, 4682 Colony Bay Rd, Loma, MT 59460
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 170B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4412B , Serial Number: 26756, Year manufactured: 1955, Airworthiness Date: 03/27/1956
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Lyle W Mckeever, 1494 Mc Keever Rd, Loma, MT 59460, Other Owners: Marvin L Works


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Cost of Living Calculator

Back to Loma, MT housing info, Chouteau County, Montana, MT smaller cities, MT small cities, All Cities.

 

Back to the top




Recent home sales and price trends information powered by Onboard Informatics
© 2013 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
 
City-data.com does not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of any information on this site.  Use at your own risk.
Website © 2003-2014 Advameg, Inc.