For population 25 years and over in Lower Valley-Somers:
For population 15 years and over in Lower Valley-Somers CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Missoula, MT (82.6 miles , pop. 57,053).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (368.7 miles , pop. 480,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (988.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Lakeside, MT (1.4 miles ), Somers, MT (1.6 miles ), Bigfork, MT (2.8 miles ), Woods Bay, MT (3.0 miles ), Creston-Bigfork, MT (3.1 miles ), Rollins, MT (3.1 miles) , Kalispell, MT (3.3 miles ), Dayton, MT (3.5 miles) .
Latitude: 48.05 N, Longitude: 114.25 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 406
Unemployment in August 2012:
Work and jobs in Lower Valley-Somers: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Lower Valley-Somers, Montana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Lower Valley-Somers-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Montana state average. It is 66% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/22/1998 at 01:17:47, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 ML, 4.6 ML, Depth: 7.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 44.5 miles away from the city center
On 5/2/1995 at 19:31:02, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.2 ML, 4.5 ML, Depth: 5.6 mi) earthquake occurred 12.6 miles away from Lower Valley-Somers center
On 4/1/1992 at 11:33:47, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 3.8 ML, 4.2 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 26.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/29/1995 at 18:10:50, a magnitude 4.1 (3.7 ML, 4.1 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 12.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/15/1998 at 02:28:35, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MD, 3.8 ML, Depth: 2.7 mi) earthquake occurred 23.3 miles away from Lower Valley-Somers center
On 3/22/2006 at 17:24:32, a magnitude 4.3 (3.6 MB, 4.3 MW, 4.2 ML, Depth: 5.1 mi) earthquake occurred 69.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Flathead County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 5, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Snows: 2, Landslide: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Lower Valley-Somers:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lower Valley-Somers:
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.510. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 20.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.80. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
2 people in homes for the mentally retarded
Lower Valley-Somers compared to Montana state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Lower Valley-Somers (based on Flathead County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 40.00%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 15
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 45
Number of full-service restaurants: 97
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.05% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($40,971 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($252 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.22% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,000 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($327 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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