Martinsdale-Ringling, Montana

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Population in July 2007: 388.
Males: 206  (53.2%)
Females: 182  (46.8%)
Median resident age:  45.1 years
Montana median age:  37.5 years

Zip code: 59053

Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,768 (it was $27,083 in 2000)
Martinsdale-Ringling:

$35,768
MT:

$46,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,334 (it was $18,985 in 2000)

Martinsdale-Ringling CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $120,977 (it was $69,300 in 2000)
Martinsdale-Ringling:

$120,977
MT:

$190,100
  • Races in Martinsdale-Ringling, MT (2000)

    Martinsdale-Ringling races chart
    • 37896.7%White alone
    • 71.8%Hispanic
    • 51.3%American Indian alone
    • 10.3%Two or more races
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Martinsdale-Ringling: 91.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Land area: 1052.8 square miles.

Population density: 0.4 people per square mile   (very low).

For population 25 years and over in Martinsdale-Ringling:

  • High school or higher: 85.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Martinsdale-Ringling CCD:

  • Never married: 14.7%
  • Now married: 68.3%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 6.9%
  • Divorced: 10.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Martinsdale-Ringling CCD:  0.5% ($375)
Montana:  1.3% ($1,212)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Great Falls, MT (81.0 miles , pop. 56,690).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (534.6 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (894.8 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: White Sulphur Springs, MT (3.9 miles ), Martinsdale, MT (4.0 miles) , Wilsall, MT (5.4 miles ), Shields Valley, MT (5.7 miles ), Sedan, MT (5.8 miles) , Neihart, MT (6.0 miles) , Clyde Park, MT (6.1 miles ), Harlowton, MT (6.2 miles ).

Latitude: 46.42 N, Longitude: 110.64 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 406

Martinsdale-Ringling household income distribution Martinsdale-Ringling home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.4%
Montana:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (57%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (2%)
  • Groceries and related products merchant wholesalers (2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (29%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers (8%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Health care (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (33%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (26%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Life, physical, and social science technicians (3%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (3%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (16%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (15%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Top executives (4%)
  • Media and communication equipment workers (4%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)

Work and jobs in Martinsdale-Ringling: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Martinsdale-Ringling, Montana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Martinsdale-Ringling-area historical earthquake activity is near Montana state average. It is 42% 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 128.1 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 223.4 miles away from Martinsdale-Ringling 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 120.8 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 116.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 534.5 miles away from Martinsdale-Ringling center
On 8/22/1984 at 09:46:30, a magnitude 5.8 (5.0 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.8 ML) earthquake occurred 208.6 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 Meagher County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Fires: 2, Snows: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Martinsdale-Ringling:

  • MOUNTAINVIEW MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 16 miles away; WHITE SULPHUR SPRING, MT)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Martinsdale-Ringling:

  • Montana State University (about 56 miles; Bozeman, MT; Full-time enrollment: 12,942)
  • Montana State University-Billings (about 111 miles; Billings, MT; FT enrollment: 4,319)
  • The University of Montana (about 162 miles; Missoula, MT; FT enrollment: 13,602)
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 189 miles; Rexburg, ID; FT enrollment: 30,522)
  • Sheridan College (about 213 miles; Sheridan, WY; FT enrollment: 2,070)
  • Idaho State University (about 262 miles; Pocatello, ID; FT enrollment: 10,350)
  • North Idaho College (about 303 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; FT enrollment: 4,684)

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Notable locations in Martinsdale-Ringling: Adkison Ranch (A), Arthun Ranch (B), Bair Reservoir Sportsmans Access (C), Blackhawk Cabin (D), Brekke Ranch (E), Brewer Ranch (F), McKee Homestead (G), Campbell Ranch (H), Culver Ranch (I), Solbergs Pine Valley Cabins (J), Richardson Campground (K), Robertson Ranch (L), Rostad Ranch (M), Seventyone Ranch (N), Green Ranch (O), Hamen Ranch (P), Higgins Homestead (Q), Higgins Ranch (R), J Stewart Ranch (S), Spring Creek Campground (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Martinsdale-Ringling include: Trinity Lutheran Church (A), Lutheran Church (B), Saint Johns Catholic Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Castle Cemetery (1), Lennup Cemetery (2), Lebo Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Forest Lake (A), Coates Pond (B), Thorsens Pond (C), Castle Lake (D), Christensen Reservoir (E), Higgins Reservoir (F), Hamen Reservoir (G), Voldseth Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Woodson Creek (A), Youngs Creek (B), Forty Creek (C), Honey Run Creek (D), Warm Springs Creek (E), Agate Creek (F), Alabaugh Creek (G), Alkali Creek (H), Badger Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Martinsdale-Ringling: Smith River Valley Historical Marker (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Meagher County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This place:  2.0 people
Montana:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  63.1%
Whole state:  62.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.2%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

18.7%
Whole state:

14.6%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

11.7%
Whole state:

5.8%

Martinsdale-Ringling 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 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 significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Montana average:

10.4

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (45%)
  • Wood (29%)
  • Electricity (14%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (8%)
  • Other fuel (2%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

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 Martinsdale-Ringling CCD (based on Meagher County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic2501
Mainline Protestant1242
Evangelical Protestant1054
Other481
None1,364-
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: 2
Meagher County:

10.56 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Meagher County:

5.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Here:

26.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.7%
Montana:

7.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Meagher County:

25.4%
Montana:

23.1%

5.67% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($65,844 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.67%
Montana average:

6.86%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.


5.91% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,489 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.91%
Montana average:

6.73%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Strongest AM radio stations in Martinsdale-Ringling:

  • KGVW (640 AM; 10 kW; BELGRADE, MT; Owner: GALLATIN VALLEY WITNESS, INC.)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKGR (680 AM; daytime; 5 kW; EAST HELENA, MT; Owner: KKGR, INC.)
  • KMON (560 AM; 5 kW; GREAT FALLS, MT; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KBOZ (1090 AM; 5 kW; BOZEMAN, MT; Owner: REIER BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KMTX (950 AM; 5 kW; HELENA, MT; Owner: CAPRI, INC)
  • KOFI (1180 AM; 50 kW; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KOFI, INC.)
  • KBOW (550 AM; 5 kW; BUTTE, MT; Owner: BUTTE BROADCASTING INCORPORATED)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KEIN (1310 AM; 5 kW; GREAT FALLS, MT; Owner: MUNSON RADIO, INC.)
  • KGHL (790 AM; 5 kW; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KURL (730 AM; 5 kW; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: ELENBAAS MEDIA, INC.)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Martinsdale-Ringling:

  • 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.)
  • K246AC (97.1 FM; HELENA, MT; Owner: LAST CHANCE PUBLIC RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • K251AC (98.1 FM; HELENA, MT; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS-MT UNIV. SYSTEM)
  • KEHT (100.3 FM; GREAT FALLS, MT; Owner: GEORGE S. FLINN, JR.)
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