For population 25 years and over in Moore:
For population 15 years and over in Moore town:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $371 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Great Falls, MT (83.2 miles , pop. 56,690).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (544.7 miles , pop. 259,628).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (938.4 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Hobson, MT (2.9 miles ), Lewistown Heights, MT (3.6 miles ), Lewistown, MT (3.7 miles ), Judith Gap, MT (4.6 miles) , Hanover, MT (4.6 miles ), Denton, MT (5.2 miles ), Stanford, MT (5.3 miles ), Judith Gap-Shawmut, MT (5.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 46.98 N, Longitude: 109.69 W
Area code: 406
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -23 (-11.0%).
Average climate in Moore, Montana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Moore-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Montana state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/14/1999, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 14.5 miles away from the Moore town center injured 3 people and caused $4 million in damages.
On 7/8/2002, a category F2 tornado 25.0 miles away from the town center caused $100,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Moore-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Montana state average. It is 92% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/26/2007 at 06:27:32, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 ML, Depth: 1.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 39.1 miles away from the city center
On 5/24/2000 at 04:22:06, a magnitude 4.2 (3.7 MB, 4.2 MD, Depth: 1.6 mi) earthquake occurred 92.0 miles away from Moore center
On 4/8/2000 at 11:30:22, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 ML, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 92.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/10/2000 at 19:14:05, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MD, Depth: 1.3 mi) earthquake occurred 88.9 miles away from the city center
On 2/6/1999 at 23:29:48, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MD, 3.8 ML, Depth: 0.7 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 83.4 miles away from Moore center
On 1/9/2003 at 00:02:17, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 ML, Depth: 6.6 mi) earthquake occurred 73.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Fergus County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Moore:
Airports located in Moore:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Moore:
Public high school in Moore:
See full list of schools located in Moore, map of school districts: MOORE ELEMENTARY, MOORE HIGH SCHOOL
Public elementary/middle schools in Moore:
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2003 was 0.448. This is better than average. There were 14 monitors within city limits.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 10.8. This is better than average. There were 14 monitors within city limits.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 30.8. This is about average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Moore and their reported violations in the past:MOORE TOWN OF (Population served: 220, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 15.3%
(11.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Moore compared to Montana state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Moore (based on Fergus County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 53.28%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Moore government finances in 2002(per resident):
6.96% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,948 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:
7.33% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,113 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:
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FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: