North Browning, Montana

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Population in 2010: 2,408. Population change since 2000: +9.5%
Males: 1,143  (47.5%)
Females: 1,265  (52.5%)
Median resident age:  26.0 years
Montana median age:  38.3 years

Zip codes: 59417.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $27,146 (it was $24,399 in 2000)
North Browning:

$27,146
MT:

$45,076
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $11,436 (it was $8,572 in 2000)

North Browning CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $68,265 (it was $65,400 in 2000)
North Browning:

$68,265
MT:

$184,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $91,735; Detached houses: $91,735

Median gross rent in 2012: $439.

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  • American Indian alone - 2,277 (94.6%)
  • White alone - 63 (2.6%)
  • Hispanic - 36 (1.5%)
  • Two or more races - 28 (1.2%)
  • Black alone - 3 (0.1%)
  • Other race alone - 1 (0.04%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in North Browning: 86.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (1.2%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Land area: 2.95 square miles.

Population density: 815 people per square mile   (low).

North Browning, Montana map

For population 25 years and over in North Browning:

  • High school or higher: 77.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.2%
  • Unemployed: 24.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in North Browning CDP:

  • Never married: 48.9%
  • Now married: 34.4%
  • Separated: 0.2%
  • Widowed: 5.7%
  • Divorced: 10.8%

1 residents are foreign born

This place:  0.0%
Montana:  1.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2009: $113 (0.2%)

North Browning satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Great Falls, MT (108.8 miles , pop. 56,690).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (427.4 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (1038.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Browning, MT (0.9 miles ), South Browning, MT (1.1 miles ), Blackfeet, MT (2.2 miles ), Starr School, MT (2.3 miles ), East Glacier Park Village, MT (3.6 miles ), Heart Butte, MT (4.6 miles ), Babb, MT (5.3 miles) , Little Browning, MT (5.6 miles ).

Latitude: 48.57 N, Longitude: 113.02 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 406

North Browning household income distribution North Browning home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

10.0%
Montana:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Construction (23%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (8%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (15%)
  • Finance and insurance (14%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Other protective service workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Construction laborers (6%)
  • Carpenters (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (9%)
  • Registered nurses (8%)
  • Child care workers (7%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4%)

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

Average climate in North Browning, Montana

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Earthquake activity:

North Browning-area historical earthquake activity is near Montana state average. It is 44% 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 298.7 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 312.8 miles away from North Browning center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 448.7 miles away from the city center, causing $80,000,000 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 290.3 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 220.3 miles away from North Browning center
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.5 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.8 MW, Depth: 32.2 mi) earthquake occurred 455.3 miles away from the city center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Glacier County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Landslides: 2, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
North Browning topographic map

Amtrak stations near North Browning:

  • 3 miles: BROWNING (HEART BUTTE RD. S.) - Seasonal Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms.
  • 13 miles: EAST GLACIER PARK (400 HWY 49 N.) - Seasonal Station . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, full-service food facilities, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to North Browning:

  • The University of Montana (about 127 miles; Missoula, MT; Full-time enrollment: 13,602)
  • North Idaho College (about 186 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; FT enrollment: 4,684)
  • Spokane Community College (about 210 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,482)
  • Whitworth University (about 211 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 2,689)
  • Gonzaga University (about 212 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,780)
  • Spokane Falls Community College (about 215 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,052)
  • Montana State University (about 221 miles; Bozeman, MT; FT enrollment: 12,942)

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Notable locations in North Browning: Blackfeet Agency (A), Museum of the Plains Indian (B), Scriver Museum of Montana Wild Life (C), Bureau of Indian Affairs Law Enforcement Browning Police Department (D), Browning Emergency Medical Services (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
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Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2007 was 27.3. This is significantly better than average.

City:

27.3
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 19.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.9
U.S.:

20.2
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 46.8%
(33.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 47.1% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.5 people
Montana:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  76.6%
Whole state:  62.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  13.0%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

People in group quarters in North Browning in 2010:

  • 37 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 26 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 22 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 8 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in North Browning in 2000:

  • 40 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 30 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 10 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 10 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill

North Browning compared to Montana state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly above state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

North Browning travel time to work - commute North Browning mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (52%)
  • Electricity (34%)
  • Wood (8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for North Browning CDP (based on Glacier County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 72.39%
Here: 72.4%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaHutterian BrethrenAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents77.8%5.2%5.2%3.0%8.7%
Congregations33.3%4.8%23.8%9.5%28.6%
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
Glacier County:

3.00 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Glacier County:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

0.48 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Glacier County:

4.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Here:

9.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.9%
Montana:

7.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Glacier County:

30.9%
Montana:

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

24.0%
State:

10.7%

5.60% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,111 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.60%
Montana average:

6.86%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Toole County, MT  0.87% ($16,308 average AGI)
from Cascade County, MT  0.51% ($18,217)
from Missoula County, MT  0.40% ($18,278)


5.67% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,835 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.67%
Montana average:

6.73%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cascade County, MT  0.60% ($18,519 average AGI)
to Missoula County, MT  0.56% ($14,920)
to Flathead County, MT  0.38% ($35,412)

Strongest AM radio stations in North Browning:

  • KOFI (1180 AM; 50 kW; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KOFI, INC.)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSEN (1150 AM; 10 kW; SHELBY, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KJJR (880 AM; 10 kW; WHITEFISH, MT; Owner: BEE BROADCASTING, INCORPORATED)
  • KGEZ (600 AM; 5 kW; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: SKYLINE BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KGA (1510 AM; 50 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMON (560 AM; 5 kW; GREAT FALLS, MT; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KXLY (920 AM; 20 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KQQQ (1150 AM; 25 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KEIN (1310 AM; 5 kW; GREAT FALLS, MT; Owner: MUNSON RADIO, INC.)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in North Browning:

  • KBBZ (98.5 FM; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: BEE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKMT (95.9 FM; COLUMBIA FALLS, MT; Owner: BEE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDBR (106.3 FM; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: BEE BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around North Browning:

  • K57FM (Channel 57; BROWNING, MT; Owner: BROWNING PUBLIC SCHOOL)
  • K05EE (Channel 5; BIG ARM, ETC., MT; Owner: BLACKTAIL TV TAX DISTRICT)
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