Plevna, Montana

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Population in 2014: 181 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +31.2%
Males: 100  (55.4%)
Females: 81  (44.6%)
Median resident age:  37.3 years
Montana median age:  39.6 years

Zip code: 59344

Estimated median household income in 2013: $49,532 (it was $27,917 in 2000)
Plevna:

$49,532
MT:

$46,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $25,222 (it was $14,360 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $35,399 (it was $25,000 in 2000)
Plevna:

$35,399
MT:

$190,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $53,664; Detached houses: $59,903; Mobile homes: $30,523

Median gross rent in 2013: $409.

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  • Races in Plevna, MT (2010)

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    • 15394.4%White alone
    • 31.9%Asian alone
    • 31.9%Hispanic
    • 21.2%Two or more races
    • 10.6%Black alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Plevna: 82.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (33.9%), United States (22.3%), Polish (9.9%), English (4.1%), Welsh (4.1%), Norwegian (3.3%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 2776 feet

Land area: 0.46 square miles.

Population density: 395 people per square mile   (very low).

Plevna, Montana map

For population 25 years and over in Plevna:

  • High school or higher: 80.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 43.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Plevna town:

  • Never married: 21.1%
  • Now married: 62.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 11.2%
  • Divorced: 4.9%

5 residents are foreign born (3.6% Europe).

This town:

3.6%
Montana:

1.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $321 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $204 (0.6%)

Plevna satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rapid City, SD (173.6 miles , pop. 59,607).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (453.1 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (891.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Baker, MT (3.5 miles ), Ismay, MT (3.8 miles) , Pine Hills-St. Phillips, MT (5.4 miles ), Marmarth, ND (5.4 miles) , Golva, ND (5.8 miles) , Shirley-Ismay, MT (5.8 miles ), Ekalaka, MT (6.0 miles ), Fallon, MT (6.4 miles) .

Latitude: 46.42 N, Longitude: 104.52 W

Area code: 406

Plevna household income distribution Plevna home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

1.9%
Montana:

3.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: 0 (0.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Educational services (40%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Other services, except public administration (20%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (21%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Community and social service occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (40%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (30%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (3%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (3%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (3%)

Average climate in Plevna, Montana

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Earthquake activity:

Plevna-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Montana state average. It is 37% smaller 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 323.8 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 479.8 miles away from Plevna 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 324.4 miles away from the city center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 166.0 miles away from the city center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 166.7 miles away from Plevna center
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 282.9 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 Fallon County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 2, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Plevna topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Plevna:

  • FALLON MEDICAL COMPLEX N H (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; BAKER, MT)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Plevna:

  • Black Hills State University (about 137 miles; Spearfish, SD; Full-time enrollment: 3,166)
  • Sheridan College (about 164 miles; Sheridan, WY; FT enrollment: 2,070)
  • South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (about 175 miles; Rapid City, SD; FT enrollment: 2,102)
  • Bismarck State College (about 178 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 3,015)
  • University of Mary (about 181 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 2,854)
  • Montana State University-Billings (about 197 miles; Billings, MT; FT enrollment: 4,319)
  • Minot State University (about 197 miles; Minot, ND; FT enrollment: 2,887)

Public high school in Plevna:

Public elementary/middle schools in Plevna:

  • PLEVNA SCHOOL (Students: 36, Location: 327 N MAIN ST, Grades: PK-6)
  • PLEVNA 7-8 (Students: 10, Location: 327 N MAIN ST, Grades: 7-8)
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Notable locations in Plevna: Plevna (A), Plevna Volunteer Fire District (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Plevna include: Emanuel Evangelical Free Church (A), Peace Lutheran Church (B), Plevna Baptist Church (C), Saint Anthonys Catholic Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Plevna: Plevna City Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Fallon County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 4.5%
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Montana:  2.4 people

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

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  3.1%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Montana average:

9.9

Plevna travel time to work - commute Plevna mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Plevna town (based on Fallon County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant9743
Catholic4552
Evangelical Protestant3816
None1,080-
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: 1
Fallon County:

3.72 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

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

7.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Here:

26.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.5%
Montana:

7.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Fallon County:

26.1%
Montana:

23.1%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

50.6%
Montana:

50.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.0%
Montana:

48.0%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.0
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Plevna:

16.8%
Montana:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.6%
Montana:

9.9%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Plevna:

6.9
Montana:

6.8

Overweight people:
Plevna:

30.2%
State:

35.3%

General health condition:
Plevna:

58.4%
Montana:

57.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Plevna:

73.8%
Montana:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Plevna, MT Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$1,201
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$140
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$150
Sewerage 0$0 1$287
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$447
Water Supply 0$0 1$500
Totals for Government 0$0 10$2,725

Plevna government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $22,000 ($121.55)
    Financial Administration: $10,000 ($55.25)
    Solid Waste Management: $9,000 ($49.72)
    Regular Highways: $5,000 ($27.62)
    Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($16.57)
    General Public Buildings: $2,000 ($11.05)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($11.05)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $20,000 ($110.50)

Plevna government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $12,000 ($66.30)
    All Other: $6,000 ($33.15)
    Sewerage: $0 ($0.00)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($33.15)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($5.52)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $19,000 ($104.97)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $9,000 ($49.72)
    Highways: $7,000 ($38.67)
  • Tax - Property: $9,000 ($49.72)

Plevna government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $207,000 ($1143.65)

8.38% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,895 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.38%
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 Yellowstone County, MT  0.97% ($22,455 average AGI)


7.82% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($51,000 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.82%
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 Plevna:

  • KFLN (960 AM; 5 kW; BAKER, MT; Owner: NEWELL BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KATL (770 AM; 10 kW; MILES CITY, MT; Owner: STAR PRINTING COMPANY)
  • KMTA (1050 AM; 10 kW; MILES CITY, MT; Owner: SENGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KTWO (1030 AM; 50 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KGLE (590 AM; 1 kW; GLENDIVE, MT; Owner: FRIENDS OF CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • KLTC (1460 AM; 5 kW; DICKINSON, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KUYO (830 AM; daytime; 25 kW; EVANSVILLE, WY; Owner: WYOMING CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KEYZ (660 AM; 5 kW; WILLISTON, ND; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KIKC (1250 AM; 5 kW; FORSYTH, MT; Owner: MILES CITY, FORSYTH B/DCSTG, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KKLS (920 AM; 10 kW; RAPID CITY, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Plevna:

  • KJJM (100.5 FM; BAKER, MT; Owner: NEWELL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Plevna:

  • K24DD (Channel 24; PLEVNA, MT; Owner: PLEVNA PUB. SCH. TRUSTEES DIST. #55)
  • K34DP (Channel 34; PLEVNA, MT; Owner: PLEVNA PUB. SCH. TRUSTEES DIST. #55)
  • K13WT (Channel 13; PLEVNA, MT; Owner: PLEVNA TV BOOSTER CLUB)
  • K03HD (Channel 3; PLEVNA, MT; Owner: PLEVNA TV BOOSTER CLUB)
  • K09IV (Channel 9; PLEVNA, MT; Owner: PLEVNA TV BOOSTER CLUB)
  • K17OB (Channel 17; PLEVNA, MT; Owner: PLEVNA PUB. SCH. TRUSTEES DIST. #55)

Plevna fatal accident list:

Dec 7, 1984 09:28 AM, Main St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • 1,210Total average daily traffic
  • 24Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,331Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2
  • 1223 Plevna Road North (Lat: 46.565000 Lon: -104.454667), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 12.2 m, Overall height: 19.2 m, Call Sign: KNKR293
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHzGrant Date: 01/04/2007, Expiration Date: 12/04/2016, Certifier: Michael CandelariaRegistrant: Communications Advisory Counsel, LLC, 904 C Avenue, Circle, MT 59215, Phone: (202) 333-5273, Fax: (202) 318-3123
  • 271 Plevna Road North (Lat: 46.453722 Lon: -104.511833), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Overall height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: KNKR293
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHzGrant Date: 01/04/2007, Expiration Date: 12/04/2016, Certifier: Michael CandelariaRegistrant: Communications Advisory Counsel, LLC, 904 C Avenue, Circle, MT 59215, Phone: (202) 333-5273, Fax: (202) 318-3123

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • L1 MOBILES, Lat: 46.414750 Lon: -104.555583, Call Sign: WNVC727
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.565 MHz, 160.920 MHzGrant Date: 12/20/2011, Expiration Date: 02/19/2022, Certifier: Robert C LeedhamRegistrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • Plevna Radio Site, 6871 Highway 17 (Lat: 46.414667 Lon: -104.555778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WQNK641
    Assigned Frequencies: 44.5800 MHzGrant Date: 03/07/2011, Expiration Date: 03/07/2021, Certifier: Robert LeedhamRegistrant: Bnsf Railway Co, 4515 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • 327 North Main Street (Lat: 46.416917 Lon: -104.517500), Type: Bant, Structure height: 9 m, Overall height: 12 m, Call Sign: WQRV831
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.750 MHzGrant Date: 08/02/2013, Expiration Date: 08/02/2023, Certifier: Jule WalkerRegistrant: Visiplex, Inc., 1287 North Barclay Boulevard, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089, Phone: (847) 229-0250, Fax: (847) 229-0259, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Sec. 34, Twp 7 North, Range 53 East (Ne1/4, Sec. 34) (Lat: 46.323889 Lon: -105.077194), Call Sign: KNLM306
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.540 MHzGrant Date: 02/15/2005, Expiration Date: 02/10/2015, Cancellation Date: 12/05/2014Registrant: Communications Advisory Counsel, 5151 Wisconsin Avenue N.W. Suite 311, Washington, DC 20016, Phone: (202) 333-5273, Fax: (202) 333-5274, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: MAULE M-6-235 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 393DC , Serial Number: 7391C, Year manufactured: 1982, Airworthiness Date: 02/02/1982
    Registrant (Individual): John R Rieger, Po Box 164, Plevna, MT 59344
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4036E , Serial Number: 18-7809042, Year manufactured: 1977
    Registrant (Individual): John R Rieger, 147 Plevna Rd S, Plevna, MT 59344
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7DC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4305E , Serial Number: 7BCM-369, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 01/26/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Jeff Klos, Po Box 128, Plevna, MT 59344
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-11 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 4966M , Serial Number: 11-452
    Registrant (Individual): Jeff Medearis, 1451 Plevna Rd, Plevna, MT 59344
  • Aircraft: LANCAIR COMPANY LC42-550FG (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550 SERIES (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6504X , Serial Number: 42056, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 04/16/2004
    Registrant (Corporation): Dmwd Aviation LLC, 2068 Plevna Rd S, Plevna, MT 59344
  • Aircraft: CHAMPION 7ECA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 73PC , Serial Number: 7ECA-48, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 12/18/1964
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Jeff W Medearis, 1451 Plevna Rd, Plevna, MT 59344, Other Owners: Barb J Medearis

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

PLEVNA TOWN OF (Population served: 130, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In JAN-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-14-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-11-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-03-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-03-2009), St Compliance achieved (NOV-12-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-03-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-03-2009), St Compliance achieved (NOV-12-2009)
  • One regular monitoring violation

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (91%)
  • Electricity (8%)

Plevna compared to Montana state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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