For population 25 years and over in Shields Valley:
For population 15 years and over in Shields Valley CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Billings, MT (97.9 miles , pop. 89,847).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (506.0 miles , pop. 259,628).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (863.3 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Clyde Park, MT (2.3 miles ), Wilsall, MT (2.4 miles ), Livingston, MT (4.5 miles ), Upper Yellowstone Valley, MT (5.0 miles ), Big Timber, MT (5.5 miles ), Bozeman, MT (5.5 miles ), North of the Yellowstone, MT (5.6 miles ), Martinsdale-Ringling, MT (5.7 miles ).
Latitude: 45.96 N, Longitude: 110.55 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 406
Unemployment in August 2012:
Work and jobs in Shields Valley: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Shields Valley, Montana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Shields Valley-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Montana state average. It is 11% 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 96.3 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 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 89.2 miles away from Shields Valley center
On 5/8/2007 at 15:46:49, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.4 MW, 4.7 ML, Depth: 8.4 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 85.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/24/2000 at 04:20:06, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.3 ML, Depth: 2.7 mi) earthquake occurred 83.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2006 at 00:05:32, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 3.6 MS, 4.1 MW, 4.0 ML, Depth: 7.1 mi) earthquake occurred 69.5 miles away from Shields Valley center
On 3/25/2008 at 11:59:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.2 MW, 4.2 ML, Depth: 0.2 mi) earthquake occurred 91.5 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 Park County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Fires: 2, Storms: 2, Snow: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Shields Valley:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Shields Valley:
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
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:
32 people in other workers' dormitories
Shields Valley compared to Montana state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Shields Valley (based on Park County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 28.44%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
9.96% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,204 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:
8.56% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,674 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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