U.S. Cities - City-Data Homepage  
Woods Bay, Montana forum City-Data.com Homepage

Woods Bay, Montana



Jump to a detailed profile or search
site with Google Custom Search

Back to Woods Bay, MT housing info, Lake County, Montana, MT smaller cities, MT small cities, All Cities.


Woods Bay: Flathead Lake at Woods Bay, Montana Woods Bay: Woods Bay Lakeside Area
 

We are giving away $1200 in prizes - enter simply by sending us your own city pictures!

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2010: 661. Population change since 2000: -11.6%
Males: 372  (56.4%)
Females: 289  (43.6%)

Median resident age:  48.1 years
Montana median age:  38.3 years

Zip codes: 59911.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $56,134 (it was $31,000 in 2000)
Woods Bay:

$56,134
MT:

$45,076
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $32,131

Woods Bay CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $233,272 (it was $134,500 in 2000)
Woods Bay:

$233,272
MT:

$184,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $392,524; Detached houses: $524,349; Mobile homes: $8,414

Median gross rent in 2012: $1,042.

Woods Bay, MT residents, houses, and apartments details

Business Search - 14 Million verified businesses
Search for: near:  
Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2011 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
Woods Bay races chart
  • White alone - 627 (94.9%)
  • Two or more races - 14 (2.1%)
  • Hispanic - 14 (2.1%)
  • American Indian alone - 5 (0.8%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.2%)

Races in Woods Bay detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Woods Bay: 94.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Woods Bay, MT forum
Recent posts about Woods Bay, Montana on our local forum with over 1,500,000 registered users. Woods Bay is mentioned 28 times on our forum:
Which State is More Scenic MT or WY  (42 replies)
So many want to move to Montana based on others opinions-WOW  (100 replies)
The Montana Lifestyle  (82 replies)
Relocating to Kalispell  (88 replies)
Looking to move to Montana, but where?  (12 replies)
Retirees looking at Western Montana  (11 replies)

Ancestries: German (20.9%), English (15.7%), Norwegian (12.0%), Italian (11.9%), Irish (10.4%), United States (5.8%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 2908 feet

Land area: 1.34 square miles.

Population density: 493 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

Woods Bay,MT real estate house value index trend





Recent Home Sales
Address:
City

State
Zip
Min Price (optional)

Max Price (optional)
Prioritization:



Woods Bay, Montana map

For population 25 years and over in Woods Bay:

  • High school or higher: 97.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 53.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 20.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Woods Bay CDP:

  • Never married: 11.3%
  • Now married: 64.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 1.9%
  • Divorced: 21.9%

3 residents are foreign born

This place:  0.6%
Montana:  1.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,500 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,500 (6.5%)

Woods Bay satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Missoula, MT (79.2 miles , pop. 57,053).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Seattle, WA (384.8 miles , pop. 563,374).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (988.4 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Bigfork, MT (2.0 miles ), Bear Dance, MT (2.5 miles ), Lakeside, MT (2.8 miles ), Creston-Bigfork, MT (2.8 miles) , Big Fork-Swan River, MT (3.0 miles) , Lower Valley-Somers, MT (3.0 miles) , Somers, MT (3.0 miles ), Rollins, MT (3.0 miles) .

Latitude: 48.01 N, Longitude: 114.06 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 406

Woods Bay household income distribution Woods Bay home values distribution

This place's Wikipedia profile

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.7%
Montana:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (28%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Wholesale trade (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Educational services (40%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Information (16%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (11%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Cashiers (9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6%)
  • Other financial specialists (5%)

Work and jobs in Woods Bay: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Woods Bay, Montana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Woods Bay, Montana average temperatures Woods Bay, Montana average precipitation
 
Woods Bay, Montana humidity
 
Woods Bay, Montana wind speed
 
Woods Bay, Montana snowfall
 
Woods Bay, Montana sunshine
 
Woods Bay, Montana clear and cloudy days
 

Back to the top

Earthquake activity:

Woods Bay-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Montana state average. It is 67% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/22/1998 at 01:17:47, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 ML, 4.6 ML, Depth: 7.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 52.9 miles away from the city center
On 5/2/1995 at 19:31:02, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.2 ML, 4.5 ML, Depth: 5.6 mi) earthquake occurred 21.4 miles away from Woods Bay center
On 4/1/1992 at 11:33:47, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 3.8 ML, 4.2 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 17.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/2000 at 14:28:31, a magnitude 4.5 (4.0 MB, 4.5 ML, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/15/1998 at 02:28:35, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MD, 3.8 ML, Depth: 2.7 mi) earthquake occurred 14.6 miles away from Woods Bay center
On 6/29/1995 at 18:10:50, a magnitude 4.1 (3.7 ML, 4.1 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 20.8 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 Lake County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Woods Bay topographic map

Hospitals/medical centers near Woods Bay:

  • LAKE VIEW CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; BIGFORK, MT)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Woods Bay:

  • The University of Montana (about 80 miles; Missoula, MT; Full-time enrollment: 11,744)
  • North Idaho College (about 129 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; FT enrollment: 3,090)
  • Spokane Community College (about 155 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 4,944)
  • Whitworth University (about 157 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 2,381)
  • Gonzaga University (about 158 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 5,437)
  • Spokane Falls Community College (about 160 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 4,852)
  • University of Idaho (about 165 miles; Moscow, ID; FT enrollment: 9,625)

Click to draw/clear place borders

Notable locations in Woods Bay: Woods Bay Campground (A), Woods Bay Fishing Access Site (B), Ronde Vue Park (C), Bigfork Fire Department Station 2 (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

 
Lake 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
(lower is better)
AQI  CO  PM10

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 19.9. This is significantly better than average.
City:

19.9
U.S.:

32.0
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.510. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 17.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.510
U.S.:

0.334
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 21.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

21.5
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 8.49. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.6 miles away from the city center.
City:

8.49
U.S.:

12.40


Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 10.6%
(10.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)

Average household size:
This place:  2.3 people
Montana:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  69.3%
Whole state:  62.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.9%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Woods Bay, MT

4 people in correctional residential facilities in 2010

Woods Bay compared to Montana state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.


Back to the top

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Woods Bay travel time to work - commute


Woods Bay mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (61%)
  • Electricity (21%)
  • Wood (18%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results



Religion statistics for Woods Bay CDP (based on Lake County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 39.97%
Here40.0%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaLDS (Mormon) ChurchChristian and Missionary AllianceAssemblies of God
Adherents48.4%9.3%8.2%4.3%4.1%
Congregations15.6%6.7%4.4%8.9%6.7%
NameUnited Methodist ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristLutheran ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents3.8%3.7%3.1%2.5%12.6%
Congregations8.9%6.7%6.7%4.4%31.1%
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: 10
Lake County:

3.52 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Lake County:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

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

3.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Here:

9.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.5%
Montana:

7.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Lake County:

25.9%
Montana:

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

14.6%
State:

10.7%

8.39% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($39,952 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.39%
Montana average:

8.25%

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:
from Missoula County, MT  1.30% ($28,500 average AGI)
from Flathead County, MT  0.65% ($44,776)
from Sanders County, MT  0.28% ($23,680)


7.70% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,441 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.70%
Montana average:

7.69%

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:
to Missoula County, MT  1.40% ($24,548 average AGI)
to Flathead County, MT  1.25% ($38,315)
to Gallatin County, MT  0.27% ($20,333)

Strongest AM radio stations in Woods Bay:

  • KOFI (1180 AM; 50 kW; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KOFI, INC.)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGEZ (600 AM; 5 kW; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: SKYLINE BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KJJR (880 AM; 10 kW; WHITEFISH, MT; Owner: BEE BROADCASTING, INCORPORATED)
  • KGA (1510 AM; 50 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KXLY (920 AM; 20 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KLCY (930 AM; 5 kW; EAST MISSOULA, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSEN (1150 AM; 10 kW; SHELBY, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KQQQ (1150 AM; 25 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KGVO (1290 AM; 5 kW; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVNI (1080 AM; 10 kW; COEUR D' ALENE, ID; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Woods Bay:

  • KSIL (100.7 FM; WALLACE, ID; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KALS (97.1 FM; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KALISPELL CHRISTIAN RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KDBR (106.3 FM; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: BEE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KQRK (92.3 FM; RONAN, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KZMN (103.9 FM; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KOFI, INC.)
  • KKMT (95.9 FM; COLUMBIA FALLS, MT; Owner: BEE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBBZ (98.5 FM; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: BEE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPLG (91.5 FM; PLAINS, MT; Owner: YOUR NETWORK OF PRAISE, INC.)
  • KUKL (89.9 FM; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF MONTANA)
  • KGGL (93.3 FM; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP, INC.)
  • KYSS-FM (94.9 FM; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUFM (89.1 FM; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MONTANA)
  • K204CJ (88.7 FM; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: YOUR CHRISTIAN COMPANION NETWORK, INC.)
  • K208DI (89.5 FM; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K259AD (99.7 FM; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: BEE B/C INC.)
  • K216BE (91.1 FM; FERNDALE, ETC., MT; Owner: SWAN HILL T.V. INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Woods Bay:

  • K05EE (Channel 5; BIG ARM, ETC., MT; Owner: BLACKTAIL TV TAX DISTRICT)
  • K07EN (Channel 7; SOMERS, MT; Owner: BLACKTAIL TV TAX DISTRICT)
  • K48EO (Channel 48; SOMERS-LAKESIDE, MT; Owner: BLACKTAIL TV TAX DISTRICT)
  • K59BW (Channel 59; BONNERS FERRY, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
  • KCFW-TV (Channel 9; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: EAGLE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K26DD (Channel 26; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K12LO (Channel 12; FERNDALE, ETC., MT; Owner: SWAN HILL TV INC.)
  • K06EL (Channel 6; FERNDALE, ETC., MT; Owner: SWAN HILL TV, INC.)


FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • WOODS BAY WELL FIELD, Across From 33016 Walnut Drive (Lat: 48.001389 Lon: -114.055556), Type: Pole, Structure height: 4.3 m, Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WQKG666
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.362 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/12/2009, Expiration Date: 05/12/2019, Certifier: Anita Miller
    Registrant: Siemens, 1239 Willow Lake Boulevard, Vadnais Heights, MN 55110, Phone: (651) 766-2700, Fax: (651) 766-2701, Email:


Cost of Living Calculator

Back to Woods Bay, MT housing info, Lake County, Montana, MT smaller cities, MT small cities, All Cities.

 

Back to the top




Recent home sales and price trends information powered by Onboard Informatics
© 2013 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
 
City-data.com does not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of any information on this site.  Use at your own risk.
Website © 2003-2014 Advameg, Inc.