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Meagher County, Montana (MT)

County population in 2019: 1,920 (all rural); it was 1,932 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 265
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 330
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 588
Renter-occupied apartments: 211 (it was 215 in 2000)
% of renters here:

27%
State:

32%

Land area: 2392 sq. mi.

Water area: 3.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 1 people per square mile   (very low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Meagher County: 86.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (29.6%), Retail trade (15.6%), Educational, health and social services (14.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 74%
  • Government: 12%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 14%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Meagher County, MT (2019)
    • 1,74692.5%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 914.8%Hispanic or Latino
    • 261.4%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 211.1%Two or more races
    • 30.2%Asian alone
    • 10.05%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
Median resident age:

48.7 years
Montana median age:

40.5 years
Males: 989  (51.5%)
Females: 931  (48.5%)
Average household size:
Meagher County:

2.0 people
Montana:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $48,457 ($29,375 in 1999)
This county:

$48,457
Montana:

$57,153

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $433 (lower quartile is $292, upper quartile is $551)
This county:

$433
State:

$735


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $169,470 (it was $68,400 in 2000)
Meagher:

$169,470
Montana:

$253,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $86,127 - $282,247

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $244,299
Here:

$244,299
State:

$329,235

Townhouses or other attached units: $362,457
Here:

$362,457
State:

$267,466

Mobile homes: $42,543
Here:

$42,543
State:

$92,717

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,179
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $460

Institutionalized population: 17

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 5
  • Burglaries: 6
  • Thefts: 26
  • Auto thefts: 1

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 8
  • Burglaries: 6
  • Thefts: 22
  • Auto thefts: 2
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 0 buildings
  • 1998: 0 buildings
  • 1999: 0 buildings
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 0 buildings
  • 2005: 0 buildings
  • 2006: 0 buildings
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 0 buildings
Number of permits per 10,000 Meagher, MT residents
Average permit cost in Meagher, MT
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,394 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,118 (0.7%)

Distribution of median household income in Meagher, MT in 2019
Distribution of house value in Meagher, MT in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Meagher, MT in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 11.4%
Meagher County:

11.4%
Montana:

12.6%
(12.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 48.7 years old
(Males: 45.8 years old, Females: 49.6 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 50.1 years old, American Indian residents: 58.3 years old, Asian residents: 19.3 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 9.4 years old, Other race residents: 9.6 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Meagher County is $484 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $636 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $823 a month.

Cities in this county include: White Sulphur Springs, Martinsdale-Ringling, Martinsdale.

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

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Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.2%
Montana:

4.3%

Unemployment by year in Meagher, MT
County total employment by year in Meagher, MT
County average yearly wages by year in Meagher, MT

Current college students: 10
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 95.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 30.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 67 (35.5% naturalized citizens)

Meagher County:

3.5%
Whole state:

2.3%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 152010 or later
  • 192000 to 2009
  • 161990 to 1999
  • 41980 to 1989
  • 71970 to 1979
  • 15Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.6 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 88.9%

Meagher County marital status for males Meagher County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,148
  • One, attached: 7
  • 3 or 4: 20
  • 5 to 9: 27
  • Mobile homes: 170

Housing units in Meagher County with a mortgage: 258 (0 second mortgage, 8 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 269

Here:

49.0% with mortgage
State:

55.4% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Meagher County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic2501
Mainline Protestant1242
Evangelical Protestant1054
Other481
None1,364-
Meagher County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Meagher County:

10.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Meagher County:

5.28 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 5
This county:

26.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

10.38 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Meagher County:

7.7%
Montana:

7.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Meagher County:

25.4%
State:

23.1%

Agriculture in Meagher County:

Average size of farms: 6303 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $144,959
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $32.12
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.00%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 88.65%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $153,161
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 8.13%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 56.07%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $135,496
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 68.38%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 5.30
All wheat for grain: 10082 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Meagher County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Montana state average. It is 824% 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 138.7 miles away from Meagher County 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 223.3 miles away from the county 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 131.1 miles away from the county center
On 7/6/2017 at 06:30:17, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 7.6 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 83.5 miles away from the county center
On 3/31/2020 at 23:52:30, a magnitude 6.5 (6.5 MW, Depth: 7.5 mi) earthquake occurred 251.7 miles away from Meagher County center
On 7/26/2005 at 04:08:37, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MB, 5.2 MS, 5.6 MW) earthquake occurred 114.9 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Montana Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4508, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Montana Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: April 04, 2011 to July 22, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1996: June 17, 2011, FEMA Id: 1996, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Montana Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3253: September 13, 2005, FEMA Id: 3253, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Montana Central Zone 3B Fire Complex, Incident Period: July 24, 2000, Fire Management Assistance Declared: July 24, 2000, FEMA Id: 2314, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Montana Wildfires, Incident Period: July 13, 2000 to September 25, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1340: August 30, 2000, FEMA Id: 1340, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Montana Severe Storms, Ice Jams, Snowmelt, Flooding, Extreme Soil Saturation, Incident Period: March 01, 1997 to August 06, 1997, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1183: July 25, 1997, FEMA Id: 1183, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood, Snow
  • Montana Storms/Flooding, Incident Period: February 04, 1996 to February 29, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1105: February 23, 1996, FEMA Id: 1105, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Montana Rains, Snowmelt, Storms, Flooding, Incident Period: June 28, 1975, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-472: June 28, 1975, FEMA Id: 472, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood, Snow

The number of natural disasters in Meagher County (8) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 1
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Meagher

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 524 (58.4%)
  • Carpooled: 98 (10.9%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 24 (2.7%)
  • Walked: 134 (14.9%)
  • Worked at home: 117 (13.0%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Accommodation and food services (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (10%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Accommodation and food services (27%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (14%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Management occupations (23%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (17%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Belgium (24%)
  • Canada (19%)
  • Peru (17%)
  • Belarus (11%)
  • Denmark (11%)
  • Ukraine (8%)
  • Sweden (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Meagher County


  • Norwegian (21%)
  • German (18%)
  • American (10%)
  • Scotch-Irish (8%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • English (6%)
  • French (except Basque) (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
22 people in nursing homes
4 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
157 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
17 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $50,628.

6.14% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,714 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.14%
Montana average:

7.25%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
6.14% relocated from other counties in Montana ($38,714 average AGI)
3.95% relocated from other states ($38,548 average AGI)
Meagher County:

3.95%
Montana average:

4.15%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries


4.89% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,939 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.89%
Montana average:

6.77%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.89% relocated to other counties in Montana ($30,939 average AGI)
10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated to other states.
Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.3

Births per 1000 population in Meagher County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 12.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Meagher County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 4.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 12.7

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Meagher County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 10.6%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 8.2%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Meagher County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Meagher County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Meagher County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Meagher County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Meagher County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Meagher County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 429 (379 aged, 50 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 76 (19%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 25%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 26%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 50.58
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 3,692
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 1,872
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 23,166

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,101
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,101

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 56
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 150

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,920
  • Male householders: 369 (136 living alone), Female householders: 348 (98 living alone)
  • 393 spouses (393 opposite-sex spouses), 69 unmarried partners, (69 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 489 children (462 natural, 22 adopted, 6 stepchildren), 115 grandchildren, 10 brothers or sisters, 34 parents, 0 foster children, 9 other relatives, 50 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 24

Size of family households: 252 2-persons, 66 3-persons, 88 4-persons, 14 5-persons, 3 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 236 1-person, 53 2-persons.

291 married couples with children.
47 single-parent households (12 men, 35 women).

97.4% of residents of Meagher speak English at home.
1.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
0.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (71% speak English very well, 29% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $13,690,000 ($6,925 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $267,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $5,372,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $2,163,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,356,000
Federal grants: $3,053,000
Federal procurement contracts: $442,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,304,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $0,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $454,000
Federal Government insurance: $3,131,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 119
Here:

60 per 1000 residents
State:

62 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 131
Here:

66 per 1000 residents
State:

47 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +6
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+2 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +78
Here:

+39 per 1000 residents
State:

+20 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Meagher County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.27 millions of gallons per day (22% from ground, 78% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.1
State:

4.2

Year house built in Meagher County, Montana
  • Year house built in Meagher County, Montana
  • 42014 or later
  • 332010 to 2013
  • 872000 to 2009
  • 1711990 to 1999
  • 1631980 to 1989
  • 2581970 to 1979
  • 611960 to 1969
  • 1681950 to 1959
  • 661940 to 1949
  • 3491939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Meagher County, Montana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Meagher County, Montana
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Meagher County, Montana
  • 91 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 43 rooms
  • 804 rooms
  • 1055 rooms
  • 906 rooms
  • 937 rooms
  • 578 rooms
  • 889+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Meagher County, Montana
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Meagher County, Montana
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 423 rooms
  • 294 rooms
  • 415 rooms
  • 06 rooms
  • 547 rooms
  • 128 rooms
  • 149+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Meagher County, Montana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Meagher County, Montana
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Meagher County, Montana
  • 8no bedroom
  • 171 bedroom
  • 1392 bedrooms
  • 2083 bedrooms
  • 824 bedrooms
  • 735+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Meagher County, Montana
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Meagher County, Montana
  • 0no bedroom
  • 311 bedroom
  • 502 bedrooms
  • 893 bedrooms
  • 184 bedrooms
  • 55+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Meagher County, Montana in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Meagher County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Meagher County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 4no vehicle
  • 1351 vehicle
  • 1542 vehicles
  • 1443 vehicles
  • 784 vehicles
  • 135+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Meagher County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Meagher County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 12no vehicle
  • 701 vehicle
  • 942 vehicles
  • 43 vehicles
  • 114 vehicles
  • 25+ vehicles

81.7% of Meagher County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 14% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 37% lived in Montana.

Meagher County:

81.7%
State average:

84.1%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 1,038
  • Other state: 786
  • Northeast: 38
  • Midwest: 279
  • South: 123
  • West: 347
Year householders moved into unit in Meagher County, MT
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Meagher County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 49.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 37.3%Wood
  • 5.1%Electricity
  • 4.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.4%Other fuel
  • 0.8%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 65.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 19.7%Electricity
  • 5.2%Wood
  • 5.2%Other fuel
  • 2.6%Utility gas
  • 2.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Montana:

12.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Montana:

10.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 14
Here:

46.7%
Montana:

9.2%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Meagher County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $143,000
  • Charges - Other: $297,000
    Air Transportation: $19,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $6,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $530,000
    Police Protection: $501,000
    Regular Highways: $473,000
    Health - Other: $348,000
    Financial Administration: $324,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $216,000
    Central Staff Services: $166,000
    Local Fire Protection: $81,000
    Libraries: $68,000
    General Public Buildings: $65,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $54,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $40,000
    Correctional Institutions: $34,000
    Air Transportation: $15,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $9,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $153,000
    General Local Government Support: $81,000
    Health and Hospitals: $13,000
    Other: $13,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $284,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $17,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $164,000
    General Revenue - Other: $35,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $32,000
    Sale of Property: $11,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Air Transportation: $168,000
    Health - Other: $20,000
    General - Other: $8,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,192,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $387,000
    Highways: $370,000
    Other: $283,000
    Health and Hospitals: $74,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,078,000
    Other License: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,267,000

Meagher County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $143,000
  • Charges - Other: $297,000
    Air Transportation: $19,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $6,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $530,000
    Police Protection: $501,000
    Regular Highways: $473,000
    Health - Other: $348,000
    Financial Administration: $324,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $216,000
    Central Staff Services: $166,000
    Local Fire Protection: $81,000
    Libraries: $68,000
    General Public Buildings: $65,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $54,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $40,000
    Correctional Institutions: $34,000
    Air Transportation: $15,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $9,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $153,000
    General Local Government Support: $81,000
    Health and Hospitals: $13,000
    Other: $13,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $284,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $17,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $164,000
    General Revenue - Other: $35,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $32,000
    Sale of Property: $11,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Air Transportation: $168,000
    Health - Other: $20,000
    General - Other: $8,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,192,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $387,000
    Highways: $370,000
    Other: $283,000
    Health and Hospitals: $74,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,078,000
    Other License: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,267,000

Meagher County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $143,000
  • Charges - Other: $297,000
    Air Transportation: $19,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $6,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $530,000
    Police Protection: $501,000
    Regular Highways: $473,000
    Health - Other: $348,000
    Financial Administration: $324,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $216,000
    Central Staff Services: $166,000
    Local Fire Protection: $81,000
    Libraries: $68,000
    General Public Buildings: $65,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $54,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $40,000
    Correctional Institutions: $34,000
    Air Transportation: $15,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $9,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $153,000
    General Local Government Support: $81,000
    Health and Hospitals: $13,000
    Other: $13,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $284,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $17,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $164,000
    General Revenue - Other: $35,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $32,000
    Sale of Property: $11,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Air Transportation: $168,000
    Health - Other: $20,000
    General - Other: $8,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,192,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $387,000
    Highways: $370,000
    Other: $283,000
    Health and Hospitals: $74,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,078,000
    Other License: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,267,000

Meagher County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $143,000
  • Charges - Other: $297,000
    Air Transportation: $19,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $6,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $530,000
    Police Protection: $501,000
    Regular Highways: $473,000
    Health - Other: $348,000
    Financial Administration: $324,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $216,000
    Central Staff Services: $166,000
    Local Fire Protection: $81,000
    Libraries: $68,000
    General Public Buildings: $65,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $54,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $40,000
    Correctional Institutions: $34,000
    Air Transportation: $15,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $9,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $153,000
    General Local Government Support: $81,000
    Health and Hospitals: $13,000
    Other: $13,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $284,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $17,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $164,000
    General Revenue - Other: $35,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $32,000
    Sale of Property: $11,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Air Transportation: $168,000
    Health - Other: $20,000
    General - Other: $8,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,192,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $387,000
    Highways: $370,000
    Other: $283,000
    Health and Hospitals: $74,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,078,000
    Other License: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,267,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 29
  • Number of aged recipients: 3
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 26
  • Number of recipients under 18: 5
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 15
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 9
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 15
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 9
Most common first names in Meagher County, MT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1574.3 years
William1366.5 years
George1177.7 years
Walter1179.5 years
Charles1074.0 years
James1073.2 years
Robert973.5 years
Helen978.8 years
Fred877.9 years
Kenneth772.0 years
Most common last names in Meagher County, MT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Walter1177.1 years
Anderson976.7 years
Johnson977.3 years
Hanson778.8 years
Edwards777.1 years
Smith771.7 years
Buckingham679.3 years
Knight675.5 years
Rader569.0 years
Mcguire569.0 years

Businesses in Meagher County, MT

  • FedEx: 1

Meagher County on our top lists:

  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election"