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Meagher County, Montana (MT)

County population in 2016: 1,996 (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).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Meagher County: 86.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (52.7%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (10.7%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (10.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 62%
  • Government: 1%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 33%
  • Unpaid family work: 4%
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Races in Meagher County, Montana:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (95.7%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (2.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (1.1%)
Median resident age:

49.0 years
Montana median age:

40.1 years
Males: 958  (48.0%)
Females: 1,038  (52.0%)

Meagher County,MT real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Meagher County:

2.0 people
Montana:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2016: $40,360 ($29,375 in 1999)
This county:

$40,360
Montana:

$50,027

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $489 (lower quartile is $329, upper quartile is $583)
This county:

$489
State:

$655


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $132,909 (it was $68,400 in 2000)
Meagher:

$132,909
Montana:

$217,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $77,199 - $281,164

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $219,571
Here:

$219,571
State:

$282,285

Townhouses or other attached units: $475,048
Here:

$475,048
State:

$286,648

Mobile homes: $36,435
Here:

$36,435
State:

$83,786

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,140
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $394

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
Meagher County, MT map from a distance

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,001 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $863 (0.7%)

Meagher County household income distribution in 2013 Meagher County home values distribution in 2013 Meagher County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 13.6%
Meagher County:

13.6%
Montana:

13.3%
(13.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 55.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 49.0 years old
(Males: 50.5 years old, Females: 46.6 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 49.1 years old, American Indian residents: 55.7 years old, Asian residents: 17.2 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 5.9 years old, Other race residents: 8.1 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 September 2015:
Here:

4.1%
Montana:

4.2%

Unemployment by year
County total employment by year
County average yearly wages by year

Current college students: 10
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 91.7%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 22.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 21 (55.8% naturalized citizens)

Meagher County:

1.1%
Whole state:

2.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 112010 or later
  • 112000 to 2009
  • 01990 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: 1,130
  • One, attached: 8
  • Two: 14
  • 3 or 4: 28
  • 5 to 9: 25
  • Mobile homes: 178

Housing units in Meagher County with a mortgage: 238 (0 second mortgage, 24 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 309

Here:

43.5% with mortgage
State:

56.6% 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 near Montana state average. It is 45% 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 7/26/2005 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 114.9 miles away from the county center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 534.7 miles away from Meagher County center
On 8/22/1984 at 09:46:30, a magnitude 5.8 (5.0 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.8 ML) earthquake occurred 206.8 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 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 (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 1
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Accommodation and food services (22%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (18%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Accommodation and food services (21%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (17%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)

Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2016


  • Management occupations (22%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (14%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Belarus (48%)
  • Denmark (19%)
  • Ukraine (14%)
  • South Africa (14%)
  • Peru (5%)
  • Scotland (0%)
  • Ireland (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Meagher County


  • German (29%)
  • Norwegian (14%)
  • American (11%)
  • Irish (11%)
  • English (4%)
  • French (except Basque) (2%)
  • Scandinavian (2%)

Meagher County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 579 (61.3%)
  • Carpooled: 41 (4.3%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 10 (1.1%)
  • Walked: 162 (17.1%)
  • Worked at home: 171 (18.1%)
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 2014: 12.4

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 2013: 26.6%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 14.0%
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

Most common underlying causes of death in Meagher County, Montana in 1999 - 2014:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (30)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (29)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (26)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (12)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (12)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (12)

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: 1,996
  • In family households: 1,585 (201 male householders, 296 female householders)
    386 spouses, 535 children (522 natural, 0 adopted, 8 stepchildren), 42 grandchildren, 7 brothers or sisters, 19 parents, 64 other relatives, 34 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 385 (144 male householders (115 living alone)), 154 female householders (119 living alone)), 85 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 27

Size of family households: 294 2-persons, 56 3-persons, 91 4-persons, 44 5-persons, 7 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 234 1-person, 66 2-persons.

265 married couples with children.
111 single-parent households (18 men, 93 women).

98.2% of residents of Meagher speak English at home.
1.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (60% speak English very well, 40% speak English not well).
0.2% 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:

6.0
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.2

Year house built in Meagher County, Montana
  • Year house built in Meagher County, Montana
  • 82014 or later
  • 132010 to 2013
  • 1492000 to 2009
  • 1591990 to 1999
  • 1861980 to 1989
  • 2541970 to 1979
  • 701960 to 1969
  • 1541950 to 1959
  • 801940 to 1949
  • 3061939 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
  • 171 room
  • 42 rooms
  • 143 rooms
  • 634 rooms
  • 1205 rooms
  • 1066 rooms
  • 887 rooms
  • 498 rooms
  • 799+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Meagher County, Montana
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Meagher County, Montana
  • 01 room
  • 32 rooms
  • 423 rooms
  • 564 rooms
  • 565 rooms
  • 96 rooms
  • 337 rooms
  • 128 rooms
  • 269+ 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
  • 18no bedroom
  • 171 bedroom
  • 1422 bedrooms
  • 2213 bedrooms
  • 1084 bedrooms
  • 425+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Meagher County, Montana
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Meagher County, Montana
  • 0no bedroom
  • 281 bedroom
  • 762 bedrooms
  • 983 bedrooms
  • 394 bedrooms
  • 05+ 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
  • 18no vehicle
  • 1341 vehicle
  • 1802 vehicles
  • 1163 vehicles
  • 784 vehicles
  • 235+ 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
  • 26no vehicle
  • 841 vehicle
  • 882 vehicles
  • 313 vehicles
  • 154 vehicles
  • 15+ vehicles

89.3% of Meagher County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 32% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 63% lived in Montana.

Meagher County:

89.3%
State average:

83.6%

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

  • This state: 1,297
  • Other state: 658
  • Northeast: 26
  • Midwest: 261
  • South: 106
  • West: 262
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Meagher County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 42.5%Wood
  • 39.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.8%Electricity
  • 2.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.7%Other fuel
  • 1.5%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 56.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 24.1%Electricity
  • 15.9%Wood
  • 4.9%Other fuel
  • 1.6%Utility gas
  • 1.2%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:

11.8%

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

17.6%
Montana:

7.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
Montana:

11.9%

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 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $583,000
  • Charges - Other: $345,000
    Air Transportation: $18,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $18,000
    Regular Highways: $3,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $112,000
    Air Transportation: $20,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $448,000
    General - Other: $429,000
    Correctional Institutions: $417,000
    Health - Other: $409,000
    Financial Administration: $299,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $215,000
    Central Staff Services: $146,000
    General Public Buildings: $72,000
    Libraries: $65,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $58,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $47,000
    Local Fire Protection: $34,000
    Police Protection: $30,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $17,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $17,000
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000
    Air Transportation: $8,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Natural Resources: $281,000
    General Local Government Support: $150,000
    Health and Hospitals: $66,000
    Other: $28,000
    Air Transportation: $16,000
    Public Welfare: $3,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $308,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $15,000
    Other: $9,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $80,000
    Interest Earnings: $72,000
    Sale of Property: $24,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $8,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Health - Other: $149,000
    Central Staff Services: $16,000
    General - Other: $3,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,725,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $179,000
    Other: $171,000
    Highways: $63,000
    Health and Hospitals: $14,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,070,000
    Other License: $3,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,321,000

Meagher County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $583,000
  • Charges - Other: $345,000
    Air Transportation: $18,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $18,000
    Regular Highways: $3,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $112,000
    Air Transportation: $20,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $448,000
    General - Other: $429,000
    Correctional Institutions: $417,000
    Health - Other: $409,000
    Financial Administration: $299,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $215,000
    Central Staff Services: $146,000
    General Public Buildings: $72,000
    Libraries: $65,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $58,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $47,000
    Local Fire Protection: $34,000
    Police Protection: $30,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $17,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $17,000
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000
    Air Transportation: $8,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Natural Resources: $281,000
    General Local Government Support: $150,000
    Health and Hospitals: $66,000
    Other: $28,000
    Air Transportation: $16,000
    Public Welfare: $3,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $308,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $15,000
    Other: $9,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $80,000
    Interest Earnings: $72,000
    Sale of Property: $24,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $8,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Health - Other: $149,000
    Central Staff Services: $16,000
    General - Other: $3,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,725,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $179,000
    Other: $171,000
    Highways: $63,000
    Health and Hospitals: $14,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,070,000
    Other License: $3,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,321,000

Meagher County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $583,000
  • Charges - Other: $345,000
    Air Transportation: $18,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $18,000
    Regular Highways: $3,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $112,000
    Air Transportation: $20,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $448,000
    General - Other: $429,000
    Correctional Institutions: $417,000
    Health - Other: $409,000
    Financial Administration: $299,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $215,000
    Central Staff Services: $146,000
    General Public Buildings: $72,000
    Libraries: $65,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $58,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $47,000
    Local Fire Protection: $34,000
    Police Protection: $30,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $17,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $17,000
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000
    Air Transportation: $8,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Natural Resources: $281,000
    General Local Government Support: $150,000
    Health and Hospitals: $66,000
    Other: $28,000
    Air Transportation: $16,000
    Public Welfare: $3,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $308,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $15,000
    Other: $9,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $80,000
    Interest Earnings: $72,000
    Sale of Property: $24,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $8,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Health - Other: $149,000
    Central Staff Services: $16,000
    General - Other: $3,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,725,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $179,000
    Other: $171,000
    Highways: $63,000
    Health and Hospitals: $14,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,070,000
    Other License: $3,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,321,000

Meagher County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $583,000
  • Charges - Other: $345,000
    Air Transportation: $18,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $18,000
    Regular Highways: $3,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $112,000
    Air Transportation: $20,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $448,000
    General - Other: $429,000
    Correctional Institutions: $417,000
    Health - Other: $409,000
    Financial Administration: $299,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $215,000
    Central Staff Services: $146,000
    General Public Buildings: $72,000
    Libraries: $65,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $58,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $47,000
    Local Fire Protection: $34,000
    Police Protection: $30,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $17,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $17,000
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000
    Air Transportation: $8,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Natural Resources: $281,000
    General Local Government Support: $150,000
    Health and Hospitals: $66,000
    Other: $28,000
    Air Transportation: $16,000
    Public Welfare: $3,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $308,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $15,000
    Other: $9,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $80,000
    Interest Earnings: $72,000
    Sale of Property: $24,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $8,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Health - Other: $149,000
    Central Staff Services: $16,000
    General - Other: $3,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,725,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $179,000
    Other: $171,000
    Highways: $63,000
    Health and Hospitals: $14,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,070,000
    Other License: $3,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,321,000

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
Meagher County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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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:

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