Eureka, Montana

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Population in 2019: 1,406 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +38.2%
 
Males: 639  (45.5%)
Females: 767  (54.5%)
Median resident age:

52.5 years
Montana median age:

40.5 years

Zip codes: 59917.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $34,242 (it was $27,120 in 2000)
Eureka:

$34,242
MT:

$57,153

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $20,760 (it was $12,619 in 2000)

Eureka town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $190,695 (it was $68,600 in 2000)
Eureka:

$190,695
MT:

$253,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $178,302; detached houses: $231,654; mobile homes: $66,953

Median gross rent in 2019: $753.

March 2019 cost of living index in Eureka: 90.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 29.3%
(28.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 52.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 33.3% for American Indian residents, 10.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Eureka, MT (2019)
    • 1,48789.5%White alone
    • 734.4%Hispanic
    • 694.2%Two or more races
    • 181.1%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Montana and other state lists, there were 12 registered sex offenders living in Eureka, Montana as of July 23, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Eureka is 109 to 1.


Crime rates in Eureka by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(96.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(95.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(192.7)
5
(485.4)
0
(0.0)
4
(394.9)
1
(99.8)
2
(191.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(179.9)
1
(91.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(91.6)
4
(361.7)
1
(88.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
5
(481.7)
4
(388.3)
13
(1,288)
5
(493.6)
2
(199.6)
6
(573.6)
2
(192.7)
1
(89.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(183.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(90.4)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
71
(6,840)
68
(6,602)
17
(1,685)
17
(1,678)
15
(1,497)
19
(1,816)
24
(2,312)
14
(1,250)
6
(539.6)
11
(1,011)
3
(278.3)
6
(549.5)
7
(632.9)
8
(711.1)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(96.3)
1
(97.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(192.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(89.9)
1
(91.9)
1
(92.8)
1
(91.6)
3
(271.2)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(96.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index353.6396.1157.6180.793.8179.7198.556.364.779.018.647.6125.746.2

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Eureka, MT

Crime rate in Eureka detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.56
Montana average:

1.83
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Ancestries: German (38.1%), English (14.2%), Irish (12.4%), Norwegian (10.2%), European (8.9%), Scotch-Irish (2.0%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 2566 feet

Land area: 1.01 square miles.

Population density: 1,394 people per square mile   (low).

Eureka, Montana map

20 residents are foreign born

This town:

2.0%
Montana:

1.8%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Eureka town:

1.2% ($793)
Montana:

1.3% ($1,212)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spokane Valley, WA (130.8 miles , pop. 89,755).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (339.1 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (1037.4 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Midvale, MT (0.9 miles ),
Indian Springs, MT (2.3 miles),
Rexford, MT (2.4 miles),
West Kootenai, MT (3.1 miles ),
Fortine, MT (3.2 miles),
Trego, MT (3.8 miles ),
Stryker, MT (4.4 miles),
Yaak, MT (5.5 miles )

Latitude: 48.88 N, Longitude: 115.05 W

Area code: 406

Distribution of median household income in Eureka, MT in 2019
Distribution of house value in Eureka, MT in 2019
Eureka satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.9%
Montana:

4.3%
Most common industries in Eureka, MT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Wood products (17.6%)
  • Health care (9.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (9.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.0%)
  • Educational services (8.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.0%)
  • Construction (5.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Wood products (26.5%)
  • Construction (10.2%)
  • Truck transportation (8.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.8%)
  • Health care (6.0%)
  • Educational services (5.4%)
  • Public administration (4.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Food & beverage stores (13.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (13.6%)
  • Health care (13.0%)
  • Educational services (11.2%)
  • Wood products (8.9%)
  • Social assistance (5.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Eureka, MT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.6%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (5.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (13.3%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (9.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations (4.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.2%)
  • Woodworkers (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.9%)
  • Cashiers (4.7%)
  • Child care workers (4.7%)

Average climate in Eureka, Montana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Eureka, Montana environmental map by EPA

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Earthquake activity:

Eureka-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Montana state average. It is 650% 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 363.8 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 337.5 miles away from Eureka center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 362.2 miles away from the city center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 3/31/2020 at 23:52:30, a magnitude 6.5 (6.5 MW, Depth: 7.5 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 305.4 miles away from Eureka center
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.5 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.8 MW) earthquake occurred 369.8 miles away from the city center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.8 MD, Depth: 32.2 mi) earthquake occurred 374.7 miles away from Eureka center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Lincoln County (8) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Fires: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Snow: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Eureka topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Eureka:

  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - MOUNTAIN VIEW MANOR (10 MOUNTAIN VIEW DR)

Airports located in Eureka:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Eureka:

  • North Idaho College (about 116 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; Full-time enrollment: 4,684)
  • Whitworth University (about 134 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 2,689)
  • Spokane Community College (about 136 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,482)
  • Gonzaga University (about 137 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,780)
  • Spokane Falls Community College (about 139 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,052)
  • The University of Montana (about 149 miles; Missoula, MT; FT enrollment: 13,602)
  • Eastern Washington University (about 152 miles; Cheney, WA; FT enrollment: 11,643)

Public high school in Eureka:

Private high school in Eureka:

  • CHRYSALIS SCHOOL (Students: 38, Location: 77 TRAILS END RD, Grades: 8-12, Girls only)

Public elementary/middle schools in Eureka:

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User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • There is a new radio station in Eureka Mt. (Eureka Christian Radio KEUR-LP 107.7) Chief Operator Marty Hirschkorn (406)250-4903
  • Add Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church at 500 Dewey to the church list

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Eureka: Eureka (A), Eureka Police Department (B), Eureka Volunteer Fire Department (C), Eureka Branch Library (D), Eureka Volunteer Ambulance Services (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Eureka include: Eureka Community Church (A), Kootenai Christian Fellowship (B), Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church (C), Eureka Seventh Day Adventist Church (D), Saint Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church (E), Country Fellowship Baptist Church (F), Eureka Christian Center (G), First Church of God (H), Jehovahs Witnesses (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Sinclair Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Eureka include: Riverside Park (1), Memorial Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Historical Village Museum (4 Dewey Avenue), Kootenai High Country Hunting (Tours & Charters; Po Box 1428).

Hotels: Riverstone (Po Box 1659), Ksanka Motel (USHighway 93 Montan), Creek Side Motel Campground & RV Park (1333 US Highway 93 North), Silverado (100 Highway 93 North), Montana Garage Man (3700 Glen Lake Road), EDA Construction (3700 Glen Lake Road).

Birthplace of: Mike Cuffe - Montana politician.

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

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

EUREKA TOWN OF (Population served: 1,675, Groundwater under infl of surface water):
Past health violations:
  • Failure to Filter (SWTR) - In AUG-22-2011. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (AUG-22-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-22-2011), St Other (AUG-22-2011), St Public Notif requested (AUG-22-2011), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-16-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-06-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from MAR-06-2009 to MAR-06-2009), St Public Notif received (APR-03-2009), St Compliance achieved (2 times from MAY-07-2010 to OCT-08-2010)
  • Public Education - In OCT-15-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-15-2007), St Compliance achieved (OCT-22-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-15-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAY-12-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-15-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAY-12-2008)
MIDVALE WATER AND SEWER DISTRICT (Population served: 320, Purch groundwater under infl of surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-12-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from MAR-12-2009 to MAR-12-2009), St Public Notif received (APR-03-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-08-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2004, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-04-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-04-2005), St Compliance achieved (AUG-21-2007)
WILDERNESS CLUB THE (Population served: 110, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-14-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from AUG-14-2012 to AUG-14-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-30-2012), St Compliance achieved (SEP-04-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from SEP-14-2011 to SEP-14-2011), St Public Notif requested (SEP-14-2011), St Compliance achieved (OCT-02-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In SEP-01-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-14-2011), St Public Notif requested (NOV-14-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-14-2012)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In SEP-01-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-14-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-14-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-14-2012)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In SEP-01-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-14-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-14-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-14-2012)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In SEP-01-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-14-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-14-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-14-2012)
TRAPPERS SALOON (Population served: 103, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
BARNABY LAKE HOA (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-17-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from OCT-17-2011 to OCT-17-2011), St Public Notif received (NOV-01-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-28-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-25-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from FEB-25-2009 to FEB-25-2009), St Public Notif received (MAR-10-2009), St Compliance achieved (APR-29-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-04-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from DEC-04-2008 to DEC-04-2008), St Public Notif received (DEC-30-2008), St Compliance achieved (APR-29-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-01-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from OCT-01-2008 to OCT-01-2008), St Public Notif received (OCT-28-2008), St Compliance achieved (2 times from NOV-07-2008 to APR-29-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
CARPENTER LAKE HOA (Population served: 65, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-05-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from SEP-05-2013 to SEP-05-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-10-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-25-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from APR-08-2011 to APR-08-2011), St Public Notif requested (APR-08-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAY-05-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
SILVERADO MOTEL AND LOUNGE (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-12-2012), St Public Notif requested (JUL-13-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-13-2012)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-17-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-17-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-25-2009)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-20-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-20-2006), St Compliance achieved (2 times from MAR-10-2008 to SEP-25-2009)
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
SILVERADO RV PARK (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-11-2012), St Public Notif requested (JUL-13-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-13-2012)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-17-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-17-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-25-2009)
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.3 people
Montana:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

59.0%
Whole state:

62.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

5.7%
Whole state:

6.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
43 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
43 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Eureka (2011 data):

  • Glacier Bank: - Eureka Office at 222 Dewey Avenue, branch established on 1964/10/05. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $1,375.7 mil, Deposits: $807.5 mil, headquarters in Kalispell, MT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 21 total offices, Holding Company: Glacier Bancorp, Inc.
  • First Interstate Bank: Eureka Branch at 508 Highway 93 North, branch established on 1997/09/11. Info updated 2009/10/09: Bank assets: $7,294.7 mil, Deposits: $5,827.2 mil, headquarters in Billings, MT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 76 total offices, Holding Company: First Interstate Bancsystem, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Eureka:

Marital status in Eureka, MT
  • Never married: 22.4%
  • Now married: 47.3%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 22.8%

For population 25 years and over in Eureka:

  • High school or higher: 80.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.0%
  • Unemployed: 18.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 11.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Montana average:

9.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Eureka
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Eureka, MT (based on Lincoln County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,75028
Mainline Protestant1,0659
Other9976
Catholic6503
None13,225-
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: 5
Here:

2.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
This county:

4.78 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
This county:

9.55 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

10.38 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Lincoln County:

9.3%
Montana:

7.2%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

22.6%
Montana:

23.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

5.8%
Montana:

10.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.1%
Montana:

51.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.2%
Montana:

50.3%

Average BMI:
Eureka:

29.7
Montana:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Eureka:

25.8%
State:

20.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

18.3%
State:

9.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Montana:

6.9

Overweight people:
Eureka:

42.2%
Montana:

34.8%

General health condition:
Here:

51.3%
Montana:

58.6%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.6%
State:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Eureka, MT Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 3$10,070$40,2800$0
Water Supply 2$6,704$40,2240$0
Other Government Administration 1$2,876$34,5122$189
Sewerage 1$2,822$33,8640$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$894
Totals for Government 7$22,472$38,5233$1,083

Eureka government finances - Expenditure in 2018 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $289,000 ($205.55)
    Sewerage: $250,000 ($177.81)
    Police Protection: $194,000 ($137.98)
    Financial Administration: $32,000 ($22.76)
    Local Fire Protection: $28,000 ($19.91)
    Parks and Recreation: $23,000 ($16.36)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $19,000 ($13.51)
    Regular Highways: $15,000 ($10.67)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($2.84)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $54,000 ($38.41)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $416,000 ($295.87)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $15,000 ($10.67)

Eureka government finances - Revenue in 2018 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $360,000 ($256.05)
    Regular Highways: $33,000 ($23.47)
    Other: $29,000 ($20.63)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $21,000 ($14.94)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($2.13)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $962,000 ($684.21)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $30,000 ($21.34)
  • Tax - Property: $203,000 ($144.38)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $4,000 ($2.84)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $2,000 ($1.42)

Eureka government finances - Debt in 2018 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,912,000 ($2071.12)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,709,000 ($1926.74)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $203,000 ($144.38)

Eureka government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,261,000 ($896.87)

7.65% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,721 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.65%
Montana average:

7.25%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Flathead County, MT  0.99% ($40,197 average AGI)


6.54% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($39,624 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.54%
Montana average:

6.77%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Flathead County, MT  1.12% ($40,284 average AGI)
to Missoula County, MT  0.60% ($27,850)
Businesses in Eureka, MT
NameCountNameCount
FedEx1U-Haul1
MasterBrand Cabinets2UPS1

Strongest AM radio stations in Eureka:

  • KOFI (1180 AM; 50 kW; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KOFI, INC.)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJJR (880 AM; 10 kW; WHITEFISH, MT; Owner: BEE BROADCASTING, INCORPORATED)
  • KGEZ (600 AM; 5 kW; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: SKYLINE BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KMJY (700 AM; 10 kW; NEWPORT, WA; Owner: JAMES E. AND HELEN G. STARGEL)
  • KVNI (1080 AM; 10 kW; COEUR D' ALENE, ID; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)
  • KQQQ (1150 AM; 25 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Eureka:

  • KBBZ (98.5 FM; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: BEE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKMT (95.9 FM; COLUMBIA FALLS, MT; Owner: BEE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIBX (92.1 FM; BONNERS FERRY, ID; Owner: SPOKANE PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KDBR (106.3 FM; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: BEE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KALS (97.1 FM; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KALISPELL CHRISTIAN RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Eureka:

  • K59BW (Channel 59; BONNERS FERRY, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
  • K02AO (Channel 2; EUREKA, ETC., MT; Owner: EAGLE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Eureka fatal accident list:

Oct 15, 2003 07:32 AM, Us-93, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 16ft / 4.8mTotal length
  • 2,321Total average daily traffic
  • 500Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • Black Butte Lookout (Lat: 48.864222 Lon: -115.124333), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 56.4 m, Call Sign: KNKN484
    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 MHz, Grant Date: 09/01/2020, Expiration Date: 10/01/2030Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Eureka, MT)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

190 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Eureka)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

23 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Eureka)

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 30. The highest number of reported fires - 49 took place in 2008, and the least - 21 in 2016. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Eureka, MT When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (52.9%), and Structure Fires (36.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Eureka, MT
    • 24152.9%Outside Fires
    • 16636.4%Structure Fires
    • 4610.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 30.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Eureka, MT
Most common first names in Eureka, MT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2773.2 years
Robert1469.7 years
James1373.5 years
Alice1283.0 years
William1275.8 years
Edward1274.0 years
Charles1273.7 years
Mary1270.3 years
Helen1181.7 years
George1080.7 years
Most common last names in Eureka, MT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson1673.4 years
Miller1166.0 years
West1082.8 years
Smith1080.8 years
Frost975.5 years
Butts874.4 years
Irwin873.5 years
Nelson779.9 years
Finch780.7 years
Clark666.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Eureka, MT
  • 57.8%Electricity
  • 35.0%Wood
  • 4.9%Utility gas
  • 2.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Eureka, MT
  • 60.8%Electricity
  • 28.2%Wood
  • 11.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Eureka compared to Montana state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 13 pilots and 6 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Joy Taylor (1)
  • Zachary Scott Sullivan (1)
  • Steven D. Mangold (1)
  • Yevgeny Kovalenko (1)

Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2021.