Ronan, Montana

Submit your own pictures of this city and show them to the world

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2019: 2,116 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +16.8%
 
Males: 966  (45.7%)
Females: 1,150  (54.3%)
Median resident age:

36.6 years
Montana median age:

40.5 years

Zip codes: 59864.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $34,296 (it was $22,422 in 2000)
Ronan:

$34,296
MT:

$57,153

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $18,751 (it was $11,678 in 2000)

Ronan city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $154,843 (it was $78,700 in 2000)
Ronan:

$154,843
MT:

$253,600

Median gross rent in 2019: $654.

March 2019 cost of living index in Ronan: 88.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 24.1%
(21.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.0% for Black residents, 27.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 26.1% for American Indian residents, 28.6% for other race residents, 25.6% for two or more races residents)
Business Profiles
Profiles of local businesses
Put your B&M business profile right here for free. 50,000 businesses already created their profiles!
Settings
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2020 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
  • Races in Ronan, MT (2019)
    • 1,02952.1%White alone
    • 60330.5%American Indian alone
    • 1658.4%Hispanic
    • 1437.2%Two or more races
    • 351.8%Asian alone
    • 100.5%Black alone

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



According to our research of Montana and other state lists, there were 26 registered sex offenders living in Ronan, Montana as of January 22, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Ronan is 75 to 1.


Crime rates in Ronan 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)
1
(49.3)
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)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(50.3)
1
(49.2)
1
(49.3)
1
(49.3)
2
(98.5)
3
(158.9)
2
(105.5)
2
(104.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(103.0)
1
(50.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(47.4)
1
(47.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(50.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(49.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(53.0)
1
(52.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(103.0)
1
(50.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(47.4)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
13
(654.3)
12
(590.3)
13
(641.0)
12
(591.1)
13
(640.4)
8
(423.7)
17
(896.6)
13
(676.0)
11
(571.4)
18
(926.9)
11
(550.6)
4
(196.5)
15
(710.9)
18
(851.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
12
(603.9)
18
(885.4)
19
(936.9)
10
(492.6)
11
(541.9)
5
(264.8)
11
(580.2)
5
(260.0)
6
(311.7)
12
(617.9)
17
(850.9)
11
(540.3)
5
(237.0)
3
(142.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
44
(2,214)
72
(3,542)
73
(3,600)
66
(3,251)
82
(4,039)
54
(2,860)
83
(4,378)
47
(2,444)
36
(1,870)
63
(3,244)
57
(2,853)
56
(2,750)
55
(2,607)
42
(1,988)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
7
(352.3)
12
(590.3)
2
(98.6)
3
(147.8)
1
(49.3)
6
(317.8)
6
(316.5)
0
(0.0)
6
(311.7)
10
(514.9)
9
(450.5)
10
(491.2)
4
(189.6)
5
(236.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(49.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(51.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(50.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index345.2408.3399.9432.5410.3386.1520.6334.4235.8512.9374.9226.4330.3316.6

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.

Click on a table row to update graph
City-data.com crime index in Ronan, MT

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.84
Montana average:

1.83
Recent articles from our blog. Our writers, many of them Ph.D. graduates or candidates, create easy-to-read articles on a wide variety of topics.
Ronan, MT forum
Recent posts about Ronan, Montana on our local forum with over 2,200,000 registered users. Ronan is mentioned 147 times on our forum:
Large Acreage Outside of Bozeman  (34 replies)
Polson - Montana  (13 replies)
Amber Alert, Ronan Mt. 3-16-2014 - CANCELLED  (3 replies)
Butte, MT ~ Big chance we might move there  (36 replies)
Western Montana advice  (26 replies)
What do you guys think of Polson, Ronan, Lake Co. in general?  (13 replies)

Latest news from Ronan, MT collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: German (10.1%), American (5.3%), Norwegian (2.3%), English (1.9%), French (1.9%), Irish (1.8%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 3047 feet

Land area: 1.06 square miles.

Population density: 1,987 people per square mile   (low).

Ronan, Montana map

47 residents are foreign born (0.4% Europe, 0.3% Africa).

This city:

2.4%
Montana:

2.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,546 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,268 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Missoula, MT (46.2 miles , pop. 57,053).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (376.3 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (955.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Kicking Horse, MT (2.1 miles),
Pablo, MT (2.3 miles ),
Charlo, MT (2.6 miles ),
Turtle Lake, MT (3.2 miles),
Kerr, MT (3.4 miles),
Polson, MT (3.4 miles ),
Jette, MT (3.7 miles ),
St. Ignatius, MT (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 47.53 N, Longitude: 114.10 W

Area code: 406

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

4.6%
Montana:

4.3%
Population change in the 1990s: +247 (+15.8%).
Most common industries in Ronan, MT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (9.9%)
  • Health care (9.2%)
  • Educational services (9.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.3%)
  • Construction (7.4%)
  • Public administration (6.2%)
  • Social assistance (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (10.0%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (7.7%)
  • Wood products (7.7%)
  • Public administration (6.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.0%)
  • Educational services (6.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (13.5%)
  • Educational services (12.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (9.8%)
  • Social assistance (9.0%)
  • Public administration (6.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.6%)
Most common occupations in Ronan, MT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.8%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (3.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
  • Child care workers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Child care workers (6.7%)
  • Cashiers (5.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.8%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (4.8%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.8%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4.2%)

Average climate in Ronan, Montana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Ronan, Montana environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI PM10
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 42.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

42.6
U.S.:

74.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 15.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.0
U.S.:

19.6

Earthquake activity:

Ronan-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Montana state average. It is 833% 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 263.2 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 239.1 miles away from Ronan center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 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 217.4 miles away from Ronan 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 84.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 393.6 miles away from the city center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 514.5 miles away from Ronan center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Lake County (6) is a lot smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 1

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Ronan:

  • ST LUKE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 107 6TH AVE SW)
  • LAKE COUNTY HOME OPTIONS (711 MAIN ST SW)
  • MOUNTAIN VIEW CARE CENTER (829 MAIN ST SW)
  • ST LUKE COMMUNITY NURSING HOME (107 6TH AVE S W)

Airports located in Ronan:

See details about airports located in Ronan, MT

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ronan:

  • The University of Montana (about 47 miles; Missoula, MT; Full-time enrollment: 13,602)
  • North Idaho College (about 127 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; FT enrollment: 4,684)
  • University of Idaho (about 149 miles; Moscow, ID; FT enrollment: 10,416)
  • Spokane Community College (about 153 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,482)
  • Washington State University (about 155 miles; Pullman, WA; FT enrollment: 25,055)
  • Gonzaga University (about 155 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,780)
  • Whitworth University (about 156 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 2,689)

Public high school in Ronan:

Public elementary/middle schools in Ronan:

Private elementary/middle schools in Ronan:

  • MOUNTAIN HEIGHTS MENNONITE SCHOOL (Students: 27, Location: 407 ADAM ST SW, Grades: KG-8)
  • GLACIER VIEW SDA CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 8, Location: 36332 MUD CREEK LN, Grades: 1-7)
See full list of schools located in Ronan

Library in Ronan:

  • RONAN CITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $72,946; Location: 203 MAIN STREET SW; 16,606 books; 1,395 audio materials; 790 video materials; 56 state licensed databases; 45 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

Click to draw/clear city borders

Notable locations in Ronan: Ronan Ambulance Service (A), Ronan Volunteer Fire Department (B), Ronan Police Station (C), Ronan City Library (D), Garden of the Rockies Museum (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Ronan include: Community Fellowship (A), Seventh Day Adventist Church (B), United Methodist Church (C), Faith Lutheran Church (D), Assembly of God Church (E), First Baptist Church (F), Sacred Heart Catholic Church (G), Ronan Christian Church (H), Saint Paul Lutheran Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: People's Center (Museums; 53253 US Highway 93).

Hotel: Starlite Motel (18 Main Street Southwest).

Court: Ronan City - Ronan City Court (207 Main Street Southwest Suite B).

Birthplace of: Rick Jore - Politician, Bob Lake - Montana legislator.

Lake 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 Ronan and their reported violations in the past:

MISSION MEADOWS TR AND RV CT (Address: 44457 MISSION MEADOW DR , Population served: 210, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In JAN-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-15-2012), St Compliance achieved (FEB-23-2012)
  • 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 (SEP-24-2005)
  • One regular monitoring violation
MISSION MOUNTAIN VIEW HOA (Population served: 68, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-17-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from JUL-17-2009 to JUL-17-2009), St Public Notif received (AUG-10-2009), St Compliance achieved (2 times from MAY-07-2010 to MAY-07-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from JUL-29-2005 to JUL-29-2005), St Public Notif requested (JUL-29-2005), St Compliance achieved (4 times from DEC-26-2008 to MAY-07-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
SEVEN ACRES (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-07-2013), St Public Notif requested (MAY-01-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-01-2014)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St Other (NOV-20-2012), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-07-2013), St Public Notif requested (MAY-13-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-13-2013), St Compliance achieved (AUG-26-2013)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-16-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-16-2012), St Other (NOV-20-2012), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-07-2013), St Compliance achieved (AUG-26-2014)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (DEC-12-2011), St Public Notif requested (DEC-16-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-16-2011), St Other (NOV-20-2012), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-07-2013), St Compliance achieved (AUG-26-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-01-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from FEB-01-2006 to FEB-01-2006), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Ronan that have no violations reported:

  • MISSION MOUNTAIN LAKE CO W AND S DIST (Population served: 156, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Montana:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

60.2%
Whole state:

62.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

9.2%
Whole state:

6.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Ronan in 2010:

  • 55 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 23 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 14 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 5 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
81 people in nursing homes in 2000
2 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents in 2000

Banks with branches in Ronan (2011 data):

  • Community Bank, Inc.: Harvest Foods Branch at 63802 Us Hwy 93, branch established on 2003/04/07; at 63239 Us Highway 93, branch established on 1910/01/01. Info updated 2007/07/26: Bank assets: $95.5 mil, Deposits: $83.1 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Montana Community Banks, Inc.
  • Valley Bank of Ronan: Valley Bank Of Ronan at 63659 Us Highway 93 South, branch established on 1984/02/21. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $65.8 mil, Deposits: $58.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Valley Holding Company

For population 15 years and over in Ronan:

Marital status in Ronan, MT
  • Never married: 38.4%
  • Now married: 35.7%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 17.2%

For population 25 years and over in Ronan:

  • High school or higher: 91.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.7%
  • Unemployed: 10.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.9
Montana average:

9.6

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Ronan, MT (based on Lake County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic5,1007
Evangelical Protestant2,75730
Mainline Protestant1,98511
Other1,4495
None17,455-
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: 10
This county:

3.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

3.52 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

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

9.51 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

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

8.5%
Montana:

7.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

25.9%
Montana:

23.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Lake County:

14.6%
Montana:

10.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Ronan:

50.8%
State:

51.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

48.7%
Montana:

50.3%

Average BMI:
Ronan:

29.2
Montana:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.3%
Montana:

20.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

12.5%
Montana:

9.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Ronan:

6.8
Montana:

6.9

Overweight people:
Here:

37.5%
Montana:

34.8%

General health condition:
Ronan:

56.9%
State:

58.6%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.1%
State:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ronan, MT Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2019)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 6$23,250$46,5000$0
Streets and Highways 2$7,630$45,7800$0
Sewerage 2$6,346$38,0760$0
Other and Unallocable 2$7,316$43,8960$0
Water Supply 1$3,173$38,0760$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$921
Totals for Government 13$47,716$44,0461$921

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $118,000 ($55.77)
    Sewerage: $6,000 ($2.84)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $281,000 ($132.80)
    Sewerage: $262,000 ($123.82)
    Police Protection: $237,000 ($112.00)
    General - Other: $119,000 ($56.24)
    Regular Highways: $87,000 ($41.12)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $37,000 ($17.49)
    Local Fire Protection: $31,000 ($14.65)
    Central Staff Services: $27,000 ($12.76)
    Financial Administration: $24,000 ($11.34)
    Parks and Recreation: $22,000 ($10.40)
    General Public Buildings: $21,000 ($9.92)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $7,000 ($3.31)
    Health - Other: $2,000 ($0.95)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,000 ($0.47)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($2.84)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $9,000 ($4.25)
    Parks and Recreation: $7,000 ($3.31)
    Police Protection: $6,000 ($2.84)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $5,000 ($2.36)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $224,000 ($105.86)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $108,000 ($51.04)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $453,000 ($214.08)
    Other: $4,000 ($1.89)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $12,000 ($5.67)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $6,000 ($2.84)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $33,000 ($15.60)
    General Revenue - Other: $6,000 ($2.84)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($1.42)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $457,000 ($215.97)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $323,000 ($152.65)
    Highways: $41,000 ($19.38)
    Other: $12,000 ($5.67)
    Sewerage: $2,000 ($0.95)
    Water Utilities: $2,000 ($0.95)
  • Tax - Property: $323,000 ($152.65)
    Other License: $11,000 ($5.20)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $4,000 ($1.89)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,414,000 ($1613.42)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,613,000 ($1234.88)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $801,000 ($378.54)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $137,000 ($64.74)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,450,000 ($685.26)

7.76% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($44,860 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.76%
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  1.10% ($49,777 average AGI)
from Missoula County, MT  1.04% ($34,311)
from Sanders County, MT  0.26% ($24,963)


6.67% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($43,789 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.67%
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  1.22% ($43,285 average AGI)
to Missoula County, MT  1.22% ($31,805)
to Ravalli County, MT  0.27% ($26,148)
Businesses in Ronan, MT
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1H&R Block1
Chevrolet1Kincaid1
Dairy Queen1McDonald's1
FedEx2Subway1
Ford1True Value1

Strongest AM radio stations in Ronan:

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

Strongest FM radio stations in Ronan:

  • K231AF (94.1 FM; RONAN, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KQRK (92.3 FM; RONAN, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPLG (91.5 FM; PLAINS, MT; Owner: YOUR NETWORK OF PRAISE, INC.)
  • KSIL (100.7 FM; WALLACE, ID; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGGL (93.3 FM; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP, INC.)
  • KYSS-FM (94.9 FM; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUFM (89.1 FM; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MONTANA)
  • KALS (97.1 FM; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KALISPELL CHRISTIAN RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KDBR (106.3 FM; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: BEE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLTC-FM (107.5 FM; SUPERIOR, MT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KBQQ (106.7 FM; PINESDALE, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP INC.)
  • KZOQ-FM (100.1 FM; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP, INC.)
  • KMZL (91.1 FM; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: FAITH COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • K204EV (88.7 FM; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KMSO (102.5 FM; MISSOULA, MT; Owner: SHEILA CALLAHAN & FRIENDS, INC)
  • KKMT (95.9 FM; COLUMBIA FALLS, MT; Owner: BEE BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Ronan:

  • K05EE (Channel 5; BIG ARM, ETC., MT; Owner: BLACKTAIL TV TAX DISTRICT)
  • KSKC-CA (Channel 25; PABLO/RONAN, MT; Owner: SALISH KOOTENAI COLLEGE)
  • K28CF (Channel 28; ST. IGNATIUS, MT; Owner: SALISH KOOTENAI COLLEGE)

Ronan fatal accident list:

Jun 2, 2018 05:14 AM, Us-93, Lat: 47.513158, Lon: -114.096917, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Mar 12, 2016 07:20 PM, Us-93, Lat: 47.517844, Lon: -114.096978, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Mar 22, 2009 08:15 PM, Terrace Lake Rd, Lat: 47.529764, Lon: -114.085006, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Apr 20, 1998 01:16 PM, Us-93, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 18, 1990 04:00 AM, 93, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 33ft / 10.0mTotal length
  • $161,000Total costs
  • 23,596Total average daily traffic
  • 458Total average daily truck traffic
  • 27,046Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

39 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Ronan)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • 210 Adams Sw (Lat: 47.526333 Lon: -114.099833), Type: Pole, Structure height: 10 m, Overall height: 16 m, Call Sign: KIC415,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.310 MHz, Grant Date: 01/13/2021, Expiration Date: 02/07/2031, Registrant: Cosner Comtech Inc., 33 Lower Valley Road, Kalispell, MT 59903, Phone: (406) 752-8822, Email:
  • 312 Main Sw (Lat: 47.529111 Lon: -114.102333), Call Sign: WNRW285,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.985 MHz, Grant Date: 03/24/2005, Expiration Date: 04/20/2015, Cancellation Date: 06/20/2015, Registrant: Rtc, Main, Ronan, MT 59864, Phone: (406) 676-2751, Email:
  • TANK/BPS RTU, Tank/Bps Rtu - 923 Round Butte Rd. W (Lat: 47.529556 Lon: -114.111278), Type: Mast, Structure height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WQJS550,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.212 MHz, Grant Date: 12/13/2018, Expiration Date: 12/12/2028, Certifier: Kevin Templer, Registrant: Micro-Comm, Inc., 15895 S. Pflumm Road, Olathe, KS 66062, Phone: (913) 390-4500, Fax: (913) 390-4550, Email:
  • 7TH AVE LS NORTH, 7th Ave Ls North 12 7th Ave Northwest (Lat: 47.529944 Lon: -114.107750), Type: Upole, Structure height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WQQP697,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.212 MHz, Grant Date: 02/08/2013, Expiration Date: 02/08/2023, Certifier: Kevin Templer, Registrant: Micro-Comm, Inc., 15895 S. Pflumm Road, Olathe, KS 66062, Phone: (913) 390-4500, Fax: (913) 390-4550, Email:
  • SUNDOWN HOMES, 3001-3025 Songer Rd (Lat: 47.511167 Lon: -114.161194), Type: Upole, Structure height: 7.2 m, Call Sign: WQXZ504,
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.396 MHz, Grant Date: 07/21/2016, Expiration Date: 07/21/2026, Certifier: Allen Sloan, Registrant: Micro-Comm, Inc, 15895 S Pflumm, Olathe, KS 66062, Phone: (913) 390-4500, Email:
  • Ronan Airport, 2242 Old Us Hwy 93 (Lat: 47.566639 Lon: -114.102722), Type: Bant, Structure height: 6.5 m, Overall height: 6.7 m, Call Sign: WRAE975,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.062 MHz, Grant Date: 10/30/2017, Expiration Date: 10/30/2027, Certifier: Rick Newman, Registrant: Lake County Joint Airport Board, 106 4th Ave East, Polson, MT 59404, Phone: (406) 544-8004, Email:
  • Lat: 47.517639 Lon: -114.097778, Call Sign: WRAQ965,
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.487 MHz, 462.487 MHz, Grant Date: 02/02/2018, Expiration Date: 02/02/2028, Certifier: Carrie Clairmont, Registrant: Fit, 1565 Oak St., Eugene, OR 97401, Phone: (541) 485-8441, Fax: (541) 485-7556, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6 (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:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ronan)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

3 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Ronan)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

31 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2002 - 2017 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2017 the average number of fire incidents per year is 10. The highest number of fire incidents - 44 took place in 2008, and the least - 0 in 2007. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Ronan, MT When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (49.1%), and Structure Fires (36.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Ronan, MT
    • 8149.1%Outside Fires
    • 6036.4%Structure Fires
    • 2112.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 31.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ronan, MT
Most common first names in Ronan, MT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William3276.0 years
John3077.5 years
Mary2580.0 years
Robert1976.6 years
Joseph1977.9 years
James1867.6 years
Dorothy1780.5 years
Charles1672.1 years
George1677.6 years
Anna1590.8 years
Most common last names in Ronan, MT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Kuntz1269.2 years
Johnson1083.0 years
Matt1068.4 years
Miller971.2 years
Fisher872.0 years
Davis879.0 years
Mcleod872.3 years
Smith874.5 years
Burland876.7 years
Guenzler876.1 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Ronan, MT
  • 58.0%Electricity
  • 20.0%Wood
  • 15.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.1%Utility gas
  • 0.7%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Ronan, MT
  • 80.7%Electricity
  • 9.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.9%Wood
  • 2.6%Utility gas
  • 2.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.9%Other fuel


Ronan compared to Montana state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Ronan on our top lists:

  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Eastern Asia (population 500+)"
There are 20 pilots and 10 other airmen in this city.
Cost of Living Calculator
Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Matthew B. Jore (8)
  • Donald Martin Perkins (4)
  • W. Robert Cornwell (3)
  • David Wilkening (2)
  • Travis Jordan (2)
  • David W. Wilkening (2)
  • Lincoln M. Jore (2)
  • Lincoln Jore (1)
  • Brandon Smith (1)
  • David Tyler (1)

Total of 25 patent applications in 2008-2022.