Income/capita 30%
Household income 70%
Unemployment 46%
IndexMontana CityMontanaNational
Income per capita$38,884$27,309$29,829
Median household income$94,167$48,380$55,322
Median income owner occupied$94,886$60,564$70,586
Median income renter occupied$60,625$30,651$35,192
Median earnings male$52,639$31,798$36,919
Median earnings female$37,885$21,711$26,250
Unemployment rate2.5%3.6%4.7%
Poverty level2.1%14.9%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Montana City is 30% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Montana City is 70% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Montana City is 46% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Montana City is 86% lower than the national average

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      Montana City employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry11.9%2.5%
      Manufacturing sector5.1%2.3%
      Financial & insurance services1.8%10.8%
      Wholesale & retail services6.7%6.8%
      Public administration23.7%22.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.6%0.8%
      Education, health & social services10.4%34.4%

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      South Hills, MT529$99,16779%
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      Clancy, MT1,612$78,07741%
      Jefferson City, MT686$77,39640%
      Helena Valley West Central, MT8,753$70,44127%
      Montana City, MT2,878$94,16770%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Springdale, MD2,878$88,75060%
      Hahira, GA2,877$41,31025%
      Mountain Iron, MN2,879$52,0836%
      Ayer, MA2,879$64,94017%
      Blennerhassett, WV2,879$53,7723%
      Montana City, MT2,878$94,16770%
      Source: The Montana City, MT employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).