Big Sandy strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Montana):
Walking and Biking to Work
Affordability of Property Taxes
Short Commute Times
Comparing Big Sandy to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Montana (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Age of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|Public Transportation Use|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Nearest Medium City||72 miles NE of Great Falls, Montana (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||567 miles E of Seattle, Washington|
|Standard Zip Codes||59520|
|Phone Area Codes||406|
|Time Zone||Mountain (-7 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||5 to 30 F|
|Apr Temp||29 to 61 F|
|Jul Temp||50 to 87 F|
|Oct Temp||28 to 62 F|
|Annual Precip||13.8 inches|
|Station||LOMA 1 WNW|
|Jan Temp||6 to 32 F|
|Apr Temp||31 to 60 F|
|Jul Temp||53 to 86 F|
|Oct Temp||30 to 62 F|
|Annual Precip||13 inches|
|Jan Temp||5 to 28 F|
|Apr Temp||30 to 59 F|
|Jul Temp||51 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||30 to 59 F|
|Annual Precip||11 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.83|
|American Indian & Alaskan||20||2.8%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||5||0.7%|
|Est. 2005 Population||643|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|French (except Basque)||5.6%|
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||1.4%|
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BIG SANDY HIGH SCHOOL
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Serves 70 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 10.6
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