Hot Springs, Montana

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Hot Springs, Montana

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High Points

Hot Springs strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Montana):

Category Trophy
Walking and Biking to Work
(vs. Peers)
Top 1% trophy Hot Springs Walking and Biking to Work
Low Violent Crime
(vs. Peers)
Top 7% Hot Springs Low Violent Crime
Public Transportation Use
(vs. Peers)
Top 9% Hot Springs Public Transportation Use
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. State)
Top 11% Hot Springs Affordability of Property Taxes
Affordability of Rents
(vs. State)
Top 17% Hot Springs Affordability of Rents

Comparative Profile of Hot Springs, Montana

Comparing Hot Springs to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Montana (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Age of the Population 10 10
Senior Citizens 10 10
Female Share of the Population 8 9
Racial Diversity 5 6
Male Share of the Population 3 2
Well-Paid Single Men 1 1
Children Under 5 Years Old 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 1 1
Average Household Size 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 5 1
People Above Poverty 1 1
Median Family Income 1 1
People in Middle Class or Better 1 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 10 10
Working at Home 10 10
Public Transportation Use 10 10
Short Commute Times 7 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Living Alone 10 10
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 10 10
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 10 10
Affordability of Rents 8 9
Affordability of Property Taxes 7 9
Housing Recently Built 3 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Violent Crime 10 10
Low Property Crime 2 3

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Hot Springs Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 60 miles NW of Missoula, Montana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 357 miles E of Seattle, Washington
County Sanders
Standard Zip Codes 59845
Phone Area Codes 406
Time Zone Mountain (-7 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 47.609
Longitude -114.667

Hot Springs Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 20.9 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 33 F
Apr Temp 34 to 59 F
Jul Temp 52 to 82 F
Oct Temp 36 to 58 F
Annual Precip 14.9 inches
Distance 30 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 35 F
Apr Temp 32 to 62 F
Jul Temp 49 to 87 F
Oct Temp 33 to 61 F
Annual Precip 16.5 inches
Station BIGFORK 13 S
Distance 35.1 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 33 F
Apr Temp 35 to 56 F
Jul Temp 53 to 80 F
Oct Temp 37 to 56 F
Annual Precip 21.8 inches
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Hot Springs Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 531 100%
Male 247 46.5%
Female 284 53.5%
Under 18 97 18.3%
18+ 434 81.7%
65+ 150 28.2%
Median Age 50
Average Family Size 2.64
White 451 84.9%
African-American 1 0.2%
Asian 1 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 53 10%
Other 6 1.1%
Mixed Race 19 3.6%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 19 3.6%

Estimated Hot Springs Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 565
Growth 34
Growth % 6.4%

Hot Springs Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 20.6%
US/American 19.2%
German 17%
Irish 9.9%
English 8.3%
Norwegian 5.3%
French (except Basque) 2.6%
Dutch 2.4%
Swedish 1.8%
Scottish 1.6%
Finnish 1.6%
Austrian 1.4%
Scotch-Irish 1.4%
Polish 1%
Canadian 1%
Italian 0.8%
Lithuanian 0.6%
Scandinavian 0.6%
Ukrainian 0.6%
Greek 0.4%
French Canadian 0.4%
European 0.4%
Danish 0.4%
Welsh 0.4%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Hot Springs 531 $21,786
Plains 1,126 $30,893
Polson 4,041 $30,833

Hot Springs Public Libraries

Preston Town County Library
Hot Springs, Montana
(406) 741-3491

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Hot Springs High Schools (2004)

Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 74 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11.6

Hot Springs Colleges

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