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People

Total Population677
Male Share of the Population50.7%
Female Share of the Population49.3%
Senior Citizens21.1%
Employed Population 16+329
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married46%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher22%
Median Earnings25+$0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0

Wealth

Median Family Income$43,229
% Above Poverty Level83.9%
% Below Poverty Level16.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time14 minutes
% Working from Home3%
% Walking and Biking to Work14.2%
% Using Public Transportation1.5%

Housing

People Living Alone34.6%
Median Gross Rent$427
Median House Value$88,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)17.3%
US/American0%
English6.9%
Irish4.4%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Big Sandy Almanac

CategoryValue
Nearest Medium City 72 miles NE of Great Falls, Montana (center to center)
Nearest Large City567 miles E of Seattle, Washington
CountyChouteau
Standard Zip Codes59520
Phone Area Codes406
Time ZoneMountain (-7 hours from GMT)
Daylight SavingsThe city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude48.178
Longitude-110.111

Big Sandy Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationBIG SANDY
Distance3.8 miles
Jan Temp5 to 30 F
Apr Temp29 to 61 F
Jul Temp50 to 87 F
Oct Temp28 to 62 F
Annual Precip13.8 inches
StationLOMA 1 WNW
Distance25.1 miles
Jan Temp6 to 32 F
Apr Temp31 to 60 F
Jul Temp53 to 86 F
Oct Temp30 to 62 F
Annual Precip13 inches
StationGILDFORD
Distance28.2 miles
Jan Temp5 to 28 F
Apr Temp30 to 59 F
Jul Temp51 to 84 F
Oct Temp30 to 59 F
Annual Precip11 inches
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Big Sandy High Schools

BIG SANDY HIGH SCHOOL
PIONEER TRAIL
406-378-2502
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 70 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 10.6

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