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Demographics

People

Total Population4,960
Male Share of the Population48.4%
Female Share of the Population51.6%
Senior Citizens14.6%
Employed Population 16+2,567
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married52.9%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher22.3%
Median Earnings25+$27,765
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$17,122
Median Earnings With High School Degree$28,138

Wealth

Median Family Income$55,120
% Above Poverty Level87.7%
% Below Poverty Level12.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time17 minutes
% Working from Home0.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone29.5%
Median Gross Rent$765
Median House Value$174,400

Ancestry

German26.1%
Norwegian9.9%
Irish8.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)8.3%
French Except Basque7.7%
English7.6%
Scottish5.6%
Swedish5.5%
Italian2.5%
Czech1.6%
Hungarian1.2%
Russian1.2%
Polish1.1%
Canadian0.9%
Welsh0.5%
Danishn0.3%
Dutch0.3%
Austrian0.3%
Slovene0.1%
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Columbia Falls Almanac

CategoryValue
County Flathead County
Standard Zip Codes59912
Phone Area Codes406
Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Approximate Latitude48.41
Approximate Longitude-114.15

Columbia Falls Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationKALISPELL GLACIER PK AP
Distance6.4 miles
Jan Temp14 to 29 F
Apr Temp31 to 56 F
Jul Temp47 to 80 F
Oct Temp28 to 55 F
Annual Precip17.2 inches
StationWHITEFISH
Distance9.1 miles
Jan Temp13 to 29 F
Apr Temp29 to 56 F
Jul Temp49 to 80 F
Oct Temp30 to 55 F
Annual Precip21.1 inches
StationCRESTON
Distance13.3 miles
Jan Temp15 to 30 F
Apr Temp32 to 55 F
Jul Temp49 to 79 F
Oct Temp30 to 55 F
Annual Precip20.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Kalispell21,619$54,685
Whitefish6,859$84,395

Columbia Falls Public Schools

Deer Park 7-8
2105 Middle Road
ZIP: 59912
(406) 892-5388
Middle
Total Enrollment 17
Ruder Elementary
1500 12th Avenue West
ZIP: 59912
(406) 892-6570
Primary
Total Enrollment 467
Glacier Gateway Elem
440 4th Avenue West
ZIP: 59912
(406) 892-6540
Primary
Total Enrollment 481
Deer Park School
2105 Middle Road
ZIP: 59912
(406) 892-5388
Primary
Total Enrollment 84
Columbia Falls Jr Hs
1805 Talbot Road
ZIP: 59912
(406) 892-6530
Middle
Total Enrollment 459
Columbia Falls High Schl
610 13th Street West
ZIP: 59912
(406) 892-6500
High
Total Enrollment 688
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