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Demographics

People

Total Population264
Male Share of the Population47%
Female Share of the Population53%
Senior Citizens20.1%
Employed Population 16+128
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married55.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher23.6%
Median Earnings25+$39,286
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$41,250
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,938

Wealth

Median Family Income$69,250
% Above Poverty Level95.8%
% Below Poverty Level4.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time28 minutes
% Working from Home4.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work7.8%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone37.3%
Median Gross Rent$675
Median House Value$151,900

Ancestry

German41.7%
Norwegian24.6%
Irish8.7%
English8%
Swedish6.1%
Danishn6.1%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)5.7%
French Except Basque5.3%
Polish4.9%
Scottish2.7%
Austrian2.7%
Arab1.5%
Lebanese1.5%
Croatian0.8%
Serbian0.8%
Romanian0.8%
Icelander0.8%
Dutch0.8%
Canadian0.4%
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Medicine Lake Almanac

CategoryValue
County Sheridan County
Standard Zip Codes59247
Phone Area Codes406
Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Approximate Latitude48.5
Approximate Longitude-104.37

Medicine Lake Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationMEDICINE LAKE 3 SE
Distance2.8 miles
Jan Temp-2 to 18 F
Apr Temp30 to 56 F
Jul Temp54 to 83 F
Oct Temp31 to 58 F
Annual Precip12.9 inches
StationGRENORA
Distance27.3 miles
Jan Temp-4 to 18 F
Apr Temp29 to 55 F
Jul Temp55 to 83 F
Oct Temp31 to 57 F
Annual Precip13.5 inches
StationFORTUNA 1 W
Distance42.5 miles
Jan Temp-4 to 16 F
Apr Temp28 to 52 F
Jul Temp54 to 81 F
Oct Temp29 to 54 F
Annual Precip14.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Culbertson845$93,333
Froid175$77,500
Plentywood1,881$72,188

Medicine Lake Public Schools

Medicine Lake 7-8
311 Young St
ZIP: 59247
(406) 789-2211
Middle
Total Enrollment 15
Medicine Lake High School
311 Young St
ZIP: 59247
(406) 789-2211
High
Total Enrollment 31
Medicine Lake School
311 Young St
ZIP: 59247
(406) 789-2211
Primary
Total Enrollment 69
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