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Cost of Living
Cost of living can be a motivating factor in deciding what location fits best. The median home value in Lewistown is $116,150 and the median rent is about $602 a month. The rent burden for Lewistown is around 16.3% of the average monthly income.
Demographics and Values
Lewistown has a population density of 399 people per square mile. Demographically, Lewistown is 0.3% mixed race, 1.3% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 1.4% Native American, 94.2% white, 2.9% Hispanic, 0.1% black, 1.2% other or not specified, and 1.3% Asian. Out of the total city population, 50.3% are male and 49.7% are female. The median age of Lewistown is 43 years old. In Lewistown, 9.1% of the population are veterans. In terms of education, 27.6% have a college degree, 7.6% have a graduate degree, and 38.5% have a high-school diploma. In Lewistown, 8.1% are widowed, 10.3% do not have health insurance, 15.2% live in poverty, and 13.4% have some form of disability.
An overview of Montana
Based on natural beauty, Montana ranks 22nd in the nation. In total, Montana has 65 general hospitals and 64 health centers that provide care for 1,071,601 citizens. The three highest ranked hospitals in Montana are St Patrick Hospital, St Vincent Healthcare, and Kalispell Regional Medical Center. Out of a national average of 100, Montana has a cost of living index rating of 104, a grocery index rating of 105, and a housing index rating of 112. Overall, Montana ranks 29th out of all states in quality of life and 28th in healthcare.
Social demographics of the state
The state has a median age of 40 and 33% of its population being over the age of 55. In terms of diversity, Montana ranks 46th in the nation. During the latest presidential election, 56% voted for the Republican candidate while 36% voted for the Democratic candidate. Thirty-one percent of Montana residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 1,778 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-28%, Mainline Protestant-14%, and Historically Black Protestant-1%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Montana there are 94 masonic lodges.
State-wide weather information
The average humidity across the state is 60%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 82% in the month of December. The average air quality index rating in Montana is 37.0 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of August with a rating of 69.8 AQI. The most precipitation occurs in June with an average of 4.69 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 1.27 inches of precipitation a month. During the summer, the average temperature in Montana is around 65°F. The average high summer temperature is around 91°F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 34°F during the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 23°F. The average high winter temperature is around 44°F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around -3°F during the month of January. While residents of Montana mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Montana can include floods and earthquakes (moderate) and tornados.
Wildlife to be found in Montana
The state of Montana has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of barberries, common moonwort, adnate moonwort, and bedstraws. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the bison, the goats, the mollies, or the pronghorn. The state animal of Montana is the grizzly bear.