Great Falls, Montana

Population 58,876

Great Falls is located in Cascade County, MT. The population is 58,876, making Great Falls the largest city in Cascade County and the 3rd largest city in the state of Montana.

There are 21 public schools in Great Falls with an average Homefacts rating of B-. The total crime rate for Great Falls is moderate , and there are 230 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Great Falls is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Great Falls property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Great Falls include Black Eagle, Gibson Flats and Malmstrom AFB.

Great Falls Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 8.5%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 65.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 25.9%

Crime Rate

60.68% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 445
  • Violent Crimes: 515
  • Robbery: 31
  • Burglary: 542
  • Property Crime: 5
  • Larceny Theft: 4

Registered Offenders

62.61% Higher than national avg.
  • 230 offenders in Great Falls
  • 39.07 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

387 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 26
  • Registered Polluters: 3
  • Superfunds: 15
  • Tanks & Spills: 343

Unemployment

Low 4.7%
  • Montana unemployment average: 4.9%
  • National unemployment average: 6.2%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

Schools view all

21 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 21 K-12 public schools in Great Falls, MT and 6 private schools. Homefacts rates Great Falls's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.

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Crime view details

230 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$200,000 compared to May 2020
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    6.7%
  • Rented
    35.5%
  • Owned
    57.8%

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

356 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Great Falls, MT issued 356 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 356 permits, 48 were issued for single family homes and 308 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Great Falls, MT issued 61 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 61 permits, 57 were issued for single family homes and 4 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $568
  • 1 Bedroom: $570
  • 2 Bedrooms: $750
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,055
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,295

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Environmental Hazards

387 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (135/146)
    Great Falls, MT has 92.47% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Great Falls, MT is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.33 Average
    Great Falls, MT is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 26.37°
  • February 27.32°
  • March 38°
  • April 41.22°
  • May 51.07°
  • June 59.66°
  • July 68.52°
  • August 67.42°
  • September 58.82°
  • October 46.25°
  • November 35.42°
  • December 25.47°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Great Falls, MT

Earthquakes
Great Falls, MT has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Great Falls, MT has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Great Falls, MT has a low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Great Falls, MT has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Great Falls, MT: $43,497

Unemployment

Unemployment in Great Falls is 4.7%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.9% and 6.2% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 41.05%
White Collar - 58.95%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Steve Bullock
  • Sen. Steve Daines
  • Sen. Jon Tester

City Representatives

  • Ryan Zinke

Neighborhood Info

3 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

34 FCC Towers view all

2 Hospitals view all

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