Anaconda is a somewhat small city located in the state of Montana. With a population of 9,140 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Anaconda is the ninth largest community in Montana. Much of the housing stock in Anaconda was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Unlike some cities, Anaconda isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Anaconda are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Anaconda is a city of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Anaconda who work in healthcare (11.42%), office and administrative support (10.69%), and management occupations (10.45%).
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Anaconda has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Anaconda has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Anaconda than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Anaconda may be for you.
One of the benefits of Anaconda is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 18.42 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
The percentage of adults in Anaconda who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 20.44% of the adults in Anaconda have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Anaconda in 2018 was $26,241, which is middle income relative to Montana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $104,964 for a family of four. However, Anaconda contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Anaconda home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Anaconda residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Anaconda include Irish, German, English, Norwegian, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Anaconda is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.