Anaconda is a somewhat small city located in the state of Montana. With a population of 9,421 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Anaconda is the ninth largest community in Montana.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Anaconda is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Anaconda is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Anaconda who work in office and administrative support (11.44%), food service (10.99%), and sales jobs (9.08%).
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Anaconda is worth considering.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 17.85 minutes getting to work every day.
In terms of college education, Anaconda is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 19.97% of adults 25 and older in Anaconda have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Anaconda in 2018 was $26,207, which is middle income relative to Montana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $104,828 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 Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Anaconda include German, Irish, English, Norwegian, and French.
The most common language spoken in Anaconda is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.