Bearcreek is a tiny town located in the state of Montana. With a population of 83 people and just one neighborhood, Bearcreek is the 128th largest community in Montana. Much of the housing stock in Bearcreek was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Real Estate Prices
Bearcreek real estate is some of the most expensive in Montana, although Bearcreek house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Bearcreek is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.79% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Bearcreek is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bearcreek who work in office and administrative support (37.74%), management occupations (18.87%) and maintenance occupations (9.43%).
A relatively large number of people in Bearcreek telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 9.43% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Bearcreek is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
It is a fairly quiet town 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!) Bearcreek 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. Bearcreek has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Bearcreek than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Bearcreek may be for you.
Bearcreek is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.