Browning is a very small town located in the state of Montana. With a population of 1,027 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Browning is the 65th largest community in Montana.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Browning is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Browning is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Browning who work in teaching (12.77%), management occupations (11.21%), and sales jobs (10.28%).
The overall crime rate in Browning 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.
Residents of the town have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 10.20 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small town, Browning doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of people in Browning with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 12.59% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Browning in 2010 was $13,959, which is low income relative to Montana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $55,836 for a family of four. Browning also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 42.96% of its population below the federal poverty line.
The people who call Browning home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Browning residents report their race to be Native American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Browning include German, Italian, French , and Canadian.
The most common language spoken in Browning is English. Other important languages spoken here include Native American languages and Chinese.