East Glacier Park is a tiny town located in the state of Montana. With a population of 369 people and just one neighborhood, East Glacier Park is the 112th largest community in Montana.
Real Estate Prices
East Glacier Park home prices are not only among the most expensive in Montana, but East Glacier Park real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, East Glacier Park isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in East Glacier Park are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, East Glacier Park is a town of managers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in East Glacier Park who work in management occupations (23.92%), teaching (11.37%) and office and administrative support (10.20%).
Of important note, East Glacier Park is also a town of artists. East Glacier Park has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape East Glacier Park’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because there are quite a few people attending college in East Glacier Park, it is thought of as a college town. To the benefit of the many students in the area, East Glacier Park provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards their needs and activities.
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!) East Glacier Park 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. East Glacier Park has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in East Glacier Park than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, East Glacier Park may be for you.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of East Glacier Park spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 17.80 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the town are less than they would otherwise be.
Being a small town, East Glacier Park does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.