Fort Benton is a very small city located in the state of Montana. With a population of 1,490 people and just one neighborhood, Fort Benton is the 55th largest community in Montana.
Occupations and Workforce
Fort Benton is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Fort Benton is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fort Benton who work in management occupations (14.93%), office and administrative support (14.31%) and sales jobs (9.02%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Fort Benton has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Fort Benton a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Fort Benton spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 15.02 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
As is often the case in a small city, Fort Benton doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.