Gallatin Gateway is a tiny town located in the state of Montana. With a population of 967 people and just one neighborhood, Gallatin Gateway is the 93rd largest community in Montana.
Gallatin Gateway home prices are not only among the most expensive in Montana, but Gallatin Gateway real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Unlike some towns, Gallatin Gateway isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Gallatin Gateway are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Gallatin Gateway is a town of managers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Gallatin Gateway who work in management occupations (15.62%), sales jobs (8.31%), and art, media, and design (7.56%).
Of important note, Gallatin Gateway is also a town of artists. Gallatin Gateway has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Gallatin Gateway’s character.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 11.08% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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.
The town 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, Gallatin Gateway has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Gallatin Gateway a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Being a small town, Gallatin Gateway does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Gallatin Gateway are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 38.97% of adults in Gallatin Gateway have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Gallatin Gateway in 2018 was $41,147, which is wealthy relative to Montana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $164,588 for a family of four. However, Gallatin Gateway contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Gallatin Gateway is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Gallatin Gateway home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Gallatin Gateway residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Gallatin Gateway include German, English, French Canadian, Irish, and European.
The most common language spoken in Gallatin Gateway is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.
When you see a neighborhood for the first time, the most important thing is often the way it looks, like its homes and its setting. Some places look the same, but they only reveal their true character after living in them for a while because they contain a unique mix of occupational or cultural groups. This neighborhood is very unique in some important ways, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive exploration and analysis.
This neighborhood has wide open spaces, few people, and lots of space to stretch out. If you like locations that fit that description, you may like this neighborhood. Based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis, with only 20 people per square mile living here, this neighborhood is less crowded than 94.6% of America.
The neighborhood is considered a solid choice for executive lifestyles. NeighborhoodScout's analysis ranks it as better than 90.3% of Montana neighborhoods for executive living, based on the wealthy, educated professionals, executives, and managers who choose to reside here, the spacious homes that are prominent features of the real estate in the neighborhood, and the high real estate appreciation rates found here relative to other neighborhoods in the state.
Did you know that the neighborhood has more Dutch and Norwegian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 5.4% of this neighborhood's residents have Dutch ancestry and 6.5% have Norwegian ancestry.
How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children, who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities, the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty, which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.
The neighbors in the neighborhood in Gallatin Gateway are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 72.4% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 5.4% of the children seventeen and under living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 63.9% of America's neighborhoods.
The old saying "you are what you eat" is true. But it is also true that you are what you do for a living. The types of occupations your neighbors have shape their character, and together as a group, their collective occupations shape the culture of a place.
In the neighborhood, 43.0% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 24.6% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (21.0%), and 8.9% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.
The most common language spoken in the neighborhood is English, spoken by 96.8% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (2.8%).
Culture is the shared learned behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicities and ancestries have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicities or ancestries will express those cultures. It is what makes the North End in Boston so fun to visit for the Italian restaurants, bakeries, culture, and charm, and similarly, why people enjoy visiting Chinatown in San Francisco.
In the neighborhood in Gallatin Gateway, MT, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (27.2%). There are also a number of people of English ancestry (18.1%), and residents who report Irish roots (10.7%), and some of the residents are also of Norwegian ancestry (6.5%), along with some Dutch ancestry residents (5.4%), among others.
Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (52.6% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (72.6%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (7.0%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.