Glendive is a very small city located in the state of Montana. With a population of 5,490 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Glendive is the 17th largest community in Montana.
Unlike some cities, Glendive isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Glendive are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Glendive is a city of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Glendive who work in management occupations (10.76%), office and administrative support (9.76%), and food service (6.20%).
Of important note, Glendive is also a city of artists. Glendive has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Glendive’s character.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 15.20 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small city, Glendive doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, Glendive is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 18.35% of adults 25 and older in Glendive have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Glendive in 2010 was $24,576, which is upper middle income relative to Montana, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $98,304 for a family of four. However, Glendive contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Glendive home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Glendive residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Glendive include Irish, Norwegian, English, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Glendive is English. Other important languages spoken here include Japanese and Spanish.