Havre is a somewhat small city located in the state of Montana. With a population of 9,834 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Havre is the eighth largest community in Montana.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Havre is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Havre is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Havre who work in office and administrative support (12.65%), sales jobs (11.00%), and teaching (10.73%).
One of the benefits of Havre is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 11.36 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
As is often the case in a small city, Havre doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of people in Havre who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 26.42% of adults in Havre have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Havre in 2010 was $22,354, which is middle income relative to Montana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $89,416 for a family of four. However, Havre contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Havre is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Havre home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Havre residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Havre include Irish, Norwegian, English, and French .
The most common language spoken in Havre is English. Other important languages spoken here include Native American languages and Spanish.