Lewistown is a somewhat small city located in the state of Montana. With a population of 5,874 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Lewistown is the 15th largest community in Montana. Much of the housing stock in Lewistown was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Lewistown is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Lewistown is a city of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lewistown who work in management occupations (10.23%), sales jobs (8.87%), and community and social services (8.46%).
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 10.50 minutes getting to work every day.
The education level of Lewistown citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.14% of adults in Lewistown have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Lewistown in 2010 was $22,639, which is middle income relative to Montana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $90,556 for a family of four. However, Lewistown contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Lewistown home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lewistown residents report their race to be White, followed by Native Hawaiian. Important ancestries of people in Lewistown include English, Irish, Norwegian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Lewistown is English. Other important languages spoken here include Other Indo-European and Spanish.