Libby is a very small city located in the state of Montana. With a population of 2,645 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Libby is the 30th largest community in Montana.
Unlike some cities, Libby isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Libby are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Libby is a city of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Libby who work in maintenance occupations (16.52%), office and administrative support (11.90%), and healthcare (11.90%).
One of the benefits of Libby is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 10.66 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, Libby doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, Libby is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 19.34% of adults 25 and older in Libby have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Libby in 2010 was $18,005, which is lower middle income relative to Montana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $72,020 for a family of four.
The people who call Libby home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Libby residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Libby include Irish, English, Norwegian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Libby is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Chinese.