Miles City is a somewhat small city located in the state of Montana. With a population of 8,354 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Miles City is the 11th largest community in Montana.
Miles City is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Miles City is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Miles City who work in sales jobs (15.04%), office and administrative support (10.77%), and management occupations (8.09%).
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 11.74 minutes getting to work every day.
The overall education level of Miles City is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 28.53% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Miles City in 2018 was $30,401, which is upper middle income relative to Montana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $121,604 for a family of four. However, Miles City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Miles City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Miles City residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Miles City include German, Irish, Norwegian, English, and French.
The most common language spoken in Miles City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.