Philipsburg is a tiny town located in the state of Montana. With a population of 869 people and just one neighborhood, Philipsburg is the 80th largest community in Montana. Much of the housing stock in Philipsburg was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Philipsburg is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Philipsburg is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Philipsburg who work in office and administrative support (13.24%), healthcare (11.50%) and maintenance occupations (10.80%).
Also of interest is that Philipsburg has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Philipsburg spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 17.81 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the town are less than they would otherwise be.
Philipsburg is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.