Ryegate is a tiny town located in the state of Montana. With a population of 243 people and just one neighborhood, Ryegate is the 119th largest community in Montana. Much of the housing stock in Ryegate was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Ryegate is a blue-collar town, with 41.28% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Ryegate is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Ryegate who work in office and administrative support (18.35%), sales jobs (11.93%) and management occupations (9.17%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Ryegate has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Ryegate has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Ryegate than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Ryegate may be for you.
Being a small town, Ryegate does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.