West Yellowstone is a very small town located in the state of Montana. With a population of 1,339 people and just one neighborhood, West Yellowstone is the 57th largest community in Montana.
Real Estate Prices
West Yellowstone home prices are not only among the most expensive in Montana, but West Yellowstone real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, West Yellowstone isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in West Yellowstone are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, West Yellowstone is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in West Yellowstone who work in food service (19.12%), office and administrative support (13.94%) and sales jobs (13.41%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of West Yellowstone spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 10.40 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the town are less than they would otherwise be.
As is often the case in a small town, West Yellowstone doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.