Living in Laurel, MT

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living | Photos
Updated: 2020-03-10

Laurel SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
7
Diversity
4
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
8.5

Laurel, MT Crime Report

151
Total Crimes
2,220.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-13.54%
Below National Average

Laurel, MT Cost Of Living

95
Laurel's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Laurel, Montana Info Snack

Laurel is a city in Yellowstone County, Montana, United States. It is the third largest community in the Billings Metropolitan Statistical Area, and is located in the Yellowstone Valley, as an east-west terminal division point of the Burlington-Northern Railroad. The population was 6,781 at the 2010 census.
Population
6,849
Unemployment
3.3%
Poverty
7.3%
Median Home
$168,400
Median Income
$50,541
Median Rent
$799

Laurel, MT Photos

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Rankings for Laurel in Montana

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3

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Map Of Laurel, MT

Population over time in Laurel

Year Population % Change
2017 6,849 -0.5%
2016 6,885 -0.7%
2015 6,931 -0.0%
2014 6,933 0.7%
2013 6,887 0.7%
2012 6,838 1.1%
2011 6,763 1.3%
2010 6,678 0.9%
2009 6,620 -
Crime/100k Laurel MT USA
Violent Crime 220.6 374.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 3.2 5.0
Robbery 0.0 25.3 86.2
Aggravated Assault 220.6 293.7 246.8
Property Crime 2000.0 2496.3 2199.5
Burglary 176.5 306.6 376.0
Larceny 1705.9 1926.5 1594.6
Car Theft 117.6 263.2 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Laurel

White
93.7% (6,416)
African American
0.0% (0)
American Indian
0.7% (48)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.5% (103)
Hispanic
4.1% (282)
Race Laurel MT USA
White 93.7% 86.3% 61.1%
African American 0.0% 0.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.7% 6.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 0.7% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.5% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.1% 3.7% 17.8%

Household Income For Laurel, Montana

Less than $10,000
3.3% (22,893)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.7% (25,039)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.6% (72,496)
$25,000 to $34,999
16.3% (111,844)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.8% (108,267)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.6% (99,682)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.7% (107,790)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.6% (113,514)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.6% (18,124)
$200,000 or more
0.8% (5,246)
Income Laurel MT USA
Less than $10,000 3.3% 6.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.7% 5.3% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.6% 10.6% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 16.3% 11.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.8% 14.4% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.6% 19.1% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.7% 12.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.6% 12.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.6% 4.3% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.8% 4.0% 7.0%

Gender in Laurel

Female
50.3% (3,442)
Male
49.7% (3,406)
Gender Laurel MT USA
Female 50.3% 49.7% 50.8%
Male 49.7% 50.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Laurel for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (205)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (205)
High School / GED
43.0% (2,945)
Some College
25.0% (1,712)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (616)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (1,095)
Master's Degree
1.0% (68)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Laurel MT USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 2.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 43.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 24.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 1.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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