Miles City is a somewhat small city located in the state of Montana. With a population of 8,264 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Miles City is the tenth largest community in Montana.
Unlike some cities, Miles City isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Miles City are a mix of both white- and blue-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 office and administrative support (14.88%), sales jobs (11.62%), and management occupations (9.59%).
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 11.39 minutes getting to work every day.
The citizens of Miles City are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 24.40% of adults in Miles City having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Miles City in 2018 was $29,839, which is upper middle income relative to Montana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $119,356 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 Italian.
The most common language spoken in Miles City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.