Lavina, Montana

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Lavina, Montana
—  Town  —
Location of Lavina, Montana
Coordinates: 46°17′42″N 108°56′23″W / 46.295°N 108.93972°W / 46.295; -108.93972Coordinates: 46°17′42″N 108°56′23″W / 46.295°N 108.93972°W / 46.295; -108.93972
CountryUnited States
StateMontana
CountyGolden Valley
Area
 • Total1.0 sq mi (2.6 km2)
 • Land1.0 sq mi (2.6 km2)
 • Water0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation3,448 ft (1,051 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total209
 • Density206.9/sq mi (79.9/km2)
Time zoneMountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST)MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code59046
Area code(s)406
FIPS code30-42850
GNIS feature ID0773260
 
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Lavina, Montana
—  Town  —
Location of Lavina, Montana
Coordinates: 46°17′42″N 108°56′23″W / 46.295°N 108.93972°W / 46.295; -108.93972Coordinates: 46°17′42″N 108°56′23″W / 46.295°N 108.93972°W / 46.295; -108.93972
CountryUnited States
StateMontana
CountyGolden Valley
Area
 • Total1.0 sq mi (2.6 km2)
 • Land1.0 sq mi (2.6 km2)
 • Water0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation3,448 ft (1,051 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total209
 • Density206.9/sq mi (79.9/km2)
Time zoneMountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST)MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code59046
Area code(s)406
FIPS code30-42850
GNIS feature ID0773260

Lavina is a town in Golden Valley County, Montana, United States. The population was 209 at the 2000 census. The town is situated on the north bank of the Musselshell River.

Geography

Lavina is located at 46°17′42″N 108°56′23″W / 46.295°N 108.93972°W / 46.295; -108.93972 (46.295130, -108.939684)[1].

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 1.0 square mile (2.6 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 209 people, 85 households, and 57 families residing in the town. The population density was 206.9 people per square mile (79.9/km²). There were 98 housing units at an average density of 97.0 per square mile (37.5/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 98.56% White, 0.48% Asian, and 0.96% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.35% of the population.

There were 85 households out of which 29.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.6% were married couples living together, 5.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 32.9% were non-families. 28.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.46 and the average family size was 2.96.

In the town the population was spread out with 26.8% under the age of 18, 5.3% from 18 to 24, 23.4% from 25 to 44, 33.0% from 45 to 64, and 11.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 43 years. For every 100 females there were 90.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 96.2 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $24,643, and the median income for a family was $28,750. Males had a median income of $36,250 versus $23,750 for females. The per capita income for the town was $12,475. About 17.6% of families and 20.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 21.0% of those under the age of eighteen and 20.7% of those sixty five or over.

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