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Kila, Montana - Basic Facts

Kila is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Kila Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Flathead County at latitude 48.1202 and longitude -114.4568. Flathead County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 3,192 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Kila Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 3.99 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Kila, MT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 396
Population in Households 396
Population in Familes 336
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 99
Diversity Index2 12


Total Households 167
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 122
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 184 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 136 (73.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 31 (16.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 17 ( 9.2%)
Median Home Value $176,042
Average Home Value $224,818


Median Household Income $42,396
Average Household Income $66,099
Per Capita Income $26,382
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.24% 0.5%
Households 0.57% 0.47%
Families 0.39% 0.49%
Median Household Income   2.98%
Per Capita Income   6.5%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Kila, MT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Kila to the other 364 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Montana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 168 54th
Population Density1 # 237 35th
Diversity Index2 # 237 35th
Median Household Income # 187 49th
Per Capita Income # 138 62nd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Montana Census Data Comparison Tool.