The City of Three Forks had a population of 2,197 as of July 1, 2017. Three Forks ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Montana. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Three Forks is located at latitude 45.8896 and longitude -111.5527 in Gallatin County. The formal boundaries for the City of Three Forks (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.44 sq. miles and a water area of 0.06 sq. miles. Gallatin County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,075 feet.
The City of Three Forks (GNIS ID: 2412067) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Montana is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Three Forks is located within Three Forks Division of Gallatin County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Three Forks population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Three Forks: Bridgeville, Madison City, Shedd's Bridges, Sheds Bridge, The Bridges.
|Daytime Population: Workers||583|
|Daytime Population: Residents||1,121|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||1,704|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.78|
|Population in Households||2,191|
|Population in Familes||1,755|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||6|
|Median Household Income||$40,310|
|Average Household Income||$52,164|
|Per Capita Income||$22,069|
|Total Housing Units||986 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||632 (64.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||289 (29.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||65 ( 6.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$166,167|
|Average Home Value||$179,700|
|Average Household Size||2.38|
|Average Family Size||3|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||5.47%|
|Per Capita Income||4.26%|
The table below compares Three Forks to the other 364 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Montana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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.
|Total Population||# 47||87th|
|Population Density||# 45||88th|
|Diversity Index||# 288||22nd|
|Median Household Income||# 265||27th|
|Per Capita Income||# 291||20th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Montana Census Data Comparison Tool.