Park County MT Information


Park County Subdivisions

Park County MT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 16,552
Population in Households 16,444
Population in Familes 11,929
Population in Group Qrtrs 108
Population Density1 6
Diversity Index2 17


Total Households 7,778
Average Household Size 2.11
Family Households 4,333
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 9,964 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,066 (50.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,712 (27.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,186 (21.9%)
Median Home Value $240,000
Average Home Value $328,410


Median Household Income $47,713
Average Household Income $64,506
Per Capita Income $30,368
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.79% 0.8%
Households 0.86% 0.84%
Families 0.51% 0.63%
Median Household Income   1.56%
Per Capita Income   2.75%
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.


Park County MT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Park County to the other 56 counties and county equivalents 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 12 80th
Population Density1 # 12 80th
Diversity Index2 # 31 46th
Median Household Income # 22 63rd
Per Capita Income # 14 77th

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