Petroleum County MT Information

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Petroleum County Subdivisions

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

POPULATION

Total Population 476
Population in Households 476
Population in Familes 384
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 0
Diversity Index2 5
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 217
Average Household Size 2.19
Family Households 135
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 326 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 154 (47.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 63 (19.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 109 (33.4%)
Median Home Value $108,824
Average Home Value $284,091
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $41,517
Average Household Income $55,816
Per Capita Income $25,446
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.51% -0.64%
Households -0.5% -0.65%
Families -0.79% -0.91%
Median Household Income   1.71%
Per Capita Income   3.12%
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.

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Petroleum County MT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Petroleum 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 # 56 2nd
Population Density1 # 56 4th
Diversity Index2 # 55 4th
Median Household Income # 39 32nd
Per Capita Income # 38 34th

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