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Sula, Montana - Basic Facts

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

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Ravalli County at latitude 45.8366 and longitude -113.9817. Ravalli County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,429 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Sula Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 3.27 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 37
Population in Households 36
Population in Familes 26
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 11
Diversity Index2 16


Total Households 17
Average Household Size 2.12
Family Households 10
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 22 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 13 (59.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 4 (18.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 5 (22.7%)
Median Home Value $212,500
Average Home Value $246,154


Median Household Income $26,988
Average Household Income $46,039
Per Capita Income $22,341
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.0% -0.55%
Households 0.0% 0.0%
Families 2.51% 0.0%
Median Household Income   5.34%
Per Capita Income   2.57%
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.


Sula, MT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sula 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 # 354 3rd
Population Density1 # 346 5th
Diversity Index2 # 150 60th
Median Household Income # 348 5th
Per Capita Income # 243 34th

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