The City of Colstrip had a population of 2,228 as of July 1, 2017. Colstrip ranks in the upper 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 Colstrip is located at latitude 45.896 and longitude -106.6277 in Rosebud County. The formal boundaries for the City of Colstrip (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.47 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Rosebud County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 3,232 feet.
The City of Colstrip (GNIS ID: 2410199) 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 Colstrip is located within Rosebud Division of Rosebud County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Colstrip population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Population in Households||2,228|
|Population in Familes||1,895|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.55|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,002 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||673 (67.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||201 (20.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||128 (12.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$153,114|
|Average Home Value||$153,460|
|Median Household Income||$82,129|
|Average Household Income||$95,124|
|Per Capita Income||$37,358|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.02%|
|Per Capita Income||2.5%|
The table below compares Colstrip 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||# 46||88th|
|Population Density1||# 129||65th|
|Diversity Index2||# 37||90th|
|Median Household Income||# 4||99th|
|Per Capita Income||# 16||96th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Montana Census Data Comparison Tool.