Sanders County MT Information

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Sanders County Subdivisions

Sanders County MT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 11,415
Population in Households 11,227
Population in Familes 8,675
Population in Group Qrtrs 188
Population Density1 4
Diversity Index2 22
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 5,200
Average Household Size 2.16
Family Households 3,196
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 6,953 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,796 (54.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,404 (20.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,753 (25.2%)
Median Home Value $223,268
Average Home Value $289,067
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $32,730
Average Household Income $45,524
Per Capita Income $20,988
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.0% -0.12%
Households 0.25% 0.03%
Families -0.04% -0.15%
Median Household Income   1.44%
Per Capita Income   1.85%
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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Sanders County MT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sanders County to the other 56 counties and county equivalents in Montana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 19 68th
Population Density1 # 21 63rd
Diversity Index2 # 17 73rd
Median Household Income # 56 2nd
Per Capita Income # 50 13th

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