The Heron Census Designated Place had a population of 285 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Heron is located at latitude 48.0638 and longitude -115.9802 in Sanders County. The formal boundaries for the Heron Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.09 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Sanders County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 2,251 feet.
The Heron Census Designated Place has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Heron population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
|Population in Households||277|
|Population in Familes||212|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||8|
|Average Household Size||2.59|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||129 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||81 (62.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||26 (20.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||22 (17.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$132,353|
|Average Home Value||$169,207|
|Median Household Income||$46,379|
|Average Household Income||$55,021|
|Per Capita Income||$23,199|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.69%|
|Per Capita Income||2.35%|
The table below compares Heron to the other 364 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Montana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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||# 206||44th|
|Population Density1||# 265||27th|
|Diversity Index2||# 117||68th|
|Median Household Income||# 162||56th|
|Per Capita Income||# 215||41st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Montana Census Data Comparison Tool.