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Paradise, Montana - Basic Facts

The Paradise Census Designated Place had a population of 163 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Paradise is located at latitude 47.3849 and longitude -114.7953 in Sanders County. The formal boundaries for the Paradise Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.25 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Sanders County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 2,487 feet.

The Paradise Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2409024) 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.

Montana is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Paradise Census Designated Place is located within Plains Division of Sanders County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Paradise population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Paradise: Dutch Flats.

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


Total Population 163
Daytime Population: Workers 39
Daytime Population: Residents 88
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 127
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.78
Population in Households 163
Population in Familes 132
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 661
Diversity Index3 20


Median Household Income $34,595
Average Household Income $51,723
Per Capita Income $23,217


Total Housing Units 103 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 70 (68.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 18 (17.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 15 (14.6%)
Median Home Value $266,667
Average Home Value $296,786


Total Households 88
Average Household Size 1.85
Family Households 58
Average Family Size 2
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.0% -0.12%
Households 0.0% 0.0%
Families 4.9% -0.35%
Median Household Income   1.19%
Per Capita Income   2.97%

Paradise, MT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Paradise 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 271 26th
Population Density # 106 71st
Diversity Index # 119 68th
Median Household Income # 320 12th
Per Capita Income # 270 26th

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