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Shawmut, Montana - Basic Facts

The Shawmut Census Designated Place is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Wheatland County at latitude 46.3447 and longitude -109.5122. Wheatland County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 3,855 feet.

The formal official name is the Shawmut Census Designated Place, but most people and references simply refer to it as Shawmut, Montana.

The U5 Census Class Code for Shawmut indicates a populated place that is also a census designated place with the same name.. The Census Designated Place has a Functional Status Code "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The formal boundaries for the Shawmut Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.15 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Shawmut: New Shawmut.

Shawmut Census Designated Place, MT Boundary Map


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


Total Population 42
Population in Households 37
Population in Familes 28
Population in Group Qrtrs 5
Population Density1 20
Diversity Index2 9


Total Households 21
Average Household Size 1.76
Family Households 12
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 34 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 15 (44.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 6 (17.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 13 (38.2%)
Median Home Value $112,500
Average Home Value $121,429


Median Household Income $27,649
Average Household Income $42,214
Per Capita Income $17,136
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.0% 0.0%
Households 0.0% 0.0%
Families -3.56% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.12%
Per Capita Income   1.06%
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.


Shawmut, MT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Shawmut 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 # 351 4th
Population Density1 # 324 11th
Diversity Index2 # 302 18th
Median Household Income # 343 6th
Per Capita Income # 325 11th

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