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Muddy, Montana - Basic Facts

The Muddy Census Designated Place had a population of 639 as of July 1, 2017. Muddy ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and 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 Muddy is located at latitude 45.5798 and longitude -106.7753 in Big Horn County. The formal boundaries for the Muddy Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 28.64 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Big Horn County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 3,268 feet.

The Muddy Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2408887) 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 Muddy Census Designated Place is located within Northern Cheyenne Reservation Division of Big Horn County.

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

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


Total Population 639
Daytime Population: Workers 0
Daytime Population: Residents 482
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 482
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.75
Population in Households 635
Population in Familes 563
Population in Group Qrtrs 4
Population Density2 22
Diversity Index3 39


Median Household Income $31,477
Average Household Income $46,196
Per Capita Income $12,450


Total Housing Units 171 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 83 (48.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 66 (38.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 22 (12.9%)
Median Home Value $106,818
Average Home Value $148,765


Total Households 149
Average Household Size 4.26
Family Households 118
Average Family Size 5
  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 0.48% 0.37%
Households 0.47% 0.4%
Families -0.9% 0.34%
Median Household Income   -0.83%
Per Capita Income   1.18%

Muddy, MT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Muddy 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 # 133 64th
Population Density # 316 13th
Diversity Index # 43 88th
Median Household Income # 340 7th
Per Capita Income # 352 4th

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