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The Hays Census Designated Place had a population of 866 as of July 1, 2017. Hays ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Montana. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Hays is located at latitude 48.0104 and longitude -108.6607 in Blaine County. The formal boundaries for the Hays Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 27.05 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Blaine County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 3,530 feet.
The Hays Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2408362) 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 Hays Census Designated Place is located within Fort Belknap Division of Blaine County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Hays population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||367|
|Daytime Population: Residents||610|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||977|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.13|
|Population in Households||866|
|Population in Familes||757|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$29,713|
|Average Household Income||$45,443|
|Per Capita Income||$13,761|
|Total Housing Units||293 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||133 (45.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||122 (41.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||37 (12.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$65,323|
|Average Home Value||$105,639|
|Average Household Size||3.38|
|Average Family Size||4|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||-0.24%|
|Per Capita Income||1.53%|
The table below compares Hays 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.
|Total Population||# 104||72nd|
|Population Density||# 301||18th|
|Diversity Index||# 142||61st|
|Median Household Income||# 348||5th|
|Per Capita Income||# 346||5th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Montana Census Data Comparison Tool.