Carbon County MT Information


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  1. Carbon County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forCarbon County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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  3. Montana Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

Carbon County MT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 10,677
Population in Households 10,624
Population in Familes 8,223
Population in Group Qrtrs 53
Population Density2 5
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $53,274
Average Household Income $70,497
Per Capita Income $32,088


Total Housing Units 6,589 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,868 (58.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 982 (14.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,739 (26.4%)
Median Home Value $269,853
Average Home Value $348,119


Total Households 4,850
Average Household Size 2.19
Family Households 3,004
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.7% 0.72%
Households 0.72% 0.73%
Families 0.5% 0.6%
Median Household Income   3.43%
Per Capita Income   4.15%


Carbon County MT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Carbon County to the other 56 counties and county equivalents in Montana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 21 64th
Population Density # 16 73rd
Diversity Index # 42 27th
Median Household Income # 8 88th
Per Capita Income # 8 88th

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