Cascade County MT Information


Cascade County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 83,524
Daytime Population: Workers 41,275
Daytime Population: Residents 42,548
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 83,823
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.00
Population in Households 80,998
Population in Familes 62,841
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,526
Population Density2 31
Diversity Index3 31


Median Household Income $46,699
Average Household Income $63,346
Per Capita Income $26,768


Total Housing Units 38,574 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 21,794 (56.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 13,007 (33.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,773 ( 9.8%)
Median Home Value $180,932
Average Home Value $201,542


Total Households 34,801
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 21,553
Average Family Size 3
  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 0.37% 0.34%
Households 0.4% 0.36%
Families 0.1% 0.18%
Median Household Income   2.08%
Per Capita Income   2.3%


Cascade County MT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cascade County to the other 56 counties and county equivalents 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 # 5 93rd
Population Density # 5 93rd
Diversity Index # 10 84th
Median Household Income # 24 59th
Per Capita Income # 30 48th

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