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The West Glendive Census Designated Place had a population of 2,147 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for West Glendive is located at latitude 47.1061 and longitude -104.7533 in Dawson County. The formal boundaries for the West Glendive Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.88 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Dawson County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 2,123 feet.

The West Glendive Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2409549) 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 West Glendive Census Designated Place is located within Glendive Division of Dawson County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with West Glendive 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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West Glendive, MT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,147
Daytime Population: Workers 562
Daytime Population: Residents 1,197
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,759
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.82
Population in Households 2,147
Population in Familes 1,781
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 553
Diversity Index3 19


Median Household Income $60,864
Average Household Income $79,285
Per Capita Income $33,426


Total Housing Units 935 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 698 (74.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 195 (20.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 42 ( 4.5%)
Median Home Value $151,582
Average Home Value $161,963


Total Households 893
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 615
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 1.35% 1.16%
Households 1.37% 1.18%
Families 0.81% 0.99%
Median Household Income   2.64%
Per Capita Income   3.23%

West Glendive, MT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares West Glendive 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 # 48 87th
Population Density # 124 66th
Diversity Index # 137 63rd
Median Household Income # 37 90th
Per Capita Income # 53 86th

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