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Hungry Horse, Montana - Basic Facts

The Hungry Horse Census Designated Place had a population of 866 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Hungry Horse is located at latitude 48.3838 and longitude -114.0649 in Flathead County. The formal boundaries for the Hungry Horse Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.43 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Flathead County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 3,097 feet.

The Hungry Horse Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2408409) 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 Hungry Horse Census Designated Place is located within South Fork Division of Flathead County.

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

Alternate Unofficial Names for Hungry Horse: Government Town.

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


Total Population 866
Daytime Population: Workers 380
Daytime Population: Residents 571
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 951
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.10
Population in Households 866
Population in Familes 629
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 604
Diversity Index3 18


Median Household Income $55,783
Average Household Income $77,286
Per Capita Income $33,467


Total Housing Units 651 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 239 (36.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 136 (20.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 276 (42.4%)
Median Home Value $216,176
Average Home Value $299,268


Total Households 375
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 214
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 0.65% 0.86%
Households 0.6% 0.84%
Families 0.19% 0.55%
Median Household Income   4.34%
Per Capita Income   3.75%

Hungry Horse, MT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hungry Horse 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 # 103 72nd
Population Density # 115 69th
Diversity Index # 146 60th
Median Household Income # 71 81st
Per Capita Income # 52 86th

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