Hill County MT Information


Hill County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 16,622
Daytime Population: Workers 8,230
Daytime Population: Residents 8,813
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 17,043
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.03
Population in Households 16,029
Population in Familes 12,693
Population in Group Qrtrs 593
Population Density2 6
Diversity Index3 48


Median Household Income $50,012
Average Household Income $61,602
Per Capita Income $24,328


Total Housing Units 7,327 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,025 (54.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,393 (32.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 909 (12.4%)
Median Home Value $146,061
Average Home Value $171,863


Total Households 6,418
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 4,025
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 0.44% 0.29%
Households 0.31% 0.2%
Families 0.02% 0.01%
Median Household Income   0.9%
Per Capita Income   1.92%


Hill County MT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hill 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 # 11 82nd
Population Density # 14 77th
Diversity Index # 7 89th
Median Household Income # 16 73rd
Per Capita Income # 44 23rd

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