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Helena West Side CDP, Montana - Basic Facts

The Helena West Side Census Designated Place had a population of 1,440 as of July 1, 2019.

The primary coordinate point for Helena West Side CDP is located at latitude 46.5967 and longitude -112.1135 in Lewis and Clark County. The formal boundaries for the Helena West Side Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 14.4 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles.

The Helena West Side Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2408375) has a U2 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place without 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 Helena West Side Census Designated Place is located within Helena Division of Lewis and Clark County.


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Helena West Side CDP, MT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Helena West Side CDP, MT Housing Affordability Index is 144
State of Montana Housing Affordability Index is 110
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Helena West Side CDP, MT Wealth Index is 108
State of Montana Wealth Index is 79
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 1,440 (100%)
Population in Households 1,431 (99.4%)
Population in Families 1,100 (76.4%)
Population in Group Quarters1 9 ( 0.6%)
Population Density 101
Diversity Index2 18
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $64,009
Average Household Income $87,860
Per Capita Income $38,490
Wealth Index4 108

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 698 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 473 (67.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 181 (25.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 44 ( 6.3%)
Median Home Value $239,865
Housing Affordability Index3 144
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 654
Average Household Size 2.19
Family Households 404
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 1.1% 1.07%
Households 1.14% 1.11%
Families 1.56% 0.92%
Median Household Income   1.3%
Per Capita Income   1.66%

Helena West Side CDP, MT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Helena West Side CDP to the other 364 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Montana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 73 80th
Population Density # 239 35th
Diversity Index # 147 60th
Median Household Income # 61 84th
Per Capita Income # 31 92nd

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