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Pray, Montana - Basic Facts

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The Pray Census Designated Place had a population of 703 as of July 1, 2017. Pray ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Montana. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Pray is located at latitude 45.4169 and longitude -110.6481 in Park County. The formal boundaries for the Pray Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 28.63 sq. miles and a water area of 0.53 sq. miles. Park County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,003 feet.

The Pray Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2583836) 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 Pray Census Designated Place is located within Livingston Division of Park County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Pray 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 Pray: Pray Station.

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


Total Population 703
Daytime Population: Workers 115
Daytime Population: Residents 362
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 477
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.68
Population in Households 703
Population in Familes 543
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 25
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $43,615
Average Household Income $72,277
Per Capita Income $33,863


Total Housing Units 470 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 236 (50.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 89 (18.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 146 (31.1%)
Median Home Value $406,000
Average Home Value $504,043


Total Households 324
Average Household Size 2.17
Family Households 205
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% 0.51%
Households 0.48% 0.55%
Families 0.27% 0.29%
Median Household Income   3.11%
Per Capita Income   3.66%

Pray, MT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pray 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 # 126 66th
Population Density # 310 15th
Diversity Index # 235 36th
Median Household Income # 221 40th
Per Capita Income # 48 87th

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