Richland County MT Information


Richland County Subdivisions

Richland County MT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 11,508
Population in Households 11,474
Population in Familes 9,014
Population in Group Qrtrs 34
Population Density1 6
Diversity Index2 18


Median Household Income $58,242
Average Household Income $82,487
Per Capita Income $35,318


Total Housing Units 5,398 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,233 (59.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,688 (31.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 477 ( 8.8%)
Median Home Value $175,413
Average Home Value $202,830


Total Households 4,921
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 3,129
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 2.03% 1.3%
Households 2.04% 1.3%
Families 1.81% 1.17%
Median Household Income   2.31%
Per Capita Income   3.04%


Richland County MT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Richland County to the other 56 counties and county equivalents in Montana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 19 68th
Population Density # 14 75th
Diversity Index # 27 54th
Median Household Income # 3 96th
Per Capita Income # 2 98th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Montana Census Data Comparison Tool.