Rosebud County MT Information


Rosebud County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 9,325
Daytime Population: Workers 4,701
Daytime Population: Residents 5,360
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 10,061
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.08
Population in Households 9,260
Population in Familes 7,679
Population in Group Qrtrs 65
Population Density2 2
Diversity Index3 57


Median Household Income $53,780
Average Household Income $67,004
Per Capita Income $24,817


Total Housing Units 4,124 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,210 (53.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,229 (29.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 685 (16.6%)
Median Home Value $151,234
Average Home Value $173,167


Total Households 3,439
Average Household Size 2.69
Family Households 2,304
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 0.14% 0.14%
Households 0.18% 0.17%
Families -0.08% 0.02%
Median Household Income   1.37%
Per Capita Income   2.54%


Rosebud County MT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Rosebud 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 # 24 59th
Population Density # 36 39th
Diversity Index # 2 98th
Median Household Income # 7 89th
Per Capita Income # 42 27th

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