Sheridan County MT Information


Sheridan County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 3,575
Population in Households 3,490
Population in Familes 2,642
Population in Group Qrtrs 85
Population Density1 2
Diversity Index2 16


Median Household Income $50,123
Average Household Income $72,747
Per Capita Income $34,629


Total Housing Units 2,155 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,292 (60.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 392 (18.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 471 (21.9%)
Median Home Value $106,103
Average Home Value $143,595


Total Households 1,684
Average Household Size 2.07
Family Households 981
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 0.67% 0.15%
Households 0.72% 0.18%
Families 0.47% 0.02%
Median Household Income   1.96%
Per Capita Income   3.25%


Sheridan County MT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sheridan 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 # 39 30th
Population Density # 33 43rd
Diversity Index # 30 48th
Median Household Income # 15 75th
Per Capita Income # 3 96th

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