Yellowstone County MT Information

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Yellowstone County Subdivisions

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

POPULATION

Total Population 165,805
Population in Households 162,084
Population in Familes 124,354
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,721
Population Density1 63
Diversity Index2 30
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $55,562
Average Household Income $77,195
Per Capita Income $31,795

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 71,058 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 45,687 (64.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 21,997 (31.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,374 ( 4.7%)
Median Home Value $215,443
Average Home Value $244,647
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 67,684
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 42,014
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.39% 1.33%
Households 1.33% 1.31%
Families 1.11% 1.17%
Median Household Income   2.53%
Per Capita Income   3.04%

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Yellowstone County MT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Yellowstone 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 # 1 100th
Population Density # 1 100th
Diversity Index # 12 80th
Median Household Income # 6 91st
Per Capita Income # 9 86th

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