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Richland County, Montana (MT)

County population in 2016: 11,604 (56% urban, 44% rural); it was 9,667 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,473
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,431
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,803
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,263 (it was 1,075 in 2000)
% of renters here:

28%
State:

32%

Land area: 2084 sq. mi.

Water area: 18.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 6 people per square mile   (very low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Richland County: 85.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (50.9%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (17.7%), Educational, health and social services (15.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 68%
  • Government: 1%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 31%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Richland County, Montana:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (89.4%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (5.2%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (3.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • Asian alone (0.4%)
  • Some other race alone (0.4%)
Median resident age:  38.3 years
Montana median age:  40.1 years
Males: 5,998  (51.7%)
Females: 5,606  (48.3%)

Richland County,MT real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Richland County:

2.0 people
Montana:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $67,872 ($32,110 in 1999)

This county:

$67,872
Montana:

$50,027

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $721 (lower quartile is $564, upper quartile is $939)
This county:

$721
State:

$655


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $221,551 (it was $59,200 in 2000)
Richland:

$221,551
Montana:

$217,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $123,298 - $313,747
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,273
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $345

Institutionalized population: 0
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 31 buildings, average cost: $227,800
  • 2008: 14 buildings, average cost: $300,200
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $350,000
  • 2010: 27 buildings, average cost: $214,800
  • 2011: 51 buildings, average cost: $185,700
  • 2012: 129 buildings, average cost: $175,900
  • 2013: 33 buildings, average cost: $295,200
  • 2014: 63 buildings, average cost: $151,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,280 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $967 (0.6%)

Richland County household income distribution in 2009 Richland County home values distribution Richland County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 7.7%
Richland County:

7.7%
Montana:

13.3%
(8.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 88.1% for Black residents, 3.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 4.1% for American Indian residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 38.3 years old
(Males: 37.9 years old, Females: 38.8 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 39.3 years old, Black residents: 8.9 years old, American Indian residents: 18.6 years old, Asian residents: 19.7 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 27.5 years old, Other race residents: 31.5 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Richland County is $424 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $503 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $678 a month.

Cities in this county include: Sidney, Savage-Crane, Fairview, Lambert, Knife River, Fox Lake, Crane.

Richland County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Rivers and creeks: Beaver Creek (A), Yellowstone River (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Chelan County, Washington , Douglas County, Washington , Eddy County, North Dakota , Golden Valley County, North Dakota , Pierce County, Washington , Skagit County, Washington , Skagit County, Washington , Wibaux County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.8%
Montana:

3.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 162
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 91.7%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 19.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 237 (35.7% naturalized citizens)

Richland County:

2.0%
Whole state:

2.1%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 9
  • 2000 to 2009: 106
  • 1990 to 1999: 52
  • 1980 to 1989: 34
  • 1970 to 1979: 10
  • Before 1970: 39
Note: State values scaled to Richland County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 92.2%

Richland County marital status for males Richland County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,433
  • One, attached: 116
  • Two: 50
  • 3 or 4: 269
  • 5 to 9: 205
  • 10 to 19: 65
  • 20 to 49: 89
  • 50 or more: 90
  • Mobile homes: 743
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 11

Housing units in Richland County with a mortgage: 1,304 (40 second mortgage, 76 home equity loan, 2 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,615

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

56.6% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Richland County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,12510
Evangelical Protestant1,69915
Catholic1,5395
Other2891
None4,094-
Richland County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Richland County:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

0.48 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Richland County:

5.45 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 11
This county:

11.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

10.38 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Richland County:

9.0%
Montana:

7.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Richland County:

28.3%
State:

23.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

11.0%
State:

10.7%

Agriculture in Richland County:

Average size of farms: 2047 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $115,695
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $118.43
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 55.68%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $94,539
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 21.15%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 18.64%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $144,450
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 78.02%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 5.38
Corn for grain: 1907 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 138670 harvested acres
Vegetables: 52 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Richland County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Montana state average. It is 208276854.0 times below overall U.S. average.

Earthquake activity:

Richland County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Montana state average. It is 43% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 370.6 miles away from Richland County center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 516.8 miles away from the county center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 6/30/1975 at 18:54:13, a magnitude 6.1 (5.6 MB, 5.9 MS, 6.1 UK, 6.1 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 369.2 miles away from the county center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 255.5 miles away from the county center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 255.8 miles away from Richland County center
On 7/29/1998 at 03:31:58, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, 3.7 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 42.4 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Montana Ice Jams and Flooding, Incident Period: March 01, 2014 to March 17, 2014, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4172: April 17, 2014, FEMA Id: 4172, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • Montana Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: April 04, 2011 to July 22, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1996: June 17, 2011, FEMA Id: 1996, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Montana Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3253: September 13, 2005, FEMA Id: 3253, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Montana Winter Storm, Incident Period: October 31, 2000 to November 20, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1350: December 06, 2000, FEMA Id: 1350, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Montana Severe Storms, Ice Jams, Snowmelt, Flooding, Extreme Soil Saturation, Incident Period: March 01, 1997 to August 06, 1997, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1183: July 25, 1997, FEMA Id: 1183, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood, Snow

The number of natural disasters in Richland County (5) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 1

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (5%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (28%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (44%)
  • Canada (29%)
  • Costa Rica (6%)
  • Argentina (5%)
  • Germany (5%)
  • Japan (4%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Richland County (%):

  • German (25%)
  • American (20%)
  • Norwegian (12%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • English (4%)
  • Danish (2%)
  • Scandinavian (1%)

Richland County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 5,257 (78.5%)
  • Carpooled: 774 (11.6%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 14 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 63 (0.9%)
  • Walked: 364 (5.4%)
  • Worked at home: 225 (3.4%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


People in group quarters in Richland County, Montana in 2000:

  • 89 people in nursing homes
  • 19 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 5 people in other nonhousehold living situations
22 people in group homes intended for adults
12 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $72,647.

8.86% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,297 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.86%
Montana average:

6.86%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.79% relocated from other counties in Montana ($16,435 average AGI)
5.08% relocated from other states ($21,862 average AGI)
Richland County:

5.08%
Montana average:

3.82%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Yellowstone County, MT  0.77% ($39,344 average AGI)
from Gallatin County, MT  0.50% ($40,048)
from Flathead County, MT  0.46% ($31,947)
from Cascade County, MT  0.26% ($41,545)


5.56% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,339 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.56%
Montana average:

6.73%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
2.28% relocated to other counties in Montana ($14,482 average AGI)
3.28% relocated to other states ($27,857 average AGI)
Richland County:

3.28%
Montana average:

3.69%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Yellowstone County, MT  0.62% ($50,680 average AGI)
to Ward County, ND  0.27% ($63,727)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.1
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.4

Births per 1000 population in Richland County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 9.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Richland County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 10.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 2.8

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Richland County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 16.8%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 10.5%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Richland County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Richland County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,673 (1,465 aged, 208 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 260 (13%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Richland County, Montana in 1999 - 2014:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (126)
  • Respiratory arrest (113)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (87)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (77)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (56)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (53)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (50)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (46)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (38)
  • Unspecified dementia (38)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 16%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 10.97
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 17,011
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 1,427
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 36,842

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,275
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 912

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 30
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 121

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 22

Household type by relationship:

Households: 11,604
  • In family households: 9,680 (1,500 male householders, 1,495 female householders)
    2,351 spouses, 3,640 children (3,338 natural, 149 adopted, 147 stepchildren), 169 grandchildren, 95 brothers or sisters, 65 parents, 60 other relatives, 299 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,869 (924 male householders (795 living alone)), 665 female householders (605 living alone)), 277 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 58

Size of family households: 1,383 2-persons, 678 3-persons, 440 4-persons, 305 5-persons, 121 6-persons, 57 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,400 1-person, 157 2-persons, 35 3-persons.

2,122 married couples with children.
534 single-parent households (343 men, 191 women).

94.3% of residents of Richland speak English at home.
4.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (86% speak English very well, 5% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).
0.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (63% speak English very well, 9% speak English well, 28% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $67,049,000 ($7,358 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $592,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $22,899,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $12,446,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $8,247,000
Federal grants: $17,210,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,376,000 ($4,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $4,870,000 ($198,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,262,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $6,169,000
Federal Government insurance: $15,132,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 444
Here:

49 per 1000 residents
State:

62 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 548
Here:

60 per 1000 residents
State:

47 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +8
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+2 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -465
Here -51 per 1000 residents
State +20 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Richland County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.08 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.6
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 151
  • 2010 to 2013: 702
  • 2000 to 2009: 260
  • 1990 to 1999: 200
  • 1980 to 1989: 712
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,189
  • 1960 to 1969: 342
  • 1950 to 1959: 670
  • 1940 to 1949: 268
  • 1939 or earlier: 862
Note: State values scaled to Richland population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Richland County, Montana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Richland County population
  • 1 room: 3
  • 2 rooms: 12
  • 3 rooms: 88
  • 4 rooms: 377
  • 5 rooms: 458
  • 6 rooms: 457
  • 7 rooms: 367
  • 8 rooms: 372
  • 9+ rooms: 796
  • 1 room: 61
  • 2 rooms: 41
  • 3 rooms: 198
  • 4 rooms: 438
  • 5 rooms: 484
  • 6 rooms: 119
  • 7 rooms: 103
  • 8 rooms: 88
  • 9+ rooms: 108
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Richland County, Montana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Richland County population
  • no bedroom: 3
  • 1 bedroom: 133
  • 2 bedrooms: 650
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,005
  • 4 bedrooms: 794
  • 5+ bedrooms: 344
  • no bedroom: 62
  • 1 bedroom: 196
  • 2 bedrooms: 652
  • 3 bedrooms: 466
  • 4 bedrooms: 177
  • 5+ bedrooms: 84
Cars and other vehicles available in Richland County, Montana in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Richland County population
  • no vehicle: 69
  • 1 vehicle: 513
  • 2 vehicles: 889
  • 3 vehicles: 760
  • 4 vehicles: 317
  • 5+ vehicles: 411
  • no vehicle: 96
  • 1 vehicle: 631
  • 2 vehicles: 471
  • 3 vehicles: 411
  • 4 vehicles: 58
  • 5+ vehicles: 29

79% of Richland County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 31% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 24% lived in Montana.

Richland County:

79.4%
State average:

83.6%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 6,372
  • Other state: 4,961
  • Northeast: 211
  • Midwest: 2,659
  • South: 549
  • West: 1,525

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Richland County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (61.0%)
  • Electricity (20.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14.8%)
  • Wood (1.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.0%)
  • Other fuel (0.9%)
  • No fuel used (0.4%)
  • Solar energy (0.1%)
  • Utility gas (49.3%)
  • Electricity (33.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10.6%)
  • Other fuel (4.3%)
  • Wood (0.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.1%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 9
Here:

0.8%
Montana:

11.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 2
Here:

0.3%
Montana:

7.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 27
Here:

23.1%
Montana:

11.9%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Richland County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - General - Other: $2,924,000
    Regular Highways: $696,000
    General Public Buildings: $109,000
    Solid Waste Management: $17,000
    Health - Other: $14,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,786,000
    Health - Other: $1,103,000
    General - Other: $952,000
    Police Protection: $780,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $460,000
    General Public Buildings: $413,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $396,000
    Financial Administration: $365,000
    Central Staff Services: $362,000
    Solid Waste Management: $300,000
    Libraries: $197,000
    Local Fire Protection: $136,000
    Parks and Recreation: $90,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $73,000
    Housing and Community Development: $49,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $29,000
    Correctional Institutions: $9,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $6,000
    Sewerage: $4,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $29,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,398,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $136,000
    Health - Other: $82,000
    Police Protection: $59,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $45,000
    Financial Administration: $26,000
    Local Fire Protection: $26,000
    Central Staff Services: $15,000
    Solid Waste Management: $11,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,532,000

Richland County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $903,000
    Solid Waste Management: $543,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $188,000
    Regular Highways: $6,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $375,000
    All Other: $277,000
    General Local Government Support: $231,000
    Public Welfare: $30,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $80,000
    Health and Hospitals: $23,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $785,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $157,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $93,000
    Sale of Property: $20,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $11,619,000
    General Local Government Support: $498,000
    All Other: $332,000
    Health and Hospitals: $56,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,849,000
    Other License: $9,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000

Richland County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $590,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $550,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $40,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $532,000
    End of Fiscal Year: $521,000

Richland County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,566,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,063,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 133
  • Number of aged recipients: 9
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 124
  • Number of recipients under 18: 18
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 93
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 22
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 63
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 68
Richland County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Richland County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Richland County, MT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John8177.1 years
Mary4681.3 years
William4579.3 years
Robert4175.4 years
George3874.6 years
James3574.2 years
Ruth3378.4 years
Charles3178.0 years
Anna3186.0 years
Helen2879.5 years
Most common last names in Richland County, MT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson5775.8 years
Miller4578.4 years
Anderson3376.1 years
Larson3281.2 years
Peterson2381.7 years
Nelson1980.6 years
Smith1875.1 years
Sorensen1779.9 years
Brown1474.6 years
Hansen1378.4 years
Businesses in Richland County, MT
NameCountNameCount
Chevrolet1Lane Furniture1
Dairy Queen1MasterBrand Cabinets2
FedEx1McDonald's1
Ford1Nike2
H&R Block1RadioShack1
JCPenney1True Value1
Kroger2UPS2
La-Z-Boy1