Montana Richland County Public Libraries

By | December 31, 2022

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Richland County, Montana. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Montana Richland County.

Street Address: 121 3rd Ave NW, Sidney, MT 59270
Phone Number: (406) 433-1917 Richland 65,132 24,960

Street Address: 121 3rd Ave NW, Sidney, MT 59270
Phone Number: (406) 433-1917 Richland N/A N/A

Overview of Richland County, Montana

Richland County is a county located in the state of Montana. As of 2000, the population is 9,667. Its county seat is Sidney.


According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 5,447 km² (2,103 mi²). 5,398 km² (2,084 mi²) of it is land and 49 km² (19 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.90% water.


As of the census of 2000, there are 9,667 people, 3,878 households, and 2,652 families residing in the county. The population density is 2/km² (5/mi²). There are 4,557 housing units at an average density of 1/km² (2/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 96.57% White, 0.09% Black or African American, 1.46% Native American, 0.18% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.85% from other races, and 0.85% from two or more races. 2.16% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 3,878 households out of which 33.60% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.30% are married couples living together, 7.40% have a female householder with no husband present, and 31.60% are non-families. 28.80% of all households are made up of individuals and 12.90% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.46 and the average family size is 3.04.

In the county the population is spread out with 27.50% under the age of 18, 6.40% from 18 to 24, 26.80% from 25 to 44, 23.80% from 45 to 64, and 15.60% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 39 years. For every 100 females there are 98.70 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 94.90 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $32,110, and the median income for a family is $39,348. Males have a median income of $29,069 versus $19,203 for females. The per capita income for the county is $16,006. 12.20% of the population and 8.10% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 13.90% of those under the age of 18 and 9.00% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

According to countryaah, Richland County, Montana has the following cities and towns:

  • Fairview
  • Fox Lake
  • Knife River
  • Sidney