Beaverhead County, Montana Population 2018

Beaverhead County, Montana's estimated population is 9,434 with a growth rate of 1.26% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Beaverhead County, Montana is the 22nd largest county in Montana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20179,4341171.26%
20169,317-127-1.34%
20169,4441561.68%
20159,288-45-0.48%
20149,333320.34%
20139,301-55-0.59%
20129,3561511.64%
20119,205-48-0.52%
20109,2538299.84%
19908,4242382.91%
19808,186-1-0.01%
19708,18799313.80%
19607,1945237.84%
19506,671-272-3.92%
19406,9432894.34%
19306,654-715-9.70%
19207,36992314.32%
19106,44683114.80%
19005,61596020.62%
18904,6551,94371.64%
18802,7121,990275.62%
18707220.00%

Beaverhead County, Montana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White8,876
American Indian and Alaska Native209
Asian154
Two or More Races55
Some Other Race15
Black or African American8

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Beaverhead County, Montana Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Beaverhead County, Montana Median Age

42.7


Total

42.8


Male

42.5


Female

Beaverhead County, Montana Adults

There are 7,575 adults, (1,863 of which are seniors) in Beaverhead County, Montana.

Beaverhead County, Montana Age Dependency

63.3

Age Dependency Ratio

32.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Beaverhead County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

4,668

50.10%

Male

4,649

49.90%

Beaverhead County, Montana Households and Families

Beaverhead County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Beaverhead County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male82.8%17.2%
Married80.1%19.9%
All63.1%36.9%
Female55.7%44.3%
Non Family43.7%56.3%

63.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Beaverhead County, Montana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,0082.263.1
Married1,9702.9380.1
Non Family1,7211.2243.7
Female2303.0855.7
Male872.7682.8

2.91

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

3.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Beaverhead County, Montana Households

Beaverhead County, Montana Education

Beaverhead County, Montana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade631.00%
9th to 12th Grade3355.34%
High School Graduate2,01632.11%
Some College1,53524.45%
Associates Degree3926.24%
Bachelors Degree1,29920.69%
Graduate Degree63910.18%

Beaverhead County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,8255,4701,910
Hispanic2101801
Native American15915616
Asian53538
Multiple Races3020
Other Race1414
Black333

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Beaverhead County, Montana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,625$32,536$22,718
Less Than High School$8,403$$3,750
High School Grad$22,667$26,731$11,542
Some College$29,947$33,611$19,514
Bachelors Degree$32,760$32,154$35,125
Graduate Degree$51,660$53,640$50,755

$28,625

Average Earnings

$32,536

Average Male

$22,718

Average Female

Beaverhead County, Montana Language

Beaverhead County, Montana Language by Age

Beaverhead County, Montana Language

95.30% of Beaverhead County, Montana residents speak only English, while 4.70% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.40% of the population.

Beaverhead County, Montana Poverty

Beaverhead County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,1681,35316.56%
Asian1446343.75%
Hispanic3426218.13%
Native191178.90%
Multiple281035.71%
Black6350.00%

16.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.30%

Male Poverty Rate

19.61%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Beaverhead County, Montana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Beaverhead County, Montana is Black, with 50.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Beaverhead County, Montana is Native, with 8.90% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.49%.

Beaverhead County, Montana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.17%
High School15.21%
Some College8.53%
Bachelors or Greater5.99%

Beaverhead County, Montana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed54.00%
Female Unemployed41.96%
Female Employed17.06%
Male Employed10.10%

Beaverhead County, Montana Income

Beaverhead County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,194$61,407
Families$59,303$84,399
Married Families$64,803$
Non Families$24,523$30,449

Beaverhead County, Montana Marital Status

Beaverhead County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.9%

Male Marriage Rate

52.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Beaverhead County, Montana Married by Age and Sex

Beaverhead County, Montana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Beaverhead County, Montana Marital Status by Race

Beaverhead County, Montana Veterans

Beaverhead County, Montana Veterans by War

733

Number of Veterans

664

Male Veterans

69

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam285
First Gulf War115
Second Gulf War84
World War II76
Korea72

Beaverhead County, Montana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+193
65 to 74178
55 to 64167
35 to 54131
18 to 3464

Beaverhead County, Montana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6418.80%
Indian5131.48%
Asian2847.46%
Hispanic156.02%
Other1386.67%

Beaverhead County, Montana Veterans by Education

8.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.62%

Veteran Disability Rate

Beaverhead County, Montana Employment Status

Beaverhead County, Montana Employment by Age

62.5%

Labor Force Participation

58.2%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Beaverhead County, Montana Employment by Race

Beaverhead County, Montana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Beaverhead County, Montana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Dillon413942571182.85%
Lima22122431.36%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990