Beaverhead County, Montana Population 2020

Beaverhead County, Montana's estimated population is 9,453 with a growth rate of -0.19% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Beaverhead County, Montana is the 23rd largest county in Montana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20189,404-49-0.52%
20179,453-18-0.19%
20169,4711731.86%
20159,298-39-0.42%
20149,337320.34%
20139,305-53-0.57%
20129,3581491.62%
20119,209-46-0.50%
20109,2558319.86%
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%

How Many People Live in Beaverhead County, Montana?

9,453

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,92294.99%
American Indian and Alaska Native2342.49%
Two or More Races1371.46%
Asian430.46%
Some Other Race380.40%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander130.14%
Black or African American60.06%

Beaverhead County, Montana Population Pyramid 2020

Beaverhead County, Montana Median Age

42.1


Total

42.2


Male

41.9


Female

Beaverhead County, Montana Adults

There are 7,660 adults, (1,994 of whom are seniors) in Beaverhead County, Montana.

Beaverhead County, Montana Age Dependency

65.8

Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Beaverhead County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

4,645

49.45%

Male

4,748

50.55%

Beaverhead County, Montana Households and Families

Beaverhead County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Beaverhead County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.2%14.8%
Male71.1%28.9%
All67.1%32.9%
Female66.3%33.7%
Non Family45.1%54.9%

67.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,9772.2367.1
Married2,0412.8985.2
Non Family1,6831.2645.1
Female1633.4766.3
Male903.1971.1

2.93

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Beaverhead County, Montana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade661.04%
9th to 12th Grade2233.53%
High School Graduate1,84629.22%
Some College1,51523.98%
Associates Degree4256.73%
Bachelors Degree1,52724.17%
Graduate Degree71511.32%

Beaverhead County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,8485,6392,158
Hispanic23518929
Native American13813446
Multiple Races89595
Other Race204
Asian444
Islander33

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

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

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,772$36,148$25,468
Less Than High School$16,563$28,750$11,146
High School Grad$24,438$28,327$18,315
Some College$31,385$38,664$24,229
Bachelors Degree$35,362$38,889$31,696
Graduate Degree$45,156$50,093$43,942

$30,772

Average Earnings

$36,148

Average Male

$25,468

Average Female

Beaverhead County, Montana Language

Beaverhead County, Montana Language by Age

Beaverhead County, Montana Language

94.53% of Beaverhead County, Montana residents speak only English, while 5.47% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.62% of the population.

Beaverhead County, Montana Poverty

Beaverhead County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,1641,25615.38%
Hispanic3877218.60%
Multiple1233830.89%
Native2122712.74%
Asian382463.16%
Other30413.33%
Black44100.00%

15.90%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.15%

Male Poverty Rate

16.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Beaverhead County, Montana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Beaverhead County, Montana is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Beaverhead County, Montana is Native, with 12.74% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.02%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.47%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.74%
High School14.52%
Some College8.92%
Bachelors or Greater4.16%

Beaverhead County, Montana Income

Beaverhead County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,809$66,504
Families$68,991$90,757
Married Families$71,915-
Non Families$23,242$33,030

Beaverhead County, Montana Marital Status

Beaverhead County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.6%

Male Marriage Rate

55.8%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Beaverhead County, Montana Marital Status by Race

Beaverhead County, Montana Veterans

594

Number of Veterans

547

Male Veterans

47

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam224
Second Gulf War94
First Gulf War78
Korea61
World War II35

Beaverhead County, Montana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5687.70%
Indian2618.06%
Hispanic51.59%

Beaverhead County, Montana Veterans by Education

4.23%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.81%

Veteran Disability Rate

Beaverhead County, Montana Employment Status

61.4%

Labor Force Participation

59.1%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Beaverhead County, Montana Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

49.03%

Born in Montana

96.68%

Native Born

3.32%

Foreign Born

2.26%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.68% of Beaverhead County, Montana residents were born in the United States, with 49.03% having been born in Montana. 2.26% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in Beaverhead County, Montana

  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