Beaverhead County, Montana Population 2018

Beaverhead County, Montana's estimated population is 9,434 with a growth rate of -0.11% 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
20179,360-74-0.78%
20179,434-10-0.11%
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
White8,885
American Indian and Alaska Native188
Two or More Races176
Asian53
Some Other Race49
Black or African American6
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Beaverhead County, Montana Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400500 Male Population100200300400500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Beaverhead County, Montana Median Age

43


Total

43.1


Male

42.9


Female

Beaverhead County, Montana Adults

There are 7,692 adults, (1,964 of whom are seniors) in Beaverhead County, Montana.

Beaverhead County, Montana Age Dependency

63.4

Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Beaverhead County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

4,666

49.85%

Male

4,694

50.15%

Beaverhead County, Montana Households and Families

Beaverhead County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Beaverhead County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82%18%
Male67.4%32.6%
All65.9%34.1%
Female56.4%43.6%
Non Family48.4%51.6%

65.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Beaverhead County, Montana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,9782.2365.9
Married1,9802.9382
Non Family1,7101.2648.4
Female2023.1956.4
Male862.9967.4

2.94

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

2.8%

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 Grade751.18%
9th to 12th Grade2674.19%
High School Graduate2,01631.61%
Some College1,54124.16%
Associates Degree3775.91%
Bachelors Degree1,42022.26%
Graduate Degree68210.69%

Beaverhead County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,8515,5802,034
Hispanic2311848
Native American15815438
Multiple Races1221025
Other Race287
Asian171717
Islander11

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%.

Beaverhead County, Montana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,111$35,970$25,962
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$24,694$26,827$16,964
Some College$30,948$36,823$24,722
Bachelors Degree$35,518$37,417$33,846
Graduate Degree$50,452$50,750$50,231

$31,111

Average Earnings

$35,970

Average Male

$25,962

Average Female

Beaverhead County, Montana Language

Beaverhead County, Montana Language by Age

Beaverhead County, Montana Language

94.77% of Beaverhead County, Montana residents speak only English, while 5.23% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.23% of the population.

Beaverhead County, Montana Poverty

Beaverhead County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,1841,28115.65%
Hispanic3517822.22%
Multiple1602515.63%
Native1652414.55%
Asian482143.75%
Other37616.22%
Black44100.00%

16.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.65%

Male Poverty Rate

17.51%

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 14.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.97%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.86%.

Beaverhead County, Montana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.33%
High School14.77%
Some College9.57%
Bachelors or Greater4.33%

Beaverhead County, Montana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed32.47%
Female Employed16.84%
Male Employed9.26%
Female Unemployed8.15%

Beaverhead County, Montana Income

Beaverhead County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,880$65,318
Families$65,240$89,291
Married Families$69,826$
Non Families$26,293$33,142

Beaverhead County, Montana Marital Status

Beaverhead County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.2%

Male Marriage Rate

54.0%

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 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Beaverhead County, Montana Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Beaverhead County, Montana Veterans

Beaverhead County, Montana Veterans by War

693

Number of Veterans

643

Male Veterans

50

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam326
Korea89
First Gulf War77
World War II75
Second Gulf War71

Beaverhead County, Montana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74232
75+204
55 to 64124
18 to 3467
35 to 5466

Beaverhead County, Montana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6428.75%
Indian4628.22%
Hispanic82.72%
Other514.29%

Beaverhead County, Montana Veterans by Education

5.19%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Beaverhead County, Montana Employment Status

Beaverhead County, Montana Employment by Age

60.9%

Labor Force Participation

58.1%

Employment Rate

4.6%

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