Carbon County, Montana Population 2018

Carbon County, Montana's estimated population is 10,696 with a growth rate of 3.44% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Carbon County, Montana is the 21st largest county in Montana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201710,6963563.44%
201610,340-158-1.51%
201610,4981091.05%
201510,389-34-0.33%
201410,423990.96%
201310,3241891.86%
201210,135450.45%
201110,090280.28%
201010,0621,98224.53%
19908,080-19-0.23%
19808,0991,01914.39%
19707,080-1,237-14.87%
19608,317-1,924-18.79%
195010,241-1,624-13.69%
194011,865-706-5.62%
193012,571-2,708-17.72%
192015,2791,3179.43%
191013,9626,42985.34%
19007,5330.00%

Carbon County, Montana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White10,038
Two or More Races144
American Indian and Alaska Native133
Asian24
Black or African American1

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

Carbon 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

Carbon County, Montana Median Age

49.6


Total

49.8


Male

49.3


Female

Carbon County, Montana Adults

There are 8,427 adults, (2,347 of which are seniors) in Carbon County, Montana.

Carbon County, Montana Age Dependency

70.3

Age Dependency Ratio

38.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Carbon County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

5,169

49.99%

Male

5,171

50.01%

Carbon County, Montana Households and Families

Carbon County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Carbon County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.9%13.1%
All78%22%
Non Family70.3%29.7%
Male65.5%34.5%
Female59.1%40.9%

78.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Carbon County, Montana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,3852.3478
Married2,2712.8986.9
Non Family1,6481.1970.3
Female2693.6159.1
Male1973.865.5

2.95

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

3.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Carbon County, Montana Households

Carbon County, Montana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1642.09%
9th to 12th Grade3194.06%
High School Graduate2,32929.62%
Some College2,14127.23%
Associates Degree6177.85%
Bachelors Degree1,53919.57%
Graduate Degree7549.59%

Carbon County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,4867,0442,226
Hispanic17115314
Native American967622
Multiple Races949213
Asian242418
Black1

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 75.00%.

Carbon County, Montana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,396$47,527$23,348
Less Than High School$26,328$38,125$
High School Grad$25,504$40,234$21,806
Some College$30,074$49,891$20,087
Bachelors Degree$43,477$46,023$41,429
Graduate Degree$46,552$67,083$24,459

$32,396

Average Earnings

$47,527

Average Male

$23,348

Average Female

Carbon County, Montana Language

Carbon County, Montana Language by Age

Carbon County, Montana Language

95.35% of Carbon County, Montana residents speak only English, while 4.65% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 2.70% of the population.

Carbon County, Montana Poverty

Carbon County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,7269449.71%
Hispanic24410944.67%
Native1303829.23%
Multiple1441711.81%

10.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.68%

Male Poverty Rate

11.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Carbon County, Montana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Carbon County, Montana is Hispanic, with 44.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Carbon County, Montana is White, with 9.71% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.18%.

Carbon County, Montana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.30%
High School13.39%
Some College10.08%
Bachelors or Greater6.00%

Carbon County, Montana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.86%
Female Employed6.49%
Male Unemployed5.56%
Male Employed3.40%

Carbon County, Montana Income

Carbon County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,869$67,796
Families$67,460$81,206
Married Families$72,014$
Non Families$31,397$44,159

Carbon County, Montana Marital Status

Carbon County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.6%

Male Marriage Rate

54.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Carbon County, Montana Married by Age and Sex

Carbon 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 55To64.

Carbon County, Montana Marital Status by Race

Carbon County, Montana Veterans

Carbon County, Montana Veterans by War

1,131

Number of Veterans

1,014

Male Veterans

117

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam453
Second Gulf War170
First Gulf War141
Korea135
World War II59

Carbon County, Montana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74364
75+271
55 to 64223
35 to 54211
18 to 3462

Carbon County, Montana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,10413.48%
Hispanic2112.28%
Indian1818.75%
2 or More99.28%

Carbon County, Montana Veterans by Education

6.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Carbon County, Montana Employment Status

Carbon County, Montana Employment by Age

60.6%

Labor Force Participation

58.2%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Carbon County, Montana Employment by Race

Carbon County, Montana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Carbon County, Montana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Red Lodge211922371185.57%
Bridger707732253.54%
Joliet5816405910.15%
Fromberg43944561.37%
Bearcreek798456.33%
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