Carter County, Montana Population 2019

Carter County, Montana's estimated population is 1,223 with a growth rate of 4.09% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Carter County, Montana is the 51st largest county in Montana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20181,238151.23%
20171,223484.09%
20161,175282.44%
20151,147-3-0.26%
20141,150-2-0.17%
20131,152-5-0.43%
20121,157211.85%
20111,136-24-2.07%
20101,160-343-22.82%
19901,503-296-16.45%
19801,799-157-8.03%
19701,956-537-21.54%
19602,493-305-10.90%
19502,798-482-14.70%
19403,280-856-20.70%
19304,1361644.13%
19203,9720.00%

Carter County, Montana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White1,294
Two or More Races21
American Indian and Alaska Native5

Carter County, Montana Population Pyramid 2019

Carter County, Montana Median Age

51.6


Total

52.4


Male

50.6


Female

Carter County, Montana Adults

There are 1,065 adults, (346 of whom are seniors) in Carter County, Montana.

Carter County, Montana Age Dependency

83.6

Age Dependency Ratio

48.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Carter County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

660

50.00%

Male

660

50.00%

Carter County, Montana Households and Families

Carter County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Carter County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female87.5%12.5%
Married85.9%14.1%
All83%17%
Non Family77.7%22.3%
Male66.7%33.3%

83.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5652.2983
Married3412.9685.9
Non Family1971.177.7
Female242.4287.5
Male32.3366.7

2.91

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

3.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Carter County, Montana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade222.26%
9th to 12th Grade646.58%
High School Graduate36137.10%
Some College26327.03%
Associates Degree10110.38%
Bachelors Degree13613.98%
Graduate Degree262.67%

Carter County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White952866160
Multiple Races15152
Native American55
Hispanic11

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 16.81%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,677$35,556$23,864
Less Than High School$41,250$46,250$40,313
High School Grad$26,964$43,056$22,292
Some College$29,333$32,679$21,250
Bachelors Degree$35,000$31,406$40,750
Graduate Degree$54,063$54,688$

$30,677

Average Earnings

$35,556

Average Male

$23,864

Average Female

Carter County, Montana Language

Carter County, Montana Language by Age

Carter County, Montana Language

99.04% of Carter County, Montana residents speak only English, while 0.96% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.48% of the population.

Carter County, Montana Poverty

Carter County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,26015011.90%
Hispanic4250.00%

11.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.17%

Male Poverty Rate

13.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Carter County, Montana

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Carter County, Montana is White, with 11.90% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.86%.

Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater12.99%
Less Than High School10.53%
Some College9.34%
High School7.00%
Name Poverty
Male Employed12.21%
Female Employed6.84%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Carter County, Montana Income

Carter County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,347$67,891
Families$61,579$86,866
Married Families$61,908-
Non Families$23,393$30,993

Carter County, Montana Marital Status

Carter County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

63.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.5%

Male Marriage Rate

61.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Carter County, Montana Married by Age and Sex

Carter County, Montana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Carter County, Montana Marital Status by Race

Carter County, Montana Veterans

95

Number of Veterans

86

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam50
First Gulf War14
Korea11
Second Gulf War11
World War II2

Carter County, Montana Veterans by Race

Carter County, Montana Veterans by Education

2.25%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Carter County, Montana Employment Status

57.6%

Labor Force Participation

55.9%

Employment Rate

2.9%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Carter 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