Carter County, Montana Population 2018

Carter County, Montana's estimated population is 1,222 with a growth rate of -5.64% 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
20171,222-73-5.64%
20161,29511810.03%
20161,177302.62%
20151,147-4-0.35%
20141,151-2-0.17%
20131,153-4-0.35%
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
White1,269
Two or More Races21
American Indian and Alaska Native5

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

Carter County, Montana Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Carter County, Montana Median Age

51


Total

51.7


Male

50.6


Female

Carter County, Montana Adults

There are 1,037 adults, (322 of which are seniors) in Carter County, Montana.

Carter County, Montana Age Dependency

81.4

Age Dependency Ratio

45.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Carter County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

670

51.74%

Male

625

48.26%

Carter County, Montana Households and Families

Carter County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Carter County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female90.9%9.1%
Married86.1%13.9%
All80.9%19.1%
Non Family68.5%31.5%
Male66.7%33.3%

80.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Carter County, Montana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5352.3780.9
Married3372.9786.1
Non Family1621.168.5
Female332.3690.9
Male33.6766.7

2.91

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

2.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Carter County, Montana Households

Carter County, Montana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade212.21%
9th to 12th Grade555.78%
High School Graduate34235.96%
Some College26928.29%
Associates Degree10110.62%
Bachelors Degree13814.51%
Graduate Degree252.63%

Carter County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White918842152
Hispanic15158
Multiple Races13132
Native American551

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 native american people with a rate of 53.33%.

Carter County, Montana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,987$41,806$23,611
Less Than High School$26,250$24,722$40,500
High School Grad$31,912$50,000$21,818
Some College$27,639$32,206$21,250
Bachelors Degree$35,833$35,417$36,250
Graduate Degree$50,833$51,667$

$30,987

Average Earnings

$41,806

Average Male

$23,611

Average Female

Carter County, Montana Language

Carter County, Montana Language by Age

Carter County, Montana Language

98.54% of Carter County, Montana residents speak only English, while 1.46% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.89% of the population.

Carter County, Montana Poverty

Carter County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,21715812.98%
Hispanic18211.11%

12.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.25%

Male Poverty Rate

16.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Carter County, Montana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Carter County, Montana is White, with 12.98% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Carter County, Montana is Hispanic, with 11.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.79%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.38%.

Carter County, Montana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
High School16.57%
Less Than High School10.61%
Bachelors or Greater9.03%
Some College7.57%

Carter County, Montana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Employed6.83%
Male Employed6.67%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Carter County, Montana Income

Carter County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,985$68,428
Families$64,063$84,387
Married Families$66,094$
Non Families$22,188$31,402

Carter County, Montana Marital Status

Carter County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

62.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

67.5%

Male Marriage Rate

58.4%

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 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Carter County, Montana Marital Status by Race

Carter County, Montana Veterans

Carter County, Montana Veterans by War

79

Number of Veterans

72

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam32
First Gulf War16
Second Gulf War13
Korea8
World War II6

Carter County, Montana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 7430
35 to 5417
75+16
55 to 6412
18 to 344

Carter County, Montana Veterans by Race

Carter County, Montana Veterans by Education

1.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Carter County, Montana Employment Status

Carter County, Montana Employment by Age

60.3%

Labor Force Participation

58.7%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

Carter County, Montana Employment by Race

Carter County, Montana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Carter County, Montana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Ekalaka330353236.97%
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