Cascade County, Montana Population 2018

Cascade County, Montana's estimated population is 81,654 with a growth rate of -0.48% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cascade County, Montana is the 5th largest county in Montana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201781,654-395-0.48%
201682,0495610.69%
201681,488-341-0.42%
201581,829-162-0.20%
201481,991-128-0.16%
201382,1195230.64%
201281,596-78-0.10%
201181,6741830.22%
201081,4913,8004.89%
199077,691-3,005-3.72%
198080,696-1,108-1.35%
197081,8048,38611.42%
196073,41820,39138.45%
195053,02711,02826.26%
194041,9998532.07%
193041,1462,3105.95%
192038,83610,00334.69%
191028,8333,05611.86%
190025,77717,022194.43%
18908,7550.00%

Cascade County, Montana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White72,844
American Indian and Alaska Native3,672
Two or More Races3,164
Black or African American999
Asian726
Some Other Race551
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander93

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

Cascade County, Montana Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Cascade County, Montana Median Age

38


Total

36.4


Male

39.6


Female

Cascade County, Montana Adults

There are 63,588 adults, (14,030 of which are seniors) in Cascade County, Montana.

Cascade County, Montana Age Dependency

65.6

Age Dependency Ratio

28.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Cascade County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

40,801

49.73%

Male

41,248

50.27%

Cascade County, Montana Households and Families

Cascade County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cascade County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.2%20.8%
All63.8%36.2%
Female50.2%49.8%
Non Family49.8%50.2%
Male46.9%53.1%

63.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cascade County, Montana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All34,1382.3263.8
Married16,3202.9679.2
Non Family12,7291.2349.8
Female3,4933.150.2
Male1,5962.8746.9

2.91

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cascade County, Montana Households

Cascade County, Montana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2622.28%
9th to 12th Grade3,3616.07%
High School Graduate17,38131.37%
Some College13,82324.95%
Associates Degree5,2029.39%
Bachelors Degree9,75217.60%
Graduate Degree4,6198.34%

Cascade County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White49,48845,84813,315
Native American2,0141,449202
Hispanic1,6511,392348
Multiple Races1,3141,189196
Asian620564186
Black510495167
Other Race343328107
Islander70493

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 97.06%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 32.75%.

Cascade County, Montana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,036$36,365$25,573
Less Than High School$14,513$14,675$14,127
High School Grad$24,603$29,143$20,424
Some College$30,467$37,500$23,170
Bachelors Degree$39,258$48,988$31,503
Graduate Degree$57,386$72,857$51,650

$31,036

Average Earnings

$36,365

Average Male

$25,573

Average Female

Cascade County, Montana Language

Cascade County, Montana Language by Age

Cascade County, Montana Language

96.84% of Cascade County, Montana residents speak only English, while 3.16% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.21% of the population.

Cascade County, Montana Poverty

Cascade County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White69,2118,72912.61%
Native3,3151,49645.13%
Hispanic3,19678424.53%
Multiple3,04970323.06%
Asian70313819.63%
Black85210211.97%
Other5219818.81%
Islander791316.46%

14.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.81%

Male Poverty Rate

16.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cascade County, Montana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cascade County, Montana is Native, with 45.13% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cascade County, Montana is Black, with 11.97% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.81%.

Cascade County, Montana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.24%
High School13.12%
Some College11.31%
Bachelors or Greater3.80%

Cascade County, Montana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed27.19%
Male Unemployed25.31%
Female Employed10.34%
Male Employed6.78%

Cascade County, Montana Income

Cascade County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,469$61,960
Families$59,368$76,041
Married Families$68,512$87,040
Non Families$25,957$36,092

Cascade County, Montana Marital Status

Cascade County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.9%

Male Marriage Rate

51.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Cascade County, Montana Married by Age and Sex

Cascade County, Montana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Cascade County, Montana Marital Status by Race

Cascade County, Montana Veterans

Cascade County, Montana Veterans by War

9,222

Number of Veterans

8,113

Male Veterans

1,109

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,953
Second Gulf War2,482
First Gulf War2,227
Korea899
World War II307

Cascade County, Montana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 542,366
65 to 741,922
55 to 641,765
75+1,731
18 to 341,438

Cascade County, Montana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8,49415.39%
Hispanic27815.06%
2 or More24514.62%
Indian1968.02%
Black13024.71%
Asian11618.89%
Other3810.13%
Hawaiian33.23%

Cascade County, Montana Veterans by Education

7.34%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cascade County, Montana Employment Status

Cascade County, Montana Employment by Age

63.2%

Labor Force Participation

56.2%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Cascade County, Montana Employment by Race

Cascade County, Montana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Cascade County, Montana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Great Falls5910359178750.13%
Cascade68568830.44%
Belt597588-9-1.51%
Neihart5150-1-1.96%
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