Cascade County, Montana Population 2019

Cascade County, Montana's estimated population is 81,654 with a growth rate of 0.20% 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
201781,6541660.20%
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
White72,375
American Indian and Alaska Native3,830
Two or More Races3,073
Black or African American1,097
Asian734
Some Other Race632
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander75

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

Cascade County, Montana Population Pyramid 2019

1,0002,0003,0004,000 Male Population1,0002,0003,0004,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Cascade County, Montana Median Age

38.4


Total

36.5


Male

40


Female

Cascade County, Montana Adults

There are 63,419 adults, (14,237 of whom are seniors) in Cascade County, Montana.

Cascade County, Montana Age Dependency

66.4

Age Dependency Ratio

28.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Cascade County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

40,557

49.57%

Male

41,259

50.43%

Cascade County, Montana Households and Families

Cascade County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Cascade County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.1%19.9%
All65.6%34.4%
Non Family53.1%46.9%
Female49.4%50.6%
Male49.4%50.6%

65.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cascade County, Montana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All34,3832.365.6
Married16,6262.9680.1
Non Family12,8881.2153.1
Female3,3433.0149.4
Male1,5262.8649.4

2.89

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

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 Grade1,2842.32%
9th to 12th Grade3,1935.77%
High School Graduate17,23531.15%
Some College13,23223.91%
Associates Degree5,2739.53%
Bachelors Degree10,12018.29%
Graduate Degree4,9949.03%

Cascade County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White49,34445,84013,989
Native American2,1361,606215
Hispanic1,5601,251351
Multiple Races1,3231,227223
Asian600539191
Black579555191
Other Race30823777
Islander49293

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 95.85%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 32.99%.

Cascade County, Montana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,605$38,753$27,363
Less Than High School$18,102$18,181$17,981
High School Grad$25,754$31,281$21,258
Some College$31,573$37,692$25,520
Bachelors Degree$40,166$48,311$33,666
Graduate Degree$58,146$71,778$47,556

$32,605

Average Earnings

$38,753

Average Male

$27,363

Average Female

Cascade County, Montana Language

Cascade County, Montana Language by Age

Cascade County, Montana Language

96.53% of Cascade County, Montana residents speak only English, while 3.47% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.31% of the population.

Cascade County, Montana Poverty

Cascade County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White68,7697,75911.28%
Native3,4991,42240.64%
Hispanic3,24576023.42%
Multiple2,97051117.21%
Asian69412618.16%
Black92511812.76%
Other59910818.03%
Islander631422.22%

13.09%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.59%

Male Poverty Rate

14.58%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cascade County, Montana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cascade County, Montana is Native, with 40.64% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cascade County, Montana is White, with 11.28% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.40%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.52%.

Cascade County, Montana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.22%
High School12.16%
Some College10.81%
Bachelors or Greater4.29%

Cascade County, Montana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed24.17%
Female Unemployed20.61%
Female Employed8.18%
Male Employed6.55%

Cascade County, Montana Income

Cascade County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,827$65,802
Families$61,464$80,646
Married Families$71,298$91,833
Non Families$26,602$38,995

Cascade County, Montana Marital Status

Cascade County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.3%

Male Marriage Rate

52.8%

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


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

Cascade County, Montana Veterans

Cascade County, Montana Veterans by War

9,045

Number of Veterans

7,817

Male Veterans

1,228

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,719
Second Gulf War2,709
First Gulf War2,179
Korea824
World War II239

Cascade County, Montana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 542,355
65 to 741,940
75+1,658
55 to 641,553
18 to 341,539

Cascade County, Montana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8,30915.12%
Hispanic30115.51%
2 or More23714.04%
Indian2299.16%
Black15928.49%
Asian7612.54%
Other327.21%
Hawaiian34.00%

Cascade County, Montana Veterans by Education

7.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cascade County, Montana Employment Status

Cascade County, Montana Employment by Age

63.3%

Labor Force Participation

56.6%

Employment Rate

4.6%

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