Mineral County, Montana Population 2018

Mineral County, Montana's estimated population is 4,255 with a growth rate of 0.76% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Mineral County, Montana is the 37th largest county in Montana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20174,255320.76%
20164,223982.38%
20164,125-59-1.41%
20154,184-2-0.05%
20144,186-35-0.83%
20134,2211002.43%
20124,121-91-2.16%
20114,212-11-0.26%
20104,22390827.39%
19903,315-360-9.80%
19803,67571724.24%
19702,958-79-2.60%
19603,03795645.94%
19502,081-54-2.53%
19402,13550931.30%
19301,626-701-30.12%
19202,3270.00%

Mineral County, Montana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White4,154
Asian32
Two or More Races17
American Indian and Alaska Native14
Some Other Race4
Black or African American2

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

Mineral 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

Mineral County, Montana Median Age

52.4


Total

52.6


Male

51.9


Female

Mineral County, Montana Adults

There are 3,463 adults, (1,128 of which are seniors) in Mineral County, Montana.

Mineral County, Montana Age Dependency

81

Age Dependency Ratio

48.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Mineral County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

2,068

48.97%

Male

2,155

51.03%

Mineral County, Montana Households and Families

Mineral County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mineral County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88%12%
All70.4%29.6%
Male69.8%30.2%
Non Family57.5%42.5%
Female54.4%45.6%

70.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mineral County, Montana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6182.5770.4
Non Family7651.3257.5
Married6753.388
Female1253.7654.4
Male538.469.8

3.51

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

5.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mineral County, Montana Households

Mineral County, Montana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1504.81%
9th to 12th Grade2447.82%
High School Graduate1,33042.64%
Some College69222.19%
Associates Degree3089.87%
Bachelors Degree2788.91%
Graduate Degree1173.75%

Mineral County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,0702,682382
Hispanic29295
Multiple Races1111
Native American64
Asian666
Other Race422
Black2

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 100.00%.

Mineral County, Montana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$20,891$21,971$20,430
Less Than High School$14,167$$
High School Grad$17,774$17,138$18,720
Some College$23,676$23,676$23,750
Bachelors Degree$31,324$32,353$25,938
Graduate Degree$23,438$$30,833

$20,891

Average Earnings

$21,971

Average Male

$20,430

Average Female

Mineral County, Montana Language

Mineral County, Montana Language by Age

Mineral County, Montana Language

99.18% of Mineral County, Montana residents speak only English, while 0.82% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.40% of the population.

Mineral County, Montana Poverty

Mineral County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,06582520.30%
Asian322681.25%
Hispanic541222.22%
Multiple17635.29%
Native8112.50%

20.84%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.48%

Male Poverty Rate

23.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mineral County, Montana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mineral County, Montana is Asian, with 81.25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mineral County, Montana is Native, with 12.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.20%.

Mineral County, Montana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Some College17.55%
High School15.63%
Less Than High School11.11%
Bachelors or Greater8.93%

Mineral County, Montana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed28.57%
Male Unemployed21.92%
Female Employed8.13%
Male Employed7.88%

Mineral County, Montana Income

Mineral County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,143$50,032
Families$55,694$63,308
Married Families$63,958$
Non Families$22,193$33,939

Mineral County, Montana Marital Status

Mineral County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.0%

Male Marriage Rate

51.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Mineral County, Montana Married by Age and Sex

Mineral 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 Over65.

Mineral County, Montana Marital Status by Race

Mineral County, Montana Veterans

Mineral County, Montana Veterans by War

596

Number of Veterans

514

Male Veterans

82

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam299
First Gulf War48
Korea44
Second Gulf War8
World War II5

Mineral County, Montana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74222
35 to 54157
55 to 64118
75+91
18 to 348

Mineral County, Montana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White59517.37%
Hispanic817.39%
Indian114.29%

Mineral County, Montana Veterans by Education

17.60%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mineral County, Montana Employment Status

Mineral County, Montana Employment by Age

47.2%

Labor Force Participation

43.9%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Mineral County, Montana Employment by Race

Mineral County, Montana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Mineral County, Montana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Superior803826232.86%
Alberton41741700.00%
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