Musselshell County, Montana Population 2019

Musselshell County, Montana's estimated population is 4,645 with a growth rate of -0.13% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Musselshell County, Montana is the 36th largest county in Montana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20184,65160.13%
20174,645-6-0.13%
20164,651210.45%
20154,630-15-0.32%
20144,645-36-0.77%
20134,681-10-0.21%
20124,691-55-1.16%
20114,7461914.19%
20104,55544910.94%
19904,106-322-7.27%
19804,42869418.59%
19703,734-1,154-23.61%
19604,888-520-9.62%
19505,408-309-5.40%
19405,717-1,525-21.06%
19307,242-4,788-39.80%
192012,0300.00%

How Many People Live in Musselshell County, Montana?

4,645

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,54395.32%
Two or More Races831.74%
Asian701.47%
Black or African American390.82%
American Indian and Alaska Native310.65%

Musselshell County, Montana Population Pyramid 2019

Musselshell County, Montana Median Age

49.1


Total

49


Male

49.4


Female

Musselshell County, Montana Adults

There are 3,752 adults, (1,091 of whom are seniors) in Musselshell County, Montana.

Musselshell County, Montana Age Dependency

79.1

Age Dependency Ratio

41

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Musselshell County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

2,398

50.31%

Male

2,368

49.69%

Musselshell County, Montana Households and Families

Musselshell County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Musselshell County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.1%19.9%
All70.1%29.9%
Female61.6%38.4%
Non Family59.9%40.1%
Male26.6%73.4%

70.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0732.2870.1
Married1,1412.8580.1
Non Family7431.1659.9
Female1252.7861.6
Male644.0226.6

2.76

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Musselshell County, Montana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1243.60%
9th to 12th Grade2025.86%
High School Graduate1,46642.54%
Some College94127.31%
Associates Degree1975.72%
Bachelors Degree3038.79%
Graduate Degree2136.18%

Musselshell County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,2612,936478
Multiple Races46469
Asian464618
Hispanic373711
Native American2827
Black2828

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 39.13%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,435$41,776$17,271
Less Than High School$17,361$15,536$
High School Grad$24,152$42,639$13,188
Some College$31,860$42,292$26,488
Bachelors Degree$29,038$$25,250
Graduate Degree$48,333$$

$29,435

Average Earnings

$41,776

Average Male

$17,271

Average Female

Musselshell County, Montana Language

Musselshell County, Montana Language by Age

Musselshell County, Montana Language

92.52% of Musselshell County, Montana residents speak only English, while 7.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.93% of the population.

Musselshell County, Montana Poverty

Musselshell County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,37475217.19%
Hispanic884348.86%
Asian691318.84%
Multiple8344.82%

17.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.40%

Male Poverty Rate

19.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Musselshell County, Montana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Musselshell County, Montana is Hispanic, with 48.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Musselshell County, Montana is Multiple, with 4.82% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.82%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.01%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.05%
Some College15.26%
High School12.95%
Bachelors or Greater12.60%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed20.00%
Male Employed9.29%
Male Unemployed8.89%
Female Employed6.06%

Musselshell County, Montana Income

Musselshell County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,156$53,323
Families$52,868$63,957
Married Families$57,950-
Non Families$21,563$31,499

Musselshell County, Montana Marital Status

Musselshell County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.5%

Male Marriage Rate

58.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Musselshell County, Montana Married by Age and Sex

Musselshell County, Montana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Musselshell County, Montana Marital Status by Race

Musselshell County, Montana Veterans

577

Number of Veterans

520

Male Veterans

57

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam266
Korea63
Second Gulf War57
First Gulf War45
World War II41

Musselshell County, Montana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White54915.35%
Black28100.00%

Musselshell County, Montana Veterans by Education

8.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

Musselshell County, Montana Employment Status

51%

Labor Force Participation

48.1%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Musselshell County, Montana Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

44.80%

Born in Montana

98.01%

Native Born

1.99%

Foreign Born

0.90%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.01% of Musselshell County, Montana residents were born in the United States, with 44.80% having been born in Montana. 0.90% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Population of Cities in Musselshell County, Montana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Roundup17881840522.91%
Melstone961071111.46%
  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