Musselshell County, Montana Population 2018

Musselshell County, Montana's estimated population is 4,639 with a growth rate of -2.91% 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
20174,639-139-2.91%
20164,7781423.06%
20164,636190.41%
20154,617-13-0.28%
20144,630-35-0.75%
20134,665-27-0.58%
20124,692-54-1.14%
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%

Musselshell County, Montana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White4,565
Two or More Races93
Asian67
American Indian and Alaska Native42
Black or African American11

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

Musselshell 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

Musselshell County, Montana Median Age

48.5


Total

48.4


Male

48.6


Female

Musselshell County, Montana Adults

There are 3,722 adults, (1,013 of which are seniors) in Musselshell County, Montana.

Musselshell County, Montana Age Dependency

76.3

Age Dependency Ratio

37.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39

Child Dependency Ratio

Musselshell County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

2,404

50.31%

Male

2,374

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
Married82.2%17.8%
All71.4%28.6%
Female61.8%38.2%
Non Family58.2%41.8%
Male51.5%48.5%

71.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Musselshell County, Montana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0012.3671.4
Married1,0962.982.2
Non Family7081.1958.2
Female1313.3561.8
Male66451.5

2.9

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Musselshell County, Montana Households

Musselshell County, Montana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1022.99%
9th to 12th Grade2326.80%
High School Graduate1,46142.81%
Some College91926.93%
Associates Degree2015.89%
Bachelors Degree3099.05%
Graduate Degree1895.54%

Musselshell County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,2492,916464
Asian464619
Native American4039
Hispanic36367
Multiple Races34348
Black88

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 black people with a rate of 41.30%.

Musselshell County, Montana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,679$41,591$16,900
Less Than High School$26,250$32,250$
High School Grad$24,601$40,927$12,188
Some College$29,265$42,500$27,813
Bachelors Degree$26,875$$22,000
Graduate Degree$$57,969$7,697

$27,679

Average Earnings

$41,591

Average Male

$16,900

Average Female

Musselshell County, Montana Language

Musselshell County, Montana Language by Age

Musselshell County, Montana Language

91.85% of Musselshell County, Montana residents speak only English, while 8.15% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 5.61% of the population.

Musselshell County, Montana Poverty

Musselshell County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,37672616.59%
Hispanic975051.55%
Multiple931111.83%
Asian66812.12%

16.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.90%

Male Poverty Rate

19.02%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Musselshell County, Montana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Musselshell County, Montana is Hispanic, with 51.55% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Musselshell County, Montana is Multiple, with 11.83% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.23%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.42%.

Musselshell County, Montana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.14%
Some College17.48%
Bachelors or Greater12.05%
High School10.06%

Musselshell County, Montana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed26.74%
Male Unemployed19.35%
Female Employed8.81%
Male Employed7.56%

Musselshell County, Montana Income

Musselshell County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,557$53,283
Families$53,938$61,834
Married Families$57,353$
Non Families$20,278$35,305

Musselshell County, Montana Marital Status

Musselshell County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.3%

Male Marriage Rate

56.7%

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 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Musselshell County, Montana Marital Status by Race

Musselshell County, Montana Veterans

Musselshell County, Montana Veterans by War

580

Number of Veterans

525

Male Veterans

55

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam236
Second Gulf War65
First Gulf War58
World War II50
Korea48

Musselshell County, Montana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74191
55 to 64124
75+122
35 to 54108
18 to 3435

Musselshell County, Montana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White56715.94%
Black8100.00%
Indian512.50%

Musselshell County, Montana Veterans by Education

8.16%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

Musselshell County, Montana Employment Status

Musselshell County, Montana Employment by Age

53.1%

Labor Force Participation

50%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Musselshell County, Montana Employment by Race

Musselshell County, Montana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Musselshell County, Montana

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