Pondera County, Montana Population 2018

Pondera County, Montana's estimated population is 5,960 with a growth rate of -3.34% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pondera County, Montana is the 32nd largest county in Montana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20175,960-206-3.34%
20166,1661382.29%
20166,028-56-0.92%
20156,084-44-0.72%
20146,128-76-1.23%
20136,204510.83%
20126,153-36-0.58%
20116,189310.50%
20106,158-275-4.27%
19906,433-298-4.43%
19806,7311201.82%
19706,611-1,042-13.62%
19607,6531,26119.73%
19506,392-324-4.82%
19406,716-248-3.56%
19306,9641,22321.30%
19205,7410.00%

Pondera County, Montana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,025
American Indian and Alaska Native941
Two or More Races89
Some Other Race62
Asian25
Black or African American24

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

Pondera 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

Pondera County, Montana Median Age

41.9


Total

41


Male

42.7


Female

Pondera County, Montana Adults

There are 4,649 adults, (1,215 of which are seniors) in Pondera County, Montana.

Pondera County, Montana Age Dependency

79.4

Age Dependency Ratio

35.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Pondera County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

3,066

49.72%

Male

3,100

50.28%

Pondera County, Montana Households and Families

Pondera County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pondera County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.5%17.5%
All70.8%29.2%
Non Family66.5%33.5%
Male48%52%
Female46.2%53.8%

70.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pondera County, Montana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2422.5870.8
Married1,0483.2282.5
Non Family8351.1266.5
Female2364.2246.2
Male1233.9148

3.28

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

7.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pondera County, Montana Households

Pondera County, Montana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1934.60%
9th to 12th Grade2606.20%
High School Graduate1,49935.74%
Some College95322.72%
Associates Degree3388.06%
Bachelors Degree71817.12%
Graduate Degree2335.56%

Pondera County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,5723,215851
Native American50842685
Hispanic49265
Other Race4738
Multiple Races37373
Asian995
Black722

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 55.56%.

Pondera County, Montana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,094$33,144$20,456
Less Than High School$15,583$23,250$15,333
High School Grad$21,703$26,029$17,206
Some College$22,689$31,932$16,136
Bachelors Degree$40,526$42,460$32,135
Graduate Degree$55,000$72,500$39,583

$26,094

Average Earnings

$33,144

Average Male

$20,456

Average Female

Pondera County, Montana Language

Pondera County, Montana Language by Age

Pondera County, Montana Language

94.84% of Pondera County, Montana residents speak only English, while 5.16% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 2.96% of the population.

Pondera County, Montana Poverty

Pondera County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,92679316.10%
Native92335238.14%
Hispanic1166152.59%
Other623353.23%
Multiple891314.61%
Asian251248.00%

20.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.98%

Male Poverty Rate

20.40%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pondera County, Montana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pondera County, Montana is Other, with 53.23% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pondera County, Montana is Multiple, with 14.61% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.50%.

Pondera County, Montana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.20%
High School20.76%
Some College15.66%
Bachelors or Greater5.42%

Pondera County, Montana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed50.49%
Female Unemployed48.25%
Female Employed9.93%
Male Employed7.20%

Pondera County, Montana Income

Pondera County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,193$56,414
Families$54,137$64,862
Married Families$65,673$
Non Families$26,769$37,329

Pondera County, Montana Marital Status

Pondera County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.3%

Male Marriage Rate

49.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Pondera County, Montana Married by Age and Sex

Pondera 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.

Pondera County, Montana Marital Status by Race

Pondera County, Montana Veterans

Pondera County, Montana Veterans by War

483

Number of Veterans

459

Male Veterans

24

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam178
Korea86
First Gulf War65
World War II61
Second Gulf War57

Pondera County, Montana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+160
65 to 74138
55 to 6494
35 to 5463
18 to 3428

Pondera County, Montana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White43811.11%
Indian406.69%
2 or More36.82%
Black228.57%

Pondera County, Montana Veterans by Education

16.77%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pondera County, Montana Employment Status

Pondera County, Montana Employment by Age

59.7%

Labor Force Participation

54.6%

Employment Rate

8.5%

Unemployment Rate

Pondera County, Montana Employment by Race

Pondera County, Montana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Pondera County, Montana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Conrad25742550-24-0.93%
Valier509498-11-2.16%
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