Pondera County, Montana Population 2019

Pondera County, Montana's estimated population is 5,980 with a growth rate of -0.86% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pondera County, Montana is the 33rd largest county in Montana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20185,972-8-0.13%
20175,980-52-0.86%
20166,032-65-1.07%
20156,097-40-0.65%
20146,137-80-1.29%
20136,217661.07%
20126,151-42-0.68%
20116,193320.52%
20106,161-272-4.23%
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
White4,993
American Indian and Alaska Native904
Two or More Races117
Black or African American25
Some Other Race23
Asian19

Pondera County, Montana Population Pyramid 2019

Pondera County, Montana Median Age

40.5


Total

39.9


Male

41


Female

Pondera County, Montana Adults

There are 4,557 adults, (1,185 of whom are seniors) in Pondera County, Montana.

Pondera County, Montana Age Dependency

80.3

Age Dependency Ratio

35.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Pondera County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

3,077

50.60%

Male

3,004

49.40%

Pondera County, Montana Households and Families

Pondera County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pondera County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.5%15.5%
All72.3%27.7%
Non Family68.1%31.9%
Male58%42%
Female42.5%57.5%

72.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2182.6172.3
Married1,0423.2384.5
Non Family8031.1368.1
Female2613.942.5
Male1124.3858

3.31

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

8.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pondera County, Montana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1774.30%
9th to 12th Grade2265.49%
High School Graduate1,41634.43%
Some College99224.12%
Associates Degree3949.58%
Bachelors Degree68016.53%
Graduate Degree2285.54%

Pondera County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,5503,245821
Native American50241177
Multiple Races35351
Hispanic20102
Black952
Asian885
Other Race3

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 62.50%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,729$36,055$19,717
Less Than High School$15,000$33,333$13,333
High School Grad$22,350$25,093$20,060
Some College$22,237$36,316$14,891
Bachelors Degree$42,024$53,750$32,679
Graduate Degree$46,563$75,083$39,091

$26,729

Average Earnings

$36,055

Average Male

$19,717

Average Female

Pondera County, Montana Language

Pondera County, Montana Language by Age

Pondera County, Montana Language

94.10% of Pondera County, Montana residents speak only English, while 5.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.08% of the population.

Pondera County, Montana Poverty

Pondera County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,88673214.98%
Native87731035.35%
Hispanic1136759.29%
Multiple1134640.71%
Asian191157.89%

18.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.04%

Male Poverty Rate

19.91%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pondera County, Montana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pondera County, Montana is Hispanic, with 59.29% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pondera County, Montana is White, with 14.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.21%.

Name Poverty
High School20.36%
Less Than High School19.58%
Some College12.35%
Bachelors or Greater3.33%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.90%
Male Unemployed43.36%
Female Employed6.61%
Male Employed5.80%

Pondera County, Montana Income

Pondera County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,597$58,204
Families$54,975$65,768
Married Families$68,802-
Non Families$29,261$40,085

Pondera County, Montana Marital Status

Pondera County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.6%

Male Marriage Rate

48.2%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Pondera County, Montana Marital Status by Race

Pondera County, Montana Veterans

507

Number of Veterans

461

Male Veterans

46

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam184
Korea89
First Gulf War84
Second Gulf War84
World War II50

Pondera County, Montana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White45911.74%
Indian366.17%
2 or More1022.73%
Black222.22%

Pondera County, Montana Veterans by Education

16.87%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.53%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pondera County, Montana Employment Status

59.5%

Labor Force Participation

56.1%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Pondera County, Montana

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