Powder River County, Montana Population 2018

Powder River County, Montana's estimated population is 1,752 with a growth rate of 6.31% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Powder River County, Montana is the 47th largest county in Montana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20171,7521046.31%
20161,648-104-5.94%
20161,752-15-0.85%
20151,767-10-0.56%
20141,777241.37%
20131,7530.00%
20121,753150.86%
20111,738-1-0.06%
20101,739-351-16.79%
19902,090-430-17.06%
19802,520-342-11.95%
19702,86237715.17%
19602,485-208-7.72%
19502,693-466-14.75%
19403,159-750-19.19%
19303,90955216.44%
19203,3570.00%

Powder River County, Montana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White1,581
Two or More Races46
American Indian and Alaska Native21

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

Powder River County, Montana Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Powder River County, Montana Median Age

52


Total

50.9


Male

52.2


Female

Powder River County, Montana Adults

There are 1,383 adults, (391 of which are seniors) in Powder River County, Montana.

Powder River County, Montana Age Dependency

66.3

Age Dependency Ratio

39.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Powder River County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

837

50.79%

Male

811

49.21%

Powder River County, Montana Households and Families

Powder River County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Powder River County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.4%26.6%
All65.9%34.1%
Non Family60.4%39.6%
Male44.4%55.6%
Female38.8%61.2%

65.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Powder River County, Montana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7482.1465.9
Married4212.6373.4
Non Family2601.2560.4
Female492.5138.8
Male182.6744.4

2.61

Average Family Size

2.14

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Powder River County, Montana Households

Powder River County, Montana Education

Powder River County, Montana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade262.05%
9th to 12th Grade383.00%
High School Graduate39030.81%
Some College37929.94%
Associates Degree1128.85%
Bachelors Degree28122.20%
Graduate Degree403.16%

Powder River County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,2161,154307
Multiple Races2020
Hispanic16144
Native American141410

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 71.43%.

Powder River County, Montana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,578$40,408$28,456
Less Than High School$29,792$37,083$27,708
High School Grad$27,813$43,125$20,385
Some College$31,953$33,056$31,198
Bachelors Degree$34,420$41,875$30,781
Graduate Degree$44,375$50,938$41,607

$32,578

Average Earnings

$40,408

Average Male

$28,456

Average Female

Powder River County, Montana Language

Powder River County, Montana Language by Age

Powder River County, Montana Language

97.78% of Powder River County, Montana residents speak only English, while 2.22% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.52% of the population.

Powder River County, Montana Poverty

Powder River County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,5181228.04%
Hispanic2328.70%

7.71%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.38%

Male Poverty Rate

8.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Powder River County, Montana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Powder River County, Montana is Hispanic, with 8.70% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Powder River County, Montana is White, with 8.04% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.13%.

Powder River County, Montana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.21%
High School10.33%
Bachelors or Greater6.54%
Some College5.11%

Powder River County, Montana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed28.57%
Male Employed4.07%
Female Employed2.43%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Powder River County, Montana Income

Powder River County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,955$60,985
Families$60,083$72,063
Married Families$61,971$
Non Families$30,263$39,818

Powder River County, Montana Marital Status

Powder River County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

64.4%

Male Marriage Rate

56.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Powder River County, Montana Married by Age and Sex

Powder River County, Montana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Powder River County, Montana Marital Status by Race

Powder River County, Montana Veterans

Powder River County, Montana Veterans by War

79

Number of Veterans

77

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam29
Second Gulf War11
Korea5
World War II3
First Gulf War1

Powder River County, Montana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+25
55 to 6423
65 to 7416
18 to 3411
35 to 544

Powder River County, Montana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White795.86%
Hispanic527.78%

Powder River County, Montana Veterans by Education

9.86%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

Powder River County, Montana Employment Status

Powder River County, Montana Employment by Age

69.3%

Labor Force Participation

66.3%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Powder River County, Montana Employment by Race

Powder River County, Montana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Powder River County, Montana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Broadus47548161.26%
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