Powder River County, Montana Population 2018

Powder River County, Montana's estimated population is 1,610 with a growth rate of -8.11% 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
20171,7521428.82%
20171,610-142-8.11%
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
White1,524
Two or More Races58
American Indian and Alaska Native24
Some Other Race4

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Powder River County, Montana Population Pyramid 2018

20406080100 Male Population20406080100 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Powder River County, Montana Median Age

51.4


Total

53


Male

51.1


Female

Powder River County, Montana Adults

There are 1,342 adults, (364 of whom are seniors) in Powder River County, Montana.

Powder River County, Montana Age Dependency

64.6

Age Dependency Ratio

37.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Powder River County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

834

51.80%

Male

776

48.20%

Powder River County, Montana Households and Families

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

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Powder River County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.3%24.7%
All63.9%36.1%
Non Family52.9%47.1%
Male52.2%47.8%
Female34%66%

63.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Powder River County, Montana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7642.0563.9
Married4172.5675.3
Non Family2741.2152.9
Female50234
Male232.7452.2

2.5

Average Family Size

2.05

Average Household Size

3.3%

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 Grade282.28%
9th to 12th Grade322.61%
High School Graduate37430.51%
Some College37030.18%
Associates Degree1088.81%
Bachelors Degree26021.21%
Graduate Degree544.40%

Powder River County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,1671,110296
Multiple Races2626
Native American202015
Hispanic13103

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 75.00%.

Powder River County, Montana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,016$40,737$29,352
Less Than High School$28,333$30,000$28,333
High School Grad$29,750$46,250$20,956
Some College$33,494$33,125$33,700
Bachelors Degree$40,282$62,619$30,972
Graduate Degree$44,167$56,250$38,000

$33,016

Average Earnings

$40,737

Average Male

$29,352

Average Female

Powder River County, Montana Language

Powder River County, Montana Language by Age

Powder River County, Montana Language

97.45% of Powder River County, Montana residents speak only English, while 2.55% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.70% of the population.

Powder River County, Montana Poverty

Powder River County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,4661137.71%
Hispanic331648.48%
Multiple581220.69%

8.22%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.88%

Male Poverty Rate

8.54%

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 48.48% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Powder River County, Montana is White, with 7.71% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.11%.

Powder River County, Montana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.00%
High School13.73%
Some College5.06%
Bachelors or Greater3.82%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.86%
Male Employed5.36%
Female Employed2.18%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Powder River County, Montana Income

Powder River County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,136$62,668
Families$60,263$74,348
Married Families$63,125$
Non Families$30,776$41,389

Powder River County, Montana Marital Status

Powder River County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

67.3%

Male Marriage Rate

54.9%

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


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Powder River County, Montana Veterans

Powder River County, Montana Veterans by War

63

Number of Veterans

60

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam28
Korea4
Second Gulf War4
World War II2
First Gulf War1

Powder River County, Montana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+23
55 to 6421
65 to 749
35 to 546
18 to 344

Powder River County, Montana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White634.88%
Hispanic418.18%

Powder River County, Montana Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

15.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Powder River County, Montana Employment Status

Powder River County, Montana Employment by Age

70%

Labor Force Participation

68.4%

Employment Rate

2.4%

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