Powell County, Montana Population 2019

Powell County, Montana's estimated population is 6,795 with a growth rate of -0.77% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Powell County, Montana is the 29th largest county in Montana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20176,795-53-0.77%
20166,848550.81%
20156,793-83-1.21%
20146,876-74-1.06%
20136,950-125-1.77%
20127,075-2-0.03%
20117,077650.93%
20107,0123925.92%
19906,620-338-4.86%
19806,9582984.47%
19706,660-342-4.88%
19607,00270111.13%
19506,3011492.42%
19406,152-50-0.81%
19306,202-707-10.23%
19206,9091,00517.02%
19105,9040.00%

Powell County, Montana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White6,241
American Indian and Alaska Native308
Two or More Races168
Asian74
Black or African American43
Some Other Race18

Powell County, Montana Population Pyramid 2019

Powell County, Montana Median Age

45.6


Total

42.9


Male

49.9


Female

Powell County, Montana Adults

There are 5,866 adults, (1,304 of whom are seniors) in Powell County, Montana.

Powell County, Montana Age Dependency

50.2

Age Dependency Ratio

28.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

21.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Powell County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

2,609

38.08%

Male

4,243

61.92%

Powell County, Montana Households and Families

Powell County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Powell County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.5%18.5%
All69.2%30.8%
Non Family65.1%34.9%
Female33%67%
Male26.4%73.6%

69.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,4002.1869.2
Married1,2952.7881.5
Non Family7821.1365.1
Female1792.4533
Male1442.1126.4

2.64

Average Family Size

2.18

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Powell County, Montana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1212.29%
9th to 12th Grade4628.73%
High School Graduate2,02938.36%
Some College1,34425.41%
Associates Degree3727.03%
Bachelors Degree58211.00%
Graduate Degree3807.18%

Powell County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,7454,265921
Native American2381874
Hispanic120939
Multiple Races1129724
Asian71719
Black40274
Other Race1818

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 21.43%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,577$22,921$26,417
Less Than High School$15,625$15,625$
High School Grad$17,875$14,741$20,139
Some College$26,368$28,281$25,168
Bachelors Degree$39,625$38,750$39,844
Graduate Degree$52,000$50,078$57,250

$24,577

Average Earnings

$22,921

Average Male

$26,417

Average Female

Powell County, Montana Language

Powell County, Montana Language by Age

Powell County, Montana Language

97.03% of Powell County, Montana residents speak only English, while 2.97% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.27% of the population.

Powell County, Montana Poverty

Powell County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,00774414.86%
Black1515100.00%
Multiple7422.70%

14.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.71%

Male Poverty Rate

14.47%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Powell County, Montana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Powell County, Montana is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Powell County, Montana is Multiple, with 2.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.32%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.85%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.77%
High School14.48%
Some College8.88%
Bachelors or Greater2.13%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.33%
Male Unemployed31.25%
Female Employed10.50%
Male Employed6.39%

Powell County, Montana Income

Powell County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,352$62,591
Families$55,563$71,119
Married Families$64,232$
Non Families$32,527$39,832

Powell County, Montana Marital Status

Powell County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.4%

Male Marriage Rate

56.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Powell County, Montana Married by Age and Sex

Powell 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.

Powell County, Montana Marital Status by Race

Powell County, Montana Veterans

752

Number of Veterans

685

Male Veterans

67

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam284
First Gulf War166
Second Gulf War98
Korea43
World War II17

Powell County, Montana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White71213.47%
Indian237.85%
Hispanic2014.49%
2 or More138.50%
Black49.30%

Powell County, Montana Veterans by Education

13.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.01%

Veteran Disability Rate

Powell County, Montana Employment Status

43%

Labor Force Participation

42.3%

Employment Rate

1.5%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Powell County, Montana

  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