Prairie County, Montana Population 2018

Prairie County, Montana's estimated population is 1,109 with a growth rate of -21.57% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Prairie County, Montana is the 52nd largest county in Montana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20171,109-305-21.57%
20161,41424821.27%
20161,166292.55%
20151,137161.43%
20141,121-39-3.36%
20131,160201.75%
20121,14010.09%
20111,139-44-3.72%
20101,183-200-14.46%
19901,383-453-24.67%
19801,836844.79%
19701,752-566-24.42%
19602,318-59-2.48%
19502,377-33-1.37%
19402,410-1,531-38.85%
19303,9412576.98%
19203,6840.00%

Prairie County, Montana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White1,361
Two or More Races36
American Indian and Alaska Native17

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

Prairie County, Montana Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Prairie County, Montana Median Age

51.2


Total

47.8


Male

52.5


Female

Prairie County, Montana Adults

There are 1,068 adults, (366 of which are seniors) in Prairie County, Montana.

Prairie County, Montana Age Dependency

101.4

Age Dependency Ratio

52.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Prairie County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

667

47.17%

Male

747

52.83%

Prairie County, Montana Households and Families

Prairie County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Prairie County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married97.2%2.8%
All91.5%8.5%
Non Family88.6%11.4%
Female54.8%45.2%
Male0%100%

91.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Prairie County, Montana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5522.5291.5
Married3513.0597.2
Non Family1661.2488.6
Female313.1654.8
Male440

3.01

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

3.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Prairie County, Montana Households

Prairie County, Montana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade363.56%
9th to 12th Grade343.36%
High School Graduate42241.70%
Some College18618.38%
Associates Degree14013.83%
Bachelors Degree13813.64%
Graduate Degree565.53%

Prairie County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White992922194
Multiple Races1414
Hispanic55
Native American11

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 19.56%.

Prairie County, Montana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,900$31,852$29,375
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$26,071$30,469$
Some College$35,000$43,333$32,045
Bachelors Degree$34,141$$33,672
Graduate Degree$$$

$30,900

Average Earnings

$31,852

Average Male

$29,375

Average Female

Prairie County, Montana Language

Prairie County, Montana Language by Age

Prairie County, Montana Language

96.38% of Prairie County, Montana residents speak only English, while 3.62% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 3.47% of the population.

Prairie County, Montana Poverty

Prairie County, Montana Poverty by Race

18.32%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.66%

Male Poverty Rate

19.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Prairie County, Montana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Prairie County, Montana is White, with 19.10% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Prairie County, Montana is White, with 19.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.78%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.10%.

Prairie County, Montana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.29%
Bachelors or Greater16.67%
Some College14.15%
High School10.59%

Prairie County, Montana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Employed11.41%
Female Employed6.67%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Prairie County, Montana Income

Prairie County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,643$60,626
Families$50,313$67,772
Married Families$55,368$
Non Families$40,781$43,195

Prairie County, Montana Marital Status

Prairie County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

65.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.8%

Male Marriage Rate

68.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Prairie County, Montana Married by Age and Sex

Prairie 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 45To54.

Prairie County, Montana Marital Status by Race

Prairie County, Montana Veterans

Prairie County, Montana Veterans by War

142

Number of Veterans

127

Male Veterans

15

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam71
First Gulf War35
Korea9
Second Gulf War8
World War II3

Prairie County, Montana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 6469
65 to 7431
75+24
35 to 5418
18 to 34

Prairie County, Montana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White14113.39%
Hispanic5100.00%
Indian1100.00%

Prairie County, Montana Veterans by Education

2.13%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Prairie County, Montana Employment Status

Prairie County, Montana Employment by Age

55.2%

Labor Force Participation

51.4%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Prairie County, Montana Employment by Race

Prairie County, Montana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Prairie County, Montana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Terry60560940.66%
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