Prairie County, Montana Population 2019

Prairie County, Montana's estimated population is 1,112 with a growth rate of -4.63% 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
20181,087-25-2.25%
20171,112-54-4.63%
20161,166242.10%
20151,142171.51%
20141,125-38-3.27%
20131,163221.93%
20121,14110.09%
20111,140-43-3.63%
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
White1,309
American Indian and Alaska Native16

Prairie County, Montana Population Pyramid 2019

Prairie County, Montana Median Age

51


Total

52.5


Male

50.2


Female

Prairie County, Montana Adults

There are 1,022 adults, (350 of whom are seniors) in Prairie County, Montana.

Prairie County, Montana Age Dependency

97.2

Age Dependency Ratio

52.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Prairie County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

644

48.60%

Male

681

51.40%

Prairie County, Montana Households and Families

Prairie County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Prairie County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married94.5%5.5%
All88.7%11.3%
Non Family79.6%20.4%
Female75%25%
Male75%25%

88.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5492.3788.7
Married343394.5
Non Family1861.1979.6
Male122.6775
Female82.3875

2.88

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

2.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Prairie County, Montana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade293.01%
9th to 12th Grade121.25%
High School Graduate41443.04%
Some College16817.46%
Associates Degree14214.76%
Bachelors Degree16417.05%
Graduate Degree333.43%

Prairie County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White959918197
Hispanic22
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 white people with a rate of 20.54%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,454$40,924$30,170
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$29,408$31,471$
Some College$38,333$48,056$31,250
Bachelors Degree$36,875$59,500$36,042
Graduate Degree$21,513$$21,750

$32,454

Average Earnings

$40,924

Average Male

$30,170

Average Female

Prairie County, Montana Language

Prairie County, Montana Language by Age

Prairie County, Montana Language

98.49% of Prairie County, Montana residents speak only English, while 1.51% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.51% of the population.

Prairie County, Montana Poverty

Prairie County, Montana Poverty by Race

10.05%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.18%

Male Poverty Rate

12.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Prairie County, Montana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Prairie County, Montana is White, with 10.19% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Prairie County, Montana is White, with 10.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.32%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.14%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.71%
Bachelors or Greater12.24%
High School7.54%
Some College6.80%
Name Poverty
Female Employed5.78%
Male Employed3.61%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Prairie County, Montana Income

Prairie County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,850$67,310
Families$62,417$82,716
Married Families$64,205-
Non Families$33,611$36,647

Prairie County, Montana Marital Status

Prairie County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

65.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.5%

Male Marriage Rate

67.3%

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 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Prairie County, Montana Marital Status by Race

Prairie County, Montana Veterans

172

Number of Veterans

143

Male Veterans

29

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam86
First Gulf War52
Second Gulf War8
Korea4
World War II

Prairie County, Montana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White17116.75%
Hispanic2100.00%
Indian1100.00%

Prairie County, Montana Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.52%

Veteran Disability Rate

Prairie County, Montana Employment Status

61%

Labor Force Participation

59.4%

Employment Rate

2.5%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Prairie 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