Sheridan County, Montana Population 2018

Sheridan County, Montana's estimated population is 3,469 with a growth rate of -4.83% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sheridan County, Montana is the 40th largest county in Montana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20173,469-176-4.83%
20163,645491.36%
20163,596-56-1.53%
20153,65210.03%
20143,651270.75%
20133,624752.11%
20123,5491313.83%
20113,418501.48%
20103,368-1,364-28.83%
19904,732-682-12.60%
19805,414-365-6.32%
19705,779-679-10.51%
19606,458-216-3.24%
19506,674-1,140-14.59%
19407,814-2,055-20.82%
19309,869-3,978-28.73%
192013,8470.00%

Sheridan County, Montana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White3,391
Two or More Races163
American Indian and Alaska Native54
Some Other Race25
Asian9
Black or African American3

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

Sheridan 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

Sheridan County, Montana Median Age

47.2


Total

46.5


Male

47.5


Female

Sheridan County, Montana Adults

There are 2,854 adults, (806 of which are seniors) in Sheridan County, Montana.

Sheridan County, Montana Age Dependency

78

Age Dependency Ratio

39.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Sheridan County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

1,779

48.81%

Male

1,866

51.19%

Sheridan County, Montana Households and Families

Sheridan County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sheridan County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female87.7%12.3%
Married86.9%13.1%
All76.3%23.7%
Non Family63.2%36.8%
Male59.6%40.4%

76.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sheridan County, Montana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6242.1976.3
Married8262.9286.9
Non Family6231.163.2
Male942.4359.6
Female812.8887.7

2.83

Average Family Size

2.19

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sheridan County, Montana Households

Sheridan County, Montana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade843.18%
9th to 12th Grade1475.56%
High School Graduate81830.96%
Some College78029.52%
Associates Degree28310.71%
Bachelors Degree41615.75%
Graduate Degree1144.31%

Sheridan County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,5002,308526
Multiple Races6969
Native American5114
Hispanic22204
Other Race11113
Asian22

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 27.27%.

Sheridan County, Montana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,946$42,401$26,607
Less Than High School$22,125$41,406$15,833
High School Grad$25,132$32,697$20,774
Some College$30,691$41,912$25,250
Bachelors Degree$49,861$57,596$41,154
Graduate Degree$42,206$$41,667

$31,946

Average Earnings

$42,401

Average Male

$26,607

Average Female

Sheridan County, Montana Language

Sheridan County, Montana Language by Age

Sheridan County, Montana Language

97.80% of Sheridan County, Montana residents speak only English, while 2.20% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.32% of the population.

Sheridan County, Montana Poverty

Sheridan County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,2812587.86%
Multiple1638652.76%
Native523363.46%
Hispanic831518.07%
Black33100.00%

11.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.07%

Male Poverty Rate

10.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sheridan County, Montana

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sheridan County, Montana is White, with 7.86% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.95%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.56%.

Sheridan County, Montana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.77%
High School13.17%
Some College8.65%
Bachelors or Greater1.51%

Sheridan County, Montana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Employed7.46%
Male Unemployed6.06%
Female Employed5.82%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Sheridan County, Montana Income

Sheridan County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,308$72,284
Families$75,035$95,172
Married Families$80,833$
Non Families$24,205$33,862

Sheridan County, Montana Marital Status

Sheridan County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.2%

Male Marriage Rate

60.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Sheridan County, Montana Married by Age and Sex

Sheridan County, Montana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Sheridan County, Montana Marital Status by Race

Sheridan County, Montana Veterans

Sheridan County, Montana Veterans by War

280

Number of Veterans

260

Male Veterans

20

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam145
Korea37
First Gulf War26
Second Gulf War21
World War II19

Sheridan County, Montana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 7477
75+75
55 to 6468
35 to 5460
18 to 34

Sheridan County, Montana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White27410.18%
Indian47.84%
Hispanic25.00%
2 or More22.60%

Sheridan County, Montana Veterans by Education

4.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.63%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sheridan County, Montana Employment Status

Sheridan County, Montana Employment by Age

66.1%

Labor Force Participation

64.4%

Employment Rate

2.6%

Unemployment Rate

Sheridan County, Montana Employment by Race

Sheridan County, Montana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Sheridan County, Montana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Plentywood174019041649.43%
Medicine Lake225241167.11%
Westby1561741811.54%
Outlook4752510.64%
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