Sheridan County, Montana Population 2019

Sheridan County, Montana's estimated population is 3,469 with a growth rate of -3.53% 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
20173,469-127-3.53%
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
White3,305
Two or More Races152
American Indian and Alaska Native49
Asian31
Some Other Race26
Black or African American5

Sheridan County, Montana Population Pyramid 2019

Sheridan County, Montana Median Age

46.9


Total

46


Male

47.4


Female

Sheridan County, Montana Adults

There are 2,817 adults, (781 of whom are seniors) in Sheridan County, Montana.

Sheridan County, Montana Age Dependency

75.2

Age Dependency Ratio

38.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Sheridan County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

1,776

49.78%

Male

1,792

50.22%

Sheridan County, Montana Households and Families

Sheridan County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sheridan County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.8%16.2%
Female81.8%18.2%
All75.9%24.1%
Non Family67.1%32.9%
Male63.7%36.3%

75.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6612.175.9
Married8172.8583.8
Non Family6651.1267.1
Male912.0763.7
Female882.4581.8

2.71

Average Family Size

2.1

Average Household Size

5.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sheridan County, Montana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade853.29%
9th to 12th Grade1264.88%
High School Graduate83632.39%
Some College72528.09%
Associates Degree27110.50%
Bachelors Degree41516.08%
Graduate Degree1234.77%

Sheridan County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,4282,259536
Multiple Races6767
Native American4811
Hispanic24192
Asian1616
Other Race992

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 22.22%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,420$45,758$24,444
Less Than High School$21,094$44,318$13,250
High School Grad$24,818$33,490$20,375
Some College$34,167$50,486$24,408
Bachelors Degree$51,339$59,773$37,500
Graduate Degree$42,019$42,344$41,500

$34,420

Average Earnings

$45,758

Average Male

$24,444

Average Female

Sheridan County, Montana Language

Sheridan County, Montana Language by Age

Sheridan County, Montana Language

97.46% of Sheridan County, Montana residents speak only English, while 2.54% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.43% of the population.

Sheridan County, Montana Poverty

Sheridan County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,1922658.30%
Multiple15211676.32%
Native462758.70%
Hispanic901516.67%
Black55100.00%

12.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.95%

Male Poverty Rate

13.43%

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 8.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.95%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.80%
High School17.12%
Some College9.71%
Bachelors or Greater1.12%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed8.00%
Male Employed7.85%
Female Employed7.08%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Sheridan County, Montana Income

Sheridan County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,940$71,430
Families$73,021$93,769
Married Families$81,250$
Non Families$28,493$37,078

Sheridan County, Montana Marital Status

Sheridan County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.5%

Male Marriage Rate

59.1%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Sheridan County, Montana Marital Status by Race

Sheridan County, Montana Veterans

255

Number of Veterans

225

Male Veterans

30

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam116
Second Gulf War38
Korea35
First Gulf War25
World War II16

Sheridan County, Montana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2419.11%
2 or More1114.47%
Indian36.25%
Hispanic24.55%

Sheridan County, Montana Veterans by Education

10.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.01%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sheridan County, Montana Employment Status

67%

Labor Force Participation

65.2%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Sheridan County, Montana

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