Silver Bow County, Montana Population 2018

Silver Bow County, Montana's estimated population is 34,602 with a growth rate of 0.12% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Silver Bow County, Montana is the 8th largest county in Montana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201734,602420.12%
201634,560930.27%
201634,467-21-0.06%
201534,488-90-0.26%
201434,5781430.42%
201334,435-16-0.05%
201234,451770.22%
201134,3741600.47%
201034,2142730.80%
199033,941-4,151-10.90%
198038,092-3,889-9.26%
197041,981-4,473-9.63%
196046,454-1,968-4.06%
195048,422-4,785-8.99%
194053,207-3,762-6.60%
193056,969-3,344-5.54%
192060,3133,4656.10%
191056,8489,21319.34%
190047,63523,891100.62%
189023,7440.00%

Silver Bow County, Montana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White32,727
American Indian and Alaska Native780
Two or More Races423
Asian305
Black or African American202
Some Other Race123

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

Silver Bow 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

Silver Bow County, Montana Median Age

40.7


Total

38.8


Male

42.7


Female

Silver Bow County, Montana Adults

There are 27,683 adults, (5,910 of which are seniors) in Silver Bow County, Montana.

Silver Bow County, Montana Age Dependency

58.6

Age Dependency Ratio

27.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Silver Bow County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

17,372

50.27%

Male

17,188

49.73%

Silver Bow County, Montana Households and Families

Silver Bow County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Silver Bow County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.9%16.1%
Male83%17%
All66%34%
Female52.6%47.4%
Non Family52.1%47.9%

66.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Silver Bow County, Montana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,8812.2666
Non Family6,7941.2452.1
Married5,8853.0883.9
Female1,6193.3252.6
Male5832.9283

3.03

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

6.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Silver Bow County, Montana Households

Silver Bow County, Montana Education

Silver Bow County, Montana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6212.65%
9th to 12th Grade1,5426.58%
High School Graduate7,87933.62%
Some College5,22022.27%
Associates Degree2,0968.94%
Bachelors Degree4,18817.87%
Graduate Degree1,8908.06%

Silver Bow County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White21,82120,0285,881
Hispanic65150464
Native American58434396
Multiple Races26426412
Asian92827
Black585818
Other Race525233

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 63.46%.

Silver Bow County, Montana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,097$38,782$24,227
Less Than High School$16,467$30,104$10,840
High School Grad$24,624$30,774$18,559
Some College$25,454$31,918$22,846
Bachelors Degree$43,065$47,483$37,344
Graduate Degree$63,266$73,438$57,500

$30,097

Average Earnings

$38,782

Average Male

$24,227

Average Female

Silver Bow County, Montana Language

Silver Bow County, Montana Language by Age

Silver Bow County, Montana Language

97.04% of Silver Bow County, Montana residents speak only English, while 2.96% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.36% of the population.

Silver Bow County, Montana Poverty

Silver Bow County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White30,7975,64818.34%
Hispanic1,39240529.09%
Native73023031.51%
Black19413871.13%
Multiple38812933.25%
Asian293217.17%
Other12354.07%

19.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.30%

Male Poverty Rate

20.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Silver Bow County, Montana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Silver Bow County, Montana is Black, with 71.13% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Silver Bow County, Montana is Other, with 4.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.92%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.36%.

Silver Bow County, Montana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.17%
High School16.79%
Some College15.52%
Bachelors or Greater4.99%

Silver Bow County, Montana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed52.82%
Male Unemployed32.04%
Female Employed13.53%
Male Employed12.55%

Silver Bow County, Montana Income

Silver Bow County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,580$56,680
Families$57,549$72,725
Married Families$73,161$
Non Families$23,240$35,857

Silver Bow County, Montana Marital Status

Silver Bow County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.2%

Male Marriage Rate

41.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Silver Bow County, Montana Married by Age and Sex

Silver Bow County, Montana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Silver Bow County, Montana Marital Status by Race

Silver Bow County, Montana Veterans

Silver Bow County, Montana Veterans by War

2,648

Number of Veterans

2,442

Male Veterans

206

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam892
First Gulf War358
Second Gulf War291
Korea269
World War II112

Silver Bow County, Montana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+627
65 to 74626
35 to 54596
55 to 64558
18 to 34241

Silver Bow County, Montana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,5609.79%
Hispanic808.37%
2 or More3611.96%
Other3360.00%
Indian111.54%
Asian72.41%
Black10.58%

Silver Bow County, Montana Veterans by Education

13.87%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.59%

Veteran Disability Rate

Silver Bow County, Montana Employment Status

Silver Bow County, Montana Employment by Age

61.9%

Labor Force Participation

57.5%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

Silver Bow County, Montana Employment by Race

Silver Bow County, Montana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Silver Bow County, Montana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Butte-Silver Bow balance33505338533481.04%
Walkerville704700-4-0.57%
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