Silver Bow County, Montana Population 2019

Silver Bow County, Montana's estimated population is 34,915 with a growth rate of 0.58% 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
201834,993780.22%
201734,9152010.58%
201634,714230.07%
201534,691-67-0.19%
201434,7581780.51%
201334,5801030.30%
201234,477720.21%
201134,4051720.50%
201034,2332920.86%
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
White32,579
American Indian and Alaska Native791
Two or More Races489
Asian287
Black or African American185
Some Other Race183

Silver Bow County, Montana Population Pyramid 2019

Silver Bow County, Montana Median Age

39.9


Total

38.5


Male

41.4


Female

Silver Bow County, Montana Adults

There are 27,528 adults, (6,034 of whom are seniors) in Silver Bow County, Montana.

Silver Bow County, Montana Age Dependency

60.6

Age Dependency Ratio

28.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Silver Bow County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

17,160

49.72%

Male

17,354

50.28%

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
Married83.6%16.4%
Male80.8%19.2%
All66.5%33.5%
Non Family53.6%46.4%
Female50.5%49.5%

66.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,2562.1966.5
Non Family6,9691.253.6
Married6,1722.9983.6
Female1,5363.1750.5
Male5792.9880.8

2.94

Average Family Size

2.19

Average Household Size

6.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Silver Bow County, Montana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5232.25%
9th to 12th Grade1,4666.31%
High School Graduate7,75533.37%
Some College5,50923.70%
Associates Degree1,9628.44%
Bachelors Degree4,12317.74%
Graduate Degree1,9038.19%

Silver Bow County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White21,72419,9625,829
Hispanic67555162
Native American44532179
Multiple Races31430422
Other Race949442
Black636323
Asian606011

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 other race people with a rate of 44.68%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,941$41,254$25,822
Less Than High School$18,456$35,380$10,066
High School Grad$26,068$31,084$21,489
Some College$27,783$36,577$24,766
Bachelors Degree$44,745$49,282$36,971
Graduate Degree$65,441$73,409$61,623

$31,941

Average Earnings

$41,254

Average Male

$25,822

Average Female

Silver Bow County, Montana Language

Silver Bow County, Montana Language by Age

Silver Bow County, Montana Language

96.85% of Silver Bow County, Montana residents speak only English, while 3.15% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.40% of the population.

Silver Bow County, Montana Poverty

Silver Bow County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White30,6475,57018.17%
Native74037650.81%
Hispanic1,43225217.60%
Black17813274.16%
Multiple45810623.14%
Asian275269.45%
Other18331.64%

19.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.98%

Male Poverty Rate

20.33%

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 74.16% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Silver Bow County, Montana is Other, with 1.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.45%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.79%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.71%
High School15.48%
Some College14.38%
Bachelors or Greater5.57%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed53.97%
Male Unemployed44.56%
Female Employed14.32%
Male Employed12.04%

Silver Bow County, Montana Income

Silver Bow County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,480$57,682
Families$58,066$74,427
Married Families$71,738-
Non Families$25,252$35,980

Silver Bow County, Montana Marital Status

Silver Bow County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.7%

Male Marriage Rate

44.7%

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

Silver Bow County, Montana Marital Status by Race

Silver Bow County, Montana Veterans

2,720

Number of Veterans

2,442

Male Veterans

278

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam972
First Gulf War422
Second Gulf War338
Korea240
World War II115

Silver Bow County, Montana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,5579.81%
Hispanic10911.09%
Other6870.10%
2 or More6418.29%
Indian183.19%
Asian114.03%
Black21.21%

Silver Bow County, Montana Veterans by Education

13.10%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Silver Bow County, Montana Employment Status

61.4%

Labor Force Participation

57.8%

Employment Rate

5.9%

Unemployment Rate

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%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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