Sweet Grass County, Montana Population 2018

Sweet Grass County, Montana's estimated population is 3,691 with a growth rate of 1.74% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sweet Grass County, Montana is the 39th largest county in Montana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20173,646-45-1.22%
20173,691631.74%
20163,62890.25%
20153,619-18-0.49%
20143,637-18-0.49%
20133,655732.04%
20123,582-3-0.08%
20113,585-33-0.91%
20103,61846414.71%
19903,154-62-1.93%
19803,2162367.92%
19702,980-310-9.42%
19603,290-331-9.14%
19503,621-98-2.64%
19403,719-225-5.70%
19303,944-982-19.94%
19204,92689722.26%
19104,02994330.56%
19003,0860.00%

Sweet Grass County, Montana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White3,475
Two or More Races129
Asian37
Black or African American5

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Sweet Grass County, Montana Population Pyramid 2018

50100150200 Male Population50100150200 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Sweet Grass County, Montana Median Age

50.1


Total

48.8


Male

50.9


Female

Sweet Grass County, Montana Adults

There are 2,831 adults, (961 of whom are seniors) in Sweet Grass County, Montana.

Sweet Grass County, Montana Age Dependency

95

Age Dependency Ratio

51.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Sweet Grass County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

1,883

51.65%

Male

1,763

48.35%

Sweet Grass County, Montana Households and Families

Sweet Grass County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Sweet Grass County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married83.7%16.3%
All74.6%25.4%
Female63.9%36.1%
Non Family59.6%40.4%

74.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sweet Grass County, Montana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5312.3774.6
Married9193.0383.7
Non Family5171.0459.6
Female833.2463.9
Male123.08100

2.99

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

2.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sweet Grass County, Montana Households

Sweet Grass County, Montana Education

Sweet Grass County, Montana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade230.87%
9th to 12th Grade1375.16%
High School Graduate97536.70%
Some College56921.42%
Associates Degree27710.43%
Bachelors Degree52819.87%
Graduate Degree1485.57%

Sweet Grass County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,5172,364629
Multiple Races646425
Asian373410
Hispanic363214
Black55

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 39.06%.

Sweet Grass County, Montana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,826$40,146$21,316
Less Than High School$$61,042$
High School Grad$27,423$40,769$21,544
Some College$30,278$37,262$20,865
Bachelors Degree$24,583$31,364$20,357
Graduate Degree$44,750$$44,500

$28,826

Average Earnings

$40,146

Average Male

$21,316

Average Female

Sweet Grass County, Montana Language

Sweet Grass County, Montana Language by Age

Sweet Grass County, Montana Language

98.11% of Sweet Grass County, Montana residents speak only English, while 1.89% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.20% of the population.

Sweet Grass County, Montana Poverty

Sweet Grass County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,3933279.64%
Hispanic574985.96%

10.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.38%

Male Poverty Rate

12.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sweet Grass County, Montana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sweet Grass County, Montana is Hispanic, with 85.96% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sweet Grass County, Montana is White, with 9.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.24%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.07%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.86%.

Sweet Grass County, Montana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School13.55%
Bachelors or Greater10.88%
High School8.69%
Some College7.49%

Sweet Grass County, Montana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female UnemployedNaN%
Female Employed7.95%
Male Employed4.73%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Sweet Grass County, Montana Income

Sweet Grass County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,761$65,888
Families$64,643$80,293
Married Families$66,853$
Non Families$22,868$35,540

Sweet Grass County, Montana Marital Status

Sweet Grass County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

62.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

64.1%

Male Marriage Rate

61.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Sweet Grass County, Montana Married by Age and Sex

Sweet Grass County, Montana Marriage

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

Sweet Grass County, Montana Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Sweet Grass County, Montana Veterans

Sweet Grass County, Montana Veterans by War

389

Number of Veterans

351

Male Veterans

38

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam161
First Gulf War50
Second Gulf War49
World War II23
Korea17

Sweet Grass County, Montana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74133
75+89
35 to 5473
55 to 6451
18 to 3443

Sweet Grass County, Montana Veterans by Race

Sweet Grass County, Montana Veterans by Education

2.60%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.38%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sweet Grass County, Montana Employment Status

Sweet Grass County, Montana Employment by Age

55.7%

Labor Force Participation

55.2%

Employment Rate

0.9%

Unemployment Rate

Sweet Grass County, Montana Employment by Race

Sweet Grass County, Montana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Sweet Grass County, Montana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Big Timber16501645-5-0.30%
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