Sweet Grass County, Montana Population 2018

Sweet Grass County, Montana's estimated population is 3,691 with a growth rate of 1.57% 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
20173,691571.57%
20163,63460.17%
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
White3,464
Two or More Races133
Asian30
Black or African American7

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

Sweet Grass 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

Sweet Grass County, Montana Median Age

48.1


Total

45.5


Male

49.9


Female

Sweet Grass County, Montana Adults

There are 2,787 adults, (865 of which are seniors) in Sweet Grass County, Montana.

Sweet Grass County, Montana Age Dependency

89.1

Age Dependency Ratio

45

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Sweet Grass County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

1,864

51.29%

Male

1,770

48.71%

Sweet Grass County, Montana Households and Families

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

Sweet Grass County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.7%20.3%
Female75%25%
All73.5%26.5%
Non Family60.8%39.2%
Male57.7%42.3%

73.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sweet Grass County, Montana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4472.4973.5
Married9203.0579.7
Non Family4291.0460.8
Female723.2475
Male264.8157.7

3.06

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

1.2%

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 Grade261.00%
9th to 12th Grade1304.99%
High School Graduate96036.82%
Some College53920.68%
Associates Degree30811.81%
Bachelors Degree50219.26%
Graduate Degree1425.45%

Sweet Grass County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,4712,317613
Multiple Races606020
Hispanic40386
Asian30306
Black77

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 33.33%.

Sweet Grass County, Montana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,696$40,349$20,615
Less Than High School$56,250$60,938$
High School Grad$25,125$37,917$15,000
Some College$29,583$41,154$17,500
Bachelors Degree$30,938$37,857$26,750
Graduate Degree$45,833$71,250$45,313

$28,696

Average Earnings

$40,349

Average Male

$20,615

Average Female

Sweet Grass County, Montana Language

Sweet Grass County, Montana Language by Age

Sweet Grass County, Montana Language

98.46% of Sweet Grass County, Montana residents speak only English, while 1.54% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.25% of the population.

Sweet Grass County, Montana Poverty

Sweet Grass County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,37539511.70%
Hispanic663248.48%

11.84%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.38%

Male Poverty Rate

12.28%

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 48.48% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sweet Grass County, Montana is White, with 11.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.76%.

Sweet Grass County, Montana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.97%
High School11.99%
Bachelors or Greater10.30%
Some College7.25%

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

Name Poverty
Female UnemployedNaN%
Female Employed5.56%
Male Employed4.19%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Sweet Grass County, Montana Income

Sweet Grass County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,813$66,385
Families$64,330$80,572
Married Families$68,214$
Non Families$20,691$31,606

Sweet Grass County, Montana Marital Status

Sweet Grass County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

63.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

64.3%

Male Marriage Rate

62.2%

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

Sweet Grass County, Montana Veterans

Sweet Grass County, Montana Veterans by War

359

Number of Veterans

318

Male Veterans

41

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam124
First Gulf War62
World War II32
Korea23
Second Gulf War23

Sweet Grass County, Montana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74104
35 to 5493
75+90
55 to 6455
18 to 3417

Sweet Grass County, Montana Veterans by Race

Sweet Grass County, Montana Veterans by Education

1.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sweet Grass County, Montana Employment Status

Sweet Grass County, Montana Employment by Age

54.8%

Labor Force Participation

54.6%

Employment Rate

0.4%

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