Valley County, Montana Population 2019

Valley County, Montana's estimated population is 7,433 with a growth rate of -1.38% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Valley County, Montana is the 28th largest county in Montana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20177,433-104-1.38%
20167,537-71-0.93%
20157,608-5-0.07%
20147,613-1-0.01%
20137,6141171.56%
20127,497390.52%
20117,458811.10%
20107,377-862-10.46%
19908,239-2,011-19.62%
198010,250-1,221-10.64%
197011,471-5,609-32.84%
196017,0805,72750.44%
195011,353-3,828-25.22%
194015,1814,00035.77%
193011,181-361-3.13%
192011,542-2,088-15.32%
191013,6309,275212.97%
19004,3550.00%

Valley County, Montana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White6,549
American Indian and Alaska Native696
Two or More Races249
Asian28
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander24
Some Other Race8
Black or African American7

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

Valley County, Montana Population Pyramid 2019

100200300400 Male Population100200300400 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Valley County, Montana Median Age

44.4


Total

43.1


Male

44.8


Female

Valley County, Montana Adults

There are 5,892 adults, (1,607 of whom are seniors) in Valley County, Montana.

Valley County, Montana Age Dependency

76.5

Age Dependency Ratio

37.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Valley County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

3,798

50.23%

Male

3,763

49.77%

Valley County, Montana Households and Families

Valley County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Valley County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.8%18.2%
Female77.2%22.8%
All73.8%26.2%
Non Family64.3%35.7%
Male51%49%

73.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Valley County, Montana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,4322.1673.8
Married1,7992.7781.8
Non Family1,2471.1264.3
Female2413.0277.2
Male1452.0151

2.68

Average Family Size

2.16

Average Household Size

9.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Valley County, Montana Households

Valley County, Montana Education

Valley County, Montana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1011.90%
9th to 12th Grade2123.98%
High School Graduate2,06338.74%
Some College1,26323.72%
Associates Degree56510.61%
Bachelors Degree83315.64%
Graduate Degree2885.41%

Valley County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,7284,4651,034
Native American39334561
Multiple Races15114919
Hispanic2828
Asian18185
Islander1717
Other Race662

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 33.33%.

Valley County, Montana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,456$40,990$27,122
Less Than High School$40,653$41,051$36,154
High School Grad$25,851$27,012$23,681
Some College$30,193$40,968$24,344
Bachelors Degree$41,691$45,958$37,941
Graduate Degree$54,102$53,427$56,818

$32,456

Average Earnings

$40,990

Average Male

$27,122

Average Female

Valley County, Montana Language

Valley County, Montana Language by Age

Valley County, Montana Language

97.68% of Valley County, Montana residents speak only English, while 2.32% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.11% of the population.

Valley County, Montana Poverty

Valley County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,3353485.49%
Native63813320.85%
Multiple2475020.24%
Hispanic175158.57%

7.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.76%

Male Poverty Rate

7.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Valley County, Montana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Valley County, Montana is Native, with 20.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Valley County, Montana is White, with 5.49% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.00%.

Valley County, Montana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School11.78%
High School9.85%
Some College6.06%
Bachelors or Greater3.57%

Valley County, Montana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed30.00%
Male Unemployed15.94%
Female Employed5.64%
Male Employed4.23%

Valley County, Montana Income

Valley County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,267$64,992
Families$65,383$74,834
Married Families$70,135$
Non Families$26,732$43,004

Valley County, Montana Marital Status

Valley County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.7%

Male Marriage Rate

58.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Valley County, Montana Married by Age and Sex

Valley 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.

Valley County, Montana Marital Status by Race


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

Valley County, Montana Veterans

Valley County, Montana Veterans by War

590

Number of Veterans

552

Male Veterans

38

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam272
First Gulf War101
Second Gulf War71
World War II53
Korea42

Valley County, Montana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74196
75+165
35 to 54109
55 to 64100
18 to 3420

Valley County, Montana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White55010.44%
Indian266.18%
2 or More149.03%

Valley County, Montana Veterans by Education

7.97%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Valley County, Montana Employment Status

Valley County, Montana Employment by Age

65.3%

Labor Force Participation

62.4%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Valley County, Montana Employment by Race

Valley County, Montana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Valley County, Montana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Glasgow32743364902.75%
Nashua29029000.00%
Fort Peck233247146.01%
Opheim858833.53%
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