Wheatland County, Montana Population 2019

Wheatland County, Montana's estimated population is 2,140 with a growth rate of 1.37% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wheatland County, Montana is the 44th largest county in Montana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20172,140291.37%
20162,111271.30%
20152,08430.14%
20142,081-42-1.98%
20132,123331.58%
20122,090-42-1.97%
20112,132-24-1.11%
20102,156-90-4.01%
19902,246-113-4.79%
19802,359-170-6.72%
19702,529-497-16.42%
19603,026-161-5.05%
19503,187-99-3.01%
19403,286-465-12.40%
19303,751-1,868-33.24%
19205,6190.00%

Wheatland County, Montana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White2,014
American Indian and Alaska Native62
Two or More Races32

Wheatland County, Montana Population Pyramid 2019

Wheatland County, Montana Median Age

39.4


Total

39.8


Male

38.1


Female

Wheatland County, Montana Adults

There are 1,585 adults, (401 of whom are seniors) in Wheatland County, Montana.

Wheatland County, Montana Age Dependency

78

Age Dependency Ratio

33.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Wheatland County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

1,024

48.58%

Male

1,084

51.42%

Wheatland County, Montana Households and Families

Wheatland County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wheatland County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family67.6%32.4%
All64.5%35.5%
Married63.7%36.3%
Female62.5%37.5%
Male48.8%51.2%

64.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8202.5264.5
Married3833.5363.7
Non Family3401.1667.6
Female563.1662.5
Male413.5648.8

3.4

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wheatland County, Montana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade22216.04%
9th to 12th Grade1228.82%
High School Graduate45332.73%
Some College31422.69%
Associates Degree261.88%
Bachelors Degree19814.31%
Graduate Degree493.54%

Wheatland County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,313977240
Native American4540
Hispanic3532
Multiple Races11117

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 63.64%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,684$31,371$22,279
Less Than High School$16,016$21,750$
High School Grad$30,489$30,789$27,031
Some College$39,250$51,923$25,125
Bachelors Degree$29,205$42,188$27,557
Graduate Degree$$21,923$55,125

$27,684

Average Earnings

$31,371

Average Male

$22,279

Average Female

Wheatland County, Montana Language

Wheatland County, Montana Language by Age

Wheatland County, Montana Language

79.38% of Wheatland County, Montana residents speak only English, while 20.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 17.53% of the population.

Wheatland County, Montana Poverty

Wheatland County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,96440420.57%
Hispanic5958.47%
Native5623.57%

19.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.09%

Male Poverty Rate

21.61%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wheatland County, Montana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wheatland County, Montana is White, with 20.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wheatland County, Montana is Native, with 3.57% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 12.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.30%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.80%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School43.84%
High School12.13%
Some College6.31%
Bachelors or Greater4.53%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed66.67%
Female Employed13.38%
Male Employed13.32%
Female Unemployed8.00%

Wheatland County, Montana Income

Wheatland County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,222$48,530
Families$42,841$55,734
Married Families$44,716$
Non Families$30,625$35,392

Wheatland County, Montana Marital Status

Wheatland County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.5%

Male Marriage Rate

48.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Wheatland County, Montana Married by Age and Sex

Wheatland County, Montana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Wheatland County, Montana Marital Status by Race

Wheatland County, Montana Veterans

149

Number of Veterans

146

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam78
First Gulf War22
Korea9
World War II3
Second Gulf War

Wheatland County, Montana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1459.59%
Indian46.45%

Wheatland County, Montana Veterans by Education

7.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wheatland County, Montana Employment Status

62.2%

Labor Force Participation

60.1%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Wheatland County, Montana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Harlowton999984-15-1.50%
Judith Gap126123-3-2.38%
  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