Wheatland County, Montana Population 2018

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%
20162,11120.09%
20162,109251.20%
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
White2,035
Two or More Races36
American Indian and Alaska Native33
Some Other Race5

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

Wheatland County, Montana Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Wheatland County, Montana Median Age

42.9


Total

44.3


Male

39.1


Female

Wheatland County, Montana Adults

There are 1,620 adults, (464 of which are seniors) in Wheatland County, Montana.

Wheatland County, Montana Age Dependency

82.4

Age Dependency Ratio

40.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Wheatland County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

1,015

48.13%

Male

1,094

51.87%

Wheatland County, Montana Households and Families

Wheatland County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wheatland County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
All66.7%33.3%
Married66.6%33.4%
Non Family65.1%34.9%
Male53.1%46.9%

66.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wheatland County, Montana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8692.3866.7
Married4403.3366.6
Non Family3641.1365.1
Female332.88100
Male323.0953.1

3.26

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

2.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wheatland County, Montana Households

Wheatland County, Montana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade25918.16%
9th to 12th Grade845.89%
High School Graduate47233.10%
Some College29920.97%
Associates Degree402.81%
Bachelors Degree21515.08%
Graduate Degree574.00%

Wheatland County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,3621,030264
Hispanic3226
Native American2520
Multiple Races14148
Other Race52

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 57.14%.

Wheatland County, Montana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,398$28,583$19,167
Less Than High School$16,174$$
High School Grad$27,656$28,281$25,000
Some College$36,111$48,188$24,271
Bachelors Degree$26,635$30,750$21,058
Graduate Degree$42,500$31,250$

$24,398

Average Earnings

$28,583

Average Male

$19,167

Average Female

Wheatland County, Montana Language

Wheatland County, Montana Language by Age

Wheatland County, Montana Language

79.54% of Wheatland County, Montana residents speak only English, while 20.46% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 18.43% of the population.

Wheatland County, Montana Poverty

Wheatland County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,98036018.18%
Hispanic4848.33%
Native2613.85%

17.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.36%

Male Poverty Rate

18.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wheatland County, Montana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wheatland County, Montana is White, with 18.18% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wheatland County, Montana is Native, with 3.85% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.60%.

Wheatland County, Montana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School45.65%
High School11.83%
Some College3.95%
Bachelors or Greater3.37%

Wheatland County, Montana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed63.64%
Female Unemployed17.65%
Male Employed13.98%
Female Employed11.11%

Wheatland County, Montana Income

Wheatland County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,076$45,513
Families$41,856$54,817
Married Families$46,818$
Non Families$28,472$32,191

Wheatland County, Montana Marital Status

Wheatland County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.4%

Male Marriage Rate

55.6%

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 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Wheatland County, Montana Marital Status by Race

Wheatland County, Montana Veterans

Wheatland County, Montana Veterans by War

169

Number of Veterans

166

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam79
First Gulf War23
World War II12
Korea9
Second Gulf War

Wheatland County, Montana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+58
65 to 7453
55 to 6437
35 to 5421
18 to 34

Wheatland County, Montana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White16510.53%
Indian412.12%

Wheatland County, Montana Veterans by Education

11.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wheatland County, Montana Employment Status

Wheatland County, Montana Employment by Age

61.2%

Labor Force Participation

59.5%

Employment Rate

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

Wheatland County, Montana Employment by Race

Wheatland County, Montana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Wheatland County, Montana

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