Big Timber, Montana Population 2022

1,743
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Big Timber is a city located in Sweet Grass County Montana. Big Timber has a 2020 population of 1,743. It is also the county seat of Sweet Grass County. Big Timber is currently growing at a rate of 0.81% annually and its population has increased by 6.15% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,642 in 2010.

The average household income in Big Timber is $60,128 with a poverty rate of 3.05%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $649 per month, and the median house value is $164,900. The median age in Big Timber is 46.1 years, 45 years for males, and 46.3 years for females.

Big Timber Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Big Timberwas:

  • White: 96.40%
  • Two or more races: 3.60%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Big Timber, Montana is 1,743 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,743.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,642.

Big Timber, Montana Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,58096.40%
Two or More Races593.60%
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Big Timber Population by Race

Big Timber Population Pyramid $2022

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Big Timber Median Age

46.1


Total

45


Male

46.3


Female

Big Timber Adults

There are 1,252 adults, (407 of whom are seniors) in Big Timber.

Big Timber Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

48.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Big Timber Sex Ratio

Female

860

52.47%

Male

779

47.53%

Big Timber Population by Age

Big Timber Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Big Timber Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female39%61%
Non Family45.2%54.8%
All58.6%41.4%
Married79%21%
Male100%0%

58.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Big Timber Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7222.2458.6
Non Family3411.0445.2
Married2953.0479
Female824.2639
Male43.5100

3.21

Average Family Size

2.24

Average Household Size

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Big Timber Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade90.81%
9th to 12th Grade373.32%
High School Graduate45741.02%
Some College25222.62%
Associates Degree1049.34%
Bachelors Degree15413.82%
Graduate Degree1019.07%
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Big Timber Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Big Timber Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,007965237
2+ Races595918
Hispanic4844

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 30.51%.

Big Timber Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,313$43,664$23,510
Less Than 9th Grade$$$4,188
High School Graduate$24,720$$22,981
Some College$31,394$43,224$21,744
Bachelors Degree$49,375$75,417$
Graduate Degree$46,492$$46,734

$30,313

Average Earnings

$43,664

Average Male

$23,510

Average Female

Big Timber Earnings by Educational Attainment

Big Timber Language by Age

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Big Timber Language

98.05% of Big Timber residents speak only English, while 1.95% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.17% of the population.

Big Timber Language

Big Timber Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,468372.52%
Multiple591220.34%
OtherNaN%

3.05%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.75%

Male Poverty Rate

2.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Big Timber

The race most likely to be in poverty in Big Timber is White, with 2.52% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Big Timber is Multiple, with 20.34% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.64%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 3.44%.

Big Timber Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School2.70%
Bachelors or Greater1.20%
Some College0.00%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Big Timber Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed2.73%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Big Timber Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Big Timber Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$48,718$60,128
Families$68,105$75,024
Married Families$77,917-
Non Families$32,589$39,879
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Income by Household Type

Big Timber Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.2%

Male Marriage Rate

46.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Big Timber Married by Age and Sex

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Big Timber Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Big Timber Marital Status by Race

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Big Timber Marital Status

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101

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam30
First Gulf War20
World War II12
Second Gulf War8
Korea7

Big Timber Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+52
35 to 5420
65 to 7411
55 to 6410
18 to 348

Big Timber Veterans by Age

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Big Timber Veterans by Race

Big Timber Veterans by Education

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3.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Big Timber Veterans by Education

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66.7%

Labor Force Participation

66.7%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Big Timber Employment by Age

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Big Timber Employment by Race

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Big Timber Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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54.91%

Born in Big Timber

98.96%

Native Born

1.04%

Foreign Born

0.67%

Non Citizen

0.37%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.96% of Big Timber residents were born in the United States, with 54.91% having been born in Montana. 0.67% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Big Timber Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20221,743140.81%
20211,729140.82%
20201,715140.82%
20191,701140.83%
20181,687150.90%
20171,672261.58%
20161,646-1-0.06%
20151,647-6-0.36%
20141,653-10-0.60%
20131,663352.15%
20121,628-5-0.31%
20111,633-9-0.55%
20101,6420.00%

Big Timber Population by Year