Bigfork, Montana Population 2020

4,626

Bigfork is a city located in Montana. Bigfork has a 2020 population of 4,626. Bigfork is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 8.34% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,270 in 2010. Bigfork reached it's highest population of 5,032 in 2016.

The average household income in Bigfork is $84,526 with a poverty rate of 13.38%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,061 per month, and the median house value is $352,200. The median age in Bigfork is 53.9 years, 54.8 years for males, and 53.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.5 males.

Bigfork Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bigfork was:

  • White: 91.48%
  • Two or more races: 4.50%
  • Native American: 1.47%
  • Other race: 1.47%
  • Black or African American: 0.78%
  • Asian: 0.30%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Bigfork, Montana is 4,626, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,626.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,270.

Bigfork, Montana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,23291.48%
Two or More Races2084.50%
Some Other Race681.47%
American Indian and Alaska Native681.47%
Black or African American360.78%
Asian140.30%

Bigfork Population Pyramid 2020

Bigfork Median Age

53.9


Total

54.8


Male

53.5


Female

Bigfork Adults

There are 3,777 adults, (1,471 of whom are seniors) in Bigfork.

Bigfork Age Dependency

100.6

Age Dependency Ratio

63.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Bigfork Sex Ratio

Female

2,441

52.77%

Male

2,185

47.23%

Bigfork Households and Families

Bigfork Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bigfork Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married88.2%11.8%
All77.7%22.3%
Non Family64.6%35.4%
Female51.8%48.2%

77.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0542.2177.7
Married1,1782.8988.2
Non Family7891.1464.6
Female832.851.8
Male42.5100

2.84

Average Family Size

2.21

Average Household Size

3.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bigfork Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade210.59%
9th to 12th Grade1704.74%
High School Graduate76321.29%
Some College1,06429.69%
Associates Degree2176.05%
Bachelors Degree84523.58%
Graduate Degree50414.06%

Bigfork Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,3033,1771,219
Multiple Races12512583
Hispanic974530
Native American574427
Other Race445
Asian14142

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 multiple races people with a rate of 66.40%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,002$40,703$25,987
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$25,664$33,000$
Some College$30,384$35,556$23,994
Bachelors Degree$39,375$48,068$32,171
Graduate Degree$69,250$122,212$39,091

$31,002

Average Earnings

$40,703

Average Male

$25,987

Average Female

Bigfork Language

Bigfork Language by Age

Bigfork Language

95.02% of Bigfork residents speak only English, while 4.98% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.34% of the population.

Bigfork Poverty

Bigfork Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,11145811.14%
Multiple20810048.08%
Black3636100.00%
Native601321.67%
Hispanic133129.02%

13.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.70%

Male Poverty Rate

14.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bigfork

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bigfork is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bigfork is Hispanic, with 9.02% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.15%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.51%
High School19.43%
Some College6.55%
Bachelors or Greater3.89%
Name Poverty
Female Employed16.12%
Male Employed5.65%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Bigfork Income

Bigfork Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,327$84,526
Families$74,899$104,159
Married Families$75,889-
Non Families$37,287$52,019

Bigfork Marital Status

Bigfork Marital Status

Marriage Rates

62.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.4%

Male Marriage Rate

59.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Bigfork Married by Age and Sex

Bigfork 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 55-64.

Bigfork Marital Status by Race

Bigfork Veterans

508

Number of Veterans

479

Male Veterans

29

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam262
Korea60
Second Gulf War42
First Gulf War41
World War II18

$Bigfork Veterans by Education

4.02%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.99%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bigfork Employment Status

50.7%

Labor Force Participation

49.5%

Employment Rate

2.4%

Unemployment Rate

Bigfork Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

36.17%

Born in Montana

94.70%

Native Born

5.30%

Foreign Born

1.15%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.70% of Bigfork residents were born in the United States, with 36.17% having been born in Montana. 1.15% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,6260.00%
20194,6260.00%
20184,626-171-3.56%
20174,797-235-4.67%
20165,0324118.89%
20154,6212465.62%
20144,375-170-3.74%
20134,5451894.34%
20124,356110.25%
20114,345751.76%
20104,2700.00%