Bridger, Montana Population 2020

782

Bridger is a city located in Montana. With a 2020 population of 782, it is the 71st largest city in Montana and the 11390th largest city in the United States. Bridger is currently growing at a rate of 1.82% annually and its population has increased by 10.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 708 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Bridger has a population density of 981 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bridger is $58,163 with a poverty rate of 13.69%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $695 per month, and the median house value is $129,000. The median age in Bridger is 51 years, 55.1 years for males, and 49.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 75.3 males.

Bridger Demographics

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

  • White: 96.51%
  • Native American: 2.42%
  • Two or more races: 1.07%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Bridger, Montana is 782, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 754.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 708.

Bridger, Montana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White71996.51%
American Indian and Alaska Native182.42%
Two or More Races81.07%

Bridger Population Pyramid 2020

Bridger Median Age

51


Total

55.1


Male

49.1


Female

Bridger Adults

There are 629 adults, (234 of whom are seniors) in Bridger.

Bridger Age Dependency

88.6

Age Dependency Ratio

59.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Bridger Sex Ratio

Female

425

57.05%

Male

320

42.95%

Bridger Households and Families

Bridger Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bridger Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married85.1%14.9%
All71.9%28.1%
Female60.9%39.1%
Non Family52.6%47.4%

71.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3102.471.9
Married1543.1785.1
Non Family1161.1552.6
Female232.7860.9
Male173.53100

3.15

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

0.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bridger Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade152.50%
9th to 12th Grade355.83%
High School Graduate25943.17%
Some College15926.50%
Associates Degree386.33%
Bachelors Degree579.50%
Graduate Degree376.17%

Bridger Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White55851091
Hispanic2323
Native American11113
Multiple Races86

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 27.27%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,107$35,000$20,208
Less Than High School$26,250$$
High School Grad$29,375$40,417$16,250
Some College$21,406$35,417$18,056
Bachelors Degree$37,500$$42,500
Graduate Degree$54,583$118,125$48,333

$29,107

Average Earnings

$35,000

Average Male

$20,208

Average Female

Bridger Language

Bridger Language by Age

Bridger Language

99.73% of Bridger residents speak only English, while 0.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.27% of the population.

Bridger Poverty

Bridger Poverty by Race

13.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.00%

Male Poverty Rate

12.71%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bridger

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bridger is White, with 14.96% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bridger is White, with 14.96% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.30%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.70%.

Name Poverty
Some College20.81%
Less Than High School18.00%
Bachelors or Greater13.83%
High School7.72%
Name Poverty
Female Employed15.79%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Bridger Income

Bridger Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,167$58,163
Families$60,385$74,141
Married Families$61,346-
Non Families$20,250$31,441

Bridger Marital Status

Bridger Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.3%

Male Marriage Rate

46.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Bridger Married by Age and Sex

Bridger 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.

Bridger Marital Status by Race

Bridger Veterans

88

Number of Veterans

68

Male Veterans

20

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam20
First Gulf War18
Korea17
World War II8
Second Gulf War6
Age Group Veterans
75+27
65 to 7427
35 to 5418
55 to 6412
18 to 344
Name Veterans % of Total
White8814.43%
Hispanic1773.91%

$Bridger Veterans by Education

4.55%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bridger Employment Status

51.1%

Labor Force Participation

50.3%

Employment Rate

1.5%

Unemployment Rate

Bridger 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

50.07%

Born in Montana

99.46%

Native Born

0.54%

Foreign Born

0.54%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.46% of Bridger residents were born in the United States, with 50.07% having been born in Montana. 0.54% 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
2020782141.82%
2019768141.86%
201875410.13%
2017753141.89%
201673950.68%
2015734-1-0.14%
201473560.82%
2013729131.82%
201271670.99%
201170920.28%
20107070.00%