Denton, Montana Population 2021

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Denton is a city located in Fergus County Montana. With a 2020 population of 229, it is the 102nd largest city in Montana and the 16249th largest city in the United States . Denton is currently declining at a rate of -0.87% annually and its population has decreased by -10.20% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 255 in 2010. Denton reached it's highest population of 247 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Denton has a population density of 321 people per square mile.

The average household income in Denton is $66,313 with a poverty rate of 7.77%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $679 per month, and the median house value is $78,900. The median age in Denton is 48.2 years, 48.3 years for males, and 47.5 years for females.

Denton Demographics

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

  • White: 90.54%
  • Native American: 7.09%
  • Two or more races: 2.36%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Denton, Montana is 229 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 235.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 255.

Denton, Montana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White26890.54%
American Indian and Alaska Native217.09%
Two or More Races72.36%
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Denton Population by Race

Denton Population Pyramid $2021

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Denton Median Age

48.2


Total

48.3


Male

47.5


Female

Denton Adults

There are 228 adults, (51 of whom are seniors) in Denton.

Denton Age Dependency

67.2

Age Dependency Ratio

28.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Denton Sex Ratio

Female

152

51.35%

Male

144

48.65%

Denton Population by Age

Denton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Denton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.1%16.9%
All77.1%22.9%
Non Family74.5%25.5%
Female20%80%
Male0%0%

77.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Denton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1312.2677.1
Married713.2183.1
Non Family551.0474.5
Female52.220
Male00

3.14

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

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Denton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade41.96%
9th to 12th Grade0.00%
High School Graduate167.84%
Some College7235.29%
Associates Degree5426.47%
Bachelors Degree5125.00%
Graduate Degree73.43%
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Denton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Denton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White19019054
2+ Races552
Native American552
Hispanic4

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 40.00%.

Denton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,438$44,063$26,750
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$$$
Some College$37,969$48,750$26,000
Bachelors Degree$41,375$41,875$40,625
Graduate Degree$$$

$38,438

Average Earnings

$44,063

Average Male

$26,750

Average Female

Denton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Denton Language by Age

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Denton Language

97.92% of Denton residents speak only English, while 2.08% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.38% of the population.

Denton Language

Denton Poverty by Race

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7.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.94%

Male Poverty Rate

8.55%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Denton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Denton is White, with 8.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Denton is White, with 8.71% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.98%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.61%.

Denton Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School18.75%
Some College7.14%
Bachelors or Greater6.90%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Denton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed10.00%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Denton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Denton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$48,750$66,313
Families$70,313$83,521
Married Families$71,094-
Non Families$37,917$42,535
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Income by Household Type

Denton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.8%

Male Marriage Rate

57.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Denton Married by Age and Sex

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Denton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 20-34, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Denton Marital Status by Race

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Denton Marital Status

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16

Number of Veterans

15

Male Veterans

1

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam9
Korea1
World War II
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Denton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 747
55 to 645
75+2
35 to 542
18 to 34

Denton Veterans by Age

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Denton Veterans by Race

Denton Veterans by Education

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12.50%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Denton Veterans by Education

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71.8%

Labor Force Participation

70.2%

Employment Rate

2.3%

Unemployment Rate

Denton Employment by Age

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Denton Employment by Race

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Denton 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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70.95%

Born in Denton

99.66%

Native Born

0.34%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.34%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.66% of Denton residents were born in the United States, with 70.95% having been born in Montana. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Denton Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021229-2-0.87%
2020231-2-0.86%
2019233-2-0.85%
2018235-3-1.26%
2017238-2-0.83%
201624010.42%
20152390.00%
2014239-4-1.65%
201324320.83%
2012241-3-1.23%
2011244-3-1.21%
20102470.00%

Denton Population by Year