Ekalaka, Montana Population 2020

399

Ekalaka is a city located in Montana. With a 2020 population of 399, it is the 88th largest city in Montana and the 14284th largest city in the United States. Ekalaka is currently growing at a rate of 3.91% annually and its population has increased by 20.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 332 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Ekalaka has a population density of 388 people per square mile.

The average household income in Ekalaka is $50,521 with a poverty rate of 11.11%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $548 per month, and the median house value is $78,700. The median age in Ekalaka is 59.1 years, 56.9 years for males, and 59.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.3 males.

Ekalaka Demographics

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

  • White: 96.51%
  • Native American: 1.88%
  • Two or more races: 1.61%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Ekalaka, Montana is 399, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 369.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 332.

Ekalaka, Montana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White36096.51%
American Indian and Alaska Native71.88%
Two or More Races61.61%

Ekalaka Population Pyramid 2020

Ekalaka Median Age

59.1


Total

56.9


Male

59.4


Female

Ekalaka Adults

There are 327 adults, (135 of whom are seniors) in Ekalaka.

Ekalaka Age Dependency

94.3

Age Dependency Ratio

70.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24

Child Dependency Ratio

Ekalaka Sex Ratio

Female

193

51.74%

Male

180

48.26%

Ekalaka Households and Families

Ekalaka Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ekalaka Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married84.3%15.7%
All77.8%22.2%
Female77.3%22.7%
Non Family72.2%27.8%

77.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2031.777.8
Non Family971.0572.2
Married832.3684.3
Female222.0977.3
Male12100

2.26

Average Family Size

1.7

Average Household Size

7.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ekalaka Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade103.13%
9th to 12th Grade134.08%
High School Graduate12739.81%
Some College7423.20%
Associates Degree4213.17%
Bachelors Degree3711.60%
Graduate Degree165.02%

Ekalaka Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White30728450
Native American66
Multiple Races663

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 multiple races people with a rate of 50.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,382$39,375$27,000
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$31,094$50,833$22,321
Some College$30,833$35,417$23,750
Bachelors Degree$$$34,167
Graduate Degree$80,625$$

$31,382

Average Earnings

$39,375

Average Male

$27,000

Average Female

Ekalaka Language

Ekalaka Language by Age

Ekalaka Language

96.98% of Ekalaka residents speak only English, while 3.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.65% of the population.

Ekalaka Poverty

Ekalaka Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3353610.75%
Hispanic3266.67%
Native7114.29%

11.11%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.56%

Male Poverty Rate

10.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ekalaka

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ekalaka is Hispanic, with 66.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ekalaka is White, with 10.75% 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 15.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.18%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.08%
High School12.82%
Bachelors or Greater7.84%
Some College6.90%
Name Poverty
Female Employed7.69%
Male Employed6.67%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Ekalaka Income

Ekalaka Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,750$50,521
Families$57,500$60,821
Married Families$60,625-
Non Families$25,114$36,378

Ekalaka Marital Status

Ekalaka Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.3%

Male Marriage Rate

48.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Ekalaka Married by Age and Sex

Ekalaka 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.

Ekalaka Marital Status by Race

Ekalaka Veterans

36

Number of Veterans

35

Male Veterans

1

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea11
First Gulf War9
Vietnam6
Second Gulf War6
World War II2

$Ekalaka Veterans by Education

2.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ekalaka Employment Status

53%

Labor Force Participation

49.7%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Ekalaka 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

49.33%

Born in Montana

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Ekalaka residents were born in the United States, with 49.33% 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 Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020399153.91%
2019384154.07%
2018369102.79%
2017359154.36%
2016344102.99%
2015334-2-0.60%
201433610.30%
2013335-1-0.30%
2012336113.38%
2011325-6-1.81%
20103310.00%