Hardin, Montana Population 2022

3,746
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Hardin is a city located in Big Horn County Montana. Hardin has a 2020 population of 3,746. It is also the county seat of Big Horn County. Hardin is currently declining at a rate of -0.37% annually but its population has increased by 1.99% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,673 in 2010.

The average household income in Hardin is $61,339 with a poverty rate of 25.00%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $621 per month, and the median house value is $126,700. The median age in Hardin is 26.8 years, 25.3 years for males, and 31.9 years for females.

Hardin Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Hardinwas:

  • White: 45.51%
  • Native American: 43.62%
  • Two or more races: 9.82%
  • Other race: 0.74%
  • Asian: 0.32%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Hardin, Montana is 3,746 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,746.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,673.

Hardin, Montana Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,73345.51%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,66143.62%
Two or More Races3749.82%
Some Other Race280.74%
Asian120.32%
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Hardin Population by Race

Hardin Population Pyramid $2022

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Hardin Median Age

26.8


Total

25.3


Male

31.9


Female

Hardin Adults

There are 2,360 adults, (404 of whom are seniors) in Hardin.

Hardin Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

20.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

74

Child Dependency Ratio

Hardin Sex Ratio

Female

1,878

49.32%

Male

1,930

50.68%

Hardin Population by Age

Hardin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hardin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male15.1%84.9%
Female36.6%63.4%
Non Family45.4%54.6%
All54.4%45.6%
Married69.3%30.7%

54.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hardin Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1623.1954.4
Married5974.2169.3
Non Family3371.345.4
Female1423.2336.6
Male863.4215.1

3.82

Average Family Size

3.19

Average Household Size

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Hardin Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade80.40%
9th to 12th Grade27813.77%
High School Graduate74036.65%
Some College30915.30%
Associates Degree1879.26%
Bachelors Degree30114.91%
Graduate Degree1969.71%
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Hardin Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hardin Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,1641,074371
Native American640450100
Hispanic135135
2+ Races686214
Other Race1313
Asian121212

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Hardin Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,750$39,808$26,161
Less Than 9th Grade$16,500$15,250$
High School Graduate$25,951$31,250$25,582
Some College$37,098$54,635$
Bachelors Degree$$$42,679
Graduate Degree$60,469$91,696$39,048

$28,750

Average Earnings

$39,808

Average Male

$26,161

Average Female

Hardin Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hardin Language by Age

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Hardin Language

86.86% of Hardin residents speak only English, while 13.14% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 9.92% of the population.

Hardin Language

Hardin Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native1,62545928.25%
Hispanic47331867.23%
Multiple36727073.57%
White1,453996.81%
OtherNaN%

25.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.29%

Male Poverty Rate

24.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hardin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hardin is Multiple, with 73.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hardin is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 48.29%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.24%.

Hardin Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade37.64%
High School21.73%
Some College18.24%
Bachelors or Greater17.36%

Hardin Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed69.23%
Female Employed26.87%
Male Employed15.33%
Female Unemployed11.11%

Hardin Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hardin Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$46,154$61,339
Families$46,970$67,982
Married Families$77,964-
Non Families$24,432$38,457
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Income by Household Type

Hardin Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.9%

Male Marriage Rate

49.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Hardin Married by Age and Sex

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Hardin Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Hardin Marital Status by Race

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Hardin Marital Status

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250

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War104
First Gulf War93
Vietnam70
Korea36
World War II

Hardin Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5487
75+54
65 to 7452
55 to 6437
18 to 3420

Hardin Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White16011.91%
Native American9010.99%

Hardin Veterans by Race

Hardin Veterans by Education

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17.84%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.80%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hardin Veterans by Education

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64.3%

Labor Force Participation

58.7%

Employment Rate

8.8%

Unemployment Rate

Hardin Employment by Age

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Hardin Employment by Race

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Hardin 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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66.65%

Born in Hardin

99.19%

Native Born

0.81%

Foreign Born

0.32%

Non Citizen

0.50%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.19% of Hardin residents were born in the United States, with 66.65% having been born in Montana. 0.32% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Hardin Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20223,746-14-0.37%
20213,760-14-0.37%
20203,774-14-0.37%
20193,788-14-0.37%
20183,802-33-0.86%
20173,835100.26%
20163,825391.03%
20153,786-4-0.11%
20143,790631.69%
20133,727320.87%
20123,695-17-0.46%
20113,712391.06%
20103,6732890.82%
20003,3844441.42%
19902,940-360-1.15%
19803,3005671.90%
19702,733-56-0.20%
19602,7890.00%

Hardin Population by Year