Hays, Montana Population 2020

996

Hays is a city located in Montana. Hays has a 2020 population of 996. Hays is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 18.15% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 843 in 2010. Hays reached it's highest population of 1,088 in 2015.

The average household income in Hays is $32,578 with a poverty rate of 50.80%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $420 per month, and the median house value is $38,900. The median age in Hays is 24.2 years, 20.8 years for males, and 26.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.2 males.

Hays Demographics

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

  • Native American: 91.77%
  • White: 7.53%
  • Other race: 0.70%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Hays, Montana is 996, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 996.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 843.

Hays, Montana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
American Indian and Alaska Native91491.77%
White757.53%
Some Other Race70.70%

Hays Population Pyramid 2020

Hays Median Age

24.2


Total

20.8


Male

26.1


Female

Hays Adults

There are 619 adults, (84 of whom are seniors) in Hays.

Hays Age Dependency

86.2

Age Dependency Ratio

15.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

70.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Hays Sex Ratio

Female

521

52.31%

Male

475

47.69%

Hays Households and Families

Hays Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hays Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male61.8%38.2%
Non Family47.1%52.9%
All46.4%53.6%
Married43.6%56.4%
Female42%58%

46.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2673.7346.4
Married945.6543.6
Non Family701.3947.1
Female693.9142
Male342.8861.8

4.54

Average Family Size

3.73

Average Household Size

3.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hays Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade163.33%
9th to 12th Grade214.38%
High School Graduate11223.33%
Some College16534.38%
Associates Degree7916.46%
Bachelors Degree5311.04%
Graduate Degree347.08%

Hays Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Native American42438748
White494939
Hispanic77
Other Race77

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 white people with a rate of 79.59%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$23,889$33,482$14,712
Less Than High School$23,750$$
High School Grad$$40,667$5,000
Some College$26,250$33,304$17,969
Bachelors Degree$39,375$$40,000
Graduate Degree$6,471$$5,882

$23,889

Average Earnings

$33,482

Average Male

$14,712

Average Female

Hays Language

Hays Language by Age

Hays Language

86.25% of Hays residents speak only English, while 13.75% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 13.42% of the population.

Hays Poverty

Hays Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native91447952.41%
White752026.67%
Hispanic1313100.00%
Other77100.00%

50.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

48.42%

Male Poverty Rate

52.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hays

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hays is White, with 26.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 40.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 53.29%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School48.65%
Some College42.21%
High School40.18%
Bachelors or Greater10.34%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed61.11%
Male Unemployed44.83%
Male Employed22.94%
Female Employed17.14%

Hays Income

Hays Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$26,625$32,578
Families$33,750$36,611
Married Families$34,167-
Non Families$14,000$18,494

Hays Marital Status

Hays Marital Status

Marriage Rates

29.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

29.4%

Male Marriage Rate

29.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Hays Married by Age and Sex

Hays Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Hays Marital Status by Race

Hays Veterans

73

Number of Veterans

62

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War24
Vietnam14
Second Gulf War2
World War II
Korea
Age Group Veterans
55 to 6434
35 to 5424
65 to 7410
75+3
18 to 342
Name Veterans % of Total
Indian7012.73%
White34.84%

$Hays Veterans by Education

16.44%

Veteran Poverty Rate

71.23%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hays Employment Status

54.4%

Labor Force Participation

37.6%

Employment Rate

31%

Unemployment Rate

Hays 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

88.45%

Born in Montana

99.70%

Native Born

0.30%

Foreign Born

0.30%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.70% of Hays residents were born in the United States, with 88.45% having been born in Montana. 0.30% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20209960.00%
20199960.00%
2018996-10-0.99%
20171,006-17-1.66%
20161,023-65-5.97%
20151,08812613.10%
2014962869.82%
201387617524.96%
2012701487.35%
2011653-190-22.54%
20108430.00%