Helena Valley West Central, Montana Population 2020

8,277

Helena Valley West Central is a city located in Montana. Helena Valley West Central has a 2020 population of 8,277. Helena Valley West Central is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 5.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,883 in 2010. Helena Valley West Central reached it's highest population of 8,753 in 2016.

The average household income in Helena Valley West Central is $85,559 with a poverty rate of 5.06%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $937 per month, and the median house value is $228,700. The median age in Helena Valley West Central is 41.7 years, 42.3 years for males, and 41.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.4 males.

Helena Valley West Central Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Helena Valley West Central was:

  • White: 92.99%
  • Two or more races: 4.34%
  • Native American: 1.32%
  • Asian: 1.05%
  • Other race: 0.16%
  • Black or African American: 0.14%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Helena Valley West Central, Montana is 8,277, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,277.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,883.

Helena Valley West Central, Montana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,69792.99%
Two or More Races3594.34%
American Indian and Alaska Native1091.32%
Asian871.05%
Some Other Race130.16%
Black or African American120.14%

Helena Valley West Central Population Pyramid 2020

Helena Valley West Central Median Age

41.7


Total

42.3


Male

41.3


Female

Helena Valley West Central Adults

There are 6,153 adults, (1,455 of whom are seniors) in Helena Valley West Central.

Helena Valley West Central Age Dependency

76.2

Age Dependency Ratio

31

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Helena Valley West Central Sex Ratio

Female

4,194

50.67%

Male

4,083

49.33%

Helena Valley West Central Households and Families

Helena Valley West Central Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Helena Valley West Central Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.5%8.5%
All88%12%
Non Family82.9%17.1%
Female82.1%17.9%
Male73.6%26.4%

88.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,0492.7188
Married1,9573.1491.5
Non Family7481.1682.9
Female2343.7482.1
Male1103.3273.6

3.15

Average Family Size

2.71

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Helena Valley West Central Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade581.00%
9th to 12th Grade1903.28%
High School Graduate1,56426.98%
Some College1,60027.60%
Associates Degree4698.09%
Bachelors Degree1,18620.46%
Graduate Degree73012.59%

Helena Valley West Central Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,4865,2571,796
Multiple Races12512016
Native American847049
Asian686850
Hispanic4848
Other Race555

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 other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,949$44,408$36,250
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$30,152$30,710$21,860
Some College$40,349$41,102$35,714
Bachelors Degree$59,659$65,913$46,250
Graduate Degree$64,779$$63,088

$40,949

Average Earnings

$44,408

Average Male

$36,250

Average Female

Helena Valley West Central Language

Helena Valley West Central Language by Age

Helena Valley West Central Language

98.12% of Helena Valley West Central residents speak only English, while 1.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.13% of the population.

Helena Valley West Central Poverty

Helena Valley West Central Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,5703734.93%
Multiple347164.61%
Hispanic1431611.19%
Other1313100.00%
Black1212100.00%

5.06%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.08%

Male Poverty Rate

5.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Helena Valley West Central

The race most likely to be in poverty in Helena Valley West Central is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Helena Valley West Central is Multiple, with 4.61% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.72%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.58%
High School7.16%
Some College3.00%
Bachelors or Greater0.84%

Helena Valley West Central Income

Helena Valley West Central Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$71,695$85,559
Families$84,013$96,649
Married Families$91,156-
Non Families$37,008$50,718

Helena Valley West Central Marital Status

Helena Valley West Central Marital Status

Marriage Rates

64.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

64.5%

Male Marriage Rate

64.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Helena Valley West Central Married by Age and Sex

Helena Valley West Central 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 35-44.

Helena Valley West Central Marital Status by Race

Helena Valley West Central Veterans

873

Number of Veterans

809

Male Veterans

64

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam297
First Gulf War231
Second Gulf War212
Korea48
World War II16
Name Veterans % of Total
White79413.61%
Indian6172.62%
Hispanic2028.17%
2 or More1811.25%

$Helena Valley West Central Veterans by Education

2.63%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Helena Valley West Central Employment Status

68.4%

Labor Force Participation

66.3%

Employment Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

Helena Valley West Central 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

64.78%

Born in Montana

98.03%

Native Born

1.97%

Foreign Born

0.48%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.03% of Helena Valley West Central residents were born in the United States, with 64.78% having been born in Montana. 0.48% 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
20208,2770.00%
20198,2770.00%
20188,277-345-4.00%
20178,622-131-1.50%
20168,7531892.21%
20158,564620.73%
20148,502931.11%
20138,4091161.40%
20128,293120.14%
20118,2813985.05%
20107,8830.00%