Kalispell, Montana Population 2022

26,503
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Kalispell is a city located in Flathead County Montana. Kalispell has a 2020 population of 26,503. It is also the county seat of Flathead County. Kalispell is currently growing at a rate of 2.50% annually and its population has increased by 32.11% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 20,062 in 2010.

The average household income in Kalispell is $62,877 with a poverty rate of 13.27%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $805 per month, and the median house value is $233,500. The median age in Kalispell is 36.8 years, 35.6 years for males, and 38.6 years for females.

Kalispell Demographics

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

  • White: 93.50%
  • Two or more races: 2.22%
  • Native American: 1.50%
  • Asian: 1.40%
  • Black or African American: 1.11%
  • Other race: 0.27%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Kalispell, Montana is 26,503 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 26,503.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 20,062.

Kalispell, Montana Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2021107,3841,7891.67%
2020105,5951,7891.69%
2019103,8061,7891.72%
2018102,0171,9261.89%
2017100,0912,3492.35%
201697,7421,9031.95%
201595,8391,2721.33%
201494,5671,6321.73%
201392,9351,3381.44%
201291,5973270.36%
201191,2704060.44%
201090,8640.00%

Kalispell Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White21,73093.50%
Two or More Races5152.22%
American Indian and Alaska Native3481.50%
Asian3261.40%
Black or African American2591.11%
Some Other Race630.27%
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Kalispell Population by Race

Kalispell Population Pyramid $2022

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Kalispell Median Age

36.8


Total

35.6


Male

38.6


Female

Kalispell Adults

There are 17,831 adults, (3,975 of whom are seniors) in Kalispell.

Kalispell Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

28.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39

Child Dependency Ratio

Kalispell Sex Ratio

Female

11,602

49.92%

Male

11,639

50.08%

Kalispell Population by Age

Kalispell Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Kalispell Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family46.3%53.7%
Female47.5%52.5%
Male55.8%44.2%
All60.4%39.6%
Married77.1%22.9%

60.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Kalispell Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,3182.4460.4
Married4,0813.1977.1
Non Family3,8221.1946.3
Female9473.4547.5
Male4684.0855.8

3.15

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

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Kalispell Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1991.27%
9th to 12th Grade7925.06%
High School Graduate4,57029.20%
Some College3,43621.95%
Associates Degree1,95712.50%
Bachelors Degree2,91818.64%
Graduate Degree1,78111.38%
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Kalispell Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Kalispell Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White14,67313,8744,419
Hispanic35723248
2+ Races247214126
Native American231203
Asian18617898
Black1435841
Other Race635915

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 95.70%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 52.69%.

Kalispell Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,043$37,239$28,659
Less Than 9th Grade$25,990$27,802$14,188
High School Graduate$27,535$30,175$21,801
Some College$29,178$36,820$26,926
Bachelors Degree$41,949$52,604$39,638
Graduate Degree$58,703$68,427$50,203

$32,043

Average Earnings

$37,239

Average Male

$28,659

Average Female

Kalispell Earnings by Educational Attainment

Kalispell Language by Age

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Kalispell Language

96.22% of Kalispell residents speak only English, while 3.78% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.08% of the population.

Kalispell Language

Kalispell Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White21,0562,80713.33%
Hispanic66313520.36%
Multiple515407.77%
Asian3263611.04%
Native327309.17%
Other22NaN%

13.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.31%

Male Poverty Rate

15.23%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Kalispell

The race most likely to be in poverty in Kalispell is Hispanic, with 20.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Kalispell is Multiple, with 7.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.92%.

Kalispell Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.89%
Some College13.78%
High School11.34%
Bachelors or Greater3.70%

Kalispell Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed21.05%
Male Unemployed15.40%
Female Employed6.94%
Male Employed4.89%

Kalispell Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Kalispell Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,294$62,877
Families$65,506$78,192
Married Families$77,232-
Non Families$28,206$35,985
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Income by Household Type

Kalispell Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.9%

Male Marriage Rate

44.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Kalispell Married by Age and Sex

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Kalispell 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 35-44.

Kalispell Marital Status by Race

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Kalispell Marital Status

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2,164

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam731
First Gulf War451
Second Gulf War319
Korea145
World War II98

Kalispell Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+566
35 to 54546
55 to 64465
65 to 74406
18 to 34181

Kalispell Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,06712.29%
Hispanic6415.92%
2+ Races5821.97%
Other Race2234.92%
Asian179.14%

Kalispell Veterans by Race

Kalispell Veterans by Education

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6.51%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Kalispell Veterans by Education

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64.5%

Labor Force Participation

60.9%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Kalispell Employment by Age

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Kalispell Employment by Race

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Kalispell 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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48.68%

Born in Kalispell

98.21%

Native Born

1.79%

Foreign Born

0.91%

Non Citizen

0.88%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.21% of Kalispell residents were born in the United States, with 48.68% having been born in Montana. 0.91% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Kalispell Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202226,5036462.50%
202125,8576462.56%
202025,2116462.63%
201924,5656462.70%
201823,9196932.98%
201723,2266843.03%
201622,5426793.11%
201521,8633731.74%
201421,4905172.47%
201320,9734172.03%
201220,5561790.88%
201120,3773151.57%
201020,0625,8393.50%
200014,2232,3061.78%
199011,9171,2281.09%
198010,6891630.15%
197010,5263750.36%
196010,1514140.42%
19509,7371,4921.68%
19408,2452,1513.07%
19306,0949471.70%
19205,147-402-0.75%
19105,5493,0238.19%
19002,5260.00%

Kalispell Population by Year