Kalispell, Montana Population 2020

25,288

Kalispell is a city located in Montana. With a 2020 population of 25,288, it is the 7th largest city in Montana and the 1520th largest city in the United States. Kalispell is currently growing at a rate of 2.74% annually and its population has increased by 26.90% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 19,927 in 2010. Spanning over 12 miles, Kalispell has a population density of 2,106 people per square mile.

The average household income in Kalispell is $58,506 with a poverty rate of 14.78%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $755 per month, and the median house value is $214,100. The median age in Kalispell is 35.9 years, 35.3 years for males, and 37.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.8 males.

Kalispell Demographics

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

  • White: 94.77%
  • Two or more races: 2.07%
  • Asian: 1.22%
  • Native American: 1.11%
  • Black or African American: 0.57%
  • Other race: 0.27%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Kalispell, Montana is 25,288, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 23,938.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 19,927.

Kalispell, Montana Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020106,1342,0141.90%
2019104,1202,0141.93%
2018102,1062,0141.97%
2017100,0922,3072.30%
201697,7851,9331.98%
201595,8521,2751.33%
201494,5771,6411.74%
201392,9361,3411.44%
201291,5953320.36%
201191,2633960.43%
201090,8670.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White21,43794.77%
Two or More Races4682.07%
Asian2751.22%
American Indian and Alaska Native2521.11%
Black or African American1280.57%
Some Other Race610.27%

Kalispell Population Pyramid 2020

Kalispell Median Age

35.9


Total

35.3


Male

37.6


Female

Kalispell Adults

There are 17,026 adults, (3,674 of whom are seniors) in Kalispell.

Kalispell Age Dependency

69.4

Age Dependency Ratio

27.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Kalispell Sex Ratio

Female

11,434

50.55%

Male

11,187

49.45%

Kalispell Households and Families

Kalispell Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Kalispell Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married71.8%28.2%
All55.4%44.6%
Female47%53%
Non Family42.4%57.6%
Male36.3%63.7%

55.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,9452.4855.4
Married3,8903.2471.8
Non Family3,7891.342.4
Female8943.747
Male3723.4936.3

3.18

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

7.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Kalispell Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2721.81%
9th to 12th Grade7795.19%
High School Graduate4,40829.37%
Some College3,52323.47%
Associates Degree1,84012.26%
Bachelors Degree2,67517.82%
Graduate Degree1,51210.07%

Kalispell Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,12113,2344,064
Hispanic35527332
Native American246211
Multiple Races16314048
Asian13813162
Black10641
Other Race555113

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 94.93%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 44.93%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,097$32,874$27,791
Less Than High School$27,228$29,335$
High School Grad$26,742$28,052$24,278
Some College$25,872$27,047$25,345
Bachelors Degree$41,475$51,269$38,981
Graduate Degree$52,353$49,915$53,750

$30,097

Average Earnings

$32,874

Average Male

$27,791

Average Female

Kalispell Language

Kalispell Language by Age

Kalispell Language

97.20% of Kalispell residents speak only English, while 2.80% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.34% of the population.

Kalispell Poverty

Kalispell Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White20,4922,81813.75%
Hispanic70933547.25%
Native2355121.70%
Asian2754516.36%
Multiple468224.70%
Other511121.57%

14.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.04%

Male Poverty Rate

15.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Kalispell

The race most likely to be in poverty in Kalispell is Hispanic, with 47.25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Kalispell is Multiple, with 4.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.39%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.25%
Some College13.81%
High School11.64%
Bachelors or Greater4.61%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed29.75%
Female Employed7.92%
Female Unemployed7.35%
Male Employed6.32%

Kalispell Income

Kalispell Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,362$58,506
Families$61,385$72,491
Married Families$70,924-
Non Families$25,068$34,263

Kalispell Marital Status

Kalispell Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.4%

Male Marriage Rate

43.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Kalispell Married by Age and Sex

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 45-54.

Kalispell Marital Status by Race

Kalispell Veterans

2,066

Number of Veterans

1,827

Male Veterans

239

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam761
First Gulf War354
Second Gulf War318
Korea145
World War II89
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,97412.13%
Hispanic7618.54%
2 or More4322.28%
Asian2820.29%
Other2134.43%

$Kalispell Veterans by Education

9.74%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.60%

Veteran Disability Rate

Kalispell Employment Status

64.9%

Labor Force Participation

61.5%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Kalispell 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

50.42%

Born in Montana

98.15%

Native Born

1.85%

Foreign Born

0.88%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.15% of Kalispell residents were born in the United States, with 50.42% having been born in Montana. 0.88% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202025,2886752.74%
201924,6136752.82%
201823,9387143.07%
201723,2246752.99%
201622,5496843.13%
201521,8653731.74%
201421,4925182.47%
201320,9744152.02%
201220,5591800.88%
201120,3793141.56%
201020,0655,8423.50%
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%