Scobey, Montana Population 2020

1,029

Scobey is a city located in Montana. With a 2020 population of 1,029, it is the 57th largest city in Montana and the 10185th largest city in the United States. Scobey is currently growing at a rate of 0.10% annually and its population has increased by 1.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,017 in 2010. Scobey reached it's highest population of 1,056 in 2014. Spanning over 1 miles, Scobey has a population density of 1,398 people per square mile.

The average household income in Scobey is $63,226 with a poverty rate of 5.54%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $570 per month, and the median house value is $120,500. The median age in Scobey is 52.8 years, 45.5 years for males, and 57.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.4 males.

Scobey Demographics

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

  • White: 98.28%
  • Native American: 1.20%
  • Asian: 0.52%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Scobey, Montana is 1,029, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,027.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,017.

Scobey, Montana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,14298.28%
American Indian and Alaska Native141.20%
Asian60.52%

Scobey Population Pyramid 2020

Scobey Median Age

52.8


Total

45.5


Male

57.7


Female

Scobey Adults

There are 936 adults, (382 of whom are seniors) in Scobey.

Scobey Age Dependency

109.7

Age Dependency Ratio

69

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Scobey Sex Ratio

Female

604

51.98%

Male

558

48.02%

Scobey Households and Families

Scobey Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Scobey Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.8%8.2%
All77.7%22.3%
Female73.3%26.7%
Non Family68.6%31.4%
Male41.4%58.6%

77.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6061.8877.7
Non Family2931.0768.6
Married2692.6891.8
Male292.5541.4
Female151.9373.3

2.56

Average Family Size

1.88

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Scobey Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade50.56%
9th to 12th Grade303.37%
High School Graduate40145.11%
Some College19922.38%
Associates Degree839.34%
Bachelors Degree13715.41%
Graduate Degree343.82%

Scobey Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White821786159
Hispanic5454
Native American886
Asian666

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,750$53,365$26,111
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$49,643$62,188$23,438
Some College$28,250$42,083$26,288
Bachelors Degree$35,917$35,625$37,083
Graduate Degree$64,000$66,250$

$33,750

Average Earnings

$53,365

Average Male

$26,111

Average Female

Scobey Language

Scobey Language by Age

Scobey Language

96.96% of Scobey residents speak only English, while 3.04% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.25% of the population.

Scobey Poverty

Scobey Poverty by Race

5.54%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.61%

Male Poverty Rate

7.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Scobey

The race most likely to be in poverty in Scobey is White, with 5.94% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Scobey is White, with 5.94% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.29%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.59%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.03%
High School4.85%
Some College4.35%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed11.24%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.94%

Scobey Income

Scobey Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,182$63,226
Families$68,750$86,943
Married Families$72,656-
Non Families$30,913$37,255

Scobey Marital Status

Scobey Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.4%

Male Marriage Rate

53.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Scobey Married by Age and Sex

Scobey 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.

Scobey Marital Status by Race

Scobey Veterans

108

Number of Veterans

98

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea37
Vietnam31
Second Gulf War24
World War II6
First Gulf War6

$Scobey Veterans by Education

3.85%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.81%

Veteran Disability Rate

Scobey Employment Status

59.5%

Labor Force Participation

59.5%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Scobey 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

58.69%

Born in Montana

94.75%

Native Born

5.25%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.75% of Scobey residents were born in the United States, with 58.69% having been born in Montana. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,02910.10%
20191,02810.10%
20181,02750.49%
20171,02210.10%
20161,021-9-0.87%
20151,030-26-2.46%
20141,056121.15%
20131,04470.68%
20121,037111.07%
20111,02680.79%
20101,0180.00%