Shepherd, Montana Population 2022

895
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Shepherd is a city located in Yellowstone County Montana. Shepherd has a 2020 population of 895. Shepherd is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 73.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 516 in 2010.

The average household income in Shepherd is $117,562 with a poverty rate of 3.35%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $245,800. The median age in Shepherd is 24.9 years, 20.8 years for males, and 32.5 years for females.

Shepherd Demographics

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

  • White: 90.84%
  • Native American: 9.16%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Shepherd, Montana is 895 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 895.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 516.

Shepherd, Montana Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White81390.84%
American Indian and Alaska Native829.16%
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Shepherd Population by Race

Shepherd Population Pyramid $2022

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Shepherd Median Age

24.9


Total

20.8


Male

32.5


Female

Shepherd Adults

There are 550 adults, (49 of whom are seniors) in Shepherd.

Shepherd Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

9.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

68.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Shepherd Sex Ratio

Female

410

45.81%

Male

485

54.19%

Shepherd Population by Age

Shepherd Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Shepherd Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male0%0%
Female0%100%
All85.4%14.6%
Married86.6%13.4%
Non Family100%0%

85.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Shepherd Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2613.4385.4
Married1944.1886.6
Non Family550100
Female122.50
Male00

4.08

Average Family Size

3.43

Average Household Size

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Shepherd Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade378.31%
9th to 12th Grade81.80%
High School Graduate10724.04%
Some College7015.73%
Associates Degree8118.20%
Bachelors Degree5512.36%
Graduate Degree8719.55%
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Shepherd Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Shepherd Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White418373123
Native American272719

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 native american people with a rate of 70.37%.

Shepherd Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$52,321$85,500$21,728
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$$$11,176
Some College$39,286$51,786$
Bachelors Degree$53,750$$
Graduate Degree$75,375$$

$52,321

Average Earnings

$85,500

Average Male

$21,728

Average Female

Shepherd Earnings by Educational Attainment

Shepherd Language by Age

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Shepherd Language

95.26% of Shepherd residents speak only English, while 4.74% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.74% of the population.

Shepherd Language

Shepherd Poverty by Race

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3.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.71%

Male Poverty Rate

2.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Shepherd

The race most likely to be in poverty in Shepherd is White, with 3.69% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Shepherd is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 0.00%.

Shepherd Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College7.95%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
High School0.00%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Shepherd Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed7.50%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Shepherd Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Shepherd Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$111,250$117,562
Families$130,109$134,126
Married Families$130,761-
Non Families$38,417$55,522
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Income by Household Type

Shepherd Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

67.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

66.9%

Male Marriage Rate

69.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Shepherd Married by Age and Sex

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Shepherd 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 55-64.

Shepherd Marital Status by Race

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Shepherd Marital Status

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70

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War38
Vietnam28
Second Gulf War10
World War II
Korea

Shepherd Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5432
65 to 7428
18 to 3410
75+
55 to 64

Shepherd Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White6412.24%
Native American622.22%

Shepherd Veterans by Race

Shepherd Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

8.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Shepherd Veterans by Education

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72.2%

Labor Force Participation

72.2%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Shepherd Employment by Age

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Shepherd Employment by Race

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Shepherd 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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67.60%

Born in Shepherd

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Shepherd residents were born in the United States, with 67.60% 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 Europe.

Shepherd Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20228950.00%
20218950.00%
20208950.00%
201989530050.42%
2018595-3-0.50%
2017598335.84%
201656510.18%
2015564-202-26.37%
2014766506.98%
2013716-101-12.36%
2012817111.36%
201180629056.20%
20105160.00%

Shepherd Population by Year