Shepherd, Montana Population 2020

595

Shepherd is a city located in Montana. Shepherd has a 2020 population of 595. Shepherd is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 15.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 516 in 2010. Shepherd reached it's highest population of 817 in 2012.

The average household income in Shepherd is $81,760 with a poverty rate of 0.00%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $201,200. The median age in Shepherd is 31 years, 22.9 years for males, and 36.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 108.8 males.

Shepherd Demographics

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

  • White: 89.41%
  • Native American: 10.59%
  • 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 595, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 595.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 516.

Shepherd, Montana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White53289.41%
American Indian and Alaska Native6310.59%

Shepherd Population Pyramid 2020

Shepherd Median Age

31


Total

22.9


Male

36.7


Female

Shepherd Adults

There are 386 adults, (36 of whom are seniors) in Shepherd.

Shepherd Age Dependency

70

Age Dependency Ratio

10.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

59.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Shepherd Sex Ratio

Female

285

47.90%

Male

310

52.10%

Shepherd Households and Families

Shepherd Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Shepherd Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family100%0%
All75.1%24.9%
Married70%30%
Female0%0%
Male0%0%

75.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1813.2975.1
Married1503.7670
Non Family310100
Female00
Male00

3.76

Average Family Size

3.29

Average Household Size

0%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Shepherd Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade123.66%
9th to 12th Grade103.05%
High School Graduate9428.66%
Some College6519.82%
Associates Degree3811.59%
Bachelors Degree7522.87%
Graduate Degree3410.37%

Shepherd Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White30027889
Native American282820

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 71.43%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$49,688$53,668$38,375
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$$$
Some College$35,893$48,542$
Bachelors Degree$53,468$53,508$
Graduate Degree$58,906$$

$49,688

Average Earnings

$53,668

Average Male

$38,375

Average Female

Shepherd Language

Shepherd Language by Age

Shepherd Language

97.70% of Shepherd residents speak only English, while 2.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.30% of the population.

Shepherd Poverty

Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%
High School0.00%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Shepherd Income

Shepherd Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$78,967$81,760
Families$79,565$85,746
Married Families$79,565-
Non Families-$62,471

Shepherd Marital Status

Shepherd Marital Status

Marriage Rates

73.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

71.7%

Male Marriage Rate

76.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Shepherd Married by Age and Sex

Shepherd Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 20-34, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Shepherd Marital Status by Race

Shepherd Veterans

25

Number of Veterans

25

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam15
Second Gulf War10
First Gulf War5
World War II
Korea

$Shepherd Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Shepherd Employment Status

69.3%

Labor Force Participation

64%

Employment Rate

7.7%

Unemployment Rate

Shepherd 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

68.57%

Born in Montana

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Shepherd residents were born in the United States, with 68.57% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20205950.00%
20195950.00%
2018595-3-0.50%
2017598335.84%
201656510.18%
2015564-202-26.37%
2014766506.98%
2013716-101-12.36%
2012817111.36%
201180629056.20%
20105160.00%