Thompson Falls, Montana Population 2022

1,520
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Thompson Falls is a city located in Sanders County Montana. Thompson Falls has a 2020 population of 1,520. It is also the county seat of Sanders County. Thompson Falls is currently growing at a rate of 2.08% annually and its population has increased by 14.54% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,327 in 2010.

The average household income in Thompson Falls is $48,089 with a poverty rate of 20.18%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $725 per month, and the median house value is $163,900. The median age in Thompson Falls is 39 years, 40.3 years for males, and 34.2 years for females.

Thompson Falls Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Thompson Fallswas:

  • White: 97.19%
  • Two or more races: 1.51%
  • Native American: 0.89%
  • Other race: 0.41%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Thompson Falls, Montana is 1,520 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,520.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,327.

Thompson Falls, Montana Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,41997.19%
Two or More Races221.51%
American Indian and Alaska Native130.89%
Some Other Race60.41%
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Thompson Falls Population by Race

Thompson Falls Population Pyramid $2022

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Thompson Falls Median Age

39


Total

40.3


Male

34.2


Female

Thompson Falls Adults

There are 1,035 adults, (199 of whom are seniors) in Thompson Falls.

Thompson Falls Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

23.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Thompson Falls Sex Ratio

Female

682

46.71%

Male

778

53.29%

Thompson Falls Population by Age

Thompson Falls Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Thompson Falls Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female16.1%83.9%
Male42.3%57.7%
Non Family44.3%55.7%
All58%42%
Married81.3%18.7%

58.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Thompson Falls Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5532.658
Married2513.1181.3
Non Family1941.2944.3
Female564.6816.1
Male522.8542.3

3.19

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

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Thompson Falls Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade161.75%
9th to 12th Grade9310.15%
High School Graduate42546.40%
Some College18820.52%
Associates Degree525.68%
Bachelors Degree10111.03%
Graduate Degree414.48%
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Thompson Falls Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Thompson Falls Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White858754134
Hispanic35358
Native American139
2+ Races109
Other Race66

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 22.86%.

Thompson Falls Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,676$33,750$21,860
Less Than 9th Grade$23,365$$
High School Graduate$23,542$29,141$20,278
Some College$23,643$47,955$20,781
Bachelors Degree$42,946$36,771$52,969
Graduate Degree$41,607$$

$24,676

Average Earnings

$33,750

Average Male

$21,860

Average Female

Thompson Falls Earnings by Educational Attainment

Thompson Falls Language by Age

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Thompson Falls Language

99.70% of Thompson Falls residents speak only English, while 0.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 0.30% of the population.

Thompson Falls Language

Thompson Falls Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,32628321.34%
Hispanic6646.06%
OtherNaN%

20.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.96%

Male Poverty Rate

25.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Thompson Falls

The race most likely to be in poverty in Thompson Falls is White, with 21.34% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Thompson Falls is Hispanic, with 6.06% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.07%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.46%.

Thompson Falls Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade26.61%
High School25.12%
Some College10.04%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Thompson Falls Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed27.17%
Male Employed9.85%
Male Unemployed8.00%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Thompson Falls Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Thompson Falls Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$33,516$48,089
Families$35,987$52,234
Married Families$57,330-
Non Families$28,438$40,197
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Income by Household Type

Thompson Falls Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.5%

Male Marriage Rate

49.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Thompson Falls Married by Age and Sex

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Thompson Falls 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 35-44.

Thompson Falls Marital Status by Race

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Thompson Falls Marital Status

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82

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War21
Korea18
Vietnam12
World War II8
Second Gulf War

Thompson Falls Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+36
65 to 7421
55 to 6413
35 to 5412
18 to 34

Thompson Falls Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White787.75%
Native American430.77%

Thompson Falls Veterans by Race

Thompson Falls Veterans by Education

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29.27%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

Thompson Falls Veterans by Education

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61.1%

Labor Force Participation

55.7%

Employment Rate

9%

Unemployment Rate

Thompson Falls Employment by Age

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Thompson Falls Employment by Race

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Thompson Falls 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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45.21%

Born in Thompson Falls

99.79%

Native Born

0.21%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.21%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.79% of Thompson Falls residents were born in the United States, with 45.21% 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 North America.

Thompson Falls Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20221,520312.08%
20211,489312.13%
20201,458312.17%
20191,427312.22%
20181,396191.38%
20171,377261.92%
20161,351221.66%
20151,329-5-0.37%
20141,33410.08%
20131,333-8-0.60%
20121,34130.22%
20111,338110.83%
20101,3270.00%

Thompson Falls Population by Year