Three Forks, Montana Population 2020

2,139

Three Forks is a city located in Montana. With a 2020 population of 2,139, it is the 34th largest city in Montana and the 7349th largest city in the United States. Three Forks is currently growing at a rate of 2.05% annually and its population has increased by 14.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,869 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Three Forks has a population density of 1,468 people per square mile.

The average household income in Three Forks is $67,029 with a poverty rate of 5.92%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $904 per month, and the median house value is $192,400. The median age in Three Forks is 43.7 years, 44.5 years for males, and 43.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.2 males.

Three Forks Demographics

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

  • White: 96.20%
  • Two or more races: 2.39%
  • Native American: 0.83%
  • Asian: 0.57%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Three Forks, Montana is 2,139, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,053.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,869.

Three Forks, Montana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,84996.20%
Two or More Races462.39%
American Indian and Alaska Native160.83%
Asian110.57%

Three Forks Population Pyramid 2020

Three Forks Median Age

43.7


Total

44.5


Male

43.2


Female

Three Forks Adults

There are 1,507 adults, (411 of whom are seniors) in Three Forks.

Three Forks Age Dependency

75.4

Age Dependency Ratio

37.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Three Forks Sex Ratio

Female

995

51.77%

Male

927

48.23%

Three Forks Households and Families

Three Forks Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Three Forks Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.1%18.9%
Male75.5%24.5%
All65.7%34.3%
Non Family64.5%35.5%
Female20.9%79.1%

65.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8082.3665.7
Married3652.9581.1
Non Family2651.1264.5
Female1292.720.9
Male493.8675.5

2.9

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

6.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Three Forks Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade221.62%
9th to 12th Grade1087.98%
High School Graduate48735.97%
Some College34825.70%
Associates Degree866.35%
Bachelors Degree25118.54%
Graduate Degree523.84%

Three Forks Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,2971,187303
Multiple Races2713
Hispanic1313
Asian1111
Native American6

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 23.36%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,902$54,315$26,420
Less Than High School$36,250$40,417$15,750
High School Grad$27,108$47,386$25,172
Some College$48,333$70,284$30,673
Bachelors Degree$54,375$74,615$46,591
Graduate Degree$53,864$53,920$44,792

$43,902

Average Earnings

$54,315

Average Male

$26,420

Average Female

Three Forks Language

Three Forks Language by Age

Three Forks Language

99.51% of Three Forks residents speak only English, while 0.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.49% of the population.

Three Forks Poverty

Three Forks Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,7911055.86%
Multiple46817.39%

5.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.85%

Male Poverty Rate

6.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Three Forks

The race most likely to be in poverty in Three Forks is Multiple, with 17.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Three Forks is White, with 5.86% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.57%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.07%
Bachelors or Greater5.61%
High School2.29%
Some College0.69%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed89.29%
Female Employed3.19%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Three Forks Income

Three Forks Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,156$67,029
Families$65,982$78,922
Married Families$74,844-
Non Families$32,188$38,012

Three Forks Marital Status

Three Forks Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.9%

Male Marriage Rate

48.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Three Forks Married by Age and Sex

Three Forks Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Three Forks Marital Status by Race

Three Forks Veterans

181

Number of Veterans

181

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam73
Korea38
First Gulf War38
World War II9
Second Gulf War3

$Three Forks Veterans by Education

4.97%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.99%

Veteran Disability Rate

Three Forks Employment Status

65.2%

Labor Force Participation

61.7%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Three Forks 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

56.35%

Born in Montana

99.53%

Native Born

0.47%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.53% of Three Forks residents were born in the United States, with 56.35% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,139432.05%
20192,096432.09%
20182,053301.48%
20172,023432.17%
20161,980241.23%
20151,956301.56%
20141,92640.21%
20131,922211.10%
20121,901110.58%
20111,890180.96%
20101,8720.00%