Townsend is a city located in Broadwater County Montana. Townsend has a 2020 population of 2,320. It is also the county seat of Broadwater County. Townsend is currently growing at a rate of 2.47% annually and its population has increased by 21.91% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,903 in 2010.
The average household income in Townsend is $58,282 with a poverty rate of 11.90%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $645 per month, and the median house value is $160,400. The median age in Townsend is 48.8 years, 46.5 years for males, and 51.3 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Townsendwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 46.67%.
94.21% of Townsend residents speak only English, while 5.79% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.99% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Townsend is White, with 12.82% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Townsend is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.44%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.79%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Townsend
97.72% of Townsend residents were born in the United States, with 44.96% having been born in Montana. 1.24% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.