Big Horn County, Montana Population 2022

Big Horn County, Montana's estimated population is 13,181 with a growth rate of -0.35% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Big Horn County, Montana is the 15th largest county in Montana. The 2010 Population was 12,911 and has seen a growth of 2.09% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19207,0150.00%
19308,5431,52821.78%
194010,4191,87621.96%
19509,824-595-5.71%
196010,0071831.86%
197010,057500.50%
198011,0961,03910.33%
199011,3372412.17%
201012,9111,57413.88%
201113,0561451.12%
201212,995-61-0.47%
201313,1171220.94%
201413,3432261.72%
201513,312-31-0.23%
201613,4581461.10%
201713,483250.19%
201813,365-118-0.88%
201913,319-46-0.34%
202013,273-46-0.35%
202113,227-46-0.35%
202213,181-46-0.35%
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Big Horn County, Montana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,88529.21%
American Indian and Alaska Native8,74065.70%
Asian310.23%
Some Other Race350.26%
Two or More Races6114.59%
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Big Horn County, Montana Population by Race

Big Horn County, Montana Population Pyramid 2022

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Big Horn County, Montana Median Age

31.4


Total

28.4


Male

33.6


Female

Big Horn County, Montana Adults

There are 8,821 adults, (1,684 of whom are seniors) in Big Horn County, Montana.

Big Horn County, Montana Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

23.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

62.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Big Horn County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

6,705

50.41%

Male

6,597

49.59%

Big Horn County, Montana Population by Age

Big Horn County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Big Horn County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.1%27.9%
All64.9%35.1%
Non Family64.9%35.1%
Female52.7%47.3%
Male42.5%57.5%

64.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Big Horn County, Montana Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,6223.6364.9
Married1,8044.3572.1
Male2525.4242.5
Female5984.6752.7
Non Family9681.1864.9

4.4

Average Family Size

3.63

Average Household Size

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Big Horn County, Montana Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1652.19%
9th to 12th Grade6478.58%
High School Graduate2,52933.52%
Some College1,97026.11%
Associates Degree83211.03%
Bachelors Degree90712.02%
Graduate Degree4956.56%
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Big Horn County, Montana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Big Horn County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian313127
White2,7402,581768
2+ Races27227072
Native American4,3143,663527
Hispanic29729629
Other Race1414

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 asian people with a rate of 87.10%.

Big Horn County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,290$35,292$30,057
Less Than 9th Grade$25,870$27,120$24,042
High School Graduate$27,422$33,426$26,116
Some College$27,009$33,333$24,771
Bachelors Degree$42,083$50,833$39,095
Graduate Degree$61,250$91,213$57,143

$32,290

Average Earnings

$35,292

Average Male

$30,057

Average Female

Big Horn County, Montana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Big Horn County, Montana Language by Age

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Big Horn County, Montana Language

73.57% of Big Horn County, Montana residents speak only English, while 26.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 24.72% of the population.

Big Horn County, Montana Language

Big Horn County, Montana Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple59832754.68%
Hispanic77133142.93%
Native8,6582,77832.09%
White3,47641311.88%
OtherNaN%

27.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.10%

Male Poverty Rate

29.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Big Horn County, Montana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Big Horn County, Montana is Multiple, with 54.68% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Big Horn County, Montana is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.98%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.73%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 39.12%.

Big Horn County, Montana Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade43.82%
High School20.90%
Some College26.12%
Bachelors or Greater8.41%

Big Horn County, Montana Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed13.15%
Male Unemployed48.05%
Female Employed17.95%
Female Unemployed43.77%

Big Horn County, Montana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Big Horn County, Montana Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$48,273$64,288
Families$57,218$71,981
Married Families$75,867-
Non Families$26,722$37,334
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Income by Household Type

Big Horn County, Montana Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.1%

Male Marriage Rate

44.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Big Horn County, Montana Married by Age and Sex

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Big Horn County, Montana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Big Horn County, Montana Marital Status by Race

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Big Horn County, Montana Marital Status

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562

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War107
First Gulf War139
Vietnam236
Korea90
World War II

Big Horn County, Montana Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3421
35 to 54117
55 to 6483
65 to 74186
75+155

Big Horn County, Montana Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2999.39%
Native American2574.98%
2+ Races61.50%

Big Horn County, Montana Veterans by Race

Big Horn County, Montana Veterans by Education

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10.51%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.09%

Veteran Disability Rate

Big Horn County, Montana Veterans by Education

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61.1%

Labor Force Participation

52.8%

Employment Rate

13.4%

Unemployment Rate

Big Horn County, Montana Employment by Age

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Big Horn County, Montana Employment by Race

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Big Horn County, Montana 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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78.38%

Born in Big Horn County, Montana

99.46%

Native Born

0.54%

Foreign Born

0.35%

Non Citizen

0.19%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.46% of Big Horn County, Montana residents were born in the United States, with 78.38% having been born in Montana. 0.35% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Big Horn County, Montana Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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