Big Horn County, Montana Population 2020

Big Horn County, Montana's estimated population is 13,444 with a growth rate of -0.03% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Big Horn County, Montana is the 14th largest county in Montana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201813,338-106-0.79%
201713,444-4-0.03%
201613,4481391.04%
201513,309-34-0.25%
201413,3432241.71%
201313,1191190.92%
201213,000-60-0.46%
201113,0601451.12%
201012,9151,57813.92%
199011,3372412.17%
198011,0961,03910.33%
197010,057500.50%
196010,0071831.86%
19509,824-595-5.71%
194010,4191,87621.96%
19308,5431,52821.78%
19207,0150.00%

How Many People Live in Big Horn County, Montana?

13,444

Big Horn County, Montana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
American Indian and Alaska Native8,81565.90%
White4,19431.35%
Two or More Races3002.24%
Some Other Race380.28%
Asian200.15%
Black or African American60.04%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander30.02%

Big Horn County, Montana Population Pyramid 2020

Big Horn County, Montana Median Age

30.8


Total

29.5


Male

32.4


Female

Big Horn County, Montana Adults

There are 8,882 adults, (1,576 of whom are seniors) in Big Horn County, Montana.

Big Horn County, Montana Age Dependency

83.1

Age Dependency Ratio

21.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

61.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Big Horn County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

6,804

50.87%

Male

6,572

49.13%

Big Horn County, Montana Households and Families

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

Big Horn County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married63.6%36.4%
All60.1%39.9%
Male59.5%40.5%
Non Family56.4%43.6%
Female55.2%44.8%

60.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,6873.5960.1
Married1,9004.0463.6
Non Family7661.3756.4
Female7474.2755.2
Male2744.7759.5

4.06

Average Family Size

3.59

Average Household Size

6.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Big Horn County, Montana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2182.83%
9th to 12th Grade6949.01%
High School Graduate2,75835.79%
Some College1,87524.33%
Associates Degree82410.69%
Bachelors Degree98312.76%
Graduate Degree3544.59%

Big Horn County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Native American4,4123,872627
White2,8622,562666
Hispanic37531140
Multiple Races10384
Other Race2121
Asian202020
Black66
Islander333

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,540$34,109$26,533
Less Than High School$21,585$26,364$21,317
High School Grad$30,029$34,413$24,244
Some College$27,279$32,083$24,583
Bachelors Degree$40,147$42,019$35,917
Graduate Degree$54,886$53,295$61,944

$30,540

Average Earnings

$34,109

Average Male

$26,533

Average Female

Big Horn County, Montana Language

Big Horn County, Montana Language by Age

Big Horn County, Montana Language

71.63% of Big Horn County, Montana residents speak only English, while 28.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 25.35% of the population.

Big Horn County, Montana Poverty

Big Horn County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native8,7122,93233.65%
White3,5663269.14%
Hispanic81520625.28%
Multiple2805017.86%
Black66100.00%
Other3825.26%

26.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.56%

Male Poverty Rate

26.81%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Big Horn County, Montana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Big Horn County, Montana is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Big Horn County, Montana is Other, with 5.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 37.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.94%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.20%
Some College22.58%
High School22.10%
Bachelors or Greater10.88%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed42.24%
Female Unemployed39.04%
Female Employed15.32%
Male Employed12.69%

Big Horn County, Montana Income

Big Horn County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,365$60,332
Families$52,925$64,921
Married Families$73,500-
Non Families$31,488$39,830

Big Horn County, Montana Marital Status

Big Horn County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.5%

Male Marriage Rate

46.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Big Horn County, Montana Married by Age and Sex

Big Horn County, Montana Marriage

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

Big Horn County, Montana Marital Status by Race

Big Horn County, Montana Veterans

732

Number of Veterans

696

Male Veterans

36

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam239
First Gulf War173
Second Gulf War159
Korea121
World War II8
Name Veterans % of Total
White39811.81%
Indian3005.63%
2 or More2624.30%
Hispanic112.44%
Asian840.00%

$Big Horn County, Montana Veterans by Education

9.62%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.45%

Veteran Disability Rate

Big Horn County, Montana Employment Status

59%

Labor Force Participation

51%

Employment Rate

13.4%

Unemployment Rate

Big Horn County, Montana 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

78.54%

Born in Montana

98.65%

Native Born

1.35%

Foreign Born

0.92%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.65% of Big Horn County, Montana residents were born in the United States, with 78.54% having been born in Montana. 0.92% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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