Hill County, Montana Population 2020

Hill County, Montana's estimated population is 16,463 with a growth rate of 0.16% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hill County, Montana is the 12th largest county in Montana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201816,347-116-0.70%
201716,463260.16%
201616,437-2-0.01%
201516,439-68-0.41%
201416,507-33-0.20%
201316,5401410.86%
201216,39940.02%
201116,3952421.50%
201016,153-1,501-8.50%
199017,654-331-1.84%
198017,9856273.61%
197017,358-1,295-6.94%
196018,6534,36830.58%
195014,2859817.37%
194013,304-471-3.42%
193013,775-183-1.31%
192013,9580.00%

How Many People Live in Hill County, Montana?

16,463

Hill County, Montana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,59370.52%
American Indian and Alaska Native3,93323.92%
Two or More Races5983.64%
Some Other Race2031.23%
Asian750.46%
Black or African American370.23%

Hill County, Montana Population Pyramid 2020

Hill County, Montana Median Age

34.5


Total

33.4


Male

35.3


Female

Hill County, Montana Adults

There are 11,913 adults, (2,349 of whom are seniors) in Hill County, Montana.

Hill County, Montana Age Dependency

71.9

Age Dependency Ratio

24.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Hill County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

8,147

49.56%

Male

8,292

50.44%

Hill County, Montana Households and Families

Hill County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hill County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.3%22.7%
Male66.5%33.5%
All61.6%38.4%
Non Family52.6%47.4%
Female37.3%62.7%

61.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,2742.5561.6
Married2,6483.2877.3
Non Family2,2481.2652.6
Female9603.3437.3
Male4183.0166.5

3.18

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

7.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.8%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hill County, Montana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3913.82%
9th to 12th Grade6766.60%
High School Graduate3,04129.70%
Some College2,37823.22%
Associates Degree1,24312.14%
Bachelors Degree1,87718.33%
Graduate Degree6336.18%

Hill County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,9167,2032,190
Native American1,8301,520176
Multiple Races29127871
Hispanic19517253
Other Race736031
Asian463822
Black2416

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 95.53%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 47.83%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,474$40,908$27,460
Less Than High School$26,875$31,250$16,759
High School Grad$23,879$30,346$20,379
Some College$33,320$40,893$30,481
Bachelors Degree$43,750$51,696$37,083
Graduate Degree$51,929$55,265$49,293

$32,474

Average Earnings

$40,908

Average Male

$27,460

Average Female

Hill County, Montana Language

Hill County, Montana Language by Age

Hill County, Montana Language

97.10% of Hill County, Montana residents speak only English, while 2.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.18% of the population.

Hill County, Montana Poverty

Hill County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,1521,61214.45%
Native3,8301,30934.18%
Hispanic57012822.46%
Multiple58712120.61%
Other1953015.38%
Asian752432.00%

19.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.05%

Male Poverty Rate

21.71%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hill County, Montana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hill County, Montana is Native, with 34.18% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hill County, Montana is White, with 14.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.52%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.92%
High School19.17%
Some College12.15%
Bachelors or Greater5.82%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed51.13%
Male Unemployed31.55%
Female Employed11.50%
Male Employed9.26%

Hill County, Montana Income

Hill County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,141$59,143
Families$58,670$69,256
Married Families$74,804-
Non Families$27,535$39,429

Hill County, Montana Marital Status

Hill County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.9%

Male Marriage Rate

45.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Hill County, Montana Married by Age and Sex

Hill 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.

Hill County, Montana Marital Status by Race

Hill County, Montana Veterans

1,056

Number of Veterans

968

Male Veterans

88

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam392
Second Gulf War211
First Gulf War182
Korea60
World War II36
Name Veterans % of Total
White8979.95%
Indian1325.76%
2 or More236.22%
Hispanic82.42%
Asian45.88%

$Hill County, Montana Veterans by Education

6.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hill County, Montana Employment Status

61.8%

Labor Force Participation

57.8%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

Hill 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

75.44%

Born in Montana

98.58%

Native Born

1.42%

Foreign Born

0.68%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.58% of Hill County, Montana residents were born in the United States, with 75.44% having been born in Montana. 0.68% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

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