Liberty County, Montana Population 2020

Liberty County, Montana's estimated population is 2,458 with a growth rate of 0.57% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Liberty County, Montana is the 43rd largest county in Montana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20202,458140.57%
20192,444140.58%
20182,430140.58%
20172,41650.21%
20162,411190.79%
20152,392441.87%
20142,348-13-0.55%
20132,361-32-1.34%
20122,393140.59%
20112,379301.28%
20102,349542.35%
19902,295-34-1.46%
19802,329-30-1.27%
19702,359-265-10.10%
19602,62444420.37%
19502,180-29-1.31%
19402,209110.50%
19302,198-218-9.02%
19202,4160.00%
2020 Growth Rate
0.57%
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Founded
February 11, 1920[1]
County Seat

Liberty County, Montana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,25298.77%
Some Other Race160.70%
Two or More Races120.53%

Liberty County, Montana Population Pyramid 2020

Liberty County, Montana Median Age

49.1


Total

46.7


Male

50.4


Female

Liberty County, Montana Adults

There are 1,786 adults, (568 of whom are seniors) in Liberty County, Montana.

Liberty County, Montana Age Dependency

87.2

Age Dependency Ratio

46.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Liberty County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

1,134

49.74%

Male

1,146

50.26%

Liberty County, Montana Households and Families

Liberty County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Liberty County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married69.2%30.8%
All62.5%37.5%
Female59.5%40.5%
Non Family49.2%50.8%

62.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8862.5562.5
Married5203.2569.2
Non Family3091.1249.2
Female372.9259.5
Male205.75100

3.21

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Liberty County, Montana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade33819.99%
9th to 12th Grade844.97%
High School Graduate40223.77%
Some College42124.90%
Associates Degree1669.82%
Bachelors Degree19811.71%
Graduate Degree824.85%

Liberty County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,6501,242280
Hispanic3319
Multiple Races88

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 16.97%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,994$32,727$24,327
Less Than High School$31,875$$72,892
High School Grad$21,563$27,375$14,338
Some College$27,050$33,333$21,912
Bachelors Degree$25,583$24,479$26,000
Graduate Degree$$95,288$

$26,994

Average Earnings

$32,727

Average Male

$24,327

Average Female

Liberty County, Montana Language

Liberty County, Montana Language by Age

Liberty County, Montana Language

77.17% of Liberty County, Montana residents speak only English, while 22.83% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 22.83% of the population.

Liberty County, Montana Poverty

Liberty County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,19732014.57%
Hispanic4924.08%

14.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.47%

Male Poverty Rate

17.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Liberty County, Montana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Liberty County, Montana is White, with 14.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Liberty County, Montana is Hispanic, with 4.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.43%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.12%
High School13.88%
Some College7.04%
Bachelors or Greater2.90%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed10.91%
Female Employed8.40%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Liberty County, Montana Income

Liberty County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,419$84,026
Families$63,051$97,688
Married Families$64,559-
Non Families$30,129$57,840

Liberty County, Montana Marital Status

Liberty County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.9%

Male Marriage Rate

53.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Liberty County, Montana Married by Age and Sex

Liberty 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.

Liberty County, Montana Marital Status by Race

Liberty County, Montana Veterans

183

Number of Veterans

183

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam78
Korea42
Second Gulf War36
First Gulf War22
World War II14
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7467
75+60
35 to 5422
55 to 6418
18 to 3416
Name Veterans % of Total
White18310.29%
Hispanic1442.42%

$Liberty County, Montana Veterans by Education

5.59%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.61%

Veteran Disability Rate

Liberty County, Montana Employment Status

61.6%

Labor Force Participation

61.2%

Employment Rate

0.5%

Unemployment Rate

Liberty 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

74.56%

Born in Montana

99.47%

Native Born

0.53%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.47% of Liberty County, Montana residents were born in the United States, with 74.56% 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.

  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