Mineral County, Montana Population 2020

Mineral County, Montana's estimated population is 4,245 with a growth rate of 3.06% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Mineral County, Montana is the 37th largest county in Montana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20184,316711.67%
20174,2451263.06%
20164,119-68-1.62%
20154,187-3-0.07%
20144,190-34-0.80%
20134,2241002.42%
20124,124-92-2.18%
20114,216-10-0.24%
20104,22691127.48%
19903,315-360-9.80%
19803,67571724.24%
19702,958-79-2.60%
19603,03795645.94%
19502,081-54-2.53%
19402,13550931.30%
19301,626-701-30.12%
19202,3270.00%

How Many People Live in Mineral County, Montana?

4,245

Mineral County, Montana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,92693.23%
Two or More Races1072.54%
American Indian and Alaska Native1072.54%
Asian611.45%
Some Other Race70.17%
Black or African American30.07%

Mineral County, Montana Population Pyramid 2020

Mineral County, Montana Median Age

52.6


Total

53.7


Male

51.3


Female

Mineral County, Montana Adults

There are 3,451 adults, (1,180 of whom are seniors) in Mineral County, Montana.

Mineral County, Montana Age Dependency

85.4

Age Dependency Ratio

52

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Mineral County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

2,076

49.30%

Male

2,135

50.70%

Mineral County, Montana Households and Families

Mineral County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mineral County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.6%11.4%
All73%27%
Male70%30%
Non Family60.2%39.8%
Female56.1%43.9%

73.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6992.4373
Married7613.0588.6
Non Family7031.1660.2
Female1554.1156.1
Male804.4670

3.15

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

2.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mineral County, Montana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1374.31%
9th to 12th Grade2066.48%
High School Graduate1,15436.31%
Some College78324.64%
Associates Degree34910.98%
Bachelors Degree37411.77%
Graduate Degree1755.51%

Mineral County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,9762,660531
Multiple Races70485
Native American6767
Hispanic464610
Asian1414
Other Race733
Black32

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 42.86%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$23,983$26,250$22,003
Less Than High School$14,519$$12,063
High School Grad$21,801$23,793$20,956
Some College$26,481$30,417$25,518
Bachelors Degree$30,824$30,139$30,987
Graduate Degree$22,273$21,591$

$23,983

Average Earnings

$26,250

Average Male

$22,003

Average Female

Mineral County, Montana Language

Mineral County, Montana Language by Age

Mineral County, Montana Language

98.99% of Mineral County, Montana residents speak only English, while 1.01% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.54% of the population.

Mineral County, Montana Poverty

Mineral County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,80463416.67%
Native1022423.53%
Hispanic782228.21%
Asian612134.43%
Multiple10776.54%

16.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.69%

Male Poverty Rate

18.29%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mineral County, Montana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mineral County, Montana is Asian, with 34.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mineral County, Montana is Multiple, with 6.54% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.70%.

Name Poverty
High School16.28%
Some College13.21%
Bachelors or Greater10.05%
Less Than High School8.11%

Mineral County, Montana Income

Mineral County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,905$52,906
Families$50,375$59,573
Married Families$55,579-
Non Families$21,809$40,538

Mineral County, Montana Marital Status

Mineral County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.1%

Male Marriage Rate

52.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Mineral County, Montana Married by Age and Sex

Mineral 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 35-44.

Mineral County, Montana Marital Status by Race

Mineral County, Montana Veterans

565

Number of Veterans

505

Male Veterans

60

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam301
First Gulf War100
Second Gulf War39
Korea33
World War II

$Mineral County, Montana Veterans by Education

14.72%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mineral County, Montana Employment Status

48.1%

Labor Force Participation

44.2%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Mineral 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

42.82%

Born in Montana

97.17%

Native Born

2.83%

Foreign Born

0.07%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.17% of Mineral County, Montana residents were born in the United States, with 42.82% having been born in Montana. 0.07% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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