Musselshell County, Montana Population 2020

Musselshell County, Montana's estimated population is 4,645 with a growth rate of -0.13% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Musselshell County, Montana is the 36th largest county in Montana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20184,65160.13%
20174,645-6-0.13%
20164,651210.45%
20154,630-15-0.32%
20144,645-36-0.77%
20134,681-10-0.21%
20124,691-55-1.16%
20114,7461914.19%
20104,55544910.94%
19904,106-322-7.27%
19804,42869418.59%
19703,734-1,154-23.61%
19604,888-520-9.62%
19505,408-309-5.40%
19405,717-1,525-21.06%
19307,242-4,788-39.80%
192012,0300.00%

How Many People Live in Musselshell County, Montana?

4,645

Musselshell County, Montana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,74998.79%
Two or More Races300.62%
Asian200.42%
American Indian and Alaska Native80.17%

Musselshell County, Montana Population Pyramid 2020

Musselshell County, Montana Median Age

48


Total

48.7


Male

47.7


Female

Musselshell County, Montana Adults

There are 3,796 adults, (1,169 of whom are seniors) in Musselshell County, Montana.

Musselshell County, Montana Age Dependency

83

Age Dependency Ratio

44.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Musselshell County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

2,408

50.09%

Male

2,399

49.91%

Musselshell County, Montana Households and Families

Musselshell County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Musselshell County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.6%20.4%
All71.4%28.6%
Non Family65.6%34.4%
Female58%42%
Male21%79%

71.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0772.371.4
Married1,1192.8379.6
Non Family7841.265.6
Female1123.1458
Male625.1321

2.83

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

7.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Musselshell County, Montana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade902.58%
9th to 12th Grade2757.89%
High School Graduate1,48142.50%
Some College93926.94%
Associates Degree2085.97%
Bachelors Degree3299.44%
Graduate Degree1634.68%

Musselshell County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,4113,047479
Hispanic34345
Multiple Races20208
Asian1515
Native American54

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 multiple races people with a rate of 40.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,528$40,863$21,940
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$25,322$41,190$14,726
Some College$35,199$45,547$31,071
Bachelors Degree$32,125$35,250$31,429
Graduate Degree$48,000$50,417$

$30,528

Average Earnings

$40,863

Average Male

$21,940

Average Female

Musselshell County, Montana Language

Musselshell County, Montana Language by Age

Musselshell County, Montana Language

96.91% of Musselshell County, Montana residents speak only English, while 3.09% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.50% of the population.

Musselshell County, Montana Poverty

Musselshell County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,57083418.25%
Hispanic1075854.21%
Multiple29310.34%
Asian18316.67%

19.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.38%

Male Poverty Rate

21.60%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Musselshell County, Montana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Musselshell County, Montana is Hispanic, with 54.21% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Musselshell County, Montana is Multiple, with 10.34% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.76%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.15%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.91%
High School14.21%
Some College12.60%
Bachelors or Greater10.84%

Musselshell County, Montana Income

Musselshell County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,612$51,731
Families$52,097$61,856
Married Families$57,364-
Non Families$22,891$32,859

Musselshell County, Montana Marital Status

Musselshell County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.1%

Male Marriage Rate

57.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Musselshell County, Montana Married by Age and Sex

Musselshell County, Montana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Musselshell County, Montana Marital Status by Race

Musselshell County, Montana Veterans

601

Number of Veterans

502

Male Veterans

99

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam307
Second Gulf War104
First Gulf War65
Korea51
World War II31

$Musselshell County, Montana Veterans by Education

10.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.94%

Veteran Disability Rate

Musselshell County, Montana Employment Status

49%

Labor Force Participation

46%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Musselshell 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

45.06%

Born in Montana

99.02%

Native Born

0.98%

Foreign Born

0.25%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.02% of Musselshell County, Montana residents were born in the United States, with 45.06% having been born in Montana. 0.25% 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
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990