Silver Bow County, Montana Population 2020

Silver Bow County, Montana's estimated population is 34,915 with a growth rate of 0.58% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Silver Bow County, Montana is the 8th largest county in Montana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201834,993780.22%
201734,9152010.58%
201634,714230.07%
201534,691-67-0.19%
201434,7581780.51%
201334,5801030.30%
201234,477720.21%
201134,4051720.50%
201034,2332920.86%
199033,941-4,151-10.90%
198038,092-3,889-9.26%
197041,981-4,473-9.63%
196046,454-1,968-4.06%
195048,422-4,785-8.99%
194053,207-3,762-6.60%
193056,969-3,344-5.54%
192060,3133,4656.10%
191056,8489,21319.34%
190047,63523,891100.62%
189023,7440.00%

Silver Bow County, Montana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White32,81094.24%
American Indian and Alaska Native8912.56%
Two or More Races4701.35%
Asian2770.80%
Black or African American2050.59%
Some Other Race1610.46%

Silver Bow County, Montana Population Pyramid 2020

Silver Bow County, Montana Median Age

39.8


Total

38.5


Male

41.4


Female

Silver Bow County, Montana Adults

There are 27,786 adults, (6,376 of whom are seniors) in Silver Bow County, Montana.

Silver Bow County, Montana Age Dependency

62.6

Age Dependency Ratio

29.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Silver Bow County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

17,226

49.48%

Male

17,588

50.52%

Silver Bow County, Montana Households and Families

Silver Bow County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Silver Bow County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.2%14.8%
Male75%25%
All66.9%33.1%
Non Family53.3%46.7%
Female49.7%50.3%

66.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,1582.2266.9
Non Family7,0091.2353.3
Married6,2213.0185.2
Female1,3813.3849.7
Male5473.0675

3

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Silver Bow County, Montana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5442.32%
9th to 12th Grade1,3675.84%
High School Graduate7,91033.76%
Some College5,43823.21%
Associates Degree1,9918.50%
Bachelors Degree4,16817.79%
Graduate Degree2,0098.58%

Silver Bow County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White21,81920,2076,000
Hispanic67152425
Native American54039067
Multiple Races24423231
Asian10710715
Black757539
Other Race696923

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 black people with a rate of 52.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,961$40,801$26,464
Less Than High School$13,913$30,328$11,188
High School Grad$26,635$30,695$22,521
Some College$26,896$36,218$22,053
Bachelors Degree$44,592$49,750$37,162
Graduate Degree$66,799$74,615$60,453

$31,961

Average Earnings

$40,801

Average Male

$26,464

Average Female

Silver Bow County, Montana Language

Silver Bow County, Montana Language by Age

Silver Bow County, Montana Language

96.60% of Silver Bow County, Montana residents speak only English, while 3.40% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.51% of the population.

Silver Bow County, Montana Poverty

Silver Bow County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White30,6605,58318.21%
Native83945954.71%
Hispanic1,57419612.45%
Black19714272.08%
Multiple4429321.04%
Asian262269.92%
Other16121.24%

19.09%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.84%

Male Poverty Rate

19.34%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Silver Bow County, Montana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Silver Bow County, Montana is Black, with 72.08% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Silver Bow County, Montana is Other, with 1.24% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.60%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.96%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.70%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.91%
Some College15.85%
High School15.77%
Bachelors or Greater6.35%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed49.14%
Female Unemployed45.20%
Female Employed13.91%
Male Employed12.53%

Silver Bow County, Montana Income

Silver Bow County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,237$58,093
Families$58,471$75,523
Married Families$72,253-
Non Families$25,501$36,168

Silver Bow County, Montana Marital Status

Silver Bow County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.4%

Male Marriage Rate

44.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Silver Bow County, Montana Married by Age and Sex

Silver Bow 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.

Silver Bow County, Montana Marital Status by Race

Silver Bow County, Montana Veterans

2,738

Number of Veterans

2,412

Male Veterans

326

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,042
First Gulf War398
Second Gulf War351
Korea282
World War II100
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,5359.62%
Indian9014.29%
Hispanic867.74%
2 or More4917.07%
Other4969.01%
Asian155.75%

$Silver Bow County, Montana Veterans by Education

12.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.35%

Veteran Disability Rate

Silver Bow County, Montana Employment Status

60.6%

Labor Force Participation

57.5%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Silver Bow 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

67.77%

Born in Montana

97.54%

Native Born

2.46%

Foreign Born

1.47%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.54% of Silver Bow County, Montana residents were born in the United States, with 67.77% having been born in Montana. 1.47% 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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