Montana
Demographic Data






Montana POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Montana Population & Age Distribution

The Total Population of Montana is:
1,068,778

Age

Under 5 Years:
5.8%
5 - 17:
15.9%
18 - 24:
9.4%
25 - 34:
12.7%
35 - 54:
23.5%
55 - 64:
14.5%
Over 65 Years:
18.2%

Educational Attainment of Adults

High School Graduates
93.6%
93.6%
College Graduated
32.0%
32.0%
Attending College
4.8%
4.8%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

Per capita Income

Montana
$31,151
$31,151
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Montana
$54,970
$54,970
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
13.1%

Employment Industries in MT

Healthcare
14.5%
14.5%
Retail
11.9%
11.9%
Education
8.9%
8.9%
Accommodation
8.8%
8.8%
Construction
8.2%
8.2%
Public Service
5.9%
5.9%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
5.5%
5.5%
Agriculture
4.9%
4.9%
Manufacturing
4.8%
4.8%
Other
4.7%
4.7%
Transportation
4.2%
4.2%
Finance
3.8%
3.8%
Administration
3.1%
3.1%
Arts
2.5%
2.5%
Wholesale
2.3%
2.3%
Real Estate
1.7%
1.7%
Information Technology
1.7%
1.7%
Mining
1.6%
1.6%
Utilities
1.0%
1.0%
Management
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

White
86.1%
86.1%
Black Or African American
0.4%
0.4%
American Indian And Alaska Native
6.1%
6.1%
Asian
0.8%
0.8%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.1%
0.1%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.7%
2.7%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
3.8%
3.8%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
24.3%
24.3%
Unclassified
19.4%
19.4%
Irish
13.7%
13.7%
English
11.0%
11.0%
Norwegian
8.9%
8.9%
Italian
3.5%
3.5%
French
3.3%
3.3%
Scottish
3.0%
3.0%
European
2.9%
2.9%
Swedish
2.9%
2.9%
Dutch
2.0%
2.0%
Polish
1.9%
1.9%
Scots-Irish
1.5%
1.5%
Danish
1.2%
1.2%
Scandinavian
1.1%
1.1%
Welsh
1.0%
1.0%
Russian
0.9%
0.9%
French Canadian
0.8%
0.8%
Czech
0.7%
0.7%
Finnish
0.7%
0.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
95.8%
95.8%
Spanish
1.5%
1.5%
Native American languages
0.8%
0.8%
German
0.7%
0.7%
French
0.2%
0.2%
Tagalog
0.1%
0.1%
Chinese
0.1%
0.1%
West Germanic languages
0.1%
0.1%
Arabic
0.1%
0.1%
Slavic languages
0.1%
0.1%
Japanese
0.0%
0.0%
Korean
0.0%
0.0%
Russian
0.0%
0.0%
Vietnamese
0.0%
0.0%
Other Asian languages
0.0%
0.0%
Polish
0.0%
0.0%
Indic languages
0.0%
0.0%
Navajo
0.0%
0.0%
Hebrew
0.0%
0.0%
Other Indo-European
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born MT Residents
2.2%