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:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

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:
1,084,225

Age

Under 5 Years:
5.8%
5 - 17:
15.8%
18 - 24:
9.3%
25 - 34:
12.9%
35 - 54:
23.4%
55 - 64:
14.3%
Over 65 Years:
18.7%

Educational Attainment of Adults

High School Graduates
College Graduated
Attending College
94.0%
94.0%
33.1%
33.1%
4.7%
4.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

Per capita Income

Montana
USA
$32,463
$32,463
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

Montana
USA
$56,539
$56,539
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
12.8%

Employment Industries in MT

Healthcare
Retail
Accommodation
Education
Construction
Public Service
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Manufacturing
Other
Agriculture
Transportation
Finance
Administration
Arts
Wholesale
Real Estate
Information Technology
Mining
Utilities
Management
14.5%
14.5%
12.3%
12.3%
8.8%
8.8%
8.7%
8.7%
8.2%
8.2%
5.6%
5.6%
5.5%
5.5%
5.0%
5.0%
4.8%
4.8%
4.8%
4.8%
4.3%
4.3%
3.6%
3.6%
3.2%
3.2%
2.6%
2.6%
2.1%
2.1%
1.8%
1.8%
1.6%
1.6%
1.6%
1.6%
0.9%
0.9%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

White
American Indian And Alaska Native
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
Other Race / Two or More Races
Asian
Black Or African American
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
85.6%
85.6%
5.9%
5.9%
3.9%
3.9%
3.3%
3.3%
0.8%
0.8%
0.5%
0.5%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
Unclassified
Irish
English
Norwegian
Italian
French
Scottish
European
Swedish
Polish
Dutch
Scots-Irish
Scandinavian
Danish
Welsh
Russian
French Canadian
Czech
Finnish
24.1%
24.1%
21.2%
21.2%
13.6%
13.6%
11.6%
11.6%
8.7%
8.7%
3.6%
3.6%
3.2%
3.2%
3.0%
3.0%
2.8%
2.8%
2.7%
2.7%
1.9%
1.9%
1.8%
1.8%
1.5%
1.5%
1.2%
1.2%
1.1%
1.1%
1.0%
1.0%
0.8%
0.8%
0.8%
0.8%
0.7%
0.7%
0.6%
0.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
Spanish
Native American languages
German
French
Tagalog
Chinese
West Germanic languages
Arabic
Vietnamese
Slavic languages
Japanese
Russian
Other Asian languages
Korean
Polish
Indic languages
Navajo
Hebrew
Other Indo-European
96.0%
96.0%
1.4%
1.4%
0.8%
0.8%
0.7%
0.7%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born MT Residents
2.2%