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Montana Demographics

Population

Population 2000 2010 2016 2021
Montana 902,195 989,415 1,047,855 1,099,242
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Population by Age

Population 2010 2016 2021
0-4 62,423 62,054 63,516
5-9 60,765 62,409 63,271
10-14 61,124 62,823 66,460
15-19 66,724 64,156 67,083
20-24 67,138 72,114 68,363
25-29 64,123 67,689 69,208
30-34 58,741 65,126 68,057
35-39 55,575 59,203 65,437
40-44 57,370 57,636 61,598
45-49 71,021 61,683 60,181
50-54 78,811 73,233 65,195
55-59 75,915 82,120 76,419
60-64 62,943 76,023 82,070
65-69 46,556 63,322 74,903
70-74 34,186 44,627 59,582
75-79 25,637 30,054 38,768
80-84 20,342 20,726 24,523
85+ 20,021 22,857 24,608
18+ 765,852 823,978 867,457
Median Age 40 41 42
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Population by Race

Montana 2016
Total 1,047,855
White Alone 88.230
Black Alone 0.620
American Indian Alone 6.420
Asian Alone 0.860
Pacific Islander Alone 0.090
Some Other Race 0.780
Two or More Races 3.000
Hispanic Origin 3.790
Diversity Index 27.400
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Households

Population 2000 2010 2016 2021
Households 358,667 409,607 435,247 457,549
Housing Units 412,633 482,825 515,148 542,057
Owner Occupied Units 283,992 298,551
Renter Occupied Units 151,255 158,998
Vacant Units 79,901 84,508
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Income

Montana 2016 2021
Median Household $47,161 $53,257
Average Household $64,163 $70,619
Per Capita $27,006 $29,732
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Household Income Base

Montana 2016
<$15,000 62,071
$15,000 - $24,999 50,603
$25,000 - $34,999 50,719
$35,000 - $49,999 63,506
$50,000 - $74,999 84,101
$75,000 - $99,999 49,520
$100,000 - $149,999 47,716
$150,000 - $199,999 13,279
$200,000+ 13,715
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Growth Rate

Montana 2010 - 2014 2014 - 2019
Population 1% 1%
Households 1% 1%
Families 1% 1%
Median Household Income 2%
Per Capita Income 2%
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Montana Quality Life

Home Value

Montana 2016 2021
Median Home Value $208,470 $241,744
Average Home Value $255,066 $282,148
<$50,000 32,054 26,073
$50,000 - $99,999 28,009 25,989
$100,000 - $149,999 32,359 30,213
$150,000 - $199,999 42,988 33,000
$200,000 - $249,999 38,800 40,709
$250,000 - $299,999 31,956 37,862
$300,000 - $399,999 35,611 54,979
$400,000 - $499,999 17,407 20,556
$500,000 - $749,999 13,709 15,188
$750,000 - $999,999 6,035 7,801
$1,000,000 + 5,037 6,154
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Housing Year Built

Year Range Houses Built
2010 or Later 5,747
2000-2009 78,753
1990-1999 68,647
1980-1989 55,934
1970-1979 90,451
1960-1969 43,797
1950-1959 46,083
1940-1949 26,118
1939 or Before 71,252
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Commute

Category Commuters
Workers 16+ 473,349
In-County Residents 427,866
Out-of-County Residents 36,972
Drive Alone 356,557
Carpooled 48,837
Public Transport 4,004
Work at Home 30,226
Less than 5 minutes 33,625
5-9 minutes 85,316
10-14 minutes 96,662
15-19 minutes 81,168
20-24 minutes 53,131
25-29 minutes 16,776
30-34 minutes 32,439
35-39 minutes 4,816
40-44 minutes 6,304
45-59 minutes 13,427
60-89 minutes 10,450
90+ minutes 9,009
Average Travel Time 18
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Montana Workforce Occupations

Employees By NAICS

Category Number
Total Employees 584,416
Agr/Forestry/Fish/Hunt 9,001
Mining 4,249
Utilities 3,439
Construction 33,688
Manufacturing 20,019
Wholesale Trade 21,166
   
Retail Trade 74,994
Motor Veh/Parts Dealers 11,651
Furn & Home Furnish Str 2,549
Electronics & Appl Store 3,015
Bldg Matl/Garden Equip 8,799
Food & Beverage Stores 13,387
Health/Pers Care Stores 3,778
Gasoline Stations 4,644
Clothing/Accessory Store 3,449
Sports/Hobby/Book/Music 6,160
General Merchandise Str 11,016
Misc Store Retailers 6,010
Nonstore Retailers 536
   
Transportation/Warehouse 15,462
Information 12,164
   
Finance & Insurance 18,835
Cntrl Bank/Crdt Intrmdtn 8,766
Sec/Cmdty Cntrct/Oth Inv 2,853
Insur/Funds/Trusts/Other 7,216
   
Real Estate/Rent/Leasing 12,458
Prof/Scientific/Tech Srv 25,974
Legal Services 4,706
Mgmt of Comp/Enterprises 688
Admin/Support/Waste Mgmt 11,794
Educational Services 51,321
HealthCare/Social Assist 91,067
Arts/Entertainment/Rec 14,247
   
Accommodation/Food Srvcs 58,389
Accommodation 18,694
Food Srv/Drinking Places 39,695
   
Other Srv excl Pub Admin 33,207
Auto Repair/Maintenance 5,438
Public Administration Emp 68,022
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Montana Higher Education

Educational Attainment (25+)

Educational Level Attained Number
Some High School 37,754
Graduated High School 188,925
Associates Degree 59,339
Bachelor's Degree 139,370
Graduate Degree 74,026
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Education Expenses

Category Amount
College Tuition $470,181,073
College School Books/Supplies $23,581,328
Voc/Tech School Books/Supplies $488,766
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

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