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Montana Demographics

Population

Population 2000 2010 2015 2020
Montana 902,195 989,415 1,027,698 1,073,229
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Population by Age

Population 2010 2015 2020
0-4 62,423 61,044 62,287
5-9 60,765 62,059 61,910
10-14 61,124 61,596 66,118
15-19 66,724 62,906 65,598
20-24 67,138 70,380 64,939
25-29 64,123 66,369 68,291
30-34 58,741 64,065 65,678
35-39 55,575 58,119 64,675
40-44 57,370 57,041 60,508
45-49 71,021 59,884 60,381
50-54 78,811 74,224 63,651
55-59 75,915 81,381 76,502
60-64 62,943 74,499 80,135
65-69 46,556 61,133 72,794
70-74 34,186 42,467 56,399
75-79 25,637 28,446 36,645
80-84 20,342 19,875 23,053
85+ 20,021 22,210 23,665
18+ 765,852 807,175 845,175
Median Age 40 41 41
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Population by Race

Montana 2015
Total 1,027,698
White Alone 88.286
Black Alone 0.680
American Indian Alone 6.457
Asian Alone 0.810
Pacific Islander Alone 0.082
Some Other Race 0.762
Two or More Races 2.922
Hispanic Origin 3.636
Diversity Index 27.100
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Households

Population 2000 2010 2015 2020
Households 358,667 409,607 430,633 452,125
Housing Units 412,633 482,825 508,369 533,401
Owner Occupied Units 280,760 294,990
Renter Occupied Units 149,873 157,135
Vacant Units 77,736 81,276
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Income

Montana 2015 2020
Median Household $46,649 $53,906
Average Household $62,291 $70,966
Per Capita $26,205 $29,997
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Household Income Base

Montana 2015
<$15,000 61,259
$15,000 - $24,999 54,210
$25,000 - $34,999 48,969
$35,000 - $49,999 61,618
$50,000 - $74,999 82,946
$75,000 - $99,999 50,705
$100,000 - $149,999 46,639
$150,000 - $199,999 12,404
$200,000+ 11,866
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Growth Rate

Montana 2010 - 2014 2014 - 2019
Population 1% 1%
Households 1% 1%
Families 1% 1%
Median Household Income 3%
Per Capita Income 3%
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Montana Quality Life

Home Value

Montana 2015 2020
Median Home Value $195,525 $231,684
Average Home Value $240,650 $288,173
<$50,000 16,112 9,134
$50,000 - $99,999 30,745 23,930
$100,000 - $149,999 46,711 37,522
$150,000 - $199,999 51,398 47,513
$200,000 - $249,999 40,895 46,367
$250,000 - $299,999 28,763 35,691
$300,000 - $399,999 31,926 37,077
$400,000 - $499,999 15,088 25,625
$500,000 - $749,999 12,553 19,313
$750,000 - $999,999 2,882 7,576
$1,000,000 + 3,659 5,213
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Housing Year Built

Year Range Houses Built
2010 or Later 3,582
2000-2009 75,326
1990-1999 68,778
1980-1989 56,229
1970-1979 89,401
1960-1969 42,917
1950-1959 46,593
1940-1949 27,745
1939 or Before 72,732
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Commute

Category Commuters
Workers 16+ 469,319
In-County Residents 425,352
Out-of-County Residents 35,946
Drive Alone 353,943
Carpooled 47,270
Public Transport 3,840
Work at Home 29,472
Less than 5 minutes 34,629
5-9 minutes 86,511
10-14 minutes 95,702
15-19 minutes 79,456
20-24 minutes 52,993
25-29 minutes 16,242
30-34 minutes 32,156
35-39 minutes 4,674
40-44 minutes 5,965
45-59 minutes 12,985
60-89 minutes 9,878
90+ minutes 8,656
Average Travel Time 18
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Montana Workforce Occupations

Employees By NAICS

Category Number
Total Employees 583,425
Agr/Forestry/Fish/Hunt 10,463
Mining 4,345
Utilities 3,161
Construction 35,727
Manufacturing 19,430
Wholesale Trade 21,916
   
Retail Trade 72,251
Motor Veh/Parts Dealers 10,902
Furn & Home Furnish Str 2,534
Electronics & Appl Store 2,983
Bldg Matl/Garden Equip 8,543
Food & Beverage Stores 12,080
Health/Pers Care Stores 3,790
Gasoline Stations 3,852
Clothing/Accessory Store 3,541
Sports/Hobby/Book/Music 6,313
General Merchandise Str 10,498
Misc Store Retailers 6,540
Nonstore Retailers 675
   
Transportation/Warehouse 15,696
Information 12,125
   
Finance & Insurance 19,132
Cntrl Bank/Crdt Intrmdtn 8,787
Sec/Cmdty Cntrct/Oth Inv 2,970
Insur/Funds/Trusts/Other 7,375
   
Real Estate/Rent/Leasing 12,935
Prof/Scientific/Tech Srv 25,380
Legal Services 4,802
Mgmt of Comp/Enterprises 635
Admin/Support/Waste Mgmt 11,573
Educational Services 45,525
HealthCare/Social Assist 96,395
Arts/Entertainment/Rec 15,148
   
Accommodation/Food Srvcs 57,371
Accommodation 18,487
Food Srv/Drinking Places 38,884
   
Other Srv excl Pub Admin 31,451
Auto Repair/Maintenance 5,400
Public Administration Emp 64,753
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Montana Higher Education

Educational Attainment (25+)

Educational Level Attained Number
Some High School 34,961
Graduated High School 174,477
Associates Degree 60,962
Bachelor's Degree 139,538
Graduate Degree 67,492
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Education Expenses

Category Amount
College Tuition $494,514,336
College School Books/Supplies $29,737,882
Voc/Tech School Books/Supplies $454,169
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

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