Montana State Guides

Montana Information, Demograpgics, Realestate, Finance, Education, Media, Town and City

State Guides

flightsAirports and Airlines: Airports in the state of Montana.
blue pagesBlue Pages: State facts, information and gov links.
chambers of commerceChambers of Commerce: Chambers of Commerce throughout the state.
collegeColleges and Trade Schools: College and University information and Campus locations.
worldCounties in Montana: List of Counties in the State.
educationEducation: Education related sites for students, parents, educators and administrators.
golfGolf Courses: Golf Courses in the state, Golf Associations and Golfing Sites.
governmentGovernment Links: Local and State Government Sites.
hospitalsHospitals & Medical Facilities: Directory of Hospitals and Medical facilities in the state.
legalLegal Resources: Attorneys, Bar Associations, Courts, Documents and Records.
newspaperMedia: Television, Radio Stations, and Newspapers in Montana.
newspaperNewspapers: Newspapers Publications throughout the state.
radioRadio Stations: AM and FM Radio Stations in the state of Montana.
shopShopping Malls: Find local of shopping malls and shopping centers.
small businessSmall Business Resources: Resources for small businesses. Start, ManAge, or Promote a business.
worldState Facts: State specific information, facts, figures, slogans and symbols.
televisionTelevision: Local television stations, cable TV, Satellite TV and broadcasting sites.
worldTowns and Cities: Official Town and City Websites in the state of Montana.
worldTravel and Tourism: Visitor and Travel information, secure online reservations.
yellow pagesYellow Pages: Business Directory.
Zoos: Directory of Zoos, Aquariums, Animal Sanctuaries, Safaris, and Preserves.

Interactive Montana Counties Map

Population Over Time

According to census 2019 five year estimate, the Montana population is 1,050,649 and in 2018 population is 1,041,732, with a change of 0.85%. From Year 2010 to 2019 the population changed to 7.32%.

Population 20191,050,649
Population 20181,041,732
Population 20171,029,862
Population 20161,023,391
Population 20151,014,699
Population 20141,006,370
Population 2013998,554
Population 2012990,785
Population 2011982,854
Population 2010973,739

Age Distribution/Median Age

The Median Age (half are younger, and half older, than this Age) of Montana is 39.9.

Age Under 5 years60,938
Age 5 to 9 years63,039
Age 10 to 14 years66,191
Age 15 to 19 years65,140
Age 20 to 24 years72,495
Age 25 to 34 years133,432
Age 35 to 44 years123,977
Age 45 to 54 years122,926
Age 55 to 59 years73,545
Age 60 to 64 years77,748
Age 65 to 74 years114,521
Age 75 to 84 years54,634
Age 85 years and over21,013

18.15% percent of people in Montana are aged 65 years and over. 21.74% percent of people are aged under 18 years in Montana.

Median Age Over Time

The Median age compared to 2018 changed 0.1 years while compared to 2010 changed 0.2 years (Negative indicates median age is decreasing and Positive means median age increasing).

Median Age 201939.9
Median Age 201839.8
Median Age 201739.8
Median Age 201639.8
Median Age 201539.7
Median Age 201439.8
Median Age 201339.9
Median Age 201239.9
Median Age 201139.8
Median Age 201039.7


In Montana, 86.1% people are white alone and 2.7% people are with two and more races.

White alone904,609
American Indian and Alaska Native alone64,090
Two or more races28,368
Asian alone8,405
Black or African American alone4,203
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone1,051

Hispanic or Latino

3.8% people are Hispanic or Latino and 2.7% people are Mexican.

Other Hispanic or Latino8,405
Puerto Rican2,101

Marital Status

Approximately 28.8% of people over the age of 15 have never married.
Approximately 51.8% of the population is currently in a marriage.
Never married includes those who've never entered a marriage and those whose first marriage was annulled. Married includes common law marriages and live-in couples and excludes separated marriages.

Now married (except separated)51.8
Never married28.8

Montana Home Price Index

Montana Home Median value is $230600.
The Home value change from 2019 to 2018 is 4.77% and from 2010 to 2019 is 24.85%.

Real Estate 2019 Median Value$230,600
Real Estate 2018 Median Value$219,600
Real Estate 2017 Median Value$209,100
Real Estate 2016 Median Value$199,700
Real Estate 2015 Median Value$193,500
Real Estate 2014 Median Value$187,600
Real Estate 2013 Median Value$184,200
Real Estate 2012 Median Value$183,000
Real Estate 2011 Median Value$179,900
Real Estate 2010 Median Value$173,300

Monthly Rent Prices

The Average Gross Monthly Rent price for house in Montana is $810.
From 2010 to 2019 22.35% changed in Market rent in Montana.

Median Gross Rent 2019$810
Median Gross Rent 2018$783
Median Gross Rent 2017$751
Median Gross Rent 2016$732
Median Gross Rent 2015$711
Median Gross Rent 2014$696
Median Gross Rent 2013$682
Median Gross Rent 2012$667
Median Gross Rent 2011$649
Median Gross Rent 2010$629

Fuel Type

Utility gas226,671
Bottled, tank, or LP gas53,721
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.3,979
Other fuel3,874
No fuel used1,718
Coal or coke463
Solar energy230

Annual Household Income

Approximately 21.3% of Montana population lives in a low-income household, or a household with an annual income of less than $25,000.
Lower Middle Class: The Second common household income level is lower middle class with approximately 56.3% of Montana residents living in a household earning an annual income between $25,000 and $100,000.
Upper Middle Class: 22.4% Montana residents living in a household earning an annual income more then $100K.

Estimate; Less than $10,0006.0
Estimate; $10,000 to $14,9995.1
Estimate; $15,000 to $24,99910.2
Estimate; $25,000 to $34,99910.5
Estimate; $35,000 to $49,99914.0
Estimate; $50,000 to $74,99919.0
Estimate; $75,000 to $99,99912.8
Estimate; $100,000 to $149,99913.4
Estimate; $150,000 to $199,9994.8
Estimate; $200,000 or more4.2

Median Income Over Time

The Median income from 2019 to 2010 changed to 20.19%

Median Income 2019 (Dollars)$54970
Median Income 2018 (Dollars)$52559
Median Income 2017 (Dollars)$50801
Median Income 2016 (Dollars)$48380
Median Income 2015 (Dollars)$47169
Median Income 2014 (Dollars)$46766
Median Income 2013 (Dollars)$46230
Median Income 2012 (Dollars)$45456
Median Income 2011 (Dollars)$45324
Median Income 2010 (Dollars)$43872

Employment Statistics

Montana unemployment rate is 4.8 %.
Employed and unemployed numbers only account for people within the labor force. To be in the labor force one has to be at least 16 Years of Age and not institutionalized. The U.S. Armed forces include people on active duty in the Army, Air Force, Navy Marine Corps and Coast Guard.

Labor Force Participation Rate 201763.6
Employment/Population Ratio 201760.1
Unemployment Rate 20174.8
Labor Force Participation Rate 201663.7
Employment/Population Ratio 201659.7
Unemployment Rate 20165.6
Labor Force Participation Rate 201564
Employment/Population Ratio 201559.6
Unemployment Rate 20156.2
Labor Force Participation Rate 201464.3
Employment/Population Ratio 201459.6
Unemployment Rate 20146.8

Occupation Distribution

Educational services, and health care and social assistance119,795
Retail trade60,883
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services57,853
Professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services43,992
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining33,427
Public administration30,380
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing28,384
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities26,466
Other services, except public administration24,334
Wholesale trade11,772

Highest Degree Attained

Approximately 30.7% of the Montana population attained Percent bachelor's degree or higher, and 93% people attained Percent high school graduate or higher. 87.4% of Montana children enrolled in in public school and 12.6 % children enrolled in Private schools.

Enrolment Distributions

The Total Population 3 Years and over enrolled in school is 242,758.

Elementary school (grades 1-8)101,473
College or graduate school63,845
High school (grades 9-12)52,193
Nursery school, preschool12,623