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Carter County, Montana

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Carter County, Montana
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 1,238
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 1,238
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2018) 1,160
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2018, (V2018) 6.7%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 1,160
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
7.4%
Persons under 18 years, percent
20.4%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
25.8%
Female persons, percent
50.3%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
97.1%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
0.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.9%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.1%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.0%
Two or More Races, percent
1.6%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
1.4%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
96.0%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2013-2017 95
Foreign born persons, percent, 2013-2017 0.1%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 834
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2013-2017 83.0%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2013-2017 $97,900
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2013-2017 $1,063
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2013-2017 $363
Median gross rent, 2013-2017 $700
Building permits, 2018 0
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2013-2017 565
Persons per household, 2013-2017 2.29
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2013-2017 93.7%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2013-2017 1.0%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2013-2017 76.1%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2013-2017 70.4%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 91.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 16.6%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2013-2017 4.0%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
12.7%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 57.6%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 51.0%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 0
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 0
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 14,676
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $12,469
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2013-2017 18.0
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $45,347
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $30,659
Persons in poverty, percent
12.9%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2016 33
Total employment, 2016 151
Total annual payroll, 2016 ($1,000) 4,575
Total employment, percent change, 2015-2016 7.1%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2017 136
All firms, 2012 152
Men-owned firms, 2012 46
Women-owned firms, 2012 F
Minority-owned firms, 2012 F
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 148
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 F
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 141
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 0.3
Land area in square miles, 2010 3,340.75
FIPS Code 30011
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2018) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2018). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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