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Billings city, Montana

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Billings city, Montana
Population per square mile, 2010 2,399.5
People
Population
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
117,445
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2021)
117,077
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2021, (V2021)
0.3%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 117,116
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 104,170
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
6.5%
Persons under 18 years, percent
23.1%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
17.3%
Female persons, percent
50.6%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
87.8%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
1.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
4.6%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.9%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
4.4%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
6.8%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
84.1%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2016-2020 8,139
Foreign born persons, percent, 2016-2020 2.3%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2021, (V2021) X
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2016-2020 63.2%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2016-2020 $233,700
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2016-2020 $1,436
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2016-2020 $506
Median gross rent, 2016-2020 $923
Building permits, 2021 X
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2016-2020 47,484
Persons per household, 2016-2020 2.25
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2016-2020 82.5%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2016-2020 4.1%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2016-2020 92.0%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2016-2020 86.7%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 94.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 35.6%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2016-2020 8.4%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
7.2%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 66.6%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 62.1%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 488,959
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 2,029,233
Total transportation and warehousing receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 458,720
Total retail sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 2,944,812
Total retail sales per capita, 2017(c) $26,797
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2016-2020 17.3
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $60,032
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $36,709
Persons in poverty, percent
9.8%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2020 X
Total employment, 2020 X
Total annual payroll, 2020 ($1,000) X
Total employment, percent change, 2019-2020 X
Total nonemployer establishments, 2019 X
All employer firms, Reference year 2017 3,890
Men-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 1,917
Women-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 626
Minority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 121
Nonminority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 3,074
Veteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 232
Nonveteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 2,893
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2020 2,615.3
Population per square mile, 2010 2,399.5
Land area in square miles, 2020 44.78
Land area in square miles, 2010 43.41
FIPS Code 3006550
Value Notes

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

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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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