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Meagher County, Montana

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Meagher County, Montana
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 1,866
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 1,866
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2018) 1,891
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2018, (V2018) -1.3%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 1,891
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.3%
Persons under 18 years, percent
19.3%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
30.7%
Female persons, percent
49.5%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
96.6%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
0.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.8%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.0%
Two or More Races, percent
1.7%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
2.4%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
94.8%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2013-2017 130
Foreign born persons, percent, 2013-2017 1.5%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 1,449
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2013-2017 70.4%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2013-2017 $136,300
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2013-2017 $1,072
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2013-2017 $432
Median gross rent, 2013-2017 $600
Building permits, 2018 NA
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2013-2017 777
Persons per household, 2013-2017 2.54
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2013-2017 86.7%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2013-2017 2.8%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2013-2017 78.2%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2013-2017 64.2%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 92.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 19.6%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2013-2017 8.5%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
11.6%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 60.3%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 56.8%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 2,234
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) D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 14,270
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $7,417
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2013-2017 13.4
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $41,343
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $20,095
Persons in poverty, percent
16.0%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2016 71
Total employment, 2016 298
Total annual payroll, 2016 ($1,000) 8,358
Total employment, percent change, 2015-2016 3.1%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2017 176
All firms, 2012 176
Men-owned firms, 2012 102
Women-owned firms, 2012 41
Minority-owned firms, 2012 F
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 156
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 50
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 112
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 0.8
Land area in square miles, 2010 2,391.91
FIPS Code 30059
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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