Bozeman Demographics

Demographics Bozeman 59715 Regional Avg. National Avg.
Neighborhood type Small Town
Population 33,855 80,921 299,398,484
Pop. density 102.1 31.0 81.6
Percent male 52.1% 51.9% 49.1%
Percent female 47.9% 48.1% 50.9%
Median age 32.6 32.9 38.8
People per household 2.3 2.4 2.6
Median household income $44,455 $45,241 $45,937
Average income per capita $25,087 $22,717 $23,868
Crime
Violent crime risk index 1.0 2.0 3.0
Property crime risk index 2.0 4.0 3.0
Housing
Median home value $529,700 $457,300 $323,700
Median age of homes 27.0 22.0 27.0
Home appreciation 0.4% -0.4% -2.8%
Homes – owned 50.4% 56.0% 64.7%
Homes – rented 43.2% 32.7% 21.5%
Homes – vacant 6.3% 10.8% 14.4%
Commuting by bus 0.3% 0.3% 2.0%
Commuting by carpool 12.3% 12.4% 14.4%
Commuting by auto 67.3% 71.1% 71.0%
Working at home 6.7% 7.3% 5.4%
Family Facts
Currently married 42.7% 50.4% 57.5%
Never married 38.5% 32.2% 24.6%
Divorced 7.7% 8.5% 7.6%
Widowed 4.2% 3.6% 7.4%
Separated 6.9% 5.0% 2.8%
Married – w/ children 18.9% 23.5% 28.1%
Married – no children 25.1% 27.9% 31.0%
Single – w/ children 5.2% 6.1% 9.4%
Single – no children 50.7% 42.2% 30.3%
Education
High school graduates 15.4% 92.5% 78.9%
College degree – 2 year 5.0% 5.1% 8.2%
College degree – 4 year 33.5% 28.6% 15.1%
Graduate degree 17.5% 12.9% 7.2%
Expenditures per student $4,325 $5,481 $5,909
Students per teacher 15.0 15.0 16.0
Students per librarian 481 404 912
Students per guidance counselor 940 519 552
Economy
Unemployment rate 2.0% 1.5% 4.5%
Recent job growth -0.0% 3.1% 0.7%
Future job growth 29.9% 30.8% 18.5%
Sales tax 0.00% 0.00% 6.00%
Income tax 6.90% 10.00% 5.02%
Cost of living index 118.4 115.3 100.0
Health
Air quality 35 n/a 48
Watershed quality 52 52 55
Physicians per capita 225.7 n/a 169.7
Health cost index 96.2 96.1 100.0
Superfund site index 83 81 71
UV index 3.8 3.8 4.3
Climate
Altitude 4,869 4,778 1,062
Rainfall (inches annually) 18.3 16.3 36.6
Snowfall (inches annually) 84.5 55.7 25.2
January avg. low temp 11.8 12.1 20.8
July avg. high temp 81.0 81.9 86.5
Days of precipitation annually 111 102 101
Days mostly sunny annually 186 187 205
Comfort index (during hot weather) 74 74 44