Bozeman Demographics

Bozeman Montana Demographics: Population, Climate, Rainfall, Temperature, Health, Housing, Economy, Education, Families, Income, Employment

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BOZEMAN MONTANA, GALLATIN COUNTY MT, US DEMOGRAPHICS 2016

BOZEMAN MT 59715, 59718

GALLATIN COUNTY MONTANA

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Population (growth) 43,405 (2.9%) 98,000 (2.8%) 321,217,000 (.7%)
Population density 102.1 34.4 81.6
Percent male 52.6% 52.1% 50.2%
Percent female 47.4% 48.6% 49.8%
Median age 32.6 32.9 38.8
People per household 2.3 2.36 2.39
Median household income $44,455 $52,833 $46,230
Average income per capita $25,087 $28,939 $25,373
CRIME
Violent crime risk index 1.0 2.0 3.0
Property crime risk index 2.0 4.0 3.0
HOUSING
Median home values $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%
Photo Taunya Fagan and Family

 

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 – with children 18.9% 23.5% 28.1%
Married – no children 25.1% 27.9% 31.0%
Single – with children 5.2% 6.1% 9.4%
Single – no children 50.7% 42.2% 30.3%
EDUCATION
High school graduates 97.2% 96.1% 92.1%
College degree – 2 year 5.0% 5.1% 8.2%
College degree – 4 year 53.6% 46.0% 28.7%
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 2.6% 2.9% 5.5%
Recent job growth 4.6% 3.1% 0.7%
Future (10-year) job growth 46% 30.8% 18.5%
Sales tax 0.00% 0.00%
Income tax 6.90% 6.9% variable
Cost of living index 101.4 101.3 100.0
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 average low temperature 11.8 12.1 20.8
July average high temperature 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

In early 2015, the U.S. Census Bureau concluded Bozeman, MT was the sixth-fastest growing “micropolitan” area in the United States, from July 1, 2013, to July 1, 2014, with 39,860 residents, and Gallatin County Montana’s population increased by 2.8% to approximately 97,308 residents.

Additional Bozeman Demographical Information from the US Census Bureau.


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