Bozeman Demographics

2018 Bozeman Montana Demographics* – Population, Climate, Rainfall, Temperature, Health, Housing, Economy, Education, Families, Income, Employment, Plan for Bozeman Growth

Have you ever wondered, “What is the ________ of Bozeman, Montana or Gallatin County, MT?”

Bozeman Economic Stats Q1 2018 - Zip Code 59715

Bozeman Economic Stats Q1 2018 – Zip Code 59715

In 2018, Bozeman remains one of the fastest growing micropolitan cities in the US and has a home-building rate in the top 10. In early 2015, the U.S. Census Bureau concluded Bozeman, MT was the sixth-fastest growing “micropolitan” area in the United States.

Bozeman’s population is approximately 46,000 in early 2018. From July 1, 2013, to July 1, 2014, Bozeman had 39,860 residents, and Gallatin County Montana’s population increased by 2.8% to approximately 97,308 residents.   

2018 Bozeman Economic Profile

Bozeman Economic Stats Q1 2018 - Zip Code 59718

Bozeman Economic Stats Q1 2018 – Zip Code 59718

According to the United States Census Bureau, “Bozeman had the largest numeric gain among micro areas between 2015 and 2016, increasing by approximately 3,800 people.

Four of the five largest numeric-gaining micro areas between 2015 and 2016 were in the West: Bozeman, Montana.; Hilo, Hawaii; Kalispell, Montana; and Oak Harbor, Washington.”

*Note: all demographical data from the U.S. Census Bureau (Montana) and elsewhere are timely approximations, as some data change daily.

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BOZEMAN MONTANA, GALLATIN COUNTY MT, US DEMOGRAPHICS ~2018

BOZEMAN MT 59715, 59718

GALLATIN COUNTY MONTANA

UNITED STATES 

Population (growth %)46,000 (2.9%)101,00 (2.8%)327,300,000 (.71%)
Population density/mile2102.134.481.6
Percent male52.6%52.1%50.2%
Percent female47.4%48.6%49.8%
Median age32.632.938.8
People per household2.32.362.39
Median household income$44,455$52,833$46,230
Average income per capita$25,087$28,939$25,373
CRIME
Violent crime risk index1.02.03.0
Property crime risk index2.04.03.0
HOUSING
Median home values$529,700$457,300$323,700
Median age of homes27.022.027.0
Home appreciation0.4%-0.4%-2.8%
Homes – owned50.4%56.0%64.7%
Homes – rented43.2%32.7%21.5%
Homes – vacant6.3%10.8%14.4%
Commuting by bus0.3%0.3%2.0%
Commuting by carpool12.3%12.4%14.4%
Commuting by auto67.3%71.1%71.0%
Working at home6.7%7.3%5.4%
 

FAMILY FACTS

Currently married42.7%50.4%57.5%
Never married38.5%32.2%24.6%
Divorced7.7%8.5%7.6%
Widowed4.2%3.6%7.4%
Separated6.9%5.0%2.8%
Married – with children18.9%23.5%28.1%
Married – no children25.1%27.9%31.0%
Single – with children5.2%6.1%9.4%
Single – no children50.7%42.2%30.3%
EDUCATION
High school graduates97.2%96.1%92.1%
College degree – 2 year5.0%5.1%8.2%
College degree – 4 year53.6%46.0%28.7%
Graduate degree17.5%12.9%7.2%
Expenditures per student$4,325$5,481$5,909
Students per teacher15.015.016.0
Students per librarian481404912
Students per guidance counselor940519552
ECONOMY
Unemployment rate2.6%2.9%5.5%
Recent job growth4.6%3.1%0.7%
Future (10-year) job growth46%30.8%18.5%
Sales tax0.00%0.00%
Income tax6.90%6.9%variable
Cost of living index101.4101.3100.0
HEALTH
Air quality35n/a48
Watershed quality525255
Physicians per capita225.7n/a169.7
Health cost index96.296.1100.0
Superfund site index838171
UV index3.83.84.3
CLIMATE
Altitude4,8694,7781,062
Rainfall (inches annually)18.316.336.6
Snowfall (inches annually)84.555.725.2
January average low temperature11.812.120.8
July average high temperature81.081.986.5
Days of precipitation annually111102101
Days, mostly sunny annually186187205
Comfort index (during hot weather)747444

Additional Bozeman Demographical Information from the US Census Bureau.


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