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Big Horn County, Montana (MT)

County population in 2019: 13,617 (28% urban, 72% rural); it was 12,671 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 859
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,701
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,545
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,444 (it was 1,379 in 2000)
% of renters here:

35%
State:

32%

Land area: 4995 sq. mi.

Water area: 19.8 sq. mi.

Population density: 3 people per square mile   (very low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Big Horn County: 85.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (32.4%), Public administration (15.9%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (12.9%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (12.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 50%
  • Government: 42%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 8%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Big Horn County, MT (2019)
    • 8,90464.9%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 3,57826.1%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 8816.4%Hispanic or Latino
    • 3412.5%Two or more races
    • 120.09%Asian alone
    • 60.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 40.03%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
Median resident age:

31.2 years
Montana median age:

40.5 years
Males: 6,788  (49.9%)
Females: 6,829  (50.1%)
Average household size:
Big Horn County:

3.0 people
Montana:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $51,839 ($27,684 in 1999)
This county:

$51,839
Montana:

$57,153

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $466 (lower quartile is $277, upper quartile is $646)
This county:

$466
State:

$735


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $138,677 (it was $59,300 in 2000)
Big Horn:

$138,677
Montana:

$253,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $80,785 - $221,340

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $169,313
Here:

$169,313
State:

$329,235

Townhouses or other attached units: $110,614
Here:

$110,614
State:

$267,466

Mobile homes: $43,254
Here:

$43,254
State:

$92,717

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,088
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $352

Institutionalized population: 88

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 44
  • Burglaries: 26
  • Thefts: 319
  • Auto thefts: 27
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 10 buildings, average cost: $71,500
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $72,000
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $73,000
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $46,300
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $62,600
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $81,500
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $122,300
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $86,100
  • 2006: 8 buildings, average cost: $125,900
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $116,400
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 2015: 0 buildings
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $177,500
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $162,000
  • 2018: 0 buildings
  • 2019: 0 buildings
Number of permits per 10,000 Big Horn, MT residents
Average permit cost in Big Horn, MT
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,364 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $989 (0.8%)

Distribution of median household income in Big Horn, MT in 2019
Distribution of house value in Big Horn, MT in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Big Horn, MT in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 24.6%
Big Horn County:

24.6%
Montana:

12.6%
(7.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 75.0% for Black residents, 53.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 29.7% for American Indian residents, 63.8% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 31.2 years old
(Males: 28.6 years old, Females: 33.5 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 51.6 years old, American Indian residents: 25.8 years old, Asian residents: 53.0 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 20.8 years old, Other race residents: 22.1 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Big Horn County is $390 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $503 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $623 a month.

Cities in this county include: Crow Reservation, Hardin, Crow Agency, Northern Cheyenne, Busby, Pryor, Muddy, Lodge Grass, Wyola, Tongue River.

Big Horn County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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Neighboring counties: Brown County, South Dakota , Charlevoix County, Michigan , Day County, South Dakota , Hettinger County, North Dakota , Logan County, North Dakota , Stillwater County .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.5%
Montana:

4.3%

Unemployment by year in Big Horn, MT
County total employment by year in Big Horn, MT
County average yearly wages by year in Big Horn, MT

Current college students: 420
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 89.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 18.9%

Number of foreign born residents: 143 (24.6% naturalized citizens)

Big Horn County:

1.1%
Whole state:

2.3%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 582010 or later
  • 152000 to 2009
  • 301990 to 1999
  • 191980 to 1989
  • 111970 to 1979
  • 25Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 86.0%

Big Horn County marital status for males Big Horn County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,369
  • One, attached: 35
  • Two: 150
  • 3 or 4: 69
  • 5 to 9: 174
  • 20 to 49: 60
  • 50 or more: 25
  • Mobile homes: 838

Housing units in Big Horn County with a mortgage: 733 (8 second mortgage, 4 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,665

Here:

99.9% with mortgage
State:

55.4% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Big Horn County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic5,1026
Evangelical Protestant1,77021
Other8254
Mainline Protestant7118
None4,457-
Big Horn County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Big Horn County:

2.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.78 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

0.48 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Big Horn County:

10.18 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 7
This county:

5.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

10.38 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Big Horn County:

11.6%
Montana:

7.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Big Horn County:

32.4%
State:

23.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

19.8%
State:

10.7%

Agriculture in Big Horn County:

Average size of farms: 4814 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $113,419
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $104.68
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 73.08%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $100,762
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 6.06%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 27.69%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $91,386
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 80.82%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 3.12
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.02%
Corn for grain: 327 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 85192 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Big Horn County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Montana state average. It is 543% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 168.2 miles away from Big Horn County center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 325.5 miles away from the county center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 6/30/1975 at 18:54:13, a magnitude 6.1 (5.6 MB, 5.9 MS, 6.1 UK, 6.1 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 169.1 miles away from the county center
On 3/31/2020 at 23:52:30, a magnitude 6.5 (6.5 MW, Depth: 7.5 mi) earthquake occurred 380.2 miles away from the county center
On 2/3/1994 at 09:05:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.8 ML, Depth: 4.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 256.1 miles away from Big Horn County center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 117.0 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Montana Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4508, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Montana Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: April 04, 2011 to July 22, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1996: June 17, 2011, FEMA Id: 1996, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Montana Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3253: September 13, 2005, FEMA Id: 3253, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Montana Severe Storms, Incident Period: April 08, 2001 to April 09, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1377: May 28, 2001, FEMA Id: 1377, Natural disaster type: Storm
  • Montana Wildfires, Incident Period: July 13, 2000 to September 25, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1340: August 30, 2000, FEMA Id: 1340, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Montana SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: May 29, 1978, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-558: May 29, 1978, FEMA Id: 558, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood

The number of natural disasters in Big Horn County (6) is a lot smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 1
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Big Horn

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 3,689 (69.9%)
  • Carpooled: 860 (16.3%)
  • Bus: 24 (0.5%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 44 (0.8%)
  • Bicycle: 15 (0.3%)
  • Walked: 274 (5.2%)
  • Worked at home: 368 (7.0%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Educational services (24%)
  • Public administration (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Public administration (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (54%)
  • Peru (10%)
  • Philippines (9%)
  • South Africa (8%)
  • Germany (7%)
  • Canada (6%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Big Horn County


  • German (5%)
  • American (4%)
  • Norwegian (1%)
  • European (1%)
  • Irish (1%)
  • English (0%)
  • Northern European (0%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Big Horn County, Montana in 2000:

  • 59 people in nursing homes
  • 48 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 38 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 29 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 23 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 8 people in other group homes
  • 7 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 4 people in other nonhousehold living situations

People in group quarters in Big Horn County, Montana in 2010:

  • 47 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 29 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 29 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 12 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 8 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 7 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 5 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $45,671.

5.16% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,447 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.16%
Montana average:

7.25%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.04% relocated from other counties in Montana ($21,489 average AGI)
2.12% relocated from other states ($15,958 average AGI)
Big Horn County:

2.12%
Montana average:

4.15%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Yellowstone County, MT  1.66% ($30,295 average AGI)


4.85% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($45,584 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.85%
Montana average:

6.77%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.38% relocated to other counties in Montana ($31,298 average AGI)
1.47% relocated to other states ($14,292 average AGI)
Big Horn County:

1.47%
Montana average:

3.66%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Yellowstone County, MT  2.29% ($50,476 average AGI)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 20.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 20.1

Births per 1000 population in Big Horn County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 9.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Big Horn County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.5
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.6

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Big Horn County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 15.8%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 7.7%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Big Horn County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Big Horn County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Big Horn County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Big Horn County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Big Horn County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Big Horn County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,411 (1,167 aged, 244 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 427 (10%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Big Horn County, Montana in 1999 - 2019:

  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (13)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (13)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 26%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 24%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 15.38
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 8,789
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 869
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 139,485

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,962
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 814

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 8
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 30

EPA green book nonattainment status in 2004-2006: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 13,617
  • Male householders: 1,863 (403 living alone), Female householders: 1,826 (325 living alone)
  • 1,890 spouses (1,884 opposite-sex spouses), 324 unmarried partners, (324 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 4,775 children (4,230 natural, 421 adopted, 160 stepchildren), 1,431 grandchildren, 264 brothers or sisters, 199 parents, 30 foster children, 737 other relatives, 256 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 159

Size of family households: 934 2-persons, 514 3-persons, 390 4-persons, 358 5-persons, 228 6-persons, 326 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 733 1-person, 151 2-persons, 13 4-persons, 1 5-persons, 6 6-persons, 9 7-or-more-persons.

2,064 married couples with children.
998 single-parent households (361 men, 637 women).

70.7% of residents of Big Horn speak English at home.
1.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (70% speak English very well, 7% speak English well, 23% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (88% speak English very well, 12% speak English well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).
28.4% of residents speak other language at home (92% speak English very well, 6% speak English well, 2% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $112,953,000 ($8,685 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $334,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $20,700,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $11,980,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $11,702,000
Federal grants: $39,941,000
Federal procurement contracts: $5,745,000 ($5,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $22,884,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $268,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,648,000
Federal Government insurance: $30,781,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,366
Here:

104 per 1000 residents
State:

62 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 535
Here:

41 per 1000 residents
State:

47 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +21
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+2 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -347
Here -26 per 1000 residents
State +20 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Big Horn County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.24 millions of gallons per day (30% from ground, 70% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

4.2

Year house built in Big Horn County, Montana
  • Year house built in Big Horn County, Montana
  • 292014 or later
  • 742010 to 2013
  • 4272000 to 2009
  • 6191990 to 1999
  • 7401980 to 1989
  • 1,2301970 to 1979
  • 5411960 to 1969
  • 3301950 to 1959
  • 2551940 to 1949
  • 5041939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Big Horn County, Montana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Big Horn County, Montana
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Big Horn County, Montana
  • 01 room
  • 42 rooms
  • 183 rooms
  • 2564 rooms
  • 6275 rooms
  • 5766 rooms
  • 4837 rooms
  • 2318 rooms
  • 1539+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Big Horn County, Montana
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Big Horn County, Montana
  • 781 room
  • 1332 rooms
  • 543 rooms
  • 2254 rooms
  • 4285 rooms
  • 2606 rooms
  • 867 rooms
  • 288 rooms
  • 209+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Big Horn County, Montana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Big Horn County, Montana
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Big Horn County, Montana
  • 0no bedroom
  • 521 bedroom
  • 3532 bedrooms
  • 1,2533 bedrooms
  • 5264 bedrooms
  • 1865+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Big Horn County, Montana
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Big Horn County, Montana
  • 76no bedroom
  • 2051 bedroom
  • 3162 bedrooms
  • 5233 bedrooms
  • 1804 bedrooms
  • 125+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Big Horn County, Montana in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Big Horn County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Big Horn County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 63no vehicle
  • 4631 vehicle
  • 7772 vehicles
  • 5143 vehicles
  • 3064 vehicles
  • 2505+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Big Horn County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Big Horn County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 118no vehicle
  • 3861 vehicle
  • 4992 vehicles
  • 2563 vehicles
  • 574 vehicles
  • 75+ vehicles

92.9% of Big Horn County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 70% lived in Montana.

Big Horn County:

92.9%
State average:

84.1%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 10,402
  • Other state: 3,009
  • Northeast: 130
  • Midwest: 940
  • South: 477
  • West: 1,471
Year householders moved into unit in Big Horn County, MT
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Big Horn County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 34.0%Utility gas
  • 32.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 23.6%Electricity
  • 7.8%Wood
  • 1.3%Coal or coke
  • 0.9%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 36.3%Utility gas
  • 32.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 26.1%Electricity
  • 3.9%Wood
  • 0.6%Coal or coke
  • 0.6%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 285
Here:

13.1%
Montana:

12.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 183
Here:

18.8%
Montana:

10.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 26
Here:

10.0%
Montana:

9.2%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Big Horn County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $801,000
  • Charges - Other: $2,394,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $792,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,750,000
    Health - Other: $2,665,000
    Regular Highways: $1,897,000
    Central Staff Services: $880,000
    General - Other: $794,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $792,000
    Financial Administration: $593,000
    General Public Buildings: $395,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $326,000
    Libraries: $292,000
    Local Fire Protection: $193,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $167,000
    Parks and Recreation: $77,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $68,000
    Air Transportation: $33,000
    Corrections - Other: $33,000
    Solid Waste Management: $13,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $105,000
    Public Welfare: $77,000
    Health and Hospitals: $31,000
    General Local Government Support: $18,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $3,161,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $470,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $186,000
    General Revenue - Other: $86,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $52,000
    Sale of Property: $32,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $46,000
    Regular Highways: $32,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,995,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,249,000
    Other: $732,000
    Highways: $174,000
    Health and Hospitals: $32,000
  • Tax - Property: $9,412,000
    Other License: $5,000

Big Horn County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $801,000
  • Charges - Other: $2,394,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $792,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,750,000
    Health - Other: $2,665,000
    Regular Highways: $1,897,000
    Central Staff Services: $880,000
    General - Other: $794,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $792,000
    Financial Administration: $593,000
    General Public Buildings: $395,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $326,000
    Libraries: $292,000
    Local Fire Protection: $193,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $167,000
    Parks and Recreation: $77,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $68,000
    Air Transportation: $33,000
    Corrections - Other: $33,000
    Solid Waste Management: $13,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $105,000
    Public Welfare: $77,000
    Health and Hospitals: $31,000
    General Local Government Support: $18,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $3,161,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $470,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $186,000
    General Revenue - Other: $86,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $52,000
    Sale of Property: $32,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $46,000
    Regular Highways: $32,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,995,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,249,000
    Other: $732,000
    Highways: $174,000
    Health and Hospitals: $32,000
  • Tax - Property: $9,412,000
    Other License: $5,000

Big Horn County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $801,000
  • Charges - Other: $2,394,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $792,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,750,000
    Health - Other: $2,665,000
    Regular Highways: $1,897,000
    Central Staff Services: $880,000
    General - Other: $794,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $792,000
    Financial Administration: $593,000
    General Public Buildings: $395,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $326,000
    Libraries: $292,000
    Local Fire Protection: $193,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $167,000
    Parks and Recreation: $77,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $68,000
    Air Transportation: $33,000
    Corrections - Other: $33,000
    Solid Waste Management: $13,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $105,000
    Public Welfare: $77,000
    Health and Hospitals: $31,000
    General Local Government Support: $18,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $3,161,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $470,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $186,000
    General Revenue - Other: $86,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $52,000
    Sale of Property: $32,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $46,000
    Regular Highways: $32,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,995,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,249,000
    Other: $732,000
    Highways: $174,000
    Health and Hospitals: $32,000
  • Tax - Property: $9,412,000
    Other License: $5,000

Big Horn County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $801,000
  • Charges - Other: $2,394,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $792,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,750,000
    Health - Other: $2,665,000
    Regular Highways: $1,897,000
    Central Staff Services: $880,000
    General - Other: $794,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $792,000
    Financial Administration: $593,000
    General Public Buildings: $395,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $326,000
    Libraries: $292,000
    Local Fire Protection: $193,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $167,000
    Parks and Recreation: $77,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $68,000
    Air Transportation: $33,000
    Corrections - Other: $33,000
    Solid Waste Management: $13,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $105,000
    Public Welfare: $77,000
    Health and Hospitals: $31,000
    General Local Government Support: $18,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $3,161,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $470,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $186,000
    General Revenue - Other: $86,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $52,000
    Sale of Property: $32,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $46,000
    Regular Highways: $32,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,995,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,249,000
    Other: $732,000
    Highways: $174,000
    Health and Hospitals: $32,000
  • Tax - Property: $9,412,000
    Other License: $5,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 326
  • Number of aged recipients: 52
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 274
  • Number of recipients under 18: 52
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 180
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 94
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 121
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 138
Most common first names in Big Horn County, MT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John6872.8 years
Mary5878.1 years
William5675.3 years
George4571.2 years
James4472.8 years
Robert4269.8 years
Frank3670.5 years
Charles3073.0 years
Joseph2969.2 years
Henry2874.2 years
Most common last names in Big Horn County, MT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2078.6 years
Whiteman1973.4 years
Brown1869.0 years
Miller1783.4 years
Stewart1662.0 years
Wilson1577.4 years
Torske1479.9 years
Pease1377.8 years
Brady1262.0 years
Russell1271.5 years
Businesses in Big Horn County, MT
NameCountNameCount
Chevrolet1RadioShack1
Dairy Queen1Rodeway Inn1
Ford1Subway1
H&R Block1Super 81
Jones New York1True Value1
McDonald's1U-Haul1
Nike2