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Rosebud County, Montana (MT)

County population in 2014: 9,326 (all rural); it was 9,383 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,058
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,201
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,223
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,136 (it was 1,084 in 2000)
% of renters here:

33%
State:

32%

Land area: 5012 sq. mi.

Water area: 14.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 2 people per square mile   (very low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Rosebud County: 85.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (60.3%), Educational, health and social services (12.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 56%
  • Government: 4%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 36%
  • Unpaid family work: 3%
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Races in Rosebud County, Montana:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (60.2%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (33.3%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (3.4%)
  • Two or more races (2.4%)
Median resident age:  36.0 years
Montana median age:  39.0 years
Males: 4,718  (50.6%)
Females: 4,608  (49.4%)
Average household size:
Rosebud County:

2.0 people
Montana:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $49,572 ($35,898 in 1999)

This county:

$49572
Montana:

$46972

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $375 (lower quartile is $206, upper quartile is $463)
This county:

$375
State:

$600


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $114,452 (it was $55,900 in 2000)
Rosebud:

$114,452
Montana:

$190,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $56,518 - $182,604

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $220,528
Here:

$220,528
State:

$262,981

Townhouses or other attached units: $85,938
Here:

$85,938
State:

$198,383

Mobile homes: $60,464
Here:

$60,464
State:

$84,157
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,067
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $340

Institutionalized population: 65

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 13
  • Burglaries: 18
  • Thefts: 24
  • Auto thefts: 6

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 23
  • Burglaries: 26
  • Thefts: 38
  • Auto thefts: 7
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 18 buildings, average cost: $134,100
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $198,200
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $152,600
  • 2010: 6 buildings, average cost: $177,300
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $206,500
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $203,500
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $187,500
  • 2014: 0 buildings

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $849 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $559 (0.7%)

Rosebud County household income distribution in 2009 Rosebud County home values distribution Rosebud County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.3%
(5.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 36.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 39.3% for American Indian residents, 18.8% for other race residents, 1.4% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 18.7%
Rosebud County:

18.7%
Montana:

16.5%
(6.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 43.7% for American Indian residents, 18.6% for other race residents, 1.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 36 years old
(Males: 36 years old, Females: 36 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 45 years old, Black residents: 26 years old, American Indian residents: 23 years old, Asian residents: 22 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 26 years old, Other race residents: 31 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Rosebud County is $388 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $503 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $621 a month.

Cities in this county include: Rosebud, North of the Yellowstone, Colstrip, Lame Deer, Forsyth, Ashland, Birney.

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

2012 air pollution in Rosebud County:

Nitrogen Dioxide: 0.00 ppm (standard limit: 0.053 ppm). Below U.S. average.
Ozone (1-hour): 0.030 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual: 23.9 µg/m3. Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 8.0 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Rosebud County: Bimetallic Power Plant (A), Bitterroot Flat Campground (B), Bighorn Campground (C), Master Mining Camp (D), Dentons Point Campground (E), Nimrod (F), Hall (G), Bearmouth (H), Chalet Bearmouth (I), Crystal Creek Campground (J), Bearmouth Rest Area (K), Piney Campground (L), Douglas Creek Cabin (M), Rock Creek Forest Service Station (N), Spillway Campground (O), Stony Creek Campground (P), Welcome Creek Fishing Access Site (Q), Bearmouth Fishing Access Site (R), Medicine Tree Fishing Access Site (S), Dalles Campground (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Rosebud County include: Drummond Community Church (A), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Valley Cemetery (1), Philipsburg Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Hidden Lake (A), Echo Lake (B), Edith Lake (C), Phyllis Lake (D), Martin Lake (E), Upper Carpp Lake (F), Kroger Pond (G), Hunters Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Henderson Creek (A), Alder Creek (B), Angelico Creek (C), Avon Creek (D), Babcock Creek (E), Barnes Creek (F), Bateman Creek (G), Bathhouse Creek (H), Bert Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Rosebud County include: Jackson Park (1), Granite State Park (2), Southern Flint Creek Valley Historical Marker (3), Bearmouth Historical Marker (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Clatsop County, Oregon , Mason County, Washington , Idaho County, Idaho , Missoula County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.1%
Montana:

3.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 291
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 84.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 17.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 104 (41% naturalized citizens)

Rosebud County:

1.1%
Whole state:

1.8%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 34
  • 1990 to 1994: 13
  • 1985 to 1989: 15
  • 1980 to 1984: 14
  • 1975 to 1979: 8
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1965 to 1969: 20

Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 93.9%

Rosebud County marital status for males Rosebud County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,314
  • One, attached: 149
  • Two: 116
  • 3 or 4: 138
  • 5 to 9: 67
  • 10 to 19: 50
  • 20 or more: 51
  • Mobile homes: 1,003
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 24

Housing units in Rosebud County with a mortgage: 654 (56 second mortgage, 58 home equity loan, 4 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 514

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

64.4% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Rosebud County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic2,5734
Evangelical Protestant1,71919
Other6243
Mainline Protestant2184
None4,099-
Rosebud 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: 6
Rosebud County:

6.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Rosebud County:

4.37 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 8
This county:

8.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

10.38 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Rosebud County:

9.5%
Montana:

7.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Rosebud County:

39.1%
State:

23.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

19.5%
State:

10.7%

Agriculture in Rosebud County:

Average size of farms: 6167 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $102,583
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $78.16
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 81.64%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $95,389
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 3.91%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 28.73%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $80,966
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 80.10%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 3.03
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.03%
Corn for grain: 752 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 42703 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Rosebud County-area historical earthquake activity is below Montana state average. It is 15% smaller 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 217.7 miles away from Rosebud 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 373.1 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 217.9 miles away from the county center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 125.8 miles away from the county center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 125.1 miles away from Rosebud 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) earthquake occurred 307.0 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:

  • MontanaHurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 1, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3253): September 13, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3253, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • MontanaWildfires, Incident Period: July 13, 2000 to September 25, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1340): August 30, 2000, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1340, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • MontanaSEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: September 25, 1986 to October 28, 1986, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-777): October 14, 1986, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-777, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • MontanaSEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: May 29, 1978, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-558): May 29, 1978, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-558, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood

The number of natural disasters in Rosebud County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 1

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (26%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (3%)
  • Educational services (29%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (19%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (30%)
  • Germany (26%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (14%)
  • United Kingdom (7%)
  • Laos (7%)
  • Philippines (6%)
  • Other Northern Europe (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Rosebud County (%):

  • German (20%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • English (7%)
  • Norwegian (7%)
  • United States or American (4%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • French (except Basque) (2%)

Rosebud County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,686 (69%)
  • Carpooled: 618 (16%)
  • Railroad: 7 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 4 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 39 (1%)
  • Walked: 356 (9%)
  • Other means: 29 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 134 (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


People in group quarters in Rosebud County, Montana in 2000:

  • 38 people in nursing homes
  • 33 people in federal prisons and detention centers
  • 24 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

People in group quarters in Rosebud County, Montana in 2010:

  • 35 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 21 people in federal detention centers
  • 9 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $52,542.

6.77% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,089 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.77%
Montana average:

6.86%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.61% relocated from other counties in Montana ($17,133 average AGI)
3.16% relocated from other states ($19,951 average AGI)
Rosebud County:

3.16%
Montana average:

3.82%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Yellowstone County, MT  1.32% ($24,909 average AGI)
from Custer County, MT  0.42% ($32,643)
from Gallatin County, MT  0.30% ($24,200)


6.77% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,053 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.77%
Montana average:

6.73%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.61% relocated to other counties in Montana ($16,320 average AGI)
3.16% relocated to other states ($14,733 average AGI)
Rosebud County:

3.16%
Montana average:

3.69%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Yellowstone County, MT  1.38% ($27,174 average AGI)
to Big Horn County, MT  0.48% ($28,250)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 17.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 18.4

Births per 1000 population in Rosebud County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 7.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 7.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 8.5

Deaths per 1000 population in Rosebud County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 15.4
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 9.9

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Rosebud County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 22.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 13.3%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Rosebud County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Rosebud County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,192 (1,004 aged, 188 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 337 (12%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Rosebud County, Montana in 1999 - 2014:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (65)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (61)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (53)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (39)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (38)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (36)
  • Congestive heart failure (30)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (30)
  • Septicaemia, unspecified (25)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (22)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 21%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 20%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 10.79
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 11499.46
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 765.910
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 16062.57

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1758.580
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 879.290

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 49.75
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 43.42

Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 9,168
  • In family households: 7,933 (1,696 male householders, 622 female householders)
    1,740 spouses, 2,792 children (2,485 natural, 121 adopted, 186 stepchildren), 465 grandchildren, 70 brothers or sisters, 42 parents, 189 other relatives, 243 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,235 (622 male householders (534 living alone)), 455 female householders (404 living alone)), 158 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 65 (all institutionalized)

Size of family households: 1,009 2-persons, 414 3-persons, 400 4-persons, 248 5-persons, 112 6-persons, 135 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 938 1-person, 127 2-persons, 8 3-persons, 3 4-persons, 1 7-or-more-persons.

1,858 married couples with children.
746 single-parent households (204 men, 542 women).

86.9% of residents of Rosebud County speak English at home.
1.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (60% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 15% speak English not well).
1.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (72% speak English very well, 9% speak English well, 16% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (83% speak English very well, 17% speak English well).
9.5% of residents speak other language at home (64% speak English very well, 29% speak English well, 8% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $83,358,000 ($8992 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $393,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $17,895,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $7,566,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $7,278,000
Federal grants: $33,439,000
Federal procurement contracts: $7,650,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $9,530,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $716,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,489,000
Federal Government insurance: $14,587,000

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

Births: 844
Here:

92 per 1000 residents
State:

62 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 391
Here:

42 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: -626
Here -68 per 1000 residents
State +20 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Rosebud County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.43 millions of gallons per day (36% from ground, 64% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.9
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.1

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 62
  • 2000 to 2004: 354
  • 1990 to 1999: 366
  • 1980 to 1989: 885
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,216
  • 1960 to 1969: 273
  • 1950 to 1959: 183
  • 1940 to 1949: 148
  • 1939 or earlier: 568
Rooms in houses/apartments in Rosebud County, Montana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 21
  • 2 rooms: 58
  • 3 rooms: 122
  • 4 rooms: 230
  • 5 rooms: 517
  • 6 rooms: 410
  • 7 rooms: 334
  • 8 rooms: 222
  • 9+ rooms: 309
  • 1 room: 37
  • 2 rooms: 117
  • 3 rooms: 119
  • 4 rooms: 242
  • 5 rooms: 311
  • 6 rooms: 125
  • 7 rooms: 96
  • 8 rooms: 11
  • 9+ rooms: 26
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Rosebud County, Montana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 21
  • 1 bedroom: 129
  • 2 bedrooms: 393
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,072
  • 4 bedrooms: 388
  • 5+ bedrooms: 220
  • no bedroom: 41
  • 1 bedroom: 218
  • 2 bedrooms: 358
  • 3 bedrooms: 362
  • 4 bedrooms: 74
  • 5+ bedrooms: 31
Cars and other vehicles available in Rosebud County, Montana in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 89
  • 1 vehicle: 420
  • 2 vehicles: 824
  • 3 vehicles: 580
  • 4 vehicles: 227
  • 5+ vehicles: 83
  • no vehicle: 138
  • 1 vehicle: 499
  • 2 vehicles: 279
  • 3 vehicles: 109
  • 4 vehicles: 48
  • 5+ vehicles: 11

59% of Rosebud County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 53% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 61% lived in Montana.

Rosebud County:

59.2%
State average:

54.0%

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

  • This state: 6333
  • Northeast: 168
  • Midwest: 1358
  • South: 337
  • West: 1068

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $49,200


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 3%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 4%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Rosebud County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (34.0%)
  • Electricity (27.6%)
  • Utility gas (25.4%)
  • Wood (5.5%)
  • Coal or coke (4.5%)
  • Other fuel (1.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.4%)
  • Electricity (47.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (26.0%)
  • Utility gas (23.1%)
  • Wood (2.1%)
  • Other fuel (0.9%)
  • Coal or coke (0.7%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 138
Here:

9.3%
Montana:

7.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 59
Here:

7.3%
Montana:

6.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 28
Here:

13.3%
Montana:

11.5%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Rosebud County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - General - Other: $528,000
    Regular Highways: $303,000
    Local Fire Protection: $25,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $7,000
    Solid Waste Management: $6,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,489,000
    Regular Highways: $1,017,000
    General - Other: $722,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $517,000
    Health - Other: $499,000
    Central Staff Services: $360,000
    Correctional Institutions: $350,000
    Financial Administration: $330,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $325,000
    Libraries: $261,000
    Solid Waste Management: $256,000
    General Public Buildings: $187,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $143,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $80,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $64,000
    Air Transportation: $56,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $55,000
    Parks and Recreation: $50,000
    Housing and Community Development: $37,000
    Hospitals: $7,000
    Local Fire Protection: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $780,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,944,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $47,000
    Parks and Recreation: $34,000
    General - Other: $25,000
    Solid Waste Management: $20,000
    Health - Other: $11,000
    Central Staff Services: $10,000
    Regular Highways: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,999,000

Rosebud County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $618,000
    Solid Waste Management: $87,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $77,000
    Air Transportation: $14,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $6,000
    Regular Highways: $5,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $266,000
    Air Transportation: $46,000
    Housing and Community Development: $35,000
    Health and Hospitals: $29,000
    Highways: $10,000
    General Local Government Support: $7,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $60,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $407,000
    Special Assessments: $263,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $72,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $72,000
    Sale of Property: $33,000
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,872,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,538,000
    Highways: $432,000
    Health and Hospitals: $74,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,522,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000

Rosebud County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $19,500,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $19,000,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $500,000

Rosebud County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,783,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $19,000,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 204
  • Number of aged recipients: 14
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 190
  • Number of recipients under 18: 40
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 123
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 41
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 66
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 102
Rosebud County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Rosebud County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Rosebud County, MT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5775.8 years
Mary3477.0 years
James3473.2 years
William2577.1 years
Robert2572.4 years
George2175.0 years
Frank1673.9 years
Charles1672.8 years
Ruth1676.4 years
Raymond1470.0 years
Most common last names in Rosebud County, MT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2280.2 years
Johnson1879.0 years
Whiteman1173.3 years
Olson1177.9 years
White1177.8 years
Watson1164.6 years
Miller971.5 years
Seminole863.5 years
Sherman879.4 years
Killsnight861.6 years
Businesses in Rosebud County, MT
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Super 81
Dairy Queen1U-Haul1
Ford1UPS1
Lane Furniture1

Rosebud County on our top lists:

  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"