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Sheridan County, Montana (MT)

County population in 2019: 3,543 (all rural); it was 4,105 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 440
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 766
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 1,395
Renter-occupied apartments: 381 (it was 346 in 2000)
% of renters here:

20%
State:

32%

Land area: 1677 sq. mi.

Water area: 29.7 sq. mi.

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

March 2019 cost of living index in Sheridan County: 86.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (24.2%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (24.2%), Retail trade (10.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 72%
  • Government: 16%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 11%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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  • Races in Sheridan County, MT (2019)
    • 3,16690.8%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1404.0%Two or more races
    • 1363.9%Hispanic or Latino
    • 371.1%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 90.3%Asian alone
Median resident age:

47.0 years
Montana median age:

40.5 years
Males: 1,775  (50.1%)
Females: 1,768  (49.9%)
Average household size:
Sheridan County:

2.0 people
Montana:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $57,725 ($29,518 in 1999)
This county:

$57,725
Montana:

$57,153

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $640 (lower quartile is $445, upper quartile is $728)
This county:

$640
State:

$735


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $140,217 (it was $44,100 in 2000)
Sheridan:

$140,217
Montana:

$253,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $74,462 - $226,415
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,208
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $469

Institutionalized population: 57

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 1
  • Burglaries: 3
  • Thefts: 19
  • Auto thefts: 2

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 1
  • Burglaries: 6
  • Thefts: 15
  • Auto thefts: 1
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $107,200
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $117,500
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $129,100
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $152,700
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 0 buildings
  • 2005: 0 buildings
  • 2006: 0 buildings
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $17,500
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $219,800
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $229,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $209,100
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $222,100
  • 2012: 8 buildings, average cost: $209,500
  • 2013: 6 buildings, average cost: $211,000
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $226,800
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $291,600
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $287,700
  • 2017: 0 buildings
  • 2018: 0 buildings
  • 2019: 0 buildings
Number of permits per 10,000 Sheridan, MT residents
Average permit cost in Sheridan, MT
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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,469 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,085 (0.9%)

Distribution of median household income in Sheridan, MT in 2019
Distribution of house value in Sheridan, MT in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Sheridan, MT in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 9.7%
Sheridan County:

9.7%
Montana:

12.6%
(6.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 63.6% for American Indian residents, 64.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 47.0 years old
(Males: 45.2 years old, Females: 48.1 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 48.0 years old, American Indian residents: 33.8 years old, Asian residents: 36.8 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 29.1 years old, Other race residents: 22.9 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Sheridan County is $424 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $503 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $678 a month.

Cities in this county include: Plentywood, Medicine Lake, Westby, Outlook, Antelope, Reserve.

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

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Lake: Round Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Bottineau County, North Dakota , Skagit County, Washington , Valley County .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.6%
Montana:

4.3%

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

Current college students: 70
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 92.1%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 25.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 79 (40.2% naturalized citizens)

Sheridan County:

2.2%
Whole state:

2.3%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 92010 or later
  • 112000 to 2009
  • 311990 to 1999
  • 111980 to 1989
  • 71970 to 1979
  • 47Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 95.1%

Sheridan County marital status for males Sheridan County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,807
  • One, attached: 6
  • Two: 30
  • 3 or 4: 93
  • 5 to 9: 56
  • 10 to 19: 19
  • 20 or more: 23
  • Mobile homes: 145
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 7

Housing units in Sheridan County with a mortgage: 510 (0 second mortgage, 31 home equity loan, 2 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 837

Here:

37.9% with mortgage
State:

55.4% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Sheridan County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,44911
Evangelical Protestant1,35912
Catholic7842
Other861
None--
Sheridan 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: 2
Sheridan County:

5.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Sheridan County:

5.94 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 9
This county:

26.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

10.38 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Sheridan County:

8.7%
Montana:

7.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Sheridan County:

27.0%
State:

23.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.0%
State:

10.7%

Agriculture in Sheridan County:

Average size of farms: 1672 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $68,832
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $77.74
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.00%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 21.92%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $58,737
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 41.34%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.88%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $93,929
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 77.00%
Average age of principal farm operators: 59 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 2.58
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.01%
All wheat for grain: 329295 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Sheridan County-area historical earthquake activity is above Montana state average. It is 140% 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 410.4 miles away from Sheridan 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 548.3 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 407.9 miles away from the county center
On 7/6/2017 at 06:30:17, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 7.6 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 397.6 miles away from the county center
On 7/29/1998 at 03:31:58, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, 3.7 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 25.9 miles away from Sheridan County center
On 2/25/2014 at 22:45:38, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 30.8 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), 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 Winter Storm, Incident Period: October 31, 2000 to November 20, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1350: December 06, 2000, FEMA Id: 1350, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm

The number of natural disasters in Sheridan County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 1
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Sheridan

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,252 (73.0%)
  • Carpooled: 168 (9.8%)
  • Bus: 7 (0.4%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 10 (0.6%)
  • Bicycle: 14 (0.8%)
  • Walked: 106 (6.2%)
  • Worked at home: 159 (9.3%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

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


  • Management occupations (29%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (5%)
  • Production occupations (5%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Canada (51%)
  • Lebanon (12%)
  • Philippines (8%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (7%)
  • Mexico (7%)
  • Ukraine (5%)
  • Germany (1%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Sheridan County


  • Norwegian (21%)
  • German (18%)
  • American (14%)
  • Scandinavian (10%)
  • European (6%)
  • Danish (5%)
  • Northern European (3%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 87 people in nursing homes
  • 20 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 11 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 2 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

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

  • 56 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 23 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 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 $64,263.

4.72% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($44,474 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.72%
Montana average:

7.25%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
1.45% relocated from other counties in Montana ($12,821 average AGI)
3.27% relocated from other states ($31,667 average AGI)
Sheridan County:

3.27%
Montana average:

4.15%

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


5.92% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($51,000 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.92%
Montana average:

6.77%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
2.21% relocated to other counties in Montana ($15,404 average AGI)
3.71% relocated to other states ($35,596 average AGI)
Sheridan County:

3.71%
Montana average:

3.66%

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

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 6.2

Births per 1000 population in Sheridan County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 16.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 15.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Sheridan County

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

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Sheridan County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 11.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 9.7%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Sheridan County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Sheridan County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Sheridan County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Sheridan County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Sheridan County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Sheridan County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 909 (841 aged, 68 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 104 (22%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (10)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 27.62
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 13,564
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 3,039
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 25,166

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 795
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 2,128

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 23
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 85

Household type by relationship:

Households: 3,543
  • Male householders: 868 (273 living alone), Female householders: 807 (311 living alone)
  • 803 spouses (803 opposite-sex spouses), 130 unmarried partners, (128 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 770 children (736 natural, 33 adopted, 4 stepchildren), 30 grandchildren, 8 brothers or sisters, 2 parents, 0 foster children, 20 other relatives, 14 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 86

Size of family households: 540 2-persons, 106 3-persons, 148 4-persons, 53 5-persons, 47 6-persons, 14 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 588 1-person, 177 2-persons.

577 married couples with children.
58 single-parent households (24 men, 34 women).

98.7% of residents of Sheridan speak English at home.
0.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (84% speak English very well, 16% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (86% speak English very well, 14% speak English well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $51,778,000 ($14,303 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $443,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $12,850,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $6,162,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $12,955,000
Federal grants: $7,869,000
Federal procurement contracts: $7,614,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $4,327,000 ($60,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $267,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,272,000
Federal Government insurance: $25,274,000

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

Births: 107
Here:

30 per 1000 residents
State:

62 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 294
Here:

83 per 1000 residents
State:

47 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +10
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+2 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -398
Here -113 per 1000 residents
State +20 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Sheridan County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.36 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.5
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.2
State:

4.2

Year house built in Sheridan County, Montana
  • Year house built in Sheridan County, Montana
  • 362014 or later
  • 1052010 to 2013
  • 1122000 to 2009
  • 521990 to 1999
  • 2301980 to 1989
  • 2771970 to 1979
  • 3171960 to 1969
  • 3111950 to 1959
  • 1971940 to 1949
  • 5101939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Sheridan County, Montana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Sheridan County, Montana
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Sheridan County, Montana
  • 161 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 203 rooms
  • 1304 rooms
  • 2505 rooms
  • 2356 rooms
  • 1917 rooms
  • 1358 rooms
  • 3609+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sheridan County, Montana
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sheridan County, Montana
  • 161 room
  • 22 rooms
  • 563 rooms
  • 484 rooms
  • 725 rooms
  • 436 rooms
  • 267 rooms
  • 398 rooms
  • 469+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Sheridan County, Montana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Sheridan County, Montana
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Sheridan County, Montana
  • 15no bedroom
  • 551 bedroom
  • 2282 bedrooms
  • 5873 bedrooms
  • 3064 bedrooms
  • 1405+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sheridan County, Montana
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sheridan County, Montana
  • 16no bedroom
  • 431 bedroom
  • 1182 bedrooms
  • 1193 bedrooms
  • 424 bedrooms
  • 85+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Sheridan County, Montana in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Sheridan County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Sheridan County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 40no vehicle
  • 2171 vehicle
  • 5082 vehicles
  • 3923 vehicles
  • 904 vehicles
  • 855+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Sheridan County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Sheridan County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 29no vehicle
  • 1501 vehicle
  • 1072 vehicles
  • 363 vehicles
  • 254 vehicles
  • 25+ vehicles

90.2% of Sheridan County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 29% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 46% lived in Montana.

Sheridan County:

90.2%
State average:

84.1%

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

  • This state: 1,931
  • Other state: 1,512
  • Northeast: 56
  • Midwest: 908
  • South: 117
  • West: 433
Year householders moved into unit in Sheridan County, MT
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Sheridan County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 51.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 28.8%Electricity
  • 8.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.6%Utility gas
  • 2.9%Other fuel
  • 1.6%Wood
  • 1.4%Coal or coke
  • 0.9%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 37.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 36.5%Electricity
  • 15.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 6.0%Other fuel
  • 3.7%Utility gas
  • 0.6%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 57
Here:

19.3%
Montana:

12.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Montana:

10.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 6
Here:

9.2%
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

Sheridan County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,779,000
  • Charges - Other: $1,184,000
    Parks and Recreation: $74,000
    Solid Waste Management: $45,000
    Regular Highways: $39,000
    Air Transportation: $24,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $19,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,137,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,608,000
    Police Protection: $1,387,000
    Health - Other: $1,113,000
    General - Other: $375,000
    Solid Waste Management: $280,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $250,000
    Parks and Recreation: $243,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $237,000
    Libraries: $212,000
    Air Transportation: $27,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $477,000
    Other: $178,000
    Health and Hospitals: $47,000
    Natural Resources: $8,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $70,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $247,000
    Special Assessments: $202,000
    General Revenue - Other: $82,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $27,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Air Transportation: $565,000
    General - Other: $146,000
    Regular Highways: $76,000
    Police Protection: $42,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $36,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,270,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,197,000
    Other: $506,000
    Highways: $226,000
    Health and Hospitals: $10,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,353,000
    Other License: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,015,000

Sheridan County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,779,000
  • Charges - Other: $1,184,000
    Parks and Recreation: $74,000
    Solid Waste Management: $45,000
    Regular Highways: $39,000
    Air Transportation: $24,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $19,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,137,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,608,000
    Police Protection: $1,387,000
    Health - Other: $1,113,000
    General - Other: $375,000
    Solid Waste Management: $280,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $250,000
    Parks and Recreation: $243,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $237,000
    Libraries: $212,000
    Air Transportation: $27,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $477,000
    Other: $178,000
    Health and Hospitals: $47,000
    Natural Resources: $8,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $70,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $247,000
    Special Assessments: $202,000
    General Revenue - Other: $82,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $27,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Air Transportation: $565,000
    General - Other: $146,000
    Regular Highways: $76,000
    Police Protection: $42,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $36,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,270,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,197,000
    Other: $506,000
    Highways: $226,000
    Health and Hospitals: $10,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,353,000
    Other License: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,015,000

Sheridan County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,779,000
  • Charges - Other: $1,184,000
    Parks and Recreation: $74,000
    Solid Waste Management: $45,000
    Regular Highways: $39,000
    Air Transportation: $24,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $19,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,137,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,608,000
    Police Protection: $1,387,000
    Health - Other: $1,113,000
    General - Other: $375,000
    Solid Waste Management: $280,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $250,000
    Parks and Recreation: $243,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $237,000
    Libraries: $212,000
    Air Transportation: $27,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $477,000
    Other: $178,000
    Health and Hospitals: $47,000
    Natural Resources: $8,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $70,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $247,000
    Special Assessments: $202,000
    General Revenue - Other: $82,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $27,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Air Transportation: $565,000
    General - Other: $146,000
    Regular Highways: $76,000
    Police Protection: $42,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $36,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,270,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,197,000
    Other: $506,000
    Highways: $226,000
    Health and Hospitals: $10,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,353,000
    Other License: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,015,000

Sheridan County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,779,000
  • Charges - Other: $1,184,000
    Parks and Recreation: $74,000
    Solid Waste Management: $45,000
    Regular Highways: $39,000
    Air Transportation: $24,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $19,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,137,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,608,000
    Police Protection: $1,387,000
    Health - Other: $1,113,000
    General - Other: $375,000
    Solid Waste Management: $280,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $250,000
    Parks and Recreation: $243,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $237,000
    Libraries: $212,000
    Air Transportation: $27,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $477,000
    Other: $178,000
    Health and Hospitals: $47,000
    Natural Resources: $8,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $70,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $247,000
    Special Assessments: $202,000
    General Revenue - Other: $82,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $27,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Air Transportation: $565,000
    General - Other: $146,000
    Regular Highways: $76,000
    Police Protection: $42,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $36,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,270,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,197,000
    Other: $506,000
    Highways: $226,000
    Health and Hospitals: $10,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,353,000
    Other License: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,015,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 50
  • Number of aged recipients: 4
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 46
  • Number of recipients under 18: 8
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 35
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 7
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 18
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 28
Most common first names in Sheridan County, MT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3084.1 years
Mary1981.2 years
Anna1982.5 years
Robert1868.7 years
William1676.5 years
Marie1589.3 years
Alice1389.9 years
Agnes1284.7 years
Helen1280.4 years
Ruth1181.9 years
Most common last names in Sheridan County, MT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Anderson2479.4 years
Johnson2380.4 years
Nelson2179.9 years
Marsh2075.8 years
Jensen1879.7 years
Christensen1679.2 years
Smith1578.3 years
Olson1582.7 years
Lee1583.1 years
Nielsen1575.8 years
Businesses in Sheridan County, MT
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1La-Z-Boy2
Dairy Queen1RadioShack1
FedEx1U-Haul1
H&R Block1

Sheridan County on our top lists:

  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013"