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Beaverhead County, Montana (MT)

County population in 2021: 9,620 (50% urban, 50% rural); it was 9,202 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,438
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,151
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,345
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,425 (it was 1,339 in 2000)
% of renters here:

36%
State:

32%

Land area: 5542 sq. mi.

Water area: 29.7 sq. mi.

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

March 2019 cost of living index in Beaverhead County: 89.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (24.8%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (13.7%), Retail trade (12.0%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (11.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 73%
  • Government: 17%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 11%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Beaverhead County, MT (2021)
    • 8,47288.3%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 5465.7%Hispanic or Latino
    • 3543.7%Two or more races
    • 1061.1%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 921.0%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 150.2%Asian alone
    • 70.07%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 50.05%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

42.5 years
Montana median age:

40.1 years
Males: 4,795  (49.8%)
Females: 4,825  (50.2%)
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Average household size:
Beaverhead County:

2.0 people
Montana:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2021: $53,314 ($28,962 in 1999)
This county:

$53,314
Montana:

$63,249

Median contract rent in 2021 for apartments: $625 (lower quartile is $498, upper quartile is $797)
This county:

$625
State:

$786


Estimated median house or condo value in 2021: $304,805 (it was $86,300 in 2000)
Beaverhead:

$304,805
Montana:

$322,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $150,499 - $452,049
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,370
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $393

Institutionalized population: 157

Crime in 2021 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

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

Crime in 2020 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 0
  • Burglaries: 0
  • Thefts: 1
  • Auto thefts: 0
Beaverhead County, MT map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2021: 8 buildings, average cost: $250,000
  • 2020: 6 buildings, average cost: $250,000
  • 2019: 13 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2018: 7 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $130,300
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $130,300
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $130,300
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $130,300
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $144,200
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $160,500
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $206,700
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $229,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $219,800
  • 2007: 11 buildings, average cost: $202,600
  • 2006: 10 buildings, average cost: $186,300
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $173,700
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $163,700
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $157,800
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 10 buildings, average cost: $188,600
  • 2000: 7 buildings, average cost: $138,700
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $129,100
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $117,500
  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $107,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Beaverhead, MT residents
Average permit cost in Beaverhead, MT
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2021: $1,934 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2021: $1,674 (0.6%)

Distribution of median household income in Beaverhead, MT in 2021
Distribution of house value in Beaverhead, MT in 2021
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Beaverhead, MT in 2021
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2021: 15.7%
Beaverhead County:

15.7%
Montana:

11.9%
(15.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 6.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 3.3% for American Indian residents, 38.7% for other race residents, 9.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2021: 42.5 years old
(Males: 43.3 years old, Females: 41.6 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44.3 years old, Black residents: 18.9 years old, American Indian residents: 44.9 years old, Asian residents: 52.5 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 28.6 years old, Other race residents: 35.6 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Beaverhead County is $484 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $636 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $823 a month.

Cities in this county include: Dillon, Big Hole Basin, Clark Canyon-Horse Prairie, Lima-Centennial Valley, Lima, Wisdom.

Beaverhead 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: Corson County, South Dakota , McIntosh County, North Dakota , McPherson County, South Dakota , Vilas County, Wisconsin , Walworth County, South Dakota , Presque Isle County, Michigan .

Unemployment in March 2023:
Here:

2.2%
Montana:

2.8%

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

Current college students: 1,117
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 94.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 34.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 209 (20.9% naturalized citizens)

Beaverhead County:

2.2%
Whole state:

2.2%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1422010 or later
  • 402000 to 2009
  • 11990 to 1999
  • 301980 to 1989
  • 71970 to 1979
  • 56Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 93.7%

Beaverhead County marital status for males Beaverhead County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,686
  • One, attached: 50
  • Two: 95
  • 3 or 4: 143
  • 5 to 9: 110
  • 10 to 19: 61
  • 20 to 49: 42
  • 50 or more: 25
  • Mobile homes: 801
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 2

Housing units in Beaverhead County with a mortgage: 1,241 (85 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 55 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 69

Here:

1.4% with mortgage
State:

97.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Beaverhead County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other1,0525
Evangelical Protestant91110
Catholic6503
Mainline Protestant3325
None6,301-
Beaverhead 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
Beaverhead County:

3.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Beaverhead County:

5.68 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 16
This county:

18.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

10.38 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Beaverhead County:

8.4%
Montana:

7.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Beaverhead County:

23.0%
State:

23.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

7.6%
State:

10.7%

Agriculture in Beaverhead County:

Average size of farms: 3038 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $150,274
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $77.59
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 85.14%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $129,006
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 9.47%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 90.34%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $96,562
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 66.03%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 10.63
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.03%
All wheat for grain: 6307 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Beaverhead County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Montana state average. It is 1109% 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 116.5 miles away from Beaverhead 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 89.5 miles away from the county center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 3/31/2020 at 23:52:30, a magnitude 6.5 (6.5 MW, Depth: 7.5 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 121.2 miles away from the county center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 400.2 miles away from the county center
On 6/30/1975 at 18:54:13, a magnitude 6.1 (5.6 MB, 5.9 MS, 6.1 UK, 6.1 ML) earthquake occurred 110.1 miles away from Beaverhead County center
On 7/26/2005 at 04:08:37, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MB, 5.2 MS, 5.6 MW, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 20.4 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 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 Central Zone 3C Fire Complex, Incident Period: August 08, 2000, Fire Management Assistance Declared: August 08, 2000, FEMA Id: 2318, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • 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

The number of natural disasters in Beaverhead County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 1
Means of transportation to work in 2021 - Beaverhead

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 3,234 (73.8%)
  • Carpooled: 315 (7.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 78 (1.8%)
  • Bicycle: 54 (1.2%)
  • Walked: 210 (4.8%)
  • Worked at home: 409 (9.3%)
Class of Workers in 2021
Most common industries in 2021 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2021


  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2021


  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)

Most common occupations in 2021 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2021


  • Construction and extraction occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (6%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2021


  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (43%)
  • Philippines (40%)
  • Canada (4%)
  • Fiji (4%)
  • Peru (1%)
  • Switzerland (1%)
  • Iran (1%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Beaverhead County


  • English (17%)
  • German (15%)
  • American (12%)
  • Irish (11%)
  • Norwegian (4%)
  • Italian (4%)
  • Polish (3%)

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

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

  • 278 people in college/university student housing
  • 98 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 54 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 9 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 5 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities

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

  • 376 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 69 people in nursing homes
  • 17 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 10 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 9 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 7 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 5 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2020 was $61,940.

9.21% of this county's 2021 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2020 ($69,517 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.21%
Montana average:

8.17%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.41% relocated from other counties in Montana ($18,364 average AGI)
5.81% relocated from other states ($51,150 average AGI)
Beaverhead County:

5.81%
Montana average:

5.13%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2020 and 2021:
from Gallatin County, MT  0.61% ($74,609 average AGI)


6.86% of this county's 2020 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2021 ($37,466 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.86%
Montana average:

6.62%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.40% relocated to other counties in Montana ($23,817 average AGI)
2.46% relocated to other states ($13,649 average AGI)
Beaverhead County:

2.46%
Montana average:

3.54%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2020 and 2021:
to Silver Bow County, MT  0.77% ($35,464 average AGI)
to Lewis and Clark County, MT  0.57% ($29,619)

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2009: 8.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2010 to 2019: 9.2

Deaths per 1000 population in Beaverhead County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 11.8%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 8.2%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Beaverhead County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Beaverhead County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Beaverhead County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Beaverhead County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Beaverhead County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Beaverhead County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,604 (1,391 aged, 213 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 220 (12%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (21)
  • Unspecified dementia (12)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (10)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 17%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 16%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 11.31
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 10,119
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 226
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 38,915

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 809
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,208
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 11

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 45
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 125

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 23

Household type by relationship:

Households: 9,620
  • Male householders: 2,063 (943 living alone), Female householders: 2,033 (645 living alone)
  • 1,954 spouses (1,943 opposite-sex spouses), 172 unmarried partners, (172 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 2,125 children (1,928 natural, 42 adopted, 167 stepchildren), 25 grandchildren, 37 brothers or sisters, 167 parents, 0 foster children, 40 other relatives, 442 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 557

Size of family households: 1,309 2-persons, 351 3-persons, 383 4-persons, 113 5-persons, 25 6-persons, 70 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,582 1-person, 187 2-persons, 21 3-persons, 7 4-persons.

1,161 married couples with children.
337 single-parent households (61 men, 276 women).

94.9% of residents of Beaverhead speak English at home.
3.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (61% speak English very well, 33% speak English well, 3% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (96% speak English very well, 4% speak English not well).
1.0% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (98% speak English very well, 1% speak English well, 1% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $70,022,000 ($7,917 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,190,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $22,558,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $13,182,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $2,024,000
Federal grants: $19,034,000
Federal procurement contracts: $2,405,000 ($213,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $10,819,000 ($587,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $222,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,708,000
Federal Government insurance: $9,280,000

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

Births: 462
Here:

53 per 1000 residents
State:

62 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 455
Here:

52 per 1000 residents
State:

47 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +26
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+2 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -453
Here -52 per 1000 residents
State +20 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Beaverhead County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.60 millions of gallons per day (32% from ground, 68% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

4.3

Year house built in Beaverhead County, Montana
  • Year house built in Beaverhead County, Montana
  • 02020 or later
  • 4042010 to 2019
  • 5152000 to 2009
  • 8121990 to 1999
  • 5401980 to 1989
  • 7751970 to 1979
  • 4121960 to 1969
  • 4001950 to 1959
  • 1291940 to 1949
  • 9931939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Beaverhead County, Montana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Beaverhead County, Montana
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Beaverhead County, Montana
  • 91 room
  • 402 rooms
  • 943 rooms
  • 3974 rooms
  • 4235 rooms
  • 4746 rooms
  • 3187 rooms
  • 4398 rooms
  • 5859+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Beaverhead County, Montana
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Beaverhead County, Montana
  • 311 room
  • 662 rooms
  • 2113 rooms
  • 2874 rooms
  • 2115 rooms
  • 1106 rooms
  • 1747 rooms
  • 1298 rooms
  • 1139+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Beaverhead County, Montana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Beaverhead County, Montana
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Beaverhead County, Montana
  • 11no bedroom
  • 1361 bedroom
  • 5422 bedrooms
  • 1,2243 bedrooms
  • 5854 bedrooms
  • 2775+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Beaverhead County, Montana
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Beaverhead County, Montana
  • 33no bedroom
  • 2301 bedroom
  • 4662 bedrooms
  • 3193 bedrooms
  • 2524 bedrooms
  • 285+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Beaverhead County, Montana in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Beaverhead County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Beaverhead County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 25no vehicle
  • 5431 vehicle
  • 1,1542 vehicles
  • 5123 vehicles
  • 3814 vehicles
  • 1585+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Beaverhead County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Beaverhead County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 33no vehicle
  • 5451 vehicle
  • 5452 vehicles
  • 1173 vehicles
  • 924 vehicles
  • 235+ vehicles

79.0% of Beaverhead County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 33% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 56% lived in Montana.

Beaverhead County:

79.0%
State average:

84.9%

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

  • This state: 4,731
  • Other state: 4,611
  • Northeast: 487
  • Midwest: 1,075
  • South: 527
  • West: 2,530
Year householders moved into unit in Beaverhead County, MT
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Beaverhead County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 32.5%Utility gas
  • 25.5%Electricity
  • 22.5%Wood
  • 17.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.5%Other fuel
  • 0.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 43.7%Electricity
  • 39.1%Utility gas
  • 9.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 7.5%Wood
  • 0.3%Other fuel
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 159
Here:

25.4%
Montana:

13.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 184
Here:

43.2%
Montana:

9.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
Montana:

9.8%

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

Beaverhead County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $548,000
    Solid Waste Management: $358,000
    Regular Highways: $259,000
    Parks and Recreation: $18,000
    Air Transportation: $14,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,017,000
    Police Protection: $1,670,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,052,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $642,000
    Solid Waste Management: $465,000
    Health - Other: $309,000
    General Public Buildings: $308,000
    Parks and Recreation: $238,000
    General - Other: $174,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $150,000
    Financial Administration: $77,000
    Libraries: $37,000
    Housing and Community Development: $27,000
    Air Transportation: $25,000
    Local Fire Protection: $5,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $966,000
    Highways: $477,000
    Air Transportation: $339,000
    Health and Hospitals: $92,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $68,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,357,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,380,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,048,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $332,000
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $1,024,000
    General Revenue - Other: $152,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $85,000
    Interest Earnings: $19,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Air Transportation: $323,000
    Solid Waste Management: $215,000
    Police Protection: $117,000
    General - Other: $84,000
    Regular Highways: $60,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,307,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $710,000
    Other: $339,000
    Highways: $224,000
    Health and Hospitals: $5,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,688,000
    Other License: $19,000

Beaverhead County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $548,000
    Solid Waste Management: $358,000
    Regular Highways: $259,000
    Parks and Recreation: $18,000
    Air Transportation: $14,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,017,000
    Police Protection: $1,670,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,052,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $642,000
    Solid Waste Management: $465,000
    Health - Other: $309,000
    General Public Buildings: $308,000
    Parks and Recreation: $238,000
    General - Other: $174,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $150,000
    Financial Administration: $77,000
    Libraries: $37,000
    Housing and Community Development: $27,000
    Air Transportation: $25,000
    Local Fire Protection: $5,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $966,000
    Highways: $477,000
    Air Transportation: $339,000
    Health and Hospitals: $92,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $68,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,357,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,380,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,048,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $332,000
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $1,024,000
    General Revenue - Other: $152,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $85,000
    Interest Earnings: $19,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Air Transportation: $323,000
    Solid Waste Management: $215,000
    Police Protection: $117,000
    General - Other: $84,000
    Regular Highways: $60,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,307,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $710,000
    Other: $339,000
    Highways: $224,000
    Health and Hospitals: $5,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,688,000
    Other License: $19,000

Beaverhead County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $548,000
    Solid Waste Management: $358,000
    Regular Highways: $259,000
    Parks and Recreation: $18,000
    Air Transportation: $14,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,017,000
    Police Protection: $1,670,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,052,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $642,000
    Solid Waste Management: $465,000
    Health - Other: $309,000
    General Public Buildings: $308,000
    Parks and Recreation: $238,000
    General - Other: $174,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $150,000
    Financial Administration: $77,000
    Libraries: $37,000
    Housing and Community Development: $27,000
    Air Transportation: $25,000
    Local Fire Protection: $5,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $966,000
    Highways: $477,000
    Air Transportation: $339,000
    Health and Hospitals: $92,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $68,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,357,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,380,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,048,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $332,000
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $1,024,000
    General Revenue - Other: $152,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $85,000
    Interest Earnings: $19,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Air Transportation: $323,000
    Solid Waste Management: $215,000
    Police Protection: $117,000
    General - Other: $84,000
    Regular Highways: $60,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,307,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $710,000
    Other: $339,000
    Highways: $224,000
    Health and Hospitals: $5,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,688,000
    Other License: $19,000

Beaverhead County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $548,000
    Solid Waste Management: $358,000
    Regular Highways: $259,000
    Parks and Recreation: $18,000
    Air Transportation: $14,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,017,000
    Police Protection: $1,670,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,052,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $642,000
    Solid Waste Management: $465,000
    Health - Other: $309,000
    General Public Buildings: $308,000
    Parks and Recreation: $238,000
    General - Other: $174,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $150,000
    Financial Administration: $77,000
    Libraries: $37,000
    Housing and Community Development: $27,000
    Air Transportation: $25,000
    Local Fire Protection: $5,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $966,000
    Highways: $477,000
    Air Transportation: $339,000
    Health and Hospitals: $92,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $68,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,357,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,380,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,048,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $332,000
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $1,024,000
    General Revenue - Other: $152,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $85,000
    Interest Earnings: $19,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Air Transportation: $323,000
    Solid Waste Management: $215,000
    Police Protection: $117,000
    General - Other: $84,000
    Regular Highways: $60,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,307,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $710,000
    Other: $339,000
    Highways: $224,000
    Health and Hospitals: $5,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,688,000
    Other License: $19,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 110
  • Number of aged recipients: 9
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 101
  • Number of recipients under 18: 14
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 73
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 23
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 49
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 46
Most common first names in Beaverhead County, MT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John8574.8 years
James5974.6 years
William4974.9 years
George4477.3 years
Robert3975.1 years
Mary3880.8 years
Charles3776.3 years
Joseph2776.2 years
Ruth2678.1 years
Margaret2580.2 years
Most common last names in Beaverhead County, MT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3777.6 years
Johnson2075.0 years
Brown1981.7 years
Miller1977.4 years
Peterson1880.1 years
Williams1677.1 years
Christensen1581.2 years
Nelson1476.9 years
Anderson1383.3 years
Jones1381.1 years
Businesses in Beaverhead County, MT
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Motel 61
Alco Stores1Safeway1
Best Western1Starbucks1
Chevrolet1Super 81
Dairy Queen1True Value1
FedEx2U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS1
MasterBrand Cabinets2Vons1
McDonald's1YMCA1