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Sheridan County, Montana (MT)

County population in 2021: 3,607 (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: 85.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (27.7%), Educational, health and social services (26.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 69%
  • Government: 17%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 14%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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  • Races in Sheridan County, MT (2021)
    • 3,17787.9%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1784.9%Two or more races
    • 1664.6%Hispanic or Latino
    • 581.6%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 220.6%Asian alone
    • 130.4%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

45.2 years
Montana median age:

40.1 years
Males: 1,876  (52.0%)
Females: 1,731  (48.0%)
Average household size:
Sheridan County:

2.0 people
Montana:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2021: $61,396 ($29,518 in 1999)
This county:

$61,396
Montana:

$63,249

Median contract rent in 2021 for apartments: $623 (lower quartile is $441, upper quartile is $804)
This county:

$623
State:

$786


Estimated median house or condo value in 2021: $140,774 (it was $44,100 in 2000)
Sheridan:

$140,774
Montana:

$322,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $65,799 - $223,489
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,242
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $470

Institutionalized population: 57

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 18
  • Burglaries: 7
  • Thefts: 33
  • Auto thefts: 3

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 8
  • Burglaries: 6
  • Thefts: 32
  • Auto thefts: 1
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2021: 1 building, cost: $124,000
  • 2020: 0 buildings
  • 2019: 0 buildings
  • 2018: 0 buildings
  • 2017: 0 buildings
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $287,700
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $291,600
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $226,800
  • 2013: 6 buildings, average cost: $211,000
  • 2012: 8 buildings, average cost: $209,500
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $222,100
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $209,100
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $229,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $219,800
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $17,500
  • 2006: 0 buildings
  • 2005: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $152,700
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $129,100
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $117,500
  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $107,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Sheridan, MT residents
Average permit cost in Sheridan, MT
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2021: $1,458 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2021: $1,314 (1.2%)

Distribution of median household income in Sheridan, MT in 2021
Distribution of house value in Sheridan, MT in 2021
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Sheridan, MT in 2021
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2021: 9.8%
Sheridan County:

9.8%
Montana:

11.9%
(7.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 33.3% for other race residents, 39.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2021: 45.2 years old
(Males: 45.1 years old, Females: 45.5 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 48.8 years old, American Indian residents: 10.9 years old, Asian residents: 28.0 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 30.6 years old, Other race residents: 51.7 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 March 2023:
Here:

2.5%
Montana:

2.8%

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: 92.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 26.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 78 (43.9% naturalized citizens)

Sheridan County:

2.2%
Whole state:

2.2%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 142010 or later
  • 122000 to 2009
  • 351990 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: 1,710
  • One, attached: 16
  • Two: 30
  • 3 or 4: 100
  • 5 to 9: 41
  • 10 to 19: 31
  • 20 or more: 23
  • Mobile homes: 129

Housing units in Sheridan County with a mortgage: 394 (28 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 22 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 54

Here:

87.9% with mortgage
State:

97.7% 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 2021 - Sheridan

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,125 (71.0%)
  • Carpooled: 150 (9.5%)
  • Bus: 5 (0.3%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 13 (0.8%)
  • Bicycle: 13 (0.8%)
  • Walked: 114 (7.2%)
  • Worked at home: 113 (7.1%)
Class of Workers in 2021
Most common industries in 2021 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2021


  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2021


  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)

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


  • Management occupations (25%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (19%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2021


  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Canada (63%)
  • Philippines (18%)
  • Denmark (4%)
  • England (3%)
  • Ukraine (3%)
  • Lebanon (3%)
  • Norway (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Sheridan County


  • Norwegian (18%)
  • American (16%)
  • German (14%)
  • Scandinavian (11%)
  • European (7%)
  • Danish (6%)
  • Irish (4%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

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)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2020 was $61,399.

3.23% of this county's 2021 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2020 ($50,809 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.23%
Montana average:

8.17%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
1.65% relocated from other counties in Montana ($22,660 average AGI)
1.58% relocated from other states ($28,149 average AGI)
Sheridan County:

1.58%
Montana average:

5.13%

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


3.83% of this county's 2020 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2021 ($48,821 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.83%
Montana average:

6.62%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
2.12% relocated to other counties in Montana ($27,393 average AGI)
1.71% relocated to other states ($21,429 average AGI)
Sheridan County:

1.71%
Montana average:

3.54%

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

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2009: 16.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2010 to 2019: 14.9

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: 3,607
  • Male householders: 805 (224 living alone), Female householders: 677 (241 living alone)
  • 747 spouses (747 opposite-sex spouses), 111 unmarried partners, (105 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 978 children (913 natural, 32 adopted, 28 stepchildren), 49 grandchildren, 39 brothers or sisters, 17 parents, 16 foster children, 1 other relatives, 85 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 85

Size of family households: 519 2-persons, 117 3-persons, 157 4-persons, 63 5-persons, 15 6-persons, 13 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 467 1-person, 131 2-persons.

620 married couples with children.
61 single-parent households (24 men, 37 women).

99.5% of residents of Sheridan speak English at home.
0.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
0.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.3% 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:

6.4
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.7
State:

4.3

Year house built in Sheridan County, Montana
  • Year house built in Sheridan County, Montana
  • 02020 or later
  • 1302010 to 2019
  • 782000 to 2009
  • 901990 to 1999
  • 2281980 to 1989
  • 2291970 to 1979
  • 2721960 to 1969
  • 3301950 to 1959
  • 1771940 to 1949
  • 5161939 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
  • 31 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 83 rooms
  • 1584 rooms
  • 1915 rooms
  • 2256 rooms
  • 997 rooms
  • 1808 rooms
  • 2919+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sheridan County, Montana
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sheridan County, Montana
  • 71 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 433 rooms
  • 464 rooms
  • 595 rooms
  • 576 rooms
  • 317 rooms
  • 298 rooms
  • 679+ 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
  • 2no bedroom
  • 381 bedroom
  • 2062 bedrooms
  • 4983 bedrooms
  • 2954 bedrooms
  • 1115+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sheridan County, Montana
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sheridan County, Montana
  • 8no bedroom
  • 471 bedroom
  • 962 bedrooms
  • 983 bedrooms
  • 564 bedrooms
  • 285+ 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
  • 14no vehicle
  • 1971 vehicle
  • 5062 vehicles
  • 2713 vehicles
  • 894 vehicles
  • 755+ 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
  • 24no vehicle
  • 1341 vehicle
  • 592 vehicles
  • 673 vehicles
  • 494 vehicles
  • 35+ vehicles

92.4% of Sheridan County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 28% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 57% lived in Montana.

Sheridan County:

92.4%
State average:

84.9%

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

  • This state: 1,976
  • Other state: 1,474
  • Northeast: 41
  • Midwest: 927
  • South: 157
  • West: 332
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
  • 61.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 21.4%Electricity
  • 7.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.8%Utility gas
  • 2.4%Wood
  • 1.9%Other fuel
  • 0.3%Coal or coke
  • 0.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 40.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 32.1%Electricity
  • 12.1%Utility gas
  • 11.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.0%Other fuel
  • 0.9%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 108
Here:

31.6%
Montana:

13.8%

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

0.0%
Montana:

9.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 15
Here:

13.8%
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

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"