Living in Fort Benton, MT

Demographics
Updated: 2020-12-30

Fort Benton, Montana Info Snack

Population
1,523
Unemployment
5.1%
Poverty
8.2%
Median Home
$155,200
Median Income
$44,318
Median Rent
$582

Fort Benton SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
3
Safety
N/A
Amenities
5
Education
9
Commute
9

Rankings for Fort Benton in Montana

Map Of Fort Benton, MT

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Population over time in Fort Benton

Year Population % Change
2019 1,523 4.2%
2018 1,462 5.9%
2017 1,381 4.2%
2016 1,325 -1.8%
2015 1,349 -1.1%
2014 1,364 -6.6%
2013 1,460 -1.2%
2012 1,478 -4.0%
2011 1,539 4.1%
2010 1,478 -

Race / Ethnicity in Fort Benton

White
96.5% (1,470)
African American
0.0% (0)
American Indian
0.3% (4)
Asian
1.0% (15)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.3% (5)
Hispanic
1.9% (29)
Race Fort Benton MT USA
White 96.5% 86.1% 60.7%
African American 0.0% 0.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 6.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.0% 0.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.3% 2.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.9% 3.8% 18.0%

Gender in Fort Benton

Female
51.0% (776)
Male
49.0% (747)
Gender Fort Benton MT USA
Female 51.0% 49.7% 50.8%
Male 49.0% 50.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Fort Benton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (15)
9-12th Grade
1.0% (15)
High School / GED
38.0% (578)
Some College
23.0% (350)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (106)
Bachelor's Degree
25.0% (380)
Master's Degree
4.0% (60)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (15)
Education Fort Benton MT USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 1.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 38.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 25.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Fort Benton, Montana

Less than $10,000
2.9% (4,344)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.0% (9,147)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.1% (21,495)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.8% (24,011)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.8% (19,437)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.7% (34,530)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.9% (22,639)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.0% (9,147)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.0% (7,546)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Fort Benton MT USA
Less than $10,000 2.9% 6.0% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.0% 5.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.1% 10.2% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.8% 10.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.8% 14.0% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.7% 19.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.9% 12.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.0% 13.4% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.0% 4.8% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 4.2% 7.7%

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