Madison County, MT

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Population

7,902

1.18% growth

Median Age

53


Median Household Income

$47,900

0.594% growth

Poverty Rate

10.6%


Number of Employees

3,873

0.437% decline

Median Property Value

$252,200

4.95% growth

About

In 2017, Madison County, MT had a population of 7.9k people with a median age of 53 and a median household income of $47,900. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Madison County, MT grew from 7,810 to 7,902, a 1.18% increase and its median household income grew from $47,617 to $47,900, a 0.594% increase.

The population of Madison County, MT is 93.8% White Alone, 3.35% Hispanic or Latino, and 2.05% Two or More Races. 3.06% of the people in Madison County, MT speak a non-English language, and 97.6% are U.S. citizens.

The median property value in Madison County, MT is $252,200, and the homeownership rate is 76.9%. Most people in Madison County, MT commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19 minutes. The average car ownership in Madison County, MT is 2 cars per household.

Economy

The economy of Madison County, MT employs 3.87k people. The largest industries in Madison County, MT are Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (604 people), Accommodation & Food Services (520 people), and Retail Trade (356 people), and the highest paying industries are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($77,500), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($60,912), and Wholesale Trade ($58,295).

Median household income in Madison County, MT is $47,900. Males in Madison County, MT have an average income that is 1.42 times higher than the average income of females, which is $39,968. The income inequality in Madison County, MT (measured using the Gini index) is 0.465, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$47,900

2017 value

± $3,493

0.594%

1 Year Growth

± 12.2%

Households in Madison County, MT have a median annual income of $47,900, which is less than the median annual income of $60,336 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $47,617 in 2016, which represents a 0.594% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$56,921

Average Male Salary

± $3,007

$39,968

Average Female Salary

± $2,184

In 2017, full-time male employees in Madison County, MT made 1.42 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Madison County, MT by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. White

    $42,515 ± $1,780

  2. Other

    $39,395 ± $16,377

  3. Asian

    $33,231 ± $11,940

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Madison County, MT workers was White. These workers were paid 1.08 times more than Other workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

This chart shows the race- and ethnicity-based wage disparities in the 5 most common occupations in Madison County, MT by number of full-time employees.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Madison County, MT is from Montana.

0.465

2017 Wage GINI

0.462

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Montana was 0.465 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.554% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

The 2017 the GINI for Montana was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Montana in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Montana across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

  1. Census Tract 1

  2. Census Tract 2

  3. Census Tract 3

In 2017, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Madison County, MT was Census Tract 1 with a value of $48,594, followed by Census Tract 2 and Census Tract 3, with respective values of $47,019 and $42,708.

The following map shows all of the tracts in Madison County, MT colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Males 18 - 24

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

10.6% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Madison County, MT (832 out of 7.83k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 13.4%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Males 18 - 24, followed by Females 55 - 64 and then Males 45 - 54.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty

  1. White

    727 ± 155

  2. Two Or More

    59 ± 76

  3. Hispanic

    34 ± 72

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Madison County, MT is White, followed by Two Or More and Hispanic.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

3.87k

2017 Value

± 366

-0.437%

1 Year decline

± 13.4%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Madison County, MT declined at a rate of -0.437%, from 3.89k employees to 3.87k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Madison County, MT, are Management Occupations (634 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (420 people), and Food Preparation & Serving Related Occupations (320 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Madison County, MT.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Madison County, MT, by number of employees, are Management Occupations (634 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (420 people), and Food Preparation & Serving Related Occupations (320 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Madison County, MT has an unusually high number of residents working as Farming, Fishing, & Forestry Occupations (9.86 times higher than expected), Management Occupations (1.61 times), and Construction & Extraction Occupations (1.55 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Madison County, MT, by median earnings, are Life, Physical, & Social Science Occupations ($250,001), Architecture & Engineering Occupations ($82,847), and Computer, Engineering, & Science Occupations ($76,250).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

3.87k

2017 Value

± 366

-0.437%

1 Year decline

± 13.4%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Madison County, MT declined at a rate of -0.437%, from 3.89k employees to 3.87k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Madison County, MT, are Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (604 people), Accommodation & Food Services (520 people), and Retail Trade (356 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Madison County, MT, though some of these residents may live in Madison County, MT and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Madison County, MT, by number of employees, are Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (604 people), Accommodation & Food Services (520 people), and Retail Trade (356 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Madison County, MT has an unusually high number of Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (13.2 times higher than expected), Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction (4.68 times), and Utilities (2.53 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Madison County, MT, by median earnings, are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($77,500), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($60,912), and Wholesale Trade ($58,295).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Montana to other states, or from other states to Montana.

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $6.47B

  2. $6.17B

  3. $5.98B

In 2015, the top outbound Montana product (by dollars) was Gasoline with $6.47B, followed by Coal-n.e.c. with $6.17B and Fuel oils and $5.98B.

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Montana products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$44.7B

2015 Value

$53.9B

Projected 2045 Value

20.7% growth

In 2015, total outbound Montana trade was $44.7B. This is expected to increase 20.7% to $53.9B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Montana trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Montana to other states, or from other states to Montana.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $4.59B

  2. $2.98B

  3. $2.88B

In 2015, the top outbound Montana domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was North Dakota with $4.59B, followed by Wyoming with $2.98B and Idaho and $2.88B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Montana shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Health

87.2% of the population of Madison County, MT has health coverage, with 32.6% on employee plans, 8.33% on Medicaid, 21.9% on Medicare, 20.8% on non-group plans, and 3.56% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the county of Madison County, MT was $8,221 in 2014. This is a 2.84% increase from the previous year ($7,994).

Primary care physicians in Madison County, MT see 1319 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.23% increase from the previous year (1303 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 7924 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 1981 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Glacier County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (14.8%). Additionally, Big Horn County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (37.9%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

1,319 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Madison County, MT see an average of 1,319 patients per year. This represents a 1.23% increase from the previous year (1,303 patients).

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.

Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

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Health Care Spending

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$8,221

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$3,882

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$9,378

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$8,238

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Montana (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 2.84%, from $7,994 to $8,221.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

12.8%

Uninsured

32.6%

Employer Coverage

8.33%

Medicaid

21.9%

Medicare

20.8%

Non-Group

3.56%

Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in Madison County, MT declined by 14% from 14.9% to 12.8%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Madison County, MT changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 14.8% prevalence

  2. 13.4% prevalence

  3. 12.3% prevalence

Glacier County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Montana, at 14.8%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Montana by county over multiple years.

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Diversity

Madison County, MT is home to a population of 7.9k people, from which 97.6% are citizens. As of 2017, 3.11% of Madison County, MT residents were born outside of the country.

The ethnic composition of the population of Madison County, MT is composed of 7.41k White Alone residents (93.8%), 265 Hispanic or Latino residents (3.35%), 162 Two or More Races residents (2.05%), 38 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0.481%), 20 Black or African American Alone residents (0.253%), 8 Asian Alone residents (0.101%), 0 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0%), and 0 Some Other Race Alone residents (0%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in Madison County, MT are Spanish or Spanish Creole (175 speakers), Portuguese or Portuguese Creole (12 speakers), and Other Pacific Island Languages (12 speakers).

Age

Age by Nativity

53

Median Native-Born Age

± 0.3

33

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 2.1

In 2017, the median age of all people in Madison County, MT was 53. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 53, were generally older than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 33. But people in Madison County, MT are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all Madison County, MT residents was 53.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

3.11%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

3.06%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

As of 2017, 3.11% of Madison County, MT residents were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Madison County, MT was 3.06%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin

  1. Canada

    4,272 ± 1,601 people

  2. Mexico

    2,817 ± 1,301 people

  3. Philippines

    2,040 ± 1,108 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Madison County, MT was Canada, the natal country of 4,272 Madison County, MT residents, followed by Mexico with 2,817 and Philippines with 2,040.

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Citizenship

97.6%

2017 Citizenship

97.7%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 97.6% of Madison County, MT residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.1%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Madison County, MT was 97.7%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    7.41k ± 14

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    265 ± 93.2

  3. Two or More Races

    162 ± 40.5

In 2017, there were 28 times more White Alone residents (7.41k people) in Madison County, MT than any other race or ethnicity. There were 265 Hispanic or Latino and 162 Two or More Races residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 8 races and ethnicities represented in Madison County, MT as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. Spanish or Spanish Creole

    175 speakers (2.34%)

  2. Portuguese or Portuguese Creole

    12 speakers (0.161%)

  3. Other Pacific Island Languages

    12 speakers (0.161%)

3.06% of Madison County, MT citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 21.5%. In 2015, the most common non-English language spoken in Madison County, MT was Spanish or Spanish Creole. 2.34% of the overall population of Madison County, MT are native Spanish or Spanish Creole speakers. 0.161% speak Portuguese or Portuguese Creole and 0.161% speak Spanish or Spanish Creole, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    383 ± 86

  2. Gulf War (1990s)

    75 ± 40

  3. Gulf War (2001-)

    73 ± 57

Madison County, MT has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 5.11 times greater than any other conflict.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Madison County, MT was $252,200 in 2017, which is 1.16 times larger than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $240,300 to $252,200, a 4.95% increase. The homeownership rate in Madison County, MT is 76.9%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Madison County, MT have an average commute time of 19 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Madison County, MT is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Income

Household Income

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$47,900

Median Household Income

± $3,493

3.49k

Number of Households

± 282

In 2017, the median household income of the 3.49k households in Madison County, MT grew to $47,900 from the previous year's value of $47,617.

The following chart displays the households in Madison County, MT distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Housing

Property Value

$252,200

2017 Median

± $20,248

$240,300

2016 Median

± $19,004

In 2017, the median property value in Madison County, MT grew to to $252,200 from the previous year's value of $240,300.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Madison County, MT compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Madison County, MT the largest share of households have a property value in the $300k - $400k range.

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Property Taxes

$800 - $1,499

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Madison County, MT distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Madison County, MT the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

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Rent vs Own

76.9%

2017 Homeownership

77.5%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 76.9% of the housing units in Madison County, MT were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 77.5%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Madison County, MT compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Madison County, MT distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Madison County, MT have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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Commute Time

19 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Madison County, MT have a shorter commute time (19 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 4.75% of the workforce in Madison County, MT have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    62.3%

  2. Carpooled

    11.8%

  3. Worked At Home

    11.6%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Madison County, MT was Drove Alone, followed by those who Carpooled and those who Worked At Home.

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