Butte Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Butte Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
34,494

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.0%
5 - 17:
14.4%
18 - 24:
11.3%
25 - 34:
12.1%
35 - 54:
23.0%
55 - 64:
14.3%
Over 65 Years:
18.8%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
High School Graduates
College Graduated
5.8%
5.8%
93.6%
93.6%
27.7%
27.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Butte
USA
$28,261
$28,261
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

Butte
USA
$49,659
$49,659
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
16.0%

Employment Industries in Butte

 
Healthcare
Accommodation
Retail
Education
Construction
Public Service
Manufacturing
Other
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Transportation
Utilities
Finance
Administration
Wholesale
Mining
Arts
15.9%
15.9%
11.6%
11.6%
10.3%
10.3%
7.9%
7.9%
7.6%
7.6%
6.1%
6.1%
5.4%
5.4%
4.6%
4.6%
4.6%
4.6%
4.1%
4.1%
4.1%
4.1%
3.8%
3.8%
2.5%
2.5%
2.4%
2.4%
2.3%
2.3%
2.2%
2.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
American Indian and Alaska Native
Other Race / Two or More Races
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
90.1%
90.1%
4.7%
4.7%
2.2%
2.2%
2.0%
2.0%
0.7%
0.7%
0.3%
0.3%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Irish
German
English
Italian
Norwegian
Polish
Austrian
French
Swedish
European
Scottish
Finnish
Welsh
French Canadian
Dutch
Danish
Yugoslavian
Croatian
Scots-Irish
Scandinavian
25.5%
25.5%
21.2%
21.2%
10.4%
10.4%
7.6%
7.6%
3.8%
3.8%
2.6%
2.6%
2.4%
2.4%
2.4%
2.4%
1.9%
1.9%
1.8%
1.8%
1.6%
1.6%
1.5%
1.5%
1.3%
1.3%
1.1%
1.1%
1.1%
1.1%
0.9%
0.9%
0.9%
0.9%
0.8%
0.8%
0.7%
0.7%
0.7%
0.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
Arabic
Spanish
German/Yiddish
Native American languages
Portuguese
French
Chinese
Other Indo-European
Serbo-Croatian
Polish
African languages
Hungarian
Navajo
Pacific Island languages
Tagalog
Other Asian languages
Vietnamese
Laotian
Thai
97.3%
97.3%
0.8%
0.8%
0.7%
0.7%
0.5%
0.5%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Butte Residents:
2.0%