Helena, MT
Demographic Data



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Helena 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:   2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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

Helena Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
31,429

Age

PEOPLE OF Montana DETAILS
Under 5 Years 5.61
5 To 17 12.65
18 To 24 11.19
25 To 34 13.20
35 To 54 24.62
55 To 64 14.45
65 Years And Over 18.29

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 7.4
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 95.1
COLLEGE GRADUATES 44.4

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Helena 31896 27280.967892998044 #BED630
USA 31177 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Helena 53892 24926.87282314577 #EE2025
USA 57652 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
15.6%

Employment Industries in Helena

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Public Service 18.1
Healthcare 13.8
Education 9.9
Professional, scientific, and technical services 8.2
Accommodation 8.2
Retail 7.9
Finance 6.6
Other 6.4
Construction 5.2
Manufacturing 2.8
Administration 2.3
Arts 2.2
Information Technology 2.1

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 90.4
Black Or African American 0.5
American Indian And Alaska Native 1.8
Asian 0.7
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.1
Other Race / Two or More Races 2.6
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 3.8

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 25.5
Irish 18.9
English 13.9
Norwegian 9.4
Scottish 4.2
Swedish 4.1
Italian 3.9
French 3.1
Polish 2.8
European 2.5
Dutch 2.4
Scots-Irish 2.4
Welsh 1.4
Danish 1.4
Czech 1.2
Russian 0.7
Finnish 0.7
British 0.7
Scandinavian 0.6
Swiss 0.6

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 97.4
Spanish 1.5
German/Yiddish 0.2
Native American languages 0.2
Italian 0.2
Scandinavian languages 0.2
Hungarian 0.1
Pacific Island languages 0.1
French 0.1
West Germanic languages 0.0
Langs. of India 0.0
Japanese 0.0
Polish 0.0
Tagalog 0.0
Chinese 0.0
African languages 0.0
Thai 0.0
Arabic 0.0
Navajo 0.0
Other Asian languages 0.0

Foreign Born Helena Residents:
1.3%