Lake County vs. Missoula County

Lake County (MT)Missoula County (MT)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)30,250118,791
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)5.2%8.7%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)28,746109,296
Population, Census, April 1, 201028,746109,299
Persons under 5 years, percent6.1%5.1%
Persons under 18 years, percent23.3%18.8%
Persons 65 years and over, percent22.1%15.6%
Female persons, percent50.7%49.9%
White alone, percent67.1%91.8%
Black or African American alone, percent0.6%0.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent24.5%2.7%
Asian alone, percent0.5%1.9%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent0.1%0.1%
Two or More Races, percent7.2%3.0%
Hispanic or Latino, percent4.6%3.3%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent65.1%89.2%
Veterans, 2014-20182,4757,836
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20182.0%2.9%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)16,93954,926
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201872.2%58.7%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$235,300$271,400
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,376$1,586
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$381$487
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$682$816
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-20138.7%26.5%
Building permits, 201815689
Households, 2014-201811,84948,608
Persons per household, 2014-20182.462.31
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201885.9%79.2%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-20184.0%4.7%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201885.7%92.2%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201872.5%83.9%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201891.2%95.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201828.0%42.5%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-20189.4%9.0%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent15.3%8.6%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201856.0%69.7%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201853.3%67.5%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)33,462317,394
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)98,131965,911
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)72,410310,561
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)21,7601,220,690
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)268,3402,044,036
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$9,258$18,419
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201819.418.3
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$45,488$51,270
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$24,912$30,636
Persons in poverty, percent18.2%12.7%
Total employer establishments, 20178154,458
Total employment, 20175,64550,107
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)195,8141,860,978
Total employment, percent change, 2016-20172.0%1.1%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20172,41810,455
All firms, 20123,07413,218
Men-owned firms, 20121,4606,580
Women-owned firms, 20129874,142
Minority-owned firms, 2012403448
Nonminority-owned firms, 20122,51211,991
Veteran-owned firms, 20122921,215
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20122,51310,725
Black-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.3%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%1.2%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.6%
Native Hawaiian- and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Women-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%24.5%
Population per square mile, 201019.342.1
Land area in square miles, 20101,490.152,593.42

Source: United States Census Bureau

About this page: Side-by-side comparison between Lake county (MT) and Missoula county (MT) using the main population, demographic, and social indicators from the United States Census Bureau.