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Powder River County

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DemographicsPowder River County
Population
Population Estimates
20101,729
20111,753
20121,760
20131,748
Estimates of the Components of Resident Population Change: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013
2013 Population Estimate1,748
Total Population Change5
Natural Increase-38
Births28
Deaths66
Migration45
Historic Population Growth
1890--
1900--
1910--
19203,357
19303,909
19403,159
19502,693
19602,485
19702,862
19802,520
19902,090
20001,858
20101,743
Service Populations
Veterans
Population Projections
Civilian population 18 years and over1,286
Veterans126
Non Veterans1,160
Percent By Period of Service
Gulf War (>9/01)7.1%
Gulf War (8/90-8/01)10.3%
Vietnam era29.4%
Korean War5.6%
World War II8.9%
Poverty
Below Poverty Level (Number)
Total156
Male84
Female72
< 18 Years21
18 to 64 years104
65 years and over31
Below Poverty Level (Percent)
Total9.7%
Male10.1%
Female9.3%
< 18 Years6.1%
18 to 64 years11.4%
65 years and over9.1%
Children Ages 0-17 Living Below Federal Poverty Level (Number)
200086
200161
200253
200355
200445
200555
200657
200760
200856
200952
201064
201148
Children Ages 0-17 Living Below Federal Poverty Level (Percent)
200019.5%
200113.7%
200212.4%
200314.0%
200412.6%
200515.4%
200615.9%
200719.5%
200818.5%
200916.2%
201018.6%
201115.4%
IndustriesPowder River County
Agriculture
Top Five Agriculture Producers by County, 2012
Corn Sales (Dollars)$0
Barley Sales (Dollars)$224,000
Wheat Sales (Dollars)$3,180,000
Crop Totals (Dollars)$8,116,000
Top Five Livestock Producers by County, 2012
Sheep, Including Lambs Sales (Heads)$8,520
Sheep, Including Lambs Sales (Dollars)$1,031,000
Hog Sales (Heads)$14
Hog Sales (Dollars)$6,000
Cattle, Including Calves Sales (Heads)$52,713
Cattle, Including Calves Sales (Dollars)$52,751,000
Occupations
Management, business, science, and arts362
Service137
Sales and office158
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance178
Production, transportation, and material moving41
Main Street
Employment Status
Population 16 years and over1,371
Civilian labor force - Employed876
Civilian labor force - Unemployed39
Armed Forces0
Not in labor force456
Females 16 years and over657
Mean travel time to work (minutes)13
Income and Benefits
Mean earnings (dollars)56,514
Mean Social Security income (dollars)12,856
Mean retirement income (dollars)16,371
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)6,380
Mean cash public assistance income (dollars)32,050
Median family income (dollars)53,882
Mean family income (dollars)74,492
Earnings in the Past 12 Months
Total43,103
Male44,573
Female40,137
Establishments with Respective Number of Employees
1 - 459
5 - 914
10-193
20-493
50-990
100-2490
250-4990
500-9990
1,000 or more0
Number of Establishments
Employer Establishments79
Non Employer Establishments167
Small Businesses305
CrimePowder River County
Sexual and/or Violent Offenders - Percent of Population
Total Population1,743
Percent of Total Population0.00057%
Offender Population1
County of Sentence
Inmates1
Offenders in Alternate Facility0
Offenders in Prerelease0
of Offenders on P&P Supervision5
All Active DOC Offenders6
Number Per 1000 County Population3.4%
County Population on July 1 20121,741
EducationPowder River County
Schools Funding
Difference in School Funding 2013 - 2014
2013$1,330,075
2014$1,333,668
Dollars Difference$3,592
Percent Difference0%
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