House District 71

Representative Ray Shaw (R)

251 Bivens Creek Rd
Sheridan, MT 59749-9638

Square Miles: 3917.3

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DemographicsHouse District 71
Population Change
Total Population 2000 8,828
Total Population 201010,104
Percent of change from 2000 to 2010 Census12.63%
Total Reported
Age 5 to 9 Years 486
10 to 14 Years 558
15 to 17 Years 354
18 to 19 Years 189
20 to 24 Years 348
25 to 34 Years 887
35 to 44 Years 1,088
45 to 54 Years 1,667
55 to 59 Years 1,084
60 to 64 Years 948
65 to 74 Years 1,248
75 to 84 Years 584
85 Years and Over 206
Percent Under 5 Years 4.52%
Percent 18 & Over 81.64%
Percent 62 Years and Over 25.74%
Percent 65 Years and Over 20.17%
Percent 85 Years and Over 2.04%
Age 0 to 17 1,855
18 to 24 Years 537
25 to 44 Years 1,975
45 to 64 Years 3,699
62 Years and Over 2,601
65 Years and Over 2,038
Under 5 Years 457
15 to 19 Years 543
18 & Over 8,249
21 & Over 7,999
Males 5,264
Females 4,840
Males 18 & Over 4,313
Females 18 & Over 3,936
Males 65 & Over 1,073
Females 65 & Over 965
Total Reported
Black or African American36
American Indian and Alaska Native163
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander6
Some Other Race85
Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 230
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,874
White Alone Not Hispanic 9,644
Number of Races Reported
One Race 9,964
Two or More Races Reported140
Two Races134
Three Races6
Four Races0
Five Races0
Six Races0
18 Years and Over - Total Reported
Black or African American19
American Indian and Alaska Native118
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander4
Some Other Race64
18 Years and Over - Number of Races Reported
Two or More Races Reported89
Two Races87
Three Races2
Four Races0
Five Races0
Six Races0
Households - Units
Total Households 4,548
Households With Individuals Under 18 Years 1,001
Households With Individuals 65 Years and Over 1,446
Family Households
Family Households (Families) 2,938
With Own Children Under 18 Years 932
Married Couple Family 2,584
Married Couple Family - With Own Children Under 18 Years 732
Female householder No Husband Present 202
Female householder No Husband Present - With Own Children Under 18 Years 110
Nonfamily Households
Non Family Households 1,610
Householder Living Alone 1,368
Householder 65 Years and Over 1,355
Housing Occupancy
Total Housing Units 8,076
Occupied Housing Units 4,548
Owner Occupied 3,513
Renter Occupied 1,035
Vacant Housing Units 3,528
Vacant for Rent 114
Vacant for Sale 105
Vacant for Seasonal, Recreation or Occasional Use2,978
Housing Tenure
Total Owner Units Including Units for Sale3,618
Total Rental Units Including Units Vacant for Rent1,149
Population in Owner-Occupied Units7,762
Population in Rented Units2,165
IndustriesHouse District 71
Natural Resources
Energy Wells, Active
Coal bed methane0
Gas storage0
Energy Pipeline (1 or more miles)
Crude oil0
Liquefied petroleum gas0
Natural gas64
Refined product0
LibrariesHouse District 71
Library Type
LandHouse District 71
Land Ownership (square miles)
Local government2
Montana Fish, Wildlife, and Parks2
State trust land6
Other state land<1
US Bureau of Land Management<1
US Fish and Wildlife Service1
US Forest Service1,349
US National Park Service<1
Other federal land<1
Conservation Easements (acres)
Bitter Root Land Trust0
City Government0
Clark Fork-Pend Oreille Conservancy0
County Government0
Ducks Unlimited4,178
Five Valleys Land Trust0
Flathead Land Trust0
Gallatin Valley Land Trust2,429
Humane Society Wildlife Land Trust0
Kaniksu Land Trust Inc.0
Montana Conservation Trust0
Montana Dept of Transportation0
Montana Fish, Wildlife, and Parks9,728
Montana Land Reliance129,720
Mule Deer Foundation0
National Wildlife Federation0
Prickly Pear Land Trust0
Rattlesnake Land Trust0
Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation8,889
Salish ad Kootenai Tribal Lands0
The Bighorn Institute1,443
The Conservation Fund0
The Nature Conservancy94,174
US Bureau of Reclamation0
US Dept of Agriculture870
US Fish and Wildlife Service2,355
US Forest Service11,171
US Government0
Vital Ground Foundation0
Land in Agricultural Use (acres)
Continuously cropped<1
Hay (non-irrigated)2,676
Irrigated (hay or crop)98,877
Noncommercial forest5,684
WildlifeHouse District 71
Recreation Acres
Fishing access sites1,072
Fishing conservation areas0
State parks3,047
Wildlife conservation easements9,746
Wildlife protection areas0
Wildlife management areas29,082
Block Management (acres)
Block management (acres)81,868

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