Senate District 46

Senator Sue Malek (D)

1400 Prairie Way
Missoula, MT 59802-3420

Square Miles: 1250.9

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DemographicsSenate District 46
Population Change
Total Population 2000 19,131
Total Population 201019,843
Percent of change from 2000 to 2010 Census3.59%
Total Reported
Age 5 to 9 Years 1,006
10 to 14 Years 929
15 to 17 Years 563
18 to 19 Years 471
20 to 24 Years 2,201
25 to 34 Years 3,002
35 to 44 Years 2,163
45 to 54 Years 2,907
55 to 59 Years 1,615
60 to 64 Years 1,379
65 to 74 Years 1,650
75 to 84 Years 763
85 Years and Over 286
Percent Under 5 Years 4.58%
Percent 18 & Over 82.84%
Percent 62 Years and Over 17.73%
Percent 65 Years and Over 13.60%
Percent 85 Years and Over 1.44%
Age 0 to 17 3,406
18 to 24 Years 2,672
25 to 44 Years 5,165
45 to 64 Years 5,901
62 Years and Over 3,518
65 Years and Over 2,699
Under 5 Years 908
15 to 19 Years 1,034
18 & Over 16,437
21 & Over 15,499
Males 10,189
Females 9,654
Males 18 & Over 8,409
Females 18 & Over 8,028
Males 65 & Over 1,330
Females 65 & Over 1,369
Total Reported
Black or African American131
American Indian and Alaska Native593
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander31
Some Other Race121
Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 438
Not Hispanic or Latino 19,405
White Alone Not Hispanic 18,489
Number of Races Reported
One Race 19,421
Two or More Races Reported422
Two Races402
Three Races20
Four Races0
Five Races0
Six Races0
18 Years and Over - Total Reported
Black or African American80
American Indian and Alaska Native423
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander25
Some Other Race87
18 Years and Over - Number of Races Reported
Two or More Races Reported272
Two Races257
Three Races15
Four Races0
Five Races0
Six Races0
Households - Units
Total Households 9,039
Households With Individuals Under 18 Years 1,944
Households With Individuals 65 Years and Over 1,903
Family Households
Family Households (Families) 4,808
With Own Children Under 18 Years 1,791
Married Couple Family 3,805
Married Couple Family - With Own Children Under 18 Years 1,216
Female householder No Husband Present 662
Female householder No Husband Present - With Own Children Under 18 Years 393
Nonfamily Households
Non Family Households 4,231
Householder Living Alone 3,052
Householder 65 Years and Over 1,763
Housing Occupancy
Total Housing Units 11,061
Occupied Housing Units 9,039
Owner Occupied 5,331
Renter Occupied 3,708
Vacant Housing Units 2,022
Vacant for Rent 193
Vacant for Sale 107
Vacant for Seasonal, Recreation or Occasional Use1,524
Housing Tenure
Total Owner Units Including Units for Sale5,438
Total Rental Units Including Units Vacant for Rent3,901
Population in Owner-Occupied Units12,413
Population in Rented Units7,144
IndustriesSenate District 46
Natural Resources
Energy Wells, Active
Coal bed methane0
Gas storage0
Energy Pipeline (1 or more miles)
Crude oil0
Liquefied petroleum gas0
Natural gas19
Refined product10
LibrariesSenate District 46
Library Type
LandSenate District 46
Land Ownership (square miles)
Local government5
Montana Fish, Wildlife, and Parks5
State trust land5
Other state land5
US Bureau of Land Management5
US Fish and Wildlife Service<1
US Forest Service572
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 Unlimited0
Five Valleys Land Trust6,635
Flathead Land Trust9
Gallatin Valley Land Trust0
Humane Society Wildlife Land Trust0
Kaniksu Land Trust Inc.0
Montana Conservation Trust0
Montana Dept of Transportation0
Montana Fish, Wildlife, and Parks8,304
Montana Land Reliance5,892
Mule Deer Foundation0
National Wildlife Federation0
Prickly Pear Land Trust0
Rattlesnake Land Trust142
Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation0
Salish ad Kootenai Tribal Lands0
The Bighorn Institute0
The Conservation Fund0
The Nature Conservancy6,393
US Bureau of Reclamation0
US Dept of Agriculture0
US Fish and Wildlife Service80
US Forest Service872
US Government641
Vital Ground Foundation1,030
Land in Agricultural Use (acres)
Continuously cropped2
Hay (non-irrigated)488
Irrigated (hay or crop)6,552
Noncommercial forest97
WildlifeSenate District 46
Recreation Acres
Fishing access sites400
Fishing conservation areas0
State parks87
Wildlife conservation easements4,351
Wildlife protection areas0
Wildlife management areas60,723
Block Management (acres)
Block management (acres)190,279

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