Billings Population Demographics

According to US population projections for 2022, the estimated population of Billings is 117,453. 25.10% is under 18, while 19.09% is over 65.

A closer look at the age demography reveals that 5.15% of the population was five years old or younger, 25.10% were 18 years or younger and 30.49% were aged 65 years and over. The gender split in the state was nearly even, with 51.15% female and 48.85% male.

Billings Housing

According to the US Census, Billings has 53,981 housing units. The average owner-occupied housing unit rate in Billings was 93.30%. At the same time, the city's median value of owner-occupied homes was $290,000

Billings Racial Demographics

In 2020, the US Census estimated that White Alone and American Indian And Alaska Native Alone constitute 88.48% of Billings's population. Residents of the city who were Some Other Race Alone, made up 1.93% of the total population.

Other racial groups include Black Or African American Alone, constituting 0.98% of the city's population and Asian Alone at 0.93%

White Alone83.54%
American Indian And Alaska Native Alone4.94%
Some Other Race Alone1.93%
Black Or African American Alone0.98%
Asian Alone0.93%
White Black Or African American0.80%

How Educated is Billings

According to Census estimates, in 2021, 25.2% of Billings residents had a bachelor's degree, while 12.3% had a graduate or professional degree.

Overall, 37.50% of residents have a bachelor's degree or higher.

Education Attainment (Population 25 Years and Older) in Billings CityPercentage
High School Graduate Or Higher93.8%
Some College Or Associates Degree47.0%
Bachelors Degree Or Higher37.7%
Bachelors Degree25.2%
Some College No Degree24.4%
High School Graduate Includes Equivalency23.5%

Average Income in Billings

The median household income in Billings is $65,818. This figure is significantly (approximately 0.00%) less than the state average of $65,818.

Estimates by family type revealed that families earned an average of $82,957 per year, while married-couple families earned an average of $102,344.

A closer examination of the income groups of Billings households revealed that the largest income group consisted of households with an annual income between $50,000 and $74,999. Other groups with yearly high household incomes include those between $75,000 and $99,999 (16.6%) and those with incomes exceeding $200,000 (5.4%). 5.1% of households in the City of Angels had an annual income of less than $10,000.

Median Income by Type of Family

Type of FamilyIncome
Married-couple families$102,344
Nonfamily households$39,971