Missoula Population Demographics

According to US population projections for 2022, the estimated population of Missoula is 74,834. 19.87% is under 18, while 14.98% is over 65.

A closer look at the age demography reveals that 4.59% of the population was five years old or younger, 19.87% were 18 years or younger and 23.61% were aged 65 years and over. The gender split in the state was nearly even, with 51.37% female and 48.63% male.

Missoula Housing

According to the US Census, Missoula has 35,602 housing units. The average owner-occupied housing unit rate in Missoula was 94.78%. At the same time, the city's median value of owner-occupied homes was $406,800

Missoula Racial Demographics

In 2020, the US Census estimated that White Alone and Some Other Race Alone constitute 87.49% of Missoula's population. Residents of the city who were American Indian And Alaska Native Alone, made up 2.85% of the total population.

Other racial groups include Asian Alone, constituting 1.43% of the city's population and Black Or African American Alone at 0.85%

White Alone84.41%
Some Other Race Alone3.08%
American Indian And Alaska Native Alone2.85%
Asian Alone1.43%
Black Or African American Alone0.85%
White Black Or African American0.55%

How Educated is Missoula

According to Census estimates, in 2021, 25.2% of Missoula residents had a bachelor's degree, while 23.6% had a graduate or professional degree.

Overall, 48.80% of residents have a bachelor's degree or higher.

Education Attainment (Population 25 Years and Older) in Missoula CityPercentage
High School Graduate Or Higher95.5%
Bachelors Degree Or Higher45.8%
Some College Or Associates Degree36.2%
Bachelors Degree25.2%
Some College No Degree24.2%
Graduate Or Professional Degree23.6%

Average Income in Missoula

The median household income in Missoula is $63,270. This figure is significantly (approximately 0.00%) less than the state average of $63,270.

Estimates by family type revealed that families earned an average of $92,935 per year, while married-couple families earned an average of $117,113.

A closer examination of the income groups of Missoula 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 $35,000 and $49,999 (14.8%) and those with incomes exceeding $200,000 (9.8%). 4.4% 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$117,113
Nonfamily households$43,275