MT

National Population : 333,590,059
Montana State Population : 915,696

About Shepherd, MT

Shepherd, MT is located in Yellowstone County in the state of Montana.

The total City Population for Shepherd is about 595 with about 103 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 3,481.

The Average Home Value is $229,600.00, which is roughly 27% higher than the Average Home Value of $167,602.00 for the state of Montana, and roughly 18% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $73,487.00, which is roughly 34% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $48,647.00 for the state of Montana, and roughly 22% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Shepherd is about 7.7%.

Montana is ranked #27 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 43.99 out of 100.

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Voting

Yellowstone County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 39.57% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 60.57%
Democratic: 36.6%
Libertarian: 2.83%


Nearby Locations

Huntley, MT (5.65 mi.)
Worden, MT (9.16 mi.)
Ballantine, MT (12.37 mi.)
Billings, MT (13.32 mi.)
Acton, MT (16.43 mi.)
Molt, MT (16.43 mi.)
Pompey Pillar, MT (17.93 mi.)
Pompeys Pillar, MT (17.93 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 59079
Latitude : 46.083405
Longitude : -108.379262
TimeZone : Mountain (GMT -07:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 3254 ft.
Area Code(s) : 406

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.71
Male Population Estimate : 51.59%
Female Population Estimate : 48.41%
Median Age : 39.4
Male Median Age : 39.3
Female Median Age : 39.6

White Population Estimate : 97.36%
Black Population Estimate : 0.75%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.72%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.40%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.11%
Indian Population Estimate : 4.22%
Other Population Estimate : 0.40%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Shepherd specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Yellowstone County: About 4 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Yellowstone County: About 362 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Yellowstone County is about 2% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 20% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.