|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Miles City is 8,397. Miles City, Montana is the 3,522nd largest city in the US.
Miles City is located entirely in Custer County.
The peak population of Miles City was in 1990, when its population was 8,621. In 1990, Miles City was the 2,762nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 3,522nd largest city in the US. Miles City is currently 2.6% smaller than it was in 1990.
Miles City has shrunk 0.8% since the year 2000. Miles City, Montana's growth is below average. 68% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Miles City has a population density of 2,518.7 people per square mile. Miles City has the 4th highest population density in Montana.
|3258||Anaconda-Deer Lodge County||9,491||1.1%|
|3516||Socorro, New Mexico||8,414||-5.0%|
|3517||St. Marys, Ohio||8,411||0.7%|
|3520||Sitka city and, Alaska||8,407||-4.8%|
|3522||Miles City, Montana||8,397||-0.8%|
|3528||Pleasant Hills, Pennsylvania||8,382||-2.8%|
The total voting age population of Miles City, Montana, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 6,669. The voting age population is 48.0% male and 52.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.1% of the residents of Miles City are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Miles City are 94.0% White, 3.1% Two or more races, 1.2% American Indian, 0.8% Black, 0.6% Other, 0.2% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 0.1% Asian. Additionally, 3.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Miles City, 14.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 14.5%. On a per-household basis, 9.2% of families are below the poverty line in Miles City.
Among those aged 16 and older, 65.8% of Miles City residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.8% of Miles City residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 24.4% have a bachelor's degree and 8.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Miles City residents aged 5 and older, 2.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Miles City is 3.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Miles City, 19.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Miles City is $50,991.
In Miles City, 65.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 34.6% of housing units in Miles City.
Of all the housing units in Miles City, 28.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Miles City, 6.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 270 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Miles City is $767.
In Miles City, 74.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.