Latest Data (2018)
Population 3,089
Nationwide Rank 6150

Quick Facts

Shelby, Montana is the 6,150th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Shelby, Montana is a city.

Shelby, Montana is currently 8.5% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Shelby, Montana's growth is below average. 69% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
6140 Parowan, Utah 3,100 20.0%
6141 Barbourville, Kentucky 3,099 -13.5%
6142 Eagle Lake, Minnesota 3,098 69.6%
6143 Soperton, Georgia 3,097 -5.3%
6144 Chandler, Texas 3,095 39.6%
6145 Chandler, Oklahoma 3,094 8.8%
6146 Delhi, New York 3,092 19.9%
6147 Licking, Missouri 3,091 109.5%
6148 Bethany, Missouri 3,090 -0.2%
6149 Ebensburg, Pennsylvania 3,090 0.2%
6150 Shelby, Montana 3,089 -4.3%
6151 Abingdon, Illinois 3,088 -14.2%
6152 Oakland, Florida 3,087 208.7%
6153 McSherrystown, Pennsylvania 3,085 14.8%
6154 Doylestown, Ohio 3,084 9.5%
6155 Greenwood Lake, New York 3,083 -9.6%
6156 Wallburg, North Carolina 3,082 7.2%
6157 Lakemore, Ohio 3,081 20.5%
6158 Dadeville, Alabama 3,079 -3.9%
6159 Fairport Harbor, Ohio 3,079 -3.2%
6160 Needville, Texas 3,077 17.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Montana

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
4353 Lewistown 5,818 -7.6%
4443 Columbia Falls 5,575 42.2%
4722 Polson 5,018 19.6%
4753 Glendive 4,960 1.9%
4856 Hamilton 4,809 23.1%
5203 Dillon 4,261 0.0%
5501 Hardin 3,833 12.5%
5899 Glasgow 3,328 2.8%
6150 Shelby 3,089 -4.3%
6217 Cut Bank 3,022 -2.2%
6309 Deer Lodge 2,916 -14.7%
6500 Wolf Point 2,743 2.8%
6507 Libby 2,737 -5.1%
6801 Conrad 2,500 -8.5%
7104 Red Lodge 2,294 5.0%
7143 Colstrip 2,266 -3.5%
7415 Townsend 2,098 12.5%
7434 East Helena 2,089 25.9%
7437 Ronan 2,088 14.4%
7511 Three Forks 2,053 15.8%
7514 Columbus 2,049 13.7%
7566 Stevensville 2,025 24.5%
7770 Malta 1,915 -8.5%
7780 Baker 1,910 13.2%
7878 Roundup 1,863 -3.3%
7966 Forsyth 1,823 -4.9%
7967 Manhattan 1,822 24.7%
8052 Plentywood 1,786 -12.6%
8218 Choteau 1,713 -3.8%
8284 Big Timber 1,682 0.7%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 3,089 6,150
2017 3,128 6,092
2016 3,216 5,997
2015 3,268 5,929
2014 3,301 5,880
2013 3,294 5,884
2012 3,327 5,837
2011 3,281 5,884
2010 3,376 5,775
2009 3,523 5,560
2008 3,512 5,557
2007 3,395 5,629
2006 3,477 5,536
2005 3,420 5,561
2004 3,366 5,592
2003 3,209 5,718
2002 3,304 5,629
2001 3,264 5,636
2000 3,229 5,663
1990 2,795 5,733