|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Whitefish is 8,492. Whitefish, Montana is the 3,486th largest city in the US.
Whitefish is located entirely in Flathead County.
The current population of Whitefish (8,492) is it's peak population.
Whitefish has grown 46.4% since the 2000. Whitefish, Montana is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 85% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Whitefish has a population density of 988.6 people per square mile.
|3258||Anaconda-Deer Lodge County||9,491||1.1%|
|3480||Closter, New Jersey||8,521||1.5%|
|3481||Malverne, New York||8,521||-4.6%|
|3483||Lake Geneva, Wisconsin||8,504||10.3%|
|3484||Park City, Kansas||8,503||36.6%|
|3488||Butner, North Carolina||8,487||31.4%|
|3489||Richland Hills, Texas||8,484||4.2%|
|3491||Hastings-on-Hudson, New York||8,482||9.6%|
|3492||Conover, North Carolina||8,478||25.5%|
The total voting age population of Whitefish, Montana, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 6,325. The voting age population is 49.7% male and 50.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.7% of the residents of Whitefish are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Whitefish are 97.4% White, 0.9% Two or more races, 0.7% Other, 0.6% American Indian and 0.3% Asian. Additionally, 2.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Whitefish, 7.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 3.4%. On a per-household basis, 4.7% of families are below the poverty line in Whitefish.
Among those aged 16 and older, 70.2% of Whitefish residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 97.6% of Whitefish residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 54.3% have a bachelor's degree and 17.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Whitefish residents aged 5 and older, 2.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Whitefish is 3.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Whitefish, 14.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Whitefish is $52,037.
In Whitefish, 58.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 42.0% of housing units in Whitefish.
Of all the housing units in Whitefish, 9.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Whitefish, 36.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,800 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Whitefish is $1,014.
In Whitefish, 87.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.