Carbon County is located in south-central Montana. The County Seat is Red Lodge and the largest city is Red Lodge. The Official Web Site is located at http://co.carbon.mt.us/. The 2014 population estimate is 10,399 and the 2010 census population was 10,075. The land area is 2,048.79 square miles and there are 4.9 persons per square mile.
96.9% of the population is White, 0.4% is Black or African American, 2.3% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.4% is Asian, 1.1% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1.2% is two or more races. 92.8% have a high school degree or higher, and 27.6% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $205,900, there are 4,322 households, an average of 2.32 persons per household. The per capita income is $27,599, the median household income is $47,831, and 11.1% of the persons in Carbon County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 1,641. Retail sales (in $1000) were $60,650, and sales per capita were $6,219. The percentage of black-owned firms is 0%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 24.6%.
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