Yellowstone County is located in south-central Montana. The County Seat is Billings and the largest city is Billings. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.co.yellowstone.mt.gov/. The 2014 population estimate is 155,634 and the 2010 census population was 147,975. The land area is 2,633.29 square miles and there are 56.2 persons per square mile.
91.5% of the population is White, 0.8% is Black or African American, 5.1% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.7% is Asian, 4.3% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.1% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 2.7% is two or more races. 92.3% have a high school degree or higher, and 28.7% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $181,500, there are 61,023 households, an average of 2.40 persons per household. The per capita income is $27,761, the median household income is $51,342, and 12.3% of the persons in Yellowstone County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 15,726. Retail sales (in $1000) were $2,840,723, and sales per capita were $20,284. The percentage of black-owned firms is 0.4%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 25%.
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