Garfield County, Montana\nGarfield County is a county located in the U.S. State of Montana. As of 2000, the population is 1,279. Its county seat is Jordan6.
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Geography\nAccording to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 12,555 km² (4,848 mi²). 12,090 km² (4,668 mi²) of it is land and 465 km² (179 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 3.70% water.
Demographics\nAs of the census2 of 2000, there are 1,279 people, 532 households, and 366 families residing in the county. The population density is 0/km² (0/mi²). There are 961 housing units at an average density of 0/km² (0/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 99.14% White, 0.08% Black or African American, 0.39% Native American, 0.08% Asian, 0.08% Pacific Islander, 0.00% from other races, and 0.23% from two or more races. 0.39% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.
There are 532 households out of which 28.80% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 60.30% are married couples living together, 4.50% have a female householder with no husband present, and 31.20% are non-families. 28.20% of all households are made up of individuals and 13.50% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.38 and the average family size is 2.93.
In the county the population is spread out with 24.50% under the age of 18, 7.10% from 18 to 24, 23.30% from 25 to 44, 25.80% from 45 to 64, and 19.30% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 42 years. For every 100 females there are 106.60 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 103.40 males.
The median income for a household in the county is $25,917, and the median income for a family is $31,111. Males have a median income of $20,474 versus $14,531 for females. The per capita income for the county is $13,930. 21.50% of the population and 16.70% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 27.90% are under the age of 18 and 17.40% are 65 or older.
Cities and towns\n*Jordan