McCone County is a county located in the state of Montana. As of 2000, the population is 1,977. Its county seat is Circle6.
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 6,948 km˛ (2,683 mi˛). 6,844 km˛ (2,643 mi˛) of it is land and 104 km˛ (40 mi˛) of it is water. The total area is 1.50% water.
As of the census2 of 2000, there are 1,977 people, 810 households, and 596 families residing in the county. The population density is 0/km˛ (1/mi˛). There are 1,087 housing units at an average density of 0/km˛ (0/mi˛). The racial makeup of the county is 96.97% White, 0.30% Black or African American, 1.06% Native American, 0.30% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.00% from other races, and 1.37% from two or more races. 0.96% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.
There are 810 households out of which 30.20% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 66.90% are married couples living together, 3.80% have a female householder with no husband present, and 26.30% are non-families. 24.60% of all households are made up of individuals and 11.40% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.44 and the average family size is 2.89.
In the county the population is spread out with 24.80% under the age of 18, 5.40% from 18 to 24, 24.30% from 25 to 44, 26.50% from 45 to 64, and 18.90% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 42 years. For every 100 females there are 99.70 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 103.30 males.
The median income for a household in the county is $29,718, and the median income for a family is $35,887. Males have a median income of $22,768 versus $15,368 for females. The per capita income for the county is $15,162. 16.80% of the population and 14.10% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 19.40% of those under the age of 18 and 11.20% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.
Cities and towns
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