Rosebud County, Montana

According to the 2000 Census, Rosebud County, Montana has a population of 9,383 people. Of those, 6,043 (67%) are White, 22 (244%) are Black, and 219 (2%) are Latino[1]. However, 57 (or 1% of the 9,383 people) are not residents by choice but are people in prison.

Even though prisoners cannot participate in the local community, the Census Bureau nevertheless counts them as residents of the county where they are incarcerated.

A more accurate description would not include the prisoners. This would give Rosebud County a population of 9,326 with a demographic that is 65% White, 0% Black, and 2% Latino.

Reported in
Census 2000
Incarcerated
population
Actual
population
Total 9,383 57 9,326
White 6,043 10 6,033
Black 22 1 21
Latino 219 0 219


Notes:

[1]The numbers for Whites, Blacks and Latinos may not add up to the total number because we have not included racial groups other than Whites and Blacks and because the Census Bureau considers "Latino" to be an ethnicity, not a race. Most of the people reported as being Latino are also counted as being White or Black.

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