Crow Agency is a census-designated place (CDP) in Big Horn County, Montana, United States and is near the actual location for the Little Bighorn National Monument and re-enactment produced by the Real Bird family known as Battle of the Little Bighorn Reenactment. The population was 1,616 at the 2010 census. It is the governmental headquarters of the Crow Native Americans. It is also the location of the “agency offices” where the federal Superintendent of the Crow Indian Reservation and his staff (part of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, United States Department of the Interior) interacts with the Crow Tribe, pursuant to federal treaties and statutes.
Crow Agency is located at 45°36′5″N 107°27′35″W / 45.60139°N 107.45972°W / 45.60139; -107.45972 (45.601383, -107.459706).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 7.3 square miles (19 km), all of it land.
As of the census of 2000, there were 1,552 people, 336 households, and 303 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 213.3 people per square mile (82.3/km²). There were 361 housing units at an average density of 49.6 per square mile (19.1/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 3.74% White, 95.68% Native American, 0.06% Asian, and 0.52% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.16% of the population.
There were 336 households out of which 52.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.4% were married couples living together, 26.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 9.8% were non-families. 7.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 0.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 4.40 and the average family size was 4.66.
In the CDP, the population was spread out with 41.5% under the age of 18, 10.6% from 18 to 24, 25.5% from 25 to 44, 17.8% from 45 to 64, and 4.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 23 years. For every 100 females, there were 96.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 89.2 males.
The median income for a household in the CDP was $22,438, and the median income for a family was $27,768. Males had a median income of $17,300 versus $15,804 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $7,354. About 39.6% of families and 40.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 42.6% of those under age 18 and none of those age 65 or over.