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Red Lodge, Montana - Basic Facts

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The City of Red Lodge had a population of 2,097 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Red Lodge is located at latitude 45.1937 and longitude -109.2498 in Carbon County. The formal boundaries for the City of Red Lodge (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.8 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Carbon County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,568 feet.

The City of Red Lodge (GNIS ID: 2411529) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Montana is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Red Lodge is located within Red Lodge Division of Carbon County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Red Lodge population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Red Lodge: Bad Lodge, Rocky Fork.

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Red Lodge, MT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 2,097
Population in Households 2,046
Population in Familes 1,300
Population in Group Qrtrs 51
Population Density1 748
Diversity Index2 16


Total Households 1,085
Average Household Size 1.89
Family Households 506
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,685 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 650 (38.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 435 (25.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 600 (35.6%)
Median Home Value $259,038
Average Home Value $293,894


Median Household Income $46,922
Average Household Income $54,472
Per Capita Income $28,456
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.21% 0.26%
Households 0.04% 0.42%
Families -0.22% 0.12%
Median Household Income   2.09%
Per Capita Income   2.09%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Red Lodge, MT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Red Lodge to the other 364 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Montana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 49 87th
Population Density1 # 98 73rd
Diversity Index2 # 185 50th
Median Household Income # 148 60th
Per Capita Income # 128 65th

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