Deer Lodge County MT Information

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Deer Lodge County Subdivisions

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

POPULATION

Total Population 9,206
Population in Households 8,361
Population in Familes 6,203
Population in Group Qrtrs 845
Population Density1 13
Diversity Index2 21
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 3,922
Average Household Size 2.13
Family Households 2,250
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 5,180 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,656 (51.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,266 (24.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,258 (24.3%)
Median Home Value $130,495
Average Home Value $184,413
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $37,945
Average Household Income $51,454
Per Capita Income $23,316
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.16% -0.2%
Households -0.39% -0.31%
Families -0.69% -0.5%
Median Household Income   2.05%
Per Capita Income   1.5%
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.

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Deer Lodge County MT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Deer Lodge County to the other 56 counties and county equivalents 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 # 26 55th
Population Density1 # 10 84th
Diversity Index2 # 21 64th
Median Household Income # 48 16th
Per Capita Income # 45 21st

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