Lame Deer, MT Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Lame Deer, Montana - Basic Facts

The Lame Deer Census Designated Place had a population of 2,081 as of July 1, 2015. Lame Deer ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Montana. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Lame Deer is located at latitude 45.6177 and longitude -106.6134 in Rosebud County. The formal boundaries for the Lame Deer Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 55.6 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Rosebud County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 3,340 feet.

The Lame Deer Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2408567) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Lame Deer population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Lame Deer: Lamedeer.

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Lame Deer, MT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 2,081
Population in Households 2,062
Population in Familes 1,835
Population in Group Qrtrs 19
Population Density1 37
Diversity Index2 18


Total Households 532
Average Household Size 3.88
Family Households 410
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 627 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 263 (41.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 269 (42.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 95 (15.2%)
Median Home Value $86,538
Average Home Value $106,369


Median Household Income $24,305
Average Household Income $37,042
Per Capita Income $9,451
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.27% 0.16%
Households 0.4% 0.22%
Families 0.42% 0.15%
Median Household Income   2.85%
Per Capita Income   2.22%
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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Lame Deer, MT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lame Deer to the other 364 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Montana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 50 87th
Population Density1 # 292 20th
Diversity Index2 # 139 63rd
Median Household Income # 361 1st
Per Capita Income # 362 1st

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Montana Census Data Comparison Tool.