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Lakeside, Montana - Basic Facts

The Lakeside Census Designated Place had a population of 2,808 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Lakeside is located at latitude 48.0183 and longitude -114.2319 in Flathead County. The formal boundaries for the Lakeside Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 14.07 sq. miles and a water area of 3.89 sq. miles. Flathead County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 2,917 feet.

The Lakeside Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2408563) 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.

Montana is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Lakeside Census Designated Place is located within Lakeside-Somers Division of Flathead County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Lakeside population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Lakeside: Chautauqua, Lacon, Stoner, Stoners, Stoner's.

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Lakeside, MT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,808
Daytime Population: Workers 629
Daytime Population: Residents 1,594
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,223
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.79
Population in Households 2,635
Population in Familes 2,192
Population in Group Qrtrs 173
Population Density2 200
Diversity Index3 12


Median Household Income $56,270
Average Household Income $70,066
Per Capita Income $28,518


Total Housing Units 1,766 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 805 (45.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 308 (17.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 653 (37.0%)
Median Home Value $309,655
Average Home Value $418,176


Total Households 1,113
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 776
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.7% 0.87%
Households 0.66% 0.9%
Families 0.45% 0.76%
Median Household Income   3.48%
Per Capita Income   3.52%

Lakeside, MT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lakeside to the other 364 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Montana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 39 90th
Population Density # 186 49th
Diversity Index # 267 27th
Median Household Income # 65 82nd
Per Capita Income # 150 59th

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