The City of Deer Lodge had a population of 2,981 as of July 1, 2018. Deer Lodge ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Montana. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Deer Lodge is located at latitude 46.3977 and longitude -112.7329 in Powell County. The formal boundaries for the City of Deer Lodge (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.45 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Powell County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,567 feet.
The City of Deer Lodge (GNIS ID: 2410310) 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 Deer Lodge is located within Deer Lodge Division of Powell County.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Deer Lodge: Cottonwood, Deerlodge, Idaho City, LaBarge, LaBarge City, Spanish Fork, Spanish Forks.
|Population in Households||2,904|
|Population in Familes||2,220|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||77|
|Median Household Income||$41,464|
|Average Household Income||$52,273|
|Per Capita Income||$23,613|
|Total Housing Units||1,550 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||806 (52.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||523 (33.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||221 (14.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$105,020|
|Average Home Value||$110,130|
|Average Household Size||2.19|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.51%|
|Per Capita Income||1.63%|
The table below compares Deer Lodge to the other 364 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Montana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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.
|Total Population||# 36||90th|
|Population Density||# 19||95th|
|Diversity Index||# 289||21st|
|Median Household Income||# 263||28th|
|Per Capita Income||# 268||27th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Montana Census Data Comparison Tool.