Deer Lodge, Montana Population 2020

2,812

Deer Lodge is a city located in Montana. With a 2020 population of 2,812, it is the 27th largest city in Montana and the 6428th largest city in the United States. Deer Lodge is currently declining at a rate of -1.82% annually and its population has decreased by -9.61% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,111 in 2010. Deer Lodge reached it's highest population of 4,681 in 1960. Spanning over 1 miles, Deer Lodge has a population density of 1,957 people per square mile.

The average household income in Deer Lodge is $53,299 with a poverty rate of 19.08%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $619 per month, and the median house value is $118,400. The median age in Deer Lodge is 50.1 years, 47.2 years for males, and 53.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 107.8 males.

Deer Lodge Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Deer Lodge was:

  • White: 94.52%
  • Two or more races: 3.90%
  • Asian: 1.14%
  • Black or African American: 0.44%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Deer Lodge, Montana is 2,812, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,916.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,111.

Deer Lodge, Montana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,81394.52%
Two or More Races1163.90%
Asian341.14%
Black or African American130.44%

Deer Lodge Population Pyramid 2020

Deer Lodge Median Age

50.1


Total

47.2


Male

53.3


Female

Deer Lodge Adults

There are 2,464 adults, (777 of whom are seniors) in Deer Lodge.

Deer Lodge Age Dependency

76.4

Age Dependency Ratio

46.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Deer Lodge Sex Ratio

Female

1,432

48.12%

Male

1,544

51.88%

Deer Lodge Households and Families

Deer Lodge Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Deer Lodge Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.8%26.2%
All60.9%39.1%
Non Family58.3%41.7%
Female33.8%66.2%
Male23.1%76.9%

60.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3792.0860.9
Married6792.7573.8
Non Family4581.1958.3
Female1511.9933.8
Male911.7123.1

2.47

Average Family Size

2.08

Average Household Size

8.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Deer Lodge Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade231.06%
9th to 12th Grade1637.53%
High School Graduate66930.91%
Some College60327.87%
Associates Degree1496.89%
Bachelors Degree36817.01%
Graduate Degree1898.73%

Deer Lodge Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,0901,904542
Asian3434
Multiple Races27279
Black13136

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 46.15%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,148$26,618$27,263
Less Than High School$20,726$$
High School Grad$26,458$34,833$25,274
Some College$34,476$34,091$35,375
Bachelors Degree$$$27,250
Graduate Degree$50,461$36,806$51,974

$27,148

Average Earnings

$26,618

Average Male

$27,263

Average Female

Deer Lodge Language

Deer Lodge Language by Age

Deer Lodge Language

98.97% of Deer Lodge residents speak only English, while 1.03% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.67% of the population.

Deer Lodge Poverty

Deer Lodge Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,69453719.93%
Black77100.00%

19.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.86%

Male Poverty Rate

15.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Deer Lodge

The race most likely to be in poverty in Deer Lodge is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Deer Lodge is White, with 19.93% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.94%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.13%
High School14.47%
Some College10.67%
Bachelors or Greater2.55%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed12.03%
Male Employed11.01%

Deer Lodge Income

Deer Lodge Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,332$53,299
Families$48,750$58,569
Married Families$60,417-
Non Families$33,113$35,371

Deer Lodge Marital Status

Deer Lodge Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.5%

Male Marriage Rate

54.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Deer Lodge Married by Age and Sex

Deer Lodge Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Deer Lodge Marital Status by Race

Deer Lodge Veterans

399

Number of Veterans

340

Male Veterans

59

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam115
First Gulf War100
Second Gulf War67
Korea26
World War II15

$Deer Lodge Veterans by Education

12.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.58%

Veteran Disability Rate

Deer Lodge Employment Status

54.5%

Labor Force Participation

54.2%

Employment Rate

0.7%

Unemployment Rate

Deer Lodge Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

58.50%

Born in Montana

99.43%

Native Born

0.57%

Foreign Born

0.17%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.43% of Deer Lodge residents were born in the United States, with 58.50% having been born in Montana. 0.17% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,812-52-1.82%
20192,864-52-1.78%
20182,916-21-0.72%
20172,937-52-1.74%
20162,989-7-0.23%
20152,996-57-1.87%
20143,053-61-1.96%
20133,114-60-1.89%
20123,17420.06%
20113,172180.57%
20103,154-267-0.81%
20003,421430.13%
19903,378-645-1.73%
19804,023-283-0.68%
19704,306-375-0.83%
19604,6819022.16%
19503,7795011.43%
19403,278-232-0.68%
19303,510-270-0.74%
19203,7801,2103.93%
19102,5700.00%