Lame Deer, Montana Population 2020

2,156

Lame Deer is a city located in Montana. Lame Deer has a 2020 population of 2,156. Lame Deer is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 5.07% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,052 in 2010. Lame Deer reached it's highest population of 2,188 in 2017.

The average household income in Lame Deer is $56,448 with a poverty rate of 38.02%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $582 per month, and the median house value is $61,600. The median age in Lame Deer is 26.2 years, 25.3 years for males, and 27.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.0 males.

Lame Deer Demographics

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

  • Native American: 95.36%
  • White: 2.69%
  • Other race: 1.44%
  • Two or more races: 0.37%
  • Black or African American: 0.14%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Lame Deer, Montana is 2,156, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,156.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,052.

Lame Deer, Montana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
American Indian and Alaska Native2,05695.36%
White582.69%
Some Other Race311.44%
Two or More Races80.37%
Black or African American30.14%

Lame Deer Population Pyramid 2020

Lame Deer Median Age

26.2


Total

25.3


Male

27.1


Female

Lame Deer Adults

There are 1,358 adults, (154 of whom are seniors) in Lame Deer.

Lame Deer Age Dependency

79.1

Age Dependency Ratio

12.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

66.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Lame Deer Sex Ratio

Female

1,089

50.51%

Male

1,067

49.49%

Lame Deer Households and Families

Lame Deer Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lame Deer Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female66.9%33.1%
All54.5%45.5%
Married52.3%47.7%
Male51.3%48.8%
Non Family46.3%53.7%

54.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5084.2254.5
Married1934.7852.3
Female1275.3166.9
Non Family1081.2946.3
Male805.151.3

4.79

Average Family Size

4.22

Average Household Size

3.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lame Deer Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade262.33%
9th to 12th Grade19417.35%
High School Graduate31728.35%
Some College29126.03%
Associates Degree16114.40%
Bachelors Degree575.10%
Graduate Degree726.44%

Lame Deer Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Native American1,024808105
White514717
Hispanic4733
Other Race3131
Multiple Races884
Black333

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 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,800$29,458$27,813
Less Than High School$$28,182$
High School Grad$30,455$28,750$33,036
Some College$26,435$28,750$25,461
Bachelors Degree$41,786$$41,429
Graduate Degree$51,125$53,333$50,625

$28,800

Average Earnings

$29,458

Average Male

$27,813

Average Female

Lame Deer Language

Lame Deer Language by Age

Lame Deer Language

79.57% of Lame Deer residents speak only English, while 20.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 19.12% of the population.

Lame Deer Poverty

Lame Deer Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native2,02280339.71%
Hispanic643351.56%

38.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

37.49%

Male Poverty Rate

38.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lame Deer

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lame Deer is Hispanic, with 51.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lame Deer is Native, with 39.71% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 13.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 57.35%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School58.80%
Some College36.75%
High School22.22%
Bachelors or Greater15.50%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed54.48%
Female Unemployed46.15%
Male Employed17.00%
Female Employed14.24%

Lame Deer Income

Lame Deer Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,813$56,448
Families$49,833$61,513
Married Families$50,375-
Non Families$22,813$32,682

Lame Deer Marital Status

Lame Deer Marital Status

Marriage Rates

33.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.3%

Male Marriage Rate

33.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Lame Deer Married by Age and Sex

Lame Deer Marriage

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

Lame Deer Marital Status by Race

Lame Deer Veterans

92

Number of Veterans

83

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam30
Second Gulf War27
First Gulf War20
World War II
Korea
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7436
35 to 5424
18 to 3423
55 to 649
75+
Name Veterans % of Total
Indian887.03%
White46.90%

$Lame Deer Veterans by Education

29.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lame Deer Employment Status

58%

Labor Force Participation

43.9%

Employment Rate

23.8%

Unemployment Rate

Lame Deer 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

81.59%

Born in Montana

99.86%

Native Born

0.14%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.86% of Lame Deer residents were born in the United States, with 81.59% having been born in Montana. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,1560.00%
20192,1560.00%
20182,156-32-1.46%
20172,188693.26%
20162,119130.62%
20152,106-25-1.17%
20142,131-37-1.71%
20132,1681185.76%
20122,050-13-0.63%
20112,063110.54%
20102,0520.00%