Deer Lodge County, Montana Population 2020

Deer Lodge County, Montana's estimated population is 9,207 with a growth rate of 0.41% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Deer Lodge County, Montana is the 25th largest county in Montana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20209,207380.41%
20199,169380.42%
20189,131380.42%
20179,093350.39%
20169,058-46-0.51%
20159,104-11-0.12%
20149,115-140-1.51%
20139,255430.47%
20129,212-66-0.71%
20119,278-11-0.12%
20109,289-989-9.62%
199010,278-2,240-17.89%
198012,518-3,134-20.02%
197015,652-2,988-16.03%
196018,6402,08712.61%
195016,5532,92621.47%
194013,627-2,666-16.36%
193016,2939706.33%
192015,3232,33517.98%
191012,988-4,405-25.33%
190017,3932,23814.77%
189015,1556,27970.74%
18808,8764,509103.25%
18704,3670.00%

Deer Lodge County, Montana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,45292.88%
Two or More Races3243.56%
American Indian and Alaska Native1571.73%
Black or African American630.69%
Asian610.67%
Some Other Race350.38%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander80.09%

Deer Lodge County, Montana Population Pyramid 2020

Deer Lodge County, Montana Median Age

48.5


Total

46.8


Male

49.7


Female

Deer Lodge County, Montana Adults

There are 7,680 adults, (2,019 of whom are seniors) in Deer Lodge County, Montana.

Deer Lodge County, Montana Age Dependency

60.7

Age Dependency Ratio

35.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Deer Lodge County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

4,265

46.87%

Male

4,835

53.13%

Deer Lodge County, Montana Households and Families

Deer Lodge County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Deer Lodge County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.6%15.4%
Male72.7%27.3%
Female70.9%29.1%
All68.6%31.4%
Non Family51%49%

68.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,8552.168.6
Married1,7132.784.6
Non Family1,6491.1151
Female2513.570.9
Male2423.272.7

2.79

Average Family Size

2.1

Average Household Size

1.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Deer Lodge County, Montana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1632.35%
9th to 12th Grade5447.83%
High School Graduate2,62137.73%
Some College1,72124.77%
Associates Degree6909.93%
Bachelors Degree90212.98%
Graduate Degree3064.40%

Deer Lodge County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,4315,8701,165
Multiple Races221128
Hispanic133916
Native American6958
Asian6161
Black444437
Other Race252
Islander886

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 84.09%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,787$31,331$25,547
Less Than High School$12,758$14,636$2,500
High School Grad$29,236$31,301$25,431
Some College$27,813$30,745$25,456
Bachelors Degree$39,741$54,604$28,371
Graduate Degree$41,786$75,313$36,477

$27,787

Average Earnings

$31,331

Average Male

$25,547

Average Female

Deer Lodge County, Montana Language

Deer Lodge County, Montana Language by Age

Deer Lodge County, Montana Language

94.40% of Deer Lodge County, Montana residents speak only English, while 5.60% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.04% of the population.

Deer Lodge County, Montana Poverty

Deer Lodge County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,7951,27716.38%
Hispanic24918674.70%
Multiple30115451.16%
Other332472.73%
Native561832.14%
Black5547.27%

19.22%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.82%

Male Poverty Rate

17.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Deer Lodge County, Montana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Deer Lodge County, Montana is Hispanic, with 74.70% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Deer Lodge County, Montana is Black, with 7.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.25%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School40.56%
High School20.55%
Some College9.10%
Bachelors or Greater5.18%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed35.71%
Male Unemployed31.11%
Male Employed14.38%
Female Employed12.21%

Deer Lodge County, Montana Income

Deer Lodge County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,783$56,037
Families$55,385$72,060
Married Families$58,699-
Non Families$25,313$33,297

Deer Lodge County, Montana Marital Status

Deer Lodge County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.0%

Male Marriage Rate

49.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Deer Lodge County, Montana Married by Age and Sex

Deer Lodge County, Montana 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 45-54.

Deer Lodge County, Montana Marital Status by Race

Deer Lodge County, Montana Veterans

776

Number of Veterans

706

Male Veterans

70

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam337
Korea105
First Gulf War100
Second Gulf War69
World War II33
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74240
75+191
35 to 54156
55 to 64150
18 to 3439
Name Veterans % of Total
White7169.99%
Asian5081.97%
Hispanic42.27%
2 or More41.59%
Indian32.70%
Black35.17%

$Deer Lodge County, Montana Veterans by Education

13.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Deer Lodge County, Montana Employment Status

47.6%

Labor Force Participation

46.2%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

Deer Lodge County, Montana 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

61.34%

Born in Montana

97.48%

Native Born

2.52%

Foreign Born

0.77%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.48% of Deer Lodge County, Montana residents were born in the United States, with 61.34% having been born in Montana. 0.77% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

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