Deer Lodge is a very small city located in the state of Montana. With a population of 3,017 people and just one neighborhood, Deer Lodge is the 27th largest community in Montana. Deer Lodge has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Deer Lodge isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Deer Lodge are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Deer Lodge is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Deer Lodge who work in food service (12.19%), law enforcement and fire fighting (11.70%) and office and administrative support (10.99%).
Setting & Lifestyle
One of the benefits of Deer Lodge is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 14.66 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
As is often the case in a small city, Deer Lodge doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.