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Deer Lodge is a city in and the county seat of Powell County, Montana, United States. The population was 3,421 at the 2000 census. The city is perhaps best known as the home of the Montana State Prison, a major local employer. The Montana State Hospital in Warm Springs, and former state tuberculosis sanitarium is in nearby Galen are the result of the power the western part of the state held over Montana at statehood due to the copper and mineral wealth in that area. Deer Lodge was also once an important railroad town, serving as a division headquarters for the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad ("the Milwaukee Road") before the railroad's local abandonment in 1980. The current Montana State Prison occupies a campus 3.5 miles (5.6 km) west of town. The former prison site, ... (from wikipedia)

General Information
Powell County5,756 Population (as of 2000)
Montana State4,281 Population (current)
176.7 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.1 Square Miles of Water$71,600 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$30,541 Average House Income (as of 2000)

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127 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$4,457,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
994 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$19,662,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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