Lame Deer, Montana

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Lame Deer (Meaveʼhoʼeno in Cheyenne ) is a census-designated place (CDP) in Rosebud County, Montana.wikipedia
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Cheyenne language

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Lame Deer (Meaveʼhoʼeno in Cheyenne ) is a census-designated place (CDP) in Rosebud County, Montana.
Classes in the Cheyenne language are available at Chief Dull Knife College in Lame Deer, Montana, at Southwestern Oklahoma State University, and at Watonga High School in Watonga, Oklahoma.

Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation

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It is the tribal and government agency headquarters of the Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation.
The tribal and government headquarters are located in Lame Deer, also the home of the annual Northern Cheyenne pow wow.

Chief Dull Knife College

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This is the location of the Chief Dull Knife College and the annual Northern Cheyenne Powwow. Chief Dull Knife College is a Native American tribal community college and land grant institution located in Lame Deer.
Located on the Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation, in the city of Lame Deer, it has a current enrollment of about 141 students.

Rosebud County, Montana

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Lame Deer (Meaveʼhoʼeno in Cheyenne ) is a census-designated place (CDP) in Rosebud County, Montana.

Montana

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Lame Deer (Meaveʼhoʼeno in Cheyenne ) is a census-designated place (CDP) in Rosebud County, Montana.
The Blackfeet nation is headquartered on the Blackfeet Indian Reservation (1851) in Browning, Crow on the Crow Indian Reservation (1868) in Crow Agency, Confederated Salish and Kootenai and Pend d'Oreille on the Flathead Indian Reservation (1855) in Pablo, Northern Cheyenne on the Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation (1884) at Lame Deer, Assiniboine and Gros Ventre on the Fort Belknap Indian Reservation (1888) in Fort Belknap Agency, Assiniboine and Sioux on the Fort Peck Indian Reservation (1888) at Poplar, and Chippewa-Cree on the Rocky Boy's Indian Reservation (1916) near Box Elder.

Lame Deer

The community is named after Miniconjou Lakota chief Lame Deer, who was killed by the U.S. Army in 1877 under a flag of truce south of the town.
Lame Deer was shot on 7 May 1877, when his village was attacked by soldiers under the command of Colonel Nelson A. Miles, about 1 mile southwest of the present-day town of Lame Deer, Montana.

Colstrip, Montana

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The Lame Deer High School Morningstars play in the 3B conference with the Baker Spartans, Colstrip Colts, Forsyth Dogies, St. Labre Braves, and Broadus Hawks.
The nearest college is Chief Dull Knife College in Lame Deer.

Forsyth, Montana

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The Lame Deer High School Morningstars play in the 3B conference with the Baker Spartans, Colstrip Colts, Forsyth Dogies, St. Labre Braves, and Broadus Hawks.
The Forsyth Dogies play in the 3B conference with the Baker Spartans, Colstrip Colts, Lame Deer Morningstars, Lodge Grass Indians, and St.Labre Braves.

Census-designated place

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Lame Deer (Meaveʼhoʼeno in Cheyenne ) is a census-designated place (CDP) in Rosebud County, Montana.

Miniconjou

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The community is named after Miniconjou Lakota chief Lame Deer, who was killed by the U.S. Army in 1877 under a flag of truce south of the town.

Lakota people

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The community is named after Miniconjou Lakota chief Lame Deer, who was killed by the U.S. Army in 1877 under a flag of truce south of the town.

United States Census Bureau

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According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 55.6 sqmi, all land.

Köppen climate classification

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According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Lame Deer has a semi-arid climate, abbreviated "BSk" on climate maps.

Semi-arid climate

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According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Lame Deer has a semi-arid climate, abbreviated "BSk" on climate maps.

Census

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As of the census of 2010, there were 2,052 people, 521 households, and 401 families residing in the CDP.

Population density

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The population density was 36.3 people per square mile (14.0/km²).

Race and ethnicity in the United States Census

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The racial makeup was 93.7% Native American, 4.3% White, 0.03% African American, 0.01% Asian, 0.2% from other races, and 1.4% from two or more races.

Marriage

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Of the 521 households 40.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 36.5% were married couples living together, 26.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 23.0% were non-families.

Poverty threshold

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The median household income was $28,700 and the median income for a family was $32,039 43.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 45.8% of those under the age of 18 and 46.9% of those 65 and older.

Native Americans in the United States

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Chief Dull Knife College is a Native American tribal community college and land grant institution located in Lame Deer.

Community college

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Chief Dull Knife College is a Native American tribal community college and land grant institution located in Lame Deer.