Chouteau County, Montana Population 2019

Chouteau County, Montana's estimated population is 5,752 with a growth rate of -0.45% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Chouteau County, Montana is the 34th largest county in Montana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20185,745-7-0.12%
20175,752-26-0.45%
20165,77860.10%
20155,772-125-2.12%
20145,897460.79%
20135,851-80-1.35%
20125,9311202.07%
20115,81110.02%
20105,8103586.57%
19905,452-640-10.51%
19806,092-381-5.89%
19706,473-875-11.91%
19607,3483745.36%
19506,974-342-4.67%
19407,316-1,319-15.28%
19308,635-2,416-21.86%
192011,051-6,140-35.72%
191017,1916,22556.77%
190010,9666,225131.30%
18904,7411,68355.04%
18803,0582,541491.49%
18705170.00%

How Many People Live in Chouteau County, Montana?

5,752

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,45476.63%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,15119.80%
Two or More Races1131.94%
Some Other Race621.07%
Asian260.45%
Black or African American40.07%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander20.03%

Chouteau County, Montana Population Pyramid 2019

Chouteau County, Montana Median Age

40.9


Total

41.1


Male

40.8


Female

Chouteau County, Montana Adults

There are 4,409 adults, (1,089 of whom are seniors) in Chouteau County, Montana.

Chouteau County, Montana Age Dependency

75.1

Age Dependency Ratio

32.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Chouteau County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

2,928

50.38%

Male

2,884

49.62%

Chouteau County, Montana Households and Families

Chouteau County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Chouteau County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.1%27.9%
All62.5%37.5%
Non Family58%42%
Male38.3%61.7%
Female30.6%69.4%

62.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2902.562.5
Married1,2633.0172.1
Non Family7211.158
Female1863.7430.6
Male1203.6138.3

3.07

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

3.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Chouteau County, Montana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade581.49%
9th to 12th Grade1975.06%
High School Graduate1,26732.52%
Some College1,01326.00%
Associates Degree3659.37%
Bachelors Degree76319.58%
Graduate Degree2335.98%

Chouteau County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,2233,080924
Native American57247459
Hispanic64465
Multiple Races40383
Other Race3828
Asian131310
Black44

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 asian people with a rate of 76.92%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,576$29,036$20,168
Less Than High School$18,281$18,750$17,813
High School Grad$22,143$26,419$16,122
Some College$25,576$26,938$21,750
Bachelors Degree$37,500$50,208$26,625
Graduate Degree$36,875$37,292$35,625

$25,576

Average Earnings

$29,036

Average Male

$20,168

Average Female

Chouteau County, Montana Language

Chouteau County, Montana Language by Age

Chouteau County, Montana Language

96.82% of Chouteau County, Montana residents speak only English, while 3.18% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.37% of the population.

Chouteau County, Montana Poverty

Chouteau County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native1,14858851.22%
White4,38148911.16%
Hispanic1329672.73%
Other624674.19%
Multiple1133228.32%
Asian26623.08%
Islander22100.00%

20.25%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.66%

Male Poverty Rate

21.82%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chouteau County, Montana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Chouteau County, Montana is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chouteau County, Montana is White, with 11.16% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.79%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.84%
High School17.04%
Some College15.28%
Bachelors or Greater6.28%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed55.00%
Female Unemployed37.25%
Female Employed12.64%
Male Employed11.68%

Chouteau County, Montana Income

Chouteau County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,577$54,444
Families$50,281$64,805
Married Families$59,549-
Non Families$24,714$31,000

Chouteau County, Montana Marital Status

Chouteau County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.6%

Male Marriage Rate

57.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Chouteau County, Montana Married by Age and Sex

Chouteau 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 55-64.

Chouteau County, Montana Marital Status by Race

Chouteau County, Montana Veterans

460

Number of Veterans

424

Male Veterans

36

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam157
Second Gulf War112
First Gulf War76
Korea56
World War II34

Chouteau County, Montana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White40211.43%
Indian557.10%
Hispanic67.06%
Asian215.38%
2 or More11.92%

Chouteau County, Montana Veterans by Education

11.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chouteau County, Montana Employment Status

56.2%

Labor Force Participation

54.2%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Chouteau 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

71.85%

Born in Montana

98.14%

Native Born

1.86%

Foreign Born

0.79%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.14% of Chouteau County, Montana residents were born in the United States, with 71.85% having been born in Montana. 0.79% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Population of Cities in Chouteau County, Montana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Fort Benton14641456-8-0.55%
Big Sandy598590-8-1.34%
Geraldine26126100.00%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990