Chaffee, Missouri Population 2023

3,087

Chaffee is a city located in Scott County Missouri. With a 2023 population of 3,087, it is the 198th largest city in Missouri and the 8734th largest city in the United States.Chaffee is currently growing at a rate of 0.32% annually and its population has increased by 0.98% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,057 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Chaffee has a population density of 1,720 people per square mile.

The average household income in Chaffee is $64,839 with a poverty rate of 16.47%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Chaffee is 41.3 years, 37.9 years for males, and 42.8 years for females.

Chaffee Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Chaffee was:

  • White: 92.46%
  • Black or African American: 6.14%
  • Two or more races: 1.41%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Chaffee, Missouri is 3,087 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 3,057.

Chaffee, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Chaffee Population by Race

Chaffee Population Pyramid 2023

Chaffee Median Age

41.3

Total

37.9

Male

42.8

Female

Chaffee Adults

There are 2,132 adults, (365 of whom are seniors) in Chaffee.

Chaffee Age Dependency

65.1

Age Dependency Ratio

20.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Chaffee Sex Ratio

Female1,56653.69%
Male1,35146.31%

Chaffee Population by Age

Chaffee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.96

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

66.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Chaffee Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Chaffee Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Chaffee Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 92.68%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 63.41%.

Chaffee Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$29,167

Average Earnings

$40,085

Average Male

$23,083

Average Female

Chaffee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Chaffee Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Chaffee Language

99.63% of Chaffee residents speak only English, while 0.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.37% of the population.

Chaffee Language

Chaffee Poverty by Race

rate

16.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.13%

Male Poverty Rate

16.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chaffee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Chaffee is Black, with 100.79% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chaffee is White, with 11.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.82%.

Chaffee Poverty

Chaffee Poverty Rate by Education

Chaffee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Chaffee Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Chaffee Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

50.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.6%

Male Marriage Rate

48.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Chaffee Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Chaffee 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 35-44.

Chaffee Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Chaffee Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

262

Number of Veterans

248

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

Chaffee Veterans by War

Chaffee Veterans by Age

count

Chaffee Veterans by Race

Chaffee Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

4.96%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.81%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chaffee Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

64.8%

Labor Force Participation

60.4%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Chaffee Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Chaffee Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Chaffee Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

73.18%

Born in Chaffee

95.42%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.42% of Chaffee residents were born in the United States, with 73.18% having been born in Missouri. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Chaffee Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Chaffee Population by Year