Chaffee, Missouri Population 2020

2,865

Chaffee is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 2,865, it is the 191st largest city in Missouri and the 6374th largest city in the United States. Chaffee is currently declining at a rate of -0.76% annually and its population has decreased by -3.05% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,955 in 2010. Chaffee reached it's highest population of 3,241 in 1980. Spanning over 2 miles, Chaffee has a population density of 1,596 people per square mile.

The average household income in Chaffee is $57,850 with a poverty rate of 12.18%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $623 per month, and the median house value is $87,000. The median age in Chaffee is 41.6 years, 38.1 years for males, and 43.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 104.3 males.

Chaffee Demographics

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

  • White: 96.03%
  • Black or African American: 3.01%
  • Two or more races: 0.68%
  • Other race: 0.27%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Chaffee, Missouri is 2,865, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,909.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,955.

Chaffee, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,80496.03%
Black or African American883.01%
Two or More Races200.68%
Some Other Race80.27%

Chaffee Population Pyramid 2020

Chaffee Median Age

41.6


Total

38.1


Male

43.4


Female

Chaffee Adults

There are 2,240 adults, (378 of whom are seniors) in Chaffee.

Chaffee Age Dependency

56.8

Age Dependency Ratio

20.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Chaffee Sex Ratio

Female

1,429

48.94%

Male

1,491

51.06%

Chaffee Households and Families

Chaffee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Chaffee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.8%20.2%
All60.7%39.3%
Male53.2%46.8%
Non Family46.3%53.7%
Female38.7%61.3%

60.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1292.5460.7
Married5142.9579.8
Non Family3391.146.3
Female1993.5438.7
Male773.4553.2

2.84

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

13.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Chaffee Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade703.52%
9th to 12th Grade20510.30%
High School Graduate78839.58%
Some College60830.54%
Associates Degree1547.73%
Bachelors Degree1236.18%
Graduate Degree432.16%

Chaffee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,9111,668159
Black5220
Multiple Races20207
Hispanic88
Other Race88

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 35.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,601$31,667$23,125
Less Than High School$22,708$$
High School Grad$21,218$21,978$17,778
Some College$29,931$32,525$26,186
Bachelors Degree$30,038$$25,893
Graduate Degree$76,042$76,042$

$25,601

Average Earnings

$31,667

Average Male

$23,125

Average Female

Chaffee Language

Chaffee Language by Age

Chaffee Language

99.04% of Chaffee residents speak only English, while 0.96% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.96% of the population.

Chaffee Poverty

Chaffee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,73529910.93%
Black703854.29%
Hispanic88100.00%
Other88100.00%

12.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.97%

Male Poverty Rate

15.55%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chaffee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Chaffee is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chaffee is White, with 10.93% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.86%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.72%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.64%
Some College10.00%
High School8.62%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed25.64%
Female Employed15.24%
Male Employed0.96%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Chaffee Income

Chaffee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,814$57,850
Families$50,703$66,373
Married Families$55,813-
Non Families$25,234$29,429

Chaffee Marital Status

Chaffee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.8%

Male Marriage Rate

42.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Chaffee Married by Age and Sex

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 55-64.

Chaffee Marital Status by Race

Chaffee Veterans

323

Number of Veterans

298

Male Veterans

25

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War128
Vietnam49
First Gulf War42
Korea30
World War II

$Chaffee Veterans by Education

9.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chaffee Employment Status

61.2%

Labor Force Participation

59.2%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Chaffee 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

75.34%

Born in Missouri

99.21%

Native Born

0.79%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.21% of Chaffee residents were born in the United States, with 75.34% 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 Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,865-22-0.76%
20192,887-22-0.76%
20182,909-1-0.03%
20172,910-22-0.75%
20162,93260.21%
20152,926120.41%
20142,914-30-1.02%
20132,944-4-0.14%
20122,948-2-0.07%
20112,950-9-0.30%
20102,959-85-0.28%
20003,044-15-0.05%
19903,059-182-0.58%
19803,2414481.50%
19702,793-69-0.24%
19602,862-272-0.90%
19503,134850.28%
19403,0491470.50%
19302,902-133-0.45%
19203,0350.00%