Chief Lake, Wisconsin Population 2024

690

Chief Lake is a city located in Sawyer County and Washburn County Wisconsin. Chief Lake has a 2024 population of 690. Chief Lake is currently growing at a rate of 4.86% annually and its population has increased by 35.29% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 510 in 2020.

The average household income in Chief Lake is $118,421 with a poverty rate of 17.39%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Chief Lake is 45 years, 46.9 years for males, and 38.7 years for females.

Chief Lake Demographics

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

  • Native American: 61.34%
  • White: 31.47%
  • Two or more races: 6.39%
  • Other race: 0.8%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
21.3 sq mi
Density (mi²)
32.30/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
35.29% (180)
The current population of Chief Lake, Wisconsin is 690 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 510.

Chief Lake, Wisconsin Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
Native American38461.34%
White19731.47%
Two or more races406.39%
Other race50.8%
Black or African American00%
Asian00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%

Native American

White

Two or more races

Other race

Black or African American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Chief Lake Population by Race

Chief Lake Population Pyramid 2024

Chief Lake Median Age

45

Total

46.9

Male

38.7

Female

Chief Lake Adults

There are 452 adults, (119 of whom are seniors) in Chief Lake.

Chief Lake Age Dependency

88

Age Dependency Ratio

35.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Chief Lake Sex Ratio

Female31750.64%
Male30949.36%

Chief Lake Population by Age

Chief Lake Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All2522.4780.219.8
Married1232.821000
Non Family611.071000
Female592.3730.569.5
Male97.890100

2.82

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

80.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Chief Lake Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade194.42%
9th to 12th Grade5613.02%
High School Graduate11626.98%
Some College8519.77%
Associates Degree4510.47%
Bachelors Degree6515.12%
Graduate Degree4410.23%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Chief Lake Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Chief Lake Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
Native American23417420
White14614679
Hispanic38230
2+ Races303010
Other Race550

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 54.11%.

Chief Lake Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Overall$35,040$36,333$29,236
Less Than 9th Grade$0$23,833$0
High School Graduate$34,500$43,333$0
Some College$28,750$36,779$23,813
Bachelors Degree$43,750$31,146$91,250
Graduate Degree$63,875$0$62,344

$35,040

Average Earnings

$36,333

Average Male

$29,236

Average Female

Chief Lake Earnings by Educational Attainment

Chief Lake Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Chief Lake Language

91.67% of Chief Lake residents speak only English, while 8.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 6.12% of the population.

Chief Lake Language

Chief Lake Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
Native3796918.21%
White1643320.12%
Multiple40615%

17.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.95%

Male Poverty Rate

15.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chief Lake

The race most likely to be in poverty in Chief Lake is White, with 20.12% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chief Lake is Multiple, with 15% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0%. Among those working part-time, it was 19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.98%.

Chief Lake Poverty

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Rate
Poverty
High School23.28%
Bachelors or Greater14.68%
Some College5.38%
Less Than 9th Grade5.33%

Chief Lake Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Unemployed42.86%
Male Employed6.78%
Female Employed0%
Female Unemployed0%

Chief Lake Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Chief Lake Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Households$65,962$118,421
Families$71,615$96,725
Married Families$87,569$-999,999,999
Non Families$24,135$174,905

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Chief Lake Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

46.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.9%

Male Marriage Rate

45.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Chief Lake Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Chief Lake Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Chief Lake Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Chief Lake Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

45

Number of Veterans

45

Male Veterans

0

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Vietnam31
Second Gulf War5
Korea1
First Gulf War0
World War II0

Chief Lake Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
65 to 7424
55 to 6413
75+8
18 to 340
35 to 540

Chief Lake Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
Native American2811.11%
White1710.3%

Chief Lake Veterans by Race

Chief Lake Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

8.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

64.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chief Lake Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

59.6%

Labor Force Participation

55.8%

Employment Rate

6.4%

Unemployment Rate

Chief Lake Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Chief Lake Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Chief Lake 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

68.21%

Born in Chief Lake

98.72%

Native Born

1.28%

Foreign Born

0.48%

Non Citizen

0.8%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.72% of Chief Lake residents were born in the United States, with 68.21% having been born in Wisconsin. 0.48% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Chief Lake Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
2024690324.86%
2023658325.11%
2022626325.39%
20215948416.47%
2020510-55-9.73%
20195655911.66%
2018506-33-6.12%
2017539-39-6.75%
2016578-23-3.83%
2015601468.29%
2014555-159-22.27%
2013714294.23%
20126856710.84%
2011618356%
201058300%

Chief Lake Population by Year