Chilton, Wisconsin Population 2021

3,993
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Chilton is a city located in Calumet County Wisconsin. It is also the county seat of Calumet County. With a 2020 population of 3,993, it is the 169th largest city in Wisconsin and the 5425th largest city in the United States . Chilton is currently growing at a rate of 1.71% annually and its population has increased by 1.53% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,933 in 2010. Chilton reached it's highest population of 3,993 in 2021. Spanning over 4 miles, Chilton has a population density of 1,004 people per square mile.

The average household income in Chilton is $65,333 with a poverty rate of 11.31%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $669 per month, and the median house value is $130,000. The median age in Chilton is 44.3 years, 44.2 years for males, and 44.4 years for females.

Chilton Demographics

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

  • White: 98.98%
  • Two or more races: 0.57%
  • Native American: 0.26%
  • Black or African American: 0.18%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Chilton, Wisconsin is 3,993 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,792.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,933.

Chilton, Wisconsin Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,79298.98%
Two or More Races220.57%
American Indian and Alaska Native100.26%
Black or African American70.18%
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Chilton Population by Race

Chilton Population Pyramid $2021

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Chilton Median Age

44.3


Total

44.2


Male

44.4


Female

Chilton Adults

There are 3,083 adults, (883 of whom are seniors) in Chilton.

Chilton Age Dependency

74.1

Age Dependency Ratio

40.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34

Child Dependency Ratio

Chilton Sex Ratio

Female

1,850

48.29%

Male

1,981

51.71%

Chilton Population by Age

Chilton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Chilton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.9%13.1%
All60.8%39.2%
Non Family41%59%
Male21.1%78.9%
Female0%100%

60.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Chilton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,7192.1560.8
Married8712.8886.9
Non Family6471.1341
Male1092.2421.1
Female922.430

2.75

Average Family Size

2.15

Average Household Size

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Chilton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade933.26%
9th to 12th Grade1826.39%
High School Graduate1,02936.12%
Some College66523.34%
Associates Degree33511.76%
Bachelors Degree44815.72%
Graduate Degree973.40%
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Chilton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Chilton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,7442,469545
Hispanic7272
2+ Races2222
Native American1010
Black11

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 white people with a rate of 19.86%.

Chilton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,616$42,750$26,219
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$32,917$43,647$16,914
Some College$36,250$41,406$26,382
Bachelors Degree$59,420$90,100$51,607
Graduate Degree$$$

$38,616

Average Earnings

$42,750

Average Male

$26,219

Average Female

Chilton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Chilton Language by Age

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Chilton Language

97.44% of Chilton residents speak only English, while 2.56% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.56% of the population.

Chilton Language

Chilton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,5203419.69%
Hispanic1868043.01%

11.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.41%

Male Poverty Rate

12.27%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chilton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Chilton is Hispanic, with 43.01% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chilton is White, with 9.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.55%.

Chilton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.00%
High School12.13%
Bachelors or Greater0.74%
Some College0.00%

Chilton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed47.22%
Female Employed1.12%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Chilton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Chilton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,005$65,333
Families$69,310$84,212
Married Families$79,194-
Non Families$20,737$31,981
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Income by Household Type

Chilton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

56.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.7%

Male Marriage Rate

59.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Chilton Married by Age and Sex

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Chilton 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.

Chilton Marital Status by Race

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Chilton Marital Status

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214

Number of Veterans

214

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam81
Korea64
First Gulf War30
World War II
Second Gulf War

Chilton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+99
65 to 7451
35 to 5441
55 to 6423
18 to 34

Chilton Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2026.62%
2+ Races1150.00%
Black1100.00%

Chilton Veterans by Race

Chilton Veterans by Education

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9.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chilton Veterans by Education

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65.1%

Labor Force Participation

63.6%

Employment Rate

2.3%

Unemployment Rate

Chilton Employment by Age

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Chilton Employment by Race

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Chilton Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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88.33%

Born in Chilton

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Chilton residents were born in the United States, with 88.33% having been born in Wisconsin. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Chilton Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20213,993671.71%
20203,926671.74%
20193,859671.77%
20183,792-19-0.50%
20173,811-14-0.37%
20163,825-58-1.49%
20153,883-23-0.59%
20143,906-30-0.76%
20133,936-17-0.43%
20123,953-12-0.30%
20113,965330.84%
20103,9322240.59%
20003,7084681.36%
19903,2402750.89%
19802,965-65-0.22%
19703,0304521.63%
19602,5780.00%

Chilton Population by Year