Chinle, Arizona Population 2022

4,879
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Chinle is a city located in Apache County Arizona. Chinle has a 2020 population of 4,879. Chinle is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 7.99% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,518 in 2010.

The average household income in Chinle is $44,089 with a poverty rate of 53.46%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $506 per month, and the median house value is $31,600. The median age in Chinle is 22 years, 19 years for males, and 25 years for females.

Chinle Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Chinlewas:

  • Native American: 91.77%
  • Two or more races: 3.57%
  • White: 3.52%
  • Black or African American: 0.75%
  • Other race: 0.40%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Chinle, Arizona is 4,879 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,879.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,518.

Chinle, Arizona Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1513.52%
Black or African American320.75%
American Indian and Alaska Native3,93891.77%
Some Other Race170.40%
Two or More Races1533.57%
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Chinle Population by Race

Chinle Population Pyramid 2022

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Chinle Median Age

22.8


Total

21.4


Male

27.5


Female

Chinle Adults

There are 2,356 adults, (320 of whom are seniors) in Chinle.

Chinle Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

15.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

95

Child Dependency Ratio

Chinle Sex Ratio

Female

2,139

49.85%

Male

2,152

50.15%

Chinle Population by Age

Chinle Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Chinle Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male60.6%39.4%
Non Family52.5%47.5%
All45.6%54.4%
Married44.4%55.6%
Female35.5%64.5%

45.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Chinle Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1943.5245.6
Married3854.7544.4
Male335.2160.6
Female3215.2435.5
Non Family4551.1652.5

4.97

Average Family Size

3.52

Average Household Size

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Chinle Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1718.27%
9th to 12th Grade2059.91%
High School Graduate51825.05%
Some College42020.31%
Associates Degree2069.96%
Bachelors Degree32915.91%
Graduate Degree21910.59%
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Chinle Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Chinle Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races686866
White137132124
Black322727
Other Race17178
Hispanic17178
Native American1,8141,448323

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 2+ races people with a rate of 97.06%.

Chinle Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$47,197$63,594$42,143
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$23,490$$23,594
Some College$32,311$$34,423
Bachelors Degree$59,063$75,799$41,161
Graduate Degree$55,588$81,250$54,032

$47,197

Average Earnings

$63,594

Average Male

$42,143

Average Female

Chinle Earnings by Educational Attainment

Chinle Language by Age

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Chinle Language

49.86% of Chinle residents speak only English, while 50.14% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 48.17% of the population.

Chinle Language

Chinle Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native3,8602,24158.06%
Black32515.63%
White14532.07%
OtherNaN%

53.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

54.39%

Male Poverty Rate

52.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chinle

The race most likely to be in poverty in Chinle is Native, with 58.06% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chinle is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.59%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 57.95%.

Chinle Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade48.91%
High School48.23%
Some College57.67%
Bachelors or Greater4.95%

Chinle Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed9.11%
Male Unemployed30.19%
Female Employed18.62%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Chinle Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Chinle Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$30,667$44,055
Families$22,083$40,776
Married Families$24,208-
Non Families$46,629$48,853
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Income by Household Type

Chinle Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

34.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.0%

Male Marriage Rate

33.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Chinle Married by Age and Sex

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Chinle 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.

Chinle Marital Status by Race

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Chinle Marital Status

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129

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War22
First Gulf War79
Vietnam30
Korea
World War II

Chinle Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5450
55 to 6440
65 to 742
75+37

Chinle Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black515.63%
Native American1246.01%

Chinle Veterans by Race

Chinle Veterans by Education

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4.13%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.62%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chinle Veterans by Education

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37.2%

Labor Force Participation

34.1%

Employment Rate

8.4%

Unemployment Rate

Chinle Employment by Age

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Chinle Employment by Race

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Chinle 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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89.42%

Born in Chinle

98.46%

Native Born

1.54%

Foreign Born

1.05%

Non Citizen

0.49%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.46% of Chinle residents were born in the United States, with 89.42% having been born in Arizona. 1.05% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Chinle Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20104,5180.00%
20114,155-363-8.03%
20124,4653107.46%
20134,5951302.91%
20144,7431483.22%
20154,9472044.30%
20165,4204739.56%
20175,6982785.13%
20185,378-320-5.62%
20194,879-499-9.28%
20204,8790.00%
20214,8790.00%
20224,8790.00%

Chinle Population by Year