Chinook, Montana Population 2020

1,287

Chinook is a city located in Montana. With a 2020 population of 1,287, it is the 50th largest city in Montana and the 9292nd largest city in the United States. Chinook is currently growing at a rate of 0.55% annually and its population has increased by 6.98% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,203 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Chinook has a population density of 2,462 people per square mile.

The average household income in Chinook is $47,832 with a poverty rate of 12.71%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $492 per month, and the median house value is $112,100. The median age in Chinook is 50.4 years, 51.4 years for males, and 49.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 110.2 males.

Chinook Demographics

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

  • White: 85.17%
  • Native American: 8.79%
  • Other race: 3.28%
  • Black or African American: 2.01%
  • Two or more races: 0.74%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Chinook, Montana is 1,287, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,273.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,203.

Chinook, Montana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White80485.17%
American Indian and Alaska Native838.79%
Some Other Race313.28%
Black or African American192.01%
Two or More Races70.74%

Chinook Population Pyramid 2020

Chinook Median Age

50.4


Total

51.4


Male

49.7


Female

Chinook Adults

There are 790 adults, (266 of whom are seniors) in Chinook.

Chinook Age Dependency

80.2

Age Dependency Ratio

50.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Chinook Sex Ratio

Female

449

47.56%

Male

495

52.44%

Chinook Households and Families

Chinook Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Chinook Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married84.3%15.7%
All69.3%30.7%
Non Family59.9%40.1%
Female57.1%42.9%

69.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5371.7669.3
Non Family3271.0459.9
Married1592.884.3
Male302.5100
Female214.0557.1

2.88

Average Family Size

1.76

Average Household Size

0%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Chinook Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade283.71%
9th to 12th Grade364.77%
High School Graduate29038.46%
Some College16021.22%
Associates Degree8711.54%
Bachelors Degree12616.71%
Graduate Degree273.58%

Chinook Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White648590143
Native American525210
Other Race3125
Black1919
Hispanic1812
Multiple Races44

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 22.07%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,228$29,821$24,673
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$22,692$21,466$23,889
Some College$26,957$39,125$
Bachelors Degree$42,813$62,216$39,318
Graduate Degree$$$

$27,228

Average Earnings

$29,821

Average Male

$24,673

Average Female

Chinook Language

Chinook Language by Age

Chinook Language

97.90% of Chinook residents speak only English, while 2.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.43% of the population.

Chinook Poverty

Chinook Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White804698.58%
Native833238.55%
Black1919100.00%

12.71%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.10%

Male Poverty Rate

15.59%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chinook

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chinook is White, with 8.58% 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 14.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.88%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.94%
Some College17.00%
High School11.03%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed29.73%
Female Employed2.72%
Male Employed0.00%

Chinook Income

Chinook Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$31,908$47,832
Families$59,904$72,812
Married Families$73,250-
Non Families$26,008$31,790

Chinook Marital Status

Chinook Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.5%

Male Marriage Rate

50.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Chinook Married by Age and Sex

Chinook Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Chinook Marital Status by Race

Chinook Veterans

123

Number of Veterans

123

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War49
Vietnam31
Korea24
Second Gulf War11
World War II

$Chinook Veterans by Education

8.94%

Veteran Poverty Rate

55.28%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chinook Employment Status

65.8%

Labor Force Participation

61.3%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Chinook 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

70.23%

Born in Montana

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Chinook residents were born in the United States, with 70.23% having been born in Montana. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,28770.55%
20191,28070.55%
20181,273171.35%
20171,25670.56%
20161,24960.48%
20151,243-5-0.40%
20141,248131.05%
20131,235-9-0.72%
20121,244241.97%
20111,220131.08%
20101,2070.00%