Choteau, Montana Population 2022

1,740
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Choteau is a city located in Teton County Montana. Choteau has a 2020 population of 1,740. It is also the county seat of Teton County. Choteau is currently growing at a rate of 0.58% annually and its population has increased by 3.88% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,675 in 2010.

The average household income in Choteau is $58,459 with a poverty rate of 11.54%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $820 per month, and the median house value is $158,800. The median age in Choteau is 49.1 years, 47.1 years for males, and 50.4 years for females.

Choteau Demographics

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

  • White: 93.50%
  • Two or more races: 3.62%
  • Black or African American: 1.65%
  • Native American: 1.22%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Choteau, Montana is 1,740 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,740.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,675.

Choteau, Montana Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,75693.50%
Black or African American311.65%
American Indian and Alaska Native231.22%
Two or More Races683.62%
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Choteau Population by Race

Choteau Population Pyramid 2022

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Choteau Median Age

43.1


Total

41.1


Male

50.3


Female

Choteau Adults

There are 1,453 adults, (439 of whom are seniors) in Choteau.

Choteau Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

43.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Choteau Sex Ratio

Female

981

52.24%

Male

897

47.76%

Choteau Population by Age

Choteau Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Choteau Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.9%13.1%
Male66.7%33.3%
All63.2%36.8%
Non Family46.1%53.9%
Female34.8%65.2%

63.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Choteau Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7982.2163.2
Married3353.1586.9
Male244.9266.7
Female463.5934.8
Non Family3931.0946.1

3.16

Average Family Size

2.21

Average Household Size

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Choteau Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade423.12%
9th to 12th Grade664.90%
High School Graduate52238.78%
Some College31123.11%
Associates Degree977.21%
Bachelors Degree23117.16%
Graduate Degree775.72%
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Choteau Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Choteau Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American23198
White1,2951,203300
Black88
Hispanic55
2+ Races208

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 native american people with a rate of 34.78%.

Choteau Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,242$31,086$23,000
Less Than 9th Grade$7,361$10,208$2,500
High School Graduate$27,587$28,007$21,875
Some College$32,273$41,591$16,500
Bachelors Degree$31,645$46,071$29,327
Graduate Degree$76,023$75,909$82,625

$29,242

Average Earnings

$31,086

Average Male

$23,000

Average Female

Choteau Earnings by Educational Attainment

Choteau Language by Age

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Choteau Language

99.24% of Choteau residents speak only English, while 0.76% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.47% of the population.

Choteau Language

Choteau Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2323100.00%
White1,69418210.74%
OtherNaN%
Multiple6834.41%

11.54%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.06%

Male Poverty Rate

14.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Choteau

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Choteau is Multiple, with 4.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.46%.

Choteau Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade26.14%
High School19.29%
Some College3.57%
Bachelors or Greater5.19%

Choteau Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.79%
Male Unemployed30.77%
Female Employed3.03%
Female Unemployed50.00%

Choteau Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Choteau Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,500$59,776
Families$61,875$72,966
Married Families$64,290-
Non Families$27,458$43,310
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Income by Household Type

Choteau Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.5%

Male Marriage Rate

47.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Choteau Married by Age and Sex

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Choteau 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 35-44.

Choteau Marital Status by Race

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Choteau Marital Status

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85

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War14
First Gulf War6
Vietnam30
Korea7
World War II

Choteau Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 345
35 to 5421
55 to 6411
65 to 7422
75+26

Choteau Veterans by Age

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Choteau Veterans by Race

Choteau Veterans by Education

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14.12%

Veteran Poverty Rate

54.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Choteau Veterans by Education

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57.4%

Labor Force Participation

56.1%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

Choteau Employment by Age

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Choteau Employment by Race

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Choteau 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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60.06%

Born in Choteau

98.46%

Native Born

1.54%

Foreign Born

0.59%

Non Citizen

0.96%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.46% of Choteau residents were born in the United States, with 60.06% having been born in Montana. 0.59% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Choteau Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,6750.00%
20111,669-6-0.36%
20121,680110.66%
20131,677-3-0.18%
20141,672-5-0.30%
20151,682100.60%
20161,668-14-0.83%
20171,692241.44%
20181,70080.47%
20191,710100.59%
20201,720100.58%
20211,730100.58%
20221,740100.58%

Choteau Population by Year