Chouteau County, Montana Population 2020

Chouteau County, Montana's estimated population is 5,752 with a growth rate of -0.45% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Chouteau County, Montana is the 34th largest county in Montana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20185,745-7-0.12%
20175,752-26-0.45%
20165,77860.10%
20155,772-125-2.12%
20145,897460.79%
20135,851-80-1.35%
20125,9311202.07%
20115,81110.02%
20105,8103586.57%
19905,452-640-10.51%
19806,092-381-5.89%
19706,473-875-11.91%
19607,3483745.36%
19506,974-342-4.67%
19407,316-1,319-15.28%
19308,635-2,416-21.86%
192011,051-6,140-35.72%
191017,1916,22556.77%
190010,9666,225131.30%
18904,7411,68355.04%
18803,0582,541491.49%
18705170.00%

How Many People Live in Chouteau County, Montana?

5,752

Chouteau County, Montana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,48277.42%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,12219.38%
Two or More Races1252.16%
Some Other Race280.48%
Asian270.47%
Black or African American30.05%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander20.03%

Chouteau County, Montana Population Pyramid 2020

Chouteau County, Montana Median Age

40.9


Total

41.8


Male

40.6


Female

Chouteau County, Montana Adults

There are 4,411 adults, (1,116 of whom are seniors) in Chouteau County, Montana.

Chouteau County, Montana Age Dependency

75.7

Age Dependency Ratio

33.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Chouteau County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

2,950

50.96%

Male

2,839

49.04%

Chouteau County, Montana Households and Families

Chouteau County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Chouteau County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75%25%
All65.2%34.8%
Non Family62.4%37.6%
Male34.7%65.3%
Female33.3%66.7%

65.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2562.5265.2
Married1,1923.0875
Non Family7611.1262.4
Female1594.3133.3
Male1443.434.7

3.16

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

4.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Chouteau County, Montana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade551.40%
9th to 12th Grade2205.60%
High School Graduate1,27632.46%
Some College92923.63%
Associates Degree3779.59%
Bachelors Degree85521.75%
Graduate Degree2195.57%

Chouteau County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,2193,0811,003
Native American60249167
Hispanic70423
Multiple Races5148
Other Race2820
Asian994
Black33

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 asian people with a rate of 44.44%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,206$30,766$20,597
Less Than High School$14,750$16,875$14,000
High School Grad$23,638$27,155$16,723
Some College$23,347$27,059$19,792
Bachelors Degree$40,472$60,078$30,125
Graduate Degree$40,938$41,458$40,625

$26,206

Average Earnings

$30,766

Average Male

$20,597

Average Female

Chouteau County, Montana Language

Chouteau County, Montana Language by Age

Chouteau County, Montana Language

97.52% of Chouteau County, Montana residents speak only English, while 2.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.30% of the population.

Chouteau County, Montana Poverty

Chouteau County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native1,11754748.97%
White4,39647710.85%
Hispanic1367555.15%
Multiple1253628.80%
Other28725.00%
Asian27414.81%
Islander22100.00%

18.94%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.56%

Male Poverty Rate

21.23%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chouteau County, Montana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Chouteau County, Montana is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chouteau County, Montana is White, with 10.85% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.71%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.98%
High School16.02%
Some College14.19%
Bachelors or Greater5.54%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed58.06%
Female Unemployed22.22%
Female Employed12.67%
Male Employed8.74%

Chouteau County, Montana Income

Chouteau County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,942$55,396
Families$52,383$65,375
Married Families$59,569-
Non Families$25,840$34,880

Chouteau County, Montana Marital Status

Chouteau County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.7%

Male Marriage Rate

54.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Chouteau County, Montana Married by Age and Sex

Chouteau County, Montana 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.

Chouteau County, Montana Marital Status by Race

Chouteau County, Montana Veterans

391

Number of Veterans

366

Male Veterans

25

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam118
Second Gulf War98
First Gulf War70
Korea58
World War II28

$Chouteau County, Montana Veterans by Education

12.50%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chouteau County, Montana Employment Status

56.6%

Labor Force Participation

54.7%

Employment Rate

2.9%

Unemployment Rate

Chouteau County, Montana 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

68.25%

Born in Montana

98.31%

Native Born

1.69%

Foreign Born

0.69%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.31% of Chouteau County, Montana residents were born in the United States, with 68.25% having been born in Montana. 0.69% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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