Rocky Boy Tribe of Chippewa Indians of Montana
South Chief Lake, Lac Courte Oreilles Reservation
Located in northwestern Wisconsin, the Chippewa CDP (census designated place) of south chief lake has a population of probably between 180 and 240. There are probably between 50 and 60 housing units (not including resort cottages) in the settlement. As usual, Chippewa average household size tends to be around 3.0 to 4.0 persons per household. Of the total population 77% are Native American, while 22% are white. Elevation of the settlement is 1,315 feet above sea level. The settlement is doing well financially with only 10% of the population living under the poverty line. South Chief Lake is really not a true city but is widely spread out over a large area along the lake, west of chief lake, and south of the lake. There are several resorts located in South Chief Lake. The CDP of south chief lake is the typical Chippewa woodsland settlement. As usual, the settlement is most beautiful during the spring, summer, and autumn. Below are several links to pictures of the beautiful Chippewa settlement of South Chief Lake.