Rocky Boy Tribe of Chippewa Indians of Montana
St. John, Turtle Mountain Reservation
Located about 6 miles to the north of Belcourt's city limits, is the Chippewa city of St. John. Unlike Belcourt's classification as being a simple CDP (census designated place), St. John is an incorportated city. It is tiny when compared to Belcourt's population and size however. St. John covers 0.3 sq. mi and has a population of 341. Around 65% of the city's population is Indian, while 22% is white. There are 154 housing units in the small Chippewa city, which means the city has an average household size of slightly over 2.0 persons per housing unit. Elevation is 1,949 feet above sea level. FIPS code is 38-69980. To the west of the city of St. John, is a large area of forests. And several small lakes are scattered around the small settlement. Financially, the citizens of the community of St. John are doing well. Around 16% live under the poverty line. Below are several google earth pictures of this settlement.