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Chocolay is a charter township in Marquette County, in the Marquette metro area.
One tradition says the township was named for a French fur trader in the area, M. Choquette.
The latitude of Chocolay is 46.457N. The longitude is -87.24W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 653 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 7,148.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Chocolay demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Marquette County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 49822 ZIP code.
13% of Chocolay residents report German ancestry, and 8% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Chocolay ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Chocolay was $19,569, compared with $21,587 nationally.
26% of Chocolay residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Chocolay, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $357. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $818.
Marquette County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Chocolay political report.
The average commute time for Chocolay workers is 17 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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