10,400 (2010 census), decreasing. Ethnic population: 20,000 (Golla 2007). In Oklahoma.
Louisiana; Mississippi: east central; Oklahoma: McCurtain county; Tennessee.
None known. Choctaw find Chickasaw [cic] unintelligible.
Latin script [Latn].
The Houma are 12,000 racially mixed descendants of a Choctaw subgroup in southern Louisiana who speak a dialect of Cajun French [frc], and no longer speak Choctaw.