25 birds Just how much room does a chicken need? A chicken needs about 4 square-feet per bird inside the coop. That means a 10×10 coop would comfortably hold 25 birds. Apr 28, 2021

While it is possible to keep one chicken, it is not generally advisable. If you find yourself in a situation where you have one chicken remember that the bird still needs to have social connections, and you will need to treat the hen as a pet, spending a lot of time with her, keeping her nearby, and doting on her. Mar 5, 2021

It is true that some breeds are more chatty than others, but at their loudest, chickens have the same decibel level as a human conversation (60-70 decibels). Compared to a dog’s bark which can reach over 90 decibels, chickens can hardly be called a noisy animal.