The Town of Chatham had a population of 1,340 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Chatham is located at latitude 36.8119 and longitude -79.4001 in Pittsylvania County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Chatham (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.03 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Pittsylvania County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 728 feet.
The Town of Chatham (GNIS ID: 2390780) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Chatham population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Chatham: Competition.
|Daytime Population: Workers||2,215|
|Daytime Population: Residents||735|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||2,950|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||2.20|
|Population in Households||1,180|
|Population in Familes||896|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||160|
|Median Household Income||$37,307|
|Average Household Income||$58,931|
|Per Capita Income||$25,808|
|Total Housing Units||619 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||323 (52.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||197 (31.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||99 (16.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$156,368|
|Average Home Value||$173,846|
|Average Household Size||2.27|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.08%|
|Per Capita Income||2.96%|
The table below compares Chatham to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 320||46th|
|Population Density||# 328||45th|
|Diversity Index||# 249||58th|
|Median Household Income||# 487||18th|
|Per Capita Income||# 309||48th|
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