The Town of Chatham had a population of 1,344 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Chatham is located at latitude 36.8257 and longitude -79.3981 in Pittsylvania County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Chatham 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Chatham: Competition.
|Total Population||1,344 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,182 (87.9%)|
|Population in Families||896 (66.7%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||162 (12.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$38,072|
|Average Household Income||$59,750|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||14%|
|Per Capita Income||$25,489|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||654 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||317 (48.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||214 (32.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||123 (18.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$126,645|
|Average Home Value||$161,667|
|Housing Affordability Index3||184|
|Average Household Size||2.23|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||-0.66%|
|Per Capita Income||-0.38%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.19%|
The table below compares Chatham to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 322||46th|
|Population Density||# 323||46th|
|Median Household Income||# 512||14th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 371||63rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 373||37th|
|Diversity Index||# 252||58th|
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