|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Chatham is 14,404. Chatham, Illinois is the 2,412th largest city in the US.
Chatham is located entirely in Sangamon County.
The current population of Chatham (14,404) is it's peak population.
Chatham has grown 65.9% since the 2000. Chatham, Illinois is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 82% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Chatham has a population density of 2,010.5 people per square mile.
|2406||Mount Vernon, Illinois||14,454||-11.6%|
|2408||North Mankato, Minnesota||14,448||21.5%|
|2409||Hopatcong, New Jersey||14,435||-9.1%|
The total voting age population of Chatham, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 9,346. The voting age population is 46.3% male and 53.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.0% of the residents of Chatham are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Chatham are 95.5% White, 1.6% Two or more races, 1.4% Black, 1.3% Asian, 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 0.1% Other. Additionally, 2.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Chatham, 4.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 5.1%. On a per-household basis, 2.5% of families are below the poverty line in Chatham.
Among those aged 16 and older, 71.5% of Chatham residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 97.3% of Chatham residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 48.2% have a bachelor's degree and 16.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Chatham residents aged 5 and older, 3.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.8% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Chatham is 1.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Chatham, 22.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Chatham is $88,822.
In Chatham, 79.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 20.7% of housing units in Chatham.
Of all the housing units in Chatham, 3.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Chatham, 35.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,800 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Chatham is $1,043.
In Chatham, 90.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.