|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Chatham is 1,602. Chatham, New York is the 8,439th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Chatham was in 1990, when its population was 1,971. In 1990, Chatham was the 6,992nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,439th largest city in the US. Chatham is currently 18.7% smaller than it was in 1990.
Chatham has shrunk 8.6% since the year 2000. Chatham, New York's growth is below average. 69% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|8434||Harvey, North Dakota||1,606||-18.8%|
|8435||Nissequogue, New York||1,606||4.0%|
|8436||Santa Clara, New Mexico||1,606||-17.1%|
|8439||Chatham, New York||1,602||-8.6%|
|8440||Pennington Gap, Virginia||1,602||-12.0%|
|8441||De Pue, Illinois||1,601||-12.8%|
|8444||Oak Grove, Louisiana||1,600||-26.1%|
The total voting age population of Chatham, New York, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,365. The voting age population is 46.7% male and 53.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.4% of the residents of Chatham are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Chatham are 89.2% White, 6.5% Black, 1.8% Two or more races, 1.5% Other and 0.9% Asian. Additionally, 4.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Chatham, 11.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 19.4%. On a per-household basis, 10.9% of families are below the poverty line in Chatham.
Among those aged 16 and older, 69.8% of Chatham residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.9% of Chatham residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 34.5% have a bachelor's degree and 17.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Chatham residents aged 5 and older, 7.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 3.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Chatham is 3.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Chatham, 16.9% 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 $49,356.
In Chatham, 54.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 45.3% of housing units in Chatham.
Of all the housing units in Chatham, 64.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Chatham, 4.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Chatham is $897.
In Chatham, 85.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.