Statewide Claims to Fame

Chatham is 4th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Residents with college degree (older than 25)

Chatham is 4th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Residents younger than 18

Chatham is 4th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Residents younger than 5

Chatham is 12th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Income per capita

Chatham is 12th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Income per household

Chatham is 13th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Residents with high school diploma (older than 25)

Chatham is 14th in New Jersey out of 255 other cities in Home median value

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Chatham Rank New Jersey US
Current population (2012) 9,072 116th 8,864,590 313,914,040
Size in square miles 2.4 166th 7,354.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 3,776.7 129th 1,195.5 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Chatham Rank New Jersey US
Residents younger than 5 9.7% 4th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 33.5% 4th 22.9% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 10.2% 214th 14.1% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Chatham Rank New Jersey US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 97.6% 13th 87.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 75.2% 4th 35.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Chatham Rank New Jersey US
Race - White 91.1% 42nd 73.8% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 1.0% 233rd 14.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 102nd 0.6% 1.2%
Race - Asian 4.9% 133rd 9.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 214th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.8% 172nd 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 5.1% 209th 18.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 87.3% 36th 58.2% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Chatham Rank New Jersey US
Female residents 51.5% 135th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 10.2% 192nd 20.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Chatham Rank New Jersey US
Housing units 3,210 177th 3,562,553 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 21.9% 153rd 35.9% 25.9%
Households 3,025 173rd 3,180,854 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 77.1% 100th 66.6% 66.1%
Home median value $698,400 14th $349,100 $186,200
People per household 2.9 57th 2.7 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Chatham Rank New Jersey US
Income per capita $68,473 12th $35,678 $27,915
Income per household $145,795 12th $71,180 $52,762
Income below poverty line 1.2% 251st 9.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Chatham Rank New Jersey US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,095 97th 781,622 27,092,908
Retail sales $105,697 111th $124,813,580 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $12,876 73rd $14,453 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $15,422 98th $19,993,613 $613,795,732

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