Chatham County Population 2017

Chatham County's estimated population is 289,082 with a growth rate of 0.86% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Chatham County is the 5th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2016289,0822,4600.86%
2015286,6223,7731.33%
2014282,8494,8571.75%
2013277,9921,4710.53%
2012276,5214,6581.71%
2011271,8635,9692.24%
2010265,89448,95922.57%
1990216,93514,7097.27%
1980202,22614,4597.70%
1970187,767-532-0.28%
1960188,29936,81824.31%
1950151,48133,51128.41%
1940117,97012,53911.89%
1930105,4315,3995.40%
1920100,03220,34225.53%
191079,6908,45111.86%
190071,23913,49923.38%
189057,74012,71728.25%
188045,0233,7449.07%
187041,27910,23632.97%
186031,0437,14229.88%
185023,9015,10027.13%
184018,8014,67433.09%
183014,127-610-4.14%
182014,7371,1978.84%
181013,5405944.59%
180012,9462,17720.22%
179010,7690.00%

Chatham County Population Growth

Population Data via

Chatham County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White155,09753.65%
Black or African American116,00240.13%
Asian7,9262.74%
Two or More Races6,2642.17%
American Indian and Alaska Native9350.32%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3980.14%

Chatham County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Chatham County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Savannah13696314676398007.16%
Pooler1907123744467324.50%
Port Wentworth53597933257448.03%
Tybee Island298531131284.29%
Bloomingdale26442717732.76%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990