Chatham County Population 2017

Chatham County's estimated population is 72,243 with a growth rate of 2.08% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Chatham County is the 36th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201672,2431,4732.08%
201570,7702,2783.33%
201468,4921,8702.81%
201366,6228581.30%
201265,7645710.88%
201165,1931,3972.19%
201063,79625,03764.60%
199038,7595,34415.99%
198033,4153,86113.06%
197029,5542,76910.34%
196026,7851,3935.49%
195025,3926662.69%
194024,7265492.27%
193024,1773631.52%
192023,8141,1795.21%
191022,635-1,277-5.34%
190023,912-1,501-5.91%
189025,4131,9608.36%
188023,4533,73018.91%
187019,7236223.26%
186019,1016523.53%
185018,4492,20713.59%
184016,2428375.43%
183015,4052,74421.67%
182012,661-316-2.44%
181012,9771,1169.41%
180011,8612,64028.63%
17909,2210.00%

Chatham County Population Growth

Population Data via

Chatham County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White58,19680.56%
Black or African American9,15112.67%
Asian1,3251.83%
Two or More Races1,1331.57%
American Indian and Alaska Native8891.23%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander760.11%

Chatham County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Chatham County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Siler City791384445316.71%
Pittsboro3754426651213.64%
Goldston2612993814.56%
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