Chatham, Massachusetts Population 2020

1,480

Chatham is a city located in Massachusetts. Chatham has a 2020 population of 1,480. Chatham is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 4.15% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,421 in 2010. Chatham reached it's highest population of 1,754 in 2011.

The average household income in Chatham is $149,594 with a poverty rate of 11.44%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $585 per month, and the median house value is $797,400. The median age in Chatham is 64.3 years, 62.7 years for males, and 65.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 87.6 males.

Chatham Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Chatham was:

  • White: 92.64%
  • Black or African American: 6.08%
  • Two or more races: 1.28%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Chatham, Massachusetts is 1,480, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,480.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,421.

Chatham, Massachusetts Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,37192.64%
Black or African American906.08%
Two or More Races191.28%

Chatham Population Pyramid 2020

Chatham Median Age

64.3


Total

62.7


Male

65.7


Female

Chatham Adults

There are 1,370 adults, (714 of whom are seniors) in Chatham.

Chatham Age Dependency

125.6

Age Dependency Ratio

108.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

16.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Chatham Sex Ratio

Female

789

53.31%

Male

691

46.69%

Chatham Households and Families

Chatham Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Chatham Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.9%6.1%
All71%29%
Non Family58.9%41.1%
Female0%100%
Male0%100%

71.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7941.8571
Non Family3841.0958.9
Married3602.5493.9
Female412.830
Male920

2.47

Average Family Size

1.85

Average Household Size

3.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Chatham Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade211.65%
9th to 12th Grade201.57%
High School Graduate17413.65%
Some College17313.57%
Associates Degree1118.71%
Bachelors Degree58345.73%
Graduate Degree19315.14%

Chatham Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,2221,191768
Hispanic39298
Black32228
Multiple Races55

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 62.85%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,310$32,900$29,740
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$30,750$31,331$23,393
Some College$27,589$34,722$26,161
Bachelors Degree$32,813$$31,500
Graduate Degree$50,179$$51,964

$31,310

Average Earnings

$32,900

Average Male

$29,740

Average Female

Chatham Language

Chatham Language by Age

Chatham Language

97.79% of Chatham residents speak only English, while 2.21% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.66% of the population.

Chatham Poverty

Chatham Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,3321269.46%
Hispanic672841.79%
Multiple191473.68%

11.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.53%

Male Poverty Rate

13.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chatham

The race most likely to be in poverty in Chatham is Multiple, with 73.68% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chatham is White, with 9.46% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.67%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.83%
Some College20.79%
Bachelors or Greater6.31%
High School4.60%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed23.53%
Female Employed6.56%
Male Employed5.23%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Chatham Income

Chatham Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$61,953$149,594
Families$99,844$208,198
Married Families$116,071-
Non Families$30,645$85,343

Chatham Marital Status

Chatham Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.2%

Male Marriage Rate

54.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Chatham Married by Age and Sex

Chatham Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Chatham Marital Status by Race

Chatham Veterans

125

Number of Veterans

104

Male Veterans

21

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam73
Korea45
World War II
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
75+66
65 to 7451
55 to 648
35 to 54
18 to 34

$Chatham Veterans by Education

28.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.20%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chatham Employment Status

48.2%

Labor Force Participation

44.3%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Chatham Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

49.80%

Born in Massachusetts

92.84%

Native Born

7.16%

Foreign Born

2.16%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.84% of Chatham residents were born in the United States, with 49.80% having been born in Massachusetts. 2.16% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,4800.00%
20191,4800.00%
20181,4801077.79%
20171,373-56-3.92%
20161,429-87-5.74%
20151,516463.13%
20141,4701087.93%
20131,362-214-13.58%
20121,576-178-10.15%
20111,75433323.43%
20101,4210.00%