Chatom is a city located in Washington County Alabama. It is also the county seat of Washington County. With a 2020 population of 1,166, it is the 243rd largest city in Alabama and the 9709th largest city in the United States . Chatom is currently declining at a rate of -0.68% annually and its population has decreased by -9.47% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,288 in 2010. Chatom reached it's highest population of 1,286 in 2010. Spanning over 11 miles, Chatom has a population density of 109 people per square mile.
The average household income in Chatom is $54,174 with a poverty rate of 37.59%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $538 per month, and the median house value is $140,200. The median age in Chatom is 35.7 years, 31.5 years for males, and 38.9 years for females.