West Chatham, Massachusetts Population 2020

1,272

West Chatham is a city located in Massachusetts. West Chatham has a 2020 population of 1,272. West Chatham is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -9.79% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,410 in 2010. West Chatham reached it's highest population of 1,451 in 2016.

The average household income in West Chatham is $87,956 with a poverty rate of 20.13%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,254 per month, and the median house value is $582,700. The median age in West Chatham is 56 years, 58.9 years for males, and 47.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.9 males.

West Chatham Demographics

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

  • White: 91.82%
  • Black or African American: 4.17%
  • Two or more races: 4.01%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of West Chatham, Massachusetts is 1,272, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,272.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,410.

West Chatham, Massachusetts Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,16891.82%
Black or African American534.17%
Two or More Races514.01%

West Chatham Population Pyramid 2020

West Chatham Median Age

56


Total

58.9


Male

47.9


Female

West Chatham Adults

There are 1,037 adults, (466 of whom are seniors) in West Chatham.

West Chatham Age Dependency

122.8

Age Dependency Ratio

81.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.2

Child Dependency Ratio

West Chatham Sex Ratio

Female

663

52.12%

Male

609

47.88%

West Chatham Households and Families

West Chatham Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

West Chatham Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married87.1%12.9%
All73.5%26.5%
Non Family66.7%33.3%
Female15.7%84.3%

73.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5882.1673.5
Married2952.5887.1
Non Family2251.1966.7
Female513.915.7
Male172.59100

2.74

Average Family Size

2.16

Average Household Size

3.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

West Chatham Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade302.98%
9th to 12th Grade302.98%
High School Graduate17717.56%
Some College10510.42%
Associates Degree13413.29%
Bachelors Degree24123.91%
Graduate Degree29128.87%

West Chatham Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White952892531
Black5353
Multiple Races331

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 55.78%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,292$50,938$32,083
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$45,481$$
Some College$43,083$42,188$43,333
Bachelors Degree$36,848$$36,359
Graduate Degree$60,114$76,333$45,417

$42,292

Average Earnings

$50,938

Average Male

$32,083

Average Female

West Chatham Language

West Chatham Language by Age

West Chatham Language

97.76% of West Chatham residents speak only English, while 2.24% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.24% of the population.

West Chatham Poverty

West Chatham Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,16820817.81%
Multiple514894.12%

20.13%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.99%

Male Poverty Rate

27.60%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in West Chatham

The race most likely to be in poverty in West Chatham is Multiple, with 94.12% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in West Chatham is White, with 17.81% 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 12.64%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.28%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.67%
High School18.08%
Some College10.46%
Bachelors or Greater8.27%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed3.91%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed1.70%

West Chatham Income

West Chatham Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$67,159$87,956
Families$100,982$108,207
Married Families$115,114-
Non Families$35,139$54,437

West Chatham Marital Status

West Chatham Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

64.0%

Male Marriage Rate

54.3%

Female Marriage Rate

West Chatham Married by Age and Sex

West Chatham Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

West Chatham Marital Status by Race

West Chatham Veterans

142

Number of Veterans

119

Male Veterans

23

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam95
World War II15
Korea7
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7468
75+58
55 to 648
35 to 548
18 to 34

$West Chatham Veterans by Education

2.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.20%

Veteran Disability Rate

West Chatham Employment Status

53.8%

Labor Force Participation

53.8%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

West 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

60.22%

Born in Massachusetts

93.63%

Native Born

6.37%

Foreign Born

3.77%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.63% of West Chatham residents were born in the United States, with 60.22% having been born in Massachusetts. 3.77% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,2720.00%
20191,2720.00%
20181,272-75-5.57%
20171,347-104-7.17%
20161,4511148.53%
20151,337-15-1.11%
20141,352161.20%
20131,336927.40%
20121,24413512.17%
20111,109-301-21.35%
20101,4100.00%