Chatham, NY

Census Place

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2022 Population
1,763
2.86% 1-year growth
2022 Median Age
48.1
11.6% 1-year increase
2022 Poverty Rate
7.71%
11.1% 1-year increase
2022 Median Household Income
$92,208
9.5% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$253,400
10.9% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Chatham, NY had a population of 1.76k people with a median age of 48.1 and a median household income of $92,208. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Chatham, NY grew from 1,714 to 1,763, a 2.86% increase and its median household income grew from $84,205 to $92,208, a 9.5% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Chatham, NY are White (Non-Hispanic) (88.1%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (8.11%), White (Hispanic) (2.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.08%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.624%).

None of the households in Chatham, NY reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

96.3% of the residents in Chatham, NY are U.S. citizens.

In 2022, the median property value in Chatham, NY was $253,400, and the homeownership rate was 55.3%.

Most people in Chatham, NY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Chatham, NY was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Chatham, NY is home to a population of 1.76k people, from which 96.3% are citizens. As of 2022, 4.48% of Chatham, NY residents were born outside of the country (79 people).

In 2022, there were 10.9 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (1.55k people) in Chatham, NY than any other race or ethnicity. There were 143 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) and 37 White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

96.3%
2022 Citizenship
97.7%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 96.3% of Chatham, NY residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Chatham, NY was 97.7%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Chatham, NY
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    1.55k ± 328
  2. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    143 ± 89.2
  3. White (Hispanic)
    37 ± 36
2.1%
Hispanic Population
37 people

In 2022, there were 10.9 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (1.55k people) in Chatham, NY than any other race or ethnicity. There were 143 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) and 37 White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

2.1% of the people in Chatham, NY are hispanic (37 people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Chatham, NY as a share of the total population.

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Foreign-Born Population

4.48%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
79 people
2.74%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
47 people

As of 2022, 4.48% of Chatham, NY residents (79 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Chatham, NY was 2.74%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Gulf War (2001-)
    62 ± 59
  2. Vietnam
    39 ± 48
  3. Korea
    5 ± 16

Chatham, NY has a large population of military personnel who served in Gulf War (2001-), 1.59 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Chatham, NY employs 1.07k people. The largest industries in Chatham, NY are Health Care & Social Assistance (201 people), Educational Services (141 people), and Retail Trade (133 people), and the highest paying industries are Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($97,938), Utilities ($73,500), and Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($62,750).

Occupations

1.07k
2022 Value
± 219
−0.373%
1 Year decline
± 29.7%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Chatham, NY declined at a rate of −0.373%, from 1.07k employees to 1.07k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Chatham, NY, are Sales & Related Occupations (173 people), Management Occupations (112 people), and Education Instruction, & Library Occupations (91 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Chatham, NY.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

1.07k
2022 Value
± 219
−0.373%
1 Year decline
± 29.7%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Chatham, NY declined at a rate of −0.373%, from 1.07k employees to 1.07k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Chatham, NY, are Health Care & Social Assistance (201 people), Educational Services (141 people), and Retail Trade (133 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Chatham, NY, though some of these residents may live in Chatham, NY and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$51,736
Median earning men ± $12,003
$35,428
Median earning women ± $20,819

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Educational Services, & Health Care & Social Assistance ($111,250), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($98,094), and Public Administration ($84,167).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($55,000), Educational Services, & Health Care & Social Assistance ($49,023), and Other Services Except Public Administration ($27,656).

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Civics

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Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

Awarded Degrees over Time

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2022, 1.7% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 1.75% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (4.04M), Bachelors Degree (3.33M), and Some college (2.79M).

This visualization illustrates the percentage distribution of the population according to the highest educational level reached. You can filter the data by race by using the selector above.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Chatham, NY was $253,400 in 2022, which is 0.899 times smaller than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $228,500 to $253,400, a 10.9% increase. The homeownership rate in Chatham, NY is 55.3%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Chatham, NY have an average commute time of 19.6 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Chatham, NY is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Property

$253,400
Median Property Value 2022
±$48,183
$446
Median Property Taxes
±$118

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Chatham, NY the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Chatham, NY compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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Rent vs Own

55.3%
Homeownership
2022
57.6%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 55.3% of the housing units in Chatham, NY were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 55.8%.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 3
  2. Census Tract 7

The following map shows all of the places in Chatham, NY colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$92,208
Median Household Income
± $18,127
807
Number of Households
± 170

In 2022, the median household income of the 807 households in Chatham, NY grew to $92,208 from the previous year's value of $84,205.

The following chart displays the households in Chatham, NY distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $125k - $150k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Chatham, NY is from Chatham, NY.
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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (77%)
  2. Walked (10.6%)
  3. Worked At Home (9.56%)

In 2022, 77% of workers in Chatham, NY drove alone to work, followed by those who walked to work (10.6%) and those who worked at home (9.56%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

19.6 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Chatham, NY have a shorter commute time (19.6 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 0% of the workforce in Chatham, NY have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Chatham, NY distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Chatham, NY have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

7.71% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Chatham, NY (136 out of 1.76k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Males 55 - 64, followed by Males 25 - 34 and then Females 65 - 74.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Chatham, NY is White, followed by Asian and Two Or More.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Health

98.5% of the population of Chatham, NY has health coverage, with 49.3% on employee plans, 14.5% on Medicaid, 15.4% on Medicare, 17.1% on non-group plans, and 2.21% on military or VA plans.

Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 15.3% under 18 years, 22.6% between 18 and 34 years, 43.8% between 35 and 64 years, and 18.3% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 47% were men and 53% were women.

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Uninsured People

1.53%
Uninsured
49.3%
Employer Coverage
14.5%
Medicaid
15.4%
Medicare
17.1%
Non-Group
2.21%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Chatham, NY declined by 29.1% from 2.16% to 1.53%.

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