The Borough of Chatham had a population of 9,304 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Chatham is located at latitude 40.7407 and longitude -74.3845 in Morris County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Chatham (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.34 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Morris County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 236 feet.
The Borough of Chatham (GNIS ID: 885182) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Chatham population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Chatham: Bonnel, Bonnell Town, John Days Bridge.
|Population in Households||9,278|
|Population in Familes||8,388|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||26|
|Average Household Size||2.96|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,289 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,400 (73.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||737 (22.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||152 ( 4.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$753,383|
|Average Home Value||$795,885|
|Median Household Income||$149,587|
|Average Household Income||$204,243|
|Per Capita Income||$68,969|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.23%|
|Per Capita Income||1.52%|
The table below compares Chatham to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 152||72nd|
|Population Density1||# 155||72nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 359||34th|
|Median Household Income||# 21||96th|
|Per Capita Income||# 33||94th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.