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The Borough of Chatham had a population of 9,135 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Chatham is located at latitude 40.7409 and longitude -74.3838 in Morris County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Chatham 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Chatham: Bonnel, Bonnell Town, John Days Bridge.
|Total Population||9,135 (100%)|
|Population in Households||9,110 (99.7%)|
|Population in Families||8,242 (90.2%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||25 ( 0.3%)|
|Median Household Income||$179,670|
|Average Household Income||$247,630|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||18%|
|Per Capita Income||$82,630|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||3,221 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,292 (71.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||756 (23.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||173 ( 5.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$779,938|
|Average Home Value||$873,637|
|Housing Affordability Index3||123|
|Average Household Size||2.99|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.87%|
|Per Capita Income||1.15%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.08%|
The table below compares Chatham to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 157||71st|
|Population Density||# 165||70th|
|Median Household Income||# 24||96th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 249||46th|
|Per Capita Income||# 26||95th|
|Diversity Index||# 362||34th|
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