The Borough of Chatham had a population of 9,098 as of July 1, 2018.
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 (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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Chatham: Bonnel, Bonnell Town, John Days Bridge.
|Population in Households||9,073|
|Population in Familes||8,235|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||25|
|Median Household Income||$166,758|
|Average Household Income||$226,944|
|Per Capita Income||$76,034|
|Total Housing Units||3,234 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,351 (72.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||693 (21.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||190 ( 5.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$811,954|
|Average Home Value||$876,563|
|Average Household Size||2.98|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.07%|
|Per Capita Income||1.73%|
The table below compares Chatham to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 167||70th|
|Diversity Index||# 359||34th|
|Median Household Income||# 20||97th|
|Per Capita Income||# 31||94th|
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