Chatham demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)6088991
Median age33.036.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.7:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)54%52%55%
Speak English99%92%79%
Speak Spanish1%4%13%
Chatham, LA has a population of 601 and is the 18,428th largest city in the United States. The population density is 608 per sq mi which is 586% higher than the Louisiana average and 571% higher than the national average. The median age in Chatham is 33 which is approximately 9% lower than the Louisiana average of 36. In Chatham, 54% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 99% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 88% of Chatham residents were born in Louisiana, 12% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 0% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Chatham is 586% higher than Louisiana.
  • The median age in Chatham is 9% lower than Louisiana.
  • In Chatham 45.09% of the population is Caucasian.
  • In Chatham 49.42% of the population is African American.
  • In Chatham 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Chatham population breakdown by race

African American49.42%32.16%12.63%
American Indian0.00%0.57%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
Mixed race0.00%1.83%3.06%
Other race5.49%1.09%4.75%
In Chatham, 0.3% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Chatham age breakdown

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Source: The Chatham, LA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).