Chatham, IL

12,569 Population
6.5 square miles 1,922.7 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.1%
was 0.1%
 
Population Density
1,922.7
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
57.0%
was 55.6%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
2.5%
was 2.6%
 
Percent Under 18
28.7%
was 28.7%
 
Percent 65 and Over
11.2%
was 10.9%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
5.0%
was 4.9%
 
Median Household Income
$80,808
was $73,895
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
33.4
34.5
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
97.1
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
793.1
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
4,845
was 4,767
 
Median Rent
$1,038
was $1,046
 
Total Building Permits
77
was 64
 
Occupied Housing Units
4,601
was 4,546
 
Homeownership Rate
81.2%
was 81.6%
 
Single Family Building Permits
65
was 53
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
693.4
was 727.6
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
22.0%
was 20.9%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
12
was 11
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.7
was 2.7
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
17.0
was 14.6
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
6.3
was 5.4
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
99.3%
was 99.1%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
97.3%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
100%
was 100%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
98.2%
was 97.9%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
48.8%
was 45.3%
 

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