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People

Total Population 1,063
Male Share of the Population 48.9%
Female Share of the Population 51.1%
Senior Citizens 24.9%
Employed Population 16+ 388
Age of the Population 51

Families

% of people married 49.5%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 22.2%
Median Earnings25+ $28,000
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $4,963
Median Earnings With High School Degree $18,224

Wealth

Median Family Income $51,932
% Above Poverty Level 79.1%
% Below Poverty Level 20.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 22 minutes
% Working from Home 1.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.9%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 37.7%
Median Gross Rent $547
Median House Value $97,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 34.1%
US/American 0%
English 12.2%
Irish 18%

Chatom Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 54 miles N of Mobile, Alabama (center to center)
Nearest Large City 150 miles NE of New Orleans, Louisiana
County Washington
Standard Zip Codes 36518
Phone Area Codes 251
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 31.465
Longitude -88.254

Chatom Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station CHATOM
Distance 0.3 miles
Jan Temp 37 to 60 F
Apr Temp 51 to 79 F
Jul Temp 69 to 93 F
Oct Temp 52 to 80 F
Annual Precip 63.9 inches
Station THOMASVILLE
Distance 22.4 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 57 F
Apr Temp 51 to 77 F
Jul Temp 71 to 92 F
Oct Temp 53 to 78 F
Annual Precip 59.9 inches
Station RICHTON 3 SSE
Distance 39.8 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 59 F
Apr Temp 50 to 77 F
Jul Temp 69 to 92 F
Oct Temp 50 to 79 F
Annual Precip 59.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Coffeeville 374 $32,000
Jackson 5,116 $54,323
McIntosh 415 $60,000
Millry 535 $53,571
Silas 605 $28,594

Chatom Public Libraries

Library
Washington County Public Library
608 ST. STEPHENS AVENUE
Chatom, Alabama
(251) 847-2097

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Chatom Hospitals

WASHINGTON COUNTY INFIRMARY
(Government - Local)
649 ST STEPHENS AVENUE HIGHWAY 56
(251) 847-2223
Emergency Service: Yes

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Chatom High Schools

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WASHINGTON COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL
HIGHWAY 56
251-847-2851
A Title I School.
Serves 609 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 16.8

WASHINGTON COUNTY AREA VOCATIONAL CENTER
HIGHWAY 56
251-847-2040
A Vocational School

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