Chatham strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Louisiana):
Affordability of Property Taxes
Affordability of Rents
Public Transportation Use
Comparing Chatham to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Louisiana (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|College Educated Adults|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Affordability of Rents|
|People Living Alone|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Nearest Medium City||23 miles SW of Monroe, Louisiana (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||215 miles NW of New Orleans, Louisiana|
|Standard Zip Codes||71226|
|Phone Area Codes||318|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||CALHOUN RESEARCH STN|
|Jan Temp||34 to 57 F|
|Apr Temp||51 to 77 F|
|Jul Temp||71 to 95 F|
|Oct Temp||51 to 79 F|
|Annual Precip||55.4 inches|
|Station||MONROE RGNL AP|
|Jan Temp||36 to 56 F|
|Apr Temp||54 to 78 F|
|Jul Temp||73 to 94 F|
|Oct Temp||53 to 80 F|
|Annual Precip||53.3 inches|
|Jan Temp||33 to 56 F|
|Apr Temp||50 to 76 F|
|Jul Temp||70 to 93 F|
|Oct Temp||51 to 78 F|
|Annual Precip||54.7 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.02|
|American Indian & Alaskan||0||0%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||0||0%|
|Est. 2005 Population||616|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||68.5%|
|French (except Basque)||1.6%|
According to the US Postal Service, Chatham, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Womack (71226)
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CHATHAM JASPER HENDERSON HIGH SCHOOL
11715 HIGHWAY 4
A Title I School.
Serves 245 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.3
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