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People

Total Population 1,059
Male Share of the Population 52.3%
Female Share of the Population 47.7%
Senior Citizens 27.1%
Employed Population 16+ 420
Age of the Population 50

Families

% of people married 44.6%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 34.4%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $57,500
% Above Poverty Level 89.8%
% Below Poverty Level 10.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 15 minutes
% Working from Home 3.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.8%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 38.4%
Median Gross Rent $569
Median House Value $144,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 25.5%
US/American 0%
English 15.9%
Irish 7.6%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Chatham Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 39 miles S of Lynchburg, Virginia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 84 miles NW of Raleigh, North Carolina
County Pittsylvania
Metro Area Danville
Standard Zip Codes 24531
Phone Area Codes 434
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 36.825
Longitude -79.398

Chatham Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

Station CHATHAM
Distance 1.2 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 46 F
Apr Temp 39 to 69 F
Jul Temp 63 to 87 F
Oct Temp 40 to 70 F
Annual Precip 45.2 inches
Station ROCKY MOUNT
Distance 29.8 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 45 F
Apr Temp 42 to 68 F
Jul Temp 64 to 87 F
Oct Temp 44 to 68 F
Annual Precip 46.6 inches
Station PHILPOTT DAM 2
Distance 35.3 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 46 F
Apr Temp 42 to 68 F
Jul Temp 66 to 87 F
Oct Temp 44 to 70 F
Annual Precip 50.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Altavista 3,464 $38,611
Danville 42,450 $42,656
Gretna 1,283 $34,583
Hurt 1,412 $46,176

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Chatham Public Libraries

Library
Pittsylvania County Public Library
24 MILITARY DRIVE
Chatham, Virginia
(434) 432-3271
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Chatham High Schools

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CHATHAM HIGH
100 CAVALIER CIR
434-432-8305
Serves 654 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.6

REGIONAL ALTERNATIVE/PITTSLVANIA CO
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804-432-4920
A Non-traditional School

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