Chatham County

  1. Chatham County Legal Resources
  2. Chatham County Statistics
  3. Chatham County Property/Housing/Real Estate Information
  4. Chatham County Employment Information
  5. Chatham County Family Information
  6. Chatham County Education Information
  7. Chatham County Business Information
  8. Chatham County Public Benefits Information
  9. Chatham County Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  10. Chatham County Cities
  11. Chatham County Zip Codes


Chatham County Legal Resources

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Chatham County Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 49,329
  • Births / Deaths / Infant Deaths (2004): 745 / 508 / 6
  • Land Area (2000): 1,768.580 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 67.842 square kilometers
  • Farm Area (2002): 119,000.000 acres (481.474 square kilometers)
  • Farms (2002): 1,128
  • Farms under 50 acres (2002): 48.00%
  • Farms over 500 acres (2002): 2.40%
  • Farm earnings (2005): $39,237,000
  • Gallons of water used per day (total / irrigation / public use) (2000): 365,000,000 / 1,000,000 / 5,000,000
  • Ground water as percent of water use (2000): 1.40%
  • Physicians (2004): 75
  • Community Hospitals (Beds) (2004): 1 (25)
  • Medicare Recipients (2005): 7,441
  • Federal Spending (2004): $261,516
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Chatham County - Historical Places
Houses (2000): 21,358
Building Permits Issued (2006): 614
Valuation of Building Permits (2006): $181,355

Chatham County Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 19,008 18.99%
 Rural, Farm 4,320 4.32%
 Rural, Non-farm 76,770 76.69%

Chatham County Real Estate Lawyers provide services for home buying/selling, commercial real estate, leases, landlord tenant, construction, land use and zoning laws. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Chatham County Employment Information

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Chatham County Labor Force By Month


Year Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
1990 22,199 21,562 637 2.87% 29
1991 22,823 21,602 1,221 5.35% 54
1992 22,928 22,020 908 3.96% 40
1993 22,958 22,347 611 2.66% 27
1994 23,407 22,814 593 2.53% 25
1995 24,010 23,342 668 2.78% 28
1996 25,364 24,681 683 2.69% 27
1997 26,336 25,652 683 2.60% 26
1998 26,816 26,271 545 2.03% 20
1999 27,382 26,897 485 1.77% 18
2000 26,810 26,068 742 2.77% 28
2001 28,132 26,983 1,149 4.08% 41
2002 29,149 27,598 1,551 5.32% 53
2003 29,443 27,920 1,523 5.17% 52
2004 30,112 28,919 1,194 3.96% 40
2005 30,943 29,693 1,250 4.04% 40
2006 32,575 31,327 1,249 3.83% 38
2007 32,627 31,396 1,231 3.77% 38
2008 33,007 31,378 1,629 4.94% 49
Month Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
Jan 2008 32,645 31,258 1,387 4.25% 42
Feb 2008 32,710 31,290 1,420 4.34% 43
Mar 2008 32,786 31,377 1,409 4.30% 43
Apr 2008 32,903 31,521 1,382 4.20% 42
May 2008 32,824 31,263 1,561 4.76% 48
Jun 2008 33,249 31,407 1,842 5.54% 55
Jul 2008 33,860 31,871 1,989 5.87% 59
Aug 2008 33,076 31,215 1,861 5.63% 56
Sep 2008 33,008 31,197 1,811 5.49% 55
Oct, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Nov, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Dec, 2008 -- -- -- --% --

Chatham County Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 4,178 15.56%
2. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 1,714 6.38%
3. Educational Services 1,568 5.84%
4. Food Manufacturing 1,446 5.39%
5. Health Care 1,238 4.61%
6. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 982 3.66%
7. Textile and Textile Mills Manufacturing 964 3.59%
8. Accommodation and Food Services 896 3.34%
9. Furniture and Related Manufacturing 878 3.27%
10. Repair and Maintenance 840 3.13%
11. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 814 3.03%
12. Public Administration 804 2.99%
13. Wood Manufacturing 778 2.90%
14. Truck Transportation 606 2.26%
15. Metal Manufactuing 546 2.03%
16. Food and Beverage Stores 524 1.95%
17. Finance and Insurance 520 1.94%
18. Computer and Electronic Manufacturing 492 1.83%
19. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 468 1.74%
20. Building Materials / Hardware / Lawn and Garden Supplies 444 1.65%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Health Care 4,076 17.47%
2. Educational Services 3,806 16.31%
3. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 1,280 5.48%
4. Accommodation and Food Services 1,240 5.31%
5. Finance and Insurance 910 3.90%
6. Food Manufacturing 834 3.57%
7. Textile and Textile Mills Manufacturing 812 3.48%
8. Public Administration 808 3.46%
9. Apparel Manufacturing 664 2.85%
10. Social Assistance 660 2.83%
11. Food and Beverage Stores 616 2.64%
12. Personal and Laundry Services 452 1.94%
13. Department and Other General Stores 446 1.91%
14. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 428 1.83%
15. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 398 1.71%
16. Chemical Manufacturing 382 1.64%
17. Furniture and Related Manufacturing 380 1.63%
18. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 348 1.49%
19. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 334 1.43%
20. Publishing / Movie / Sound Recording Industries 332 1.42%

Chatham County Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Other Production Occupations 1,714 6.38%
2. Other Installation / Maintenance 1,476 5.50%
3. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 1,382 5.15%
4. Other Management Occupations 1,166 4.34%
5. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 1,100 4.10%
6. Computer Specialists 1,068 3.98%
7. Other Sales and Related Occupations 950 3.54%
8. Vehicle Mechanics 934 3.48%
9. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 856 3.19%
10. Carpenters 774 2.88%
11. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 752 2.80%
12. Metal Workers and Plastic Workers 628 2.34%
13. Construction Laborers 588 2.19%
14. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 572 2.13%
15. Other Construction Trades 566 2.11%
16. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 566 2.11%
17. Farmers and Farm Managers 554 2.06%
18. Supervisors / Construction and Extract 520 1.94%
19. Top Executives 486 1.81%
20. Food Processing Workers 478 1.78%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Registered Nurses 1,422 6.09%
2. Secretaries and Admins 1,306 5.60%
3. Other Office and Admin Support 1,260 5.40%
4. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 1,226 5.25%
5. Other Management Occupations 1,040 4.46%
6. Other Production Occupations 924 3.96%
7. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 820 3.51%
8. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 756 3.24%
9. Other Sales and Related Occupations 732 3.14%
10. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 686 2.94%
11. Cashiers 676 2.90%
12. Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians 562 2.41%
13. Computer Specialists 558 2.39%
14. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 532 2.28%
15. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 518 2.22%
16. Health Technologists and Technicians 424 1.82%
17. Counselors / Social Workers / Etc. 420 1.80%
18. Waiters and Waitresses 414 1.77%
19. Financial Clerks, Non-bookkeeping 400 1.71%
20. Child Care Workers 398 1.71%

Chatham County Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 46,427 58.06%
15-35 hours 7,267 9.09%
1-14 hours 2,222 2.78%
No regular hours 24,043 30.07%

Chatham County Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 1,215 2.55%
5 AM-5:29 AM 930 1.95%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 2,309 4.84%
6 AM-6:29 AM 4,714 9.88%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 6,684 14.01%
7 AM-7:29 AM 9,227 19.34%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 7,754 16.25%
8 AM-8:29 AM 4,423 9.27%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 1,835 3.85%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 2,057 4.31%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 959 2.01%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 214 0.45%
Noon-3:59 PM 2,682 5.62%
4 PM-11:59 PM 2,701 5.66%

Chatham County Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 1,486 3.12%
5-9 4,624 9.69%
10-14 5,302 11.11%
15-19 6,162 12.92%
20-24 6,619 13.88%
25-29 2,905 6.09%
30-34 7,398 15.51%
35-39 2,152 4.51%
40-44 2,281 4.78%
45-59 5,447 11.42%
60-89 2,395 5.02%
At least 90 933 1.96%

Chatham County Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 56 0.12% 27,042 56.69%
30-44 46 0.10% 11,785 24.70%
45-59 0 0.00% 5,447 11.42%
At least 60 6 0.01% 3,322 6.96%

Chatham County Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 94 0.19%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 7,861 15.70%
 Car / truck / van, solo 38,459 76.82%
 Motorcycle 32 0.06%
 Other 422 0.84%
 Public transportation 108 0.22%
 Walked 728 1.45%
 Worked at home 2,363 4.72%

Chatham County Employment Lawyers handle cases involving employment contracts, severance agreements, OSHA, workers compensation, ADA, race, sex, pregnancy, national-orgin, sexual orientation and age discrimination, sexual harassment, hours & wages and overtime issues. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Chatham County Family Information

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Households (2000): 39,484 (97,444 people)
Families (2000): 27,818 (81,188 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 12,418
People at same address in 1995: 56,190

Chatham County Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 3,480 8.69%
$10,000-$14,999 2,436 6.08%
$15,000-$19,999 2,591 6.47%
$20,000-$24,999 2,481 6.19%
$25,000-$29,999 2,536 6.33%
$30,000-$34,999 2,518 6.29%
$35,000-$39,999 2,565 6.40%
$40,000-$44,999 2,235 5.58%
$45,000-$49,999 1,974 4.93%
$50,000-$59,999 4,002 9.99%
$60,000-$74,999 4,329 10.81%
$75,000-$99,999 4,420 11.03%
$100,000-$124,999 1,821 4.55%
$125,000-$149,999 812 2.03%
$150,000-$199,999 910 2.27%
$200,000 or more 947 2.36%

Chatham County Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 4,835 24.49%
 Family, 2 people 6,644 33.66%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 862 4.37%
 Family, 3 people 3,285 16.64%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 102 0.52%
 Family, 4 people 2,446 12.39%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 46 0.23%
 Family, 5 people 926 4.69%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 20 0.10%
 Family, 6 people 313 1.59%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 11 0.06%
 Family, 7 or more people 241 1.22%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 10 0.05%

Chatham County Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 31,782 29.96%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 13,727 12.94%
Public Assistance 738 0.70%
Retirement 6,948 6.55%
Self Employment 6,463 6.09%
Social Security 11,248 10.60%
Supplemental Security 1,460 1.38%
Wage / Salary 30,156 28.43%
Other 3,561 3.36%

Chatham County Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 13,749 60.24%
 With children under 18 9,075 39.76%

Chatham County Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 2,840 7.23%
 Married 25,560 65.05%
 Never Married 9,827 25.01%
 Widowed 1,067 2.72%

Chatham County Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 3,871 9.25%
 Married 25,102 59.97%
 Never Married 7,519 17.96%
 Widowed 5,364 12.82%

Chatham County Family Lawyers help clients with family law issues, such as marriage, divorce, domestic partnerships, adoptions, paternity, annulment, child support, custody, division of property, alimony, palimony, restraining orders, spousal support, uncontested divorce and visitation rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Chatham County Education Information

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Chatham County Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 7,231 9.31%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 11,223 14.44%
 High school diploma or equivalent 20,933 26.94%
 Some college, no degree 13,768 17.72%
 Associate degree 4,631 5.96%
 Bachelors degree 11,692 15.05%
 Graduate or professional degree 8,224 10.58%

Chatham County Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 747 1.51% 716 1.45% 1,463 2.97%
Kindergarten 1,186 2.40% 118 0.24% 1,304 2.64%
Grades 1-4 5,125 10.39% 334 0.68% 5,459 11.07%
Grades 5-8 4,757 9.64% 322 0.65% 5,079 10.30%
Grades 9-12 4,242 8.60% 382 0.77% 4,624 9.37%
Undergrad college 2,418 4.90% 342 0.69% 2,760 5.60%
Graduate or professional school 709 1.44% 165 0.33% 874 1.77%
Total 19,184 38.89% 2,379 4.82% 21,563 43.71%

Chatham County Education Lawyers represent colleges, school districts, other educational institutions, and students in the practice of education law. They handle issues related to No Child Left Behind, special education, and disability rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Chatham County Business Information

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Wholesale trade sales (2002): $188,876,000
Retail sales (2002): $236,573,000
Accommodation and foodservices sales (2002): $22,167,000
Value of Manufacturers' Shipments (2002): $1,014,180
Retired workers (2005): 7,560

Chatham County Businesses Changes By Year


Year - Type  Business Births  Business Deaths  Business Expansions  Business Contractions  Stable Businesses
1999 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
1999 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 8 2 8 8 14
1999 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 0 2 4 5 3
1999 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 2 2 3 0 6
1999 - Construction 16 19 28 31 44
1999 - Educational Services 0 0 2 1 8
1999 - Finance & Insurance 4 2 7 3 27
1999 - Health Care & Social Assistance 4 5 22 13 27
1999 - Information 0 1 4 4 4
1999 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 0 0 1 1
1999 - Manufacturing 7 3 31 27 13
1999 - Mining 1 0 1 0 0
1999 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 8 10 23 17 54
1999 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 8 10 15 11 32
1999 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 2 1 5 2 11
1999 - Retail Trade 9 10 53 42 57
1999 - Transportation & Warehousing 0 2 12 7 6
1999 - Unclassified 6 0 0 0 0
1999 - Utilities 0 1 0 2 1
1999 - Wholesale Trade 1 6 17 17 17
1999 - Total 76 76 235 191 325
2000 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2000 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 3 4 12 6 15
2000 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 1 1 3 4 3
2000 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 0 0 4 2 4
2000 - Construction 23 22 36 31 31
2000 - Educational Services 1 1 2 0 9
2000 - Finance & Insurance 3 4 7 6 24
2000 - Health Care & Social Assistance 3 8 23 13 22
2000 - Information 0 0 5 4 3
2000 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 0 1 0 1
2000 - Manufacturing 2 3 27 30 18
2000 - Mining 0 0 0 2 0
2000 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 8 9 26 20 48
2000 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 5 12 18 11 26
2000 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 1 2 8 2 10
2000 - Retail Trade 10 18 40 48 56
2000 - Transportation & Warehousing 3 1 8 12 4
2000 - Unclassified 5 3 0 0 0
2000 - Utilities 0 1 2 0 0
2000 - Wholesale Trade 1 4 18 11 19
2000 - Total 69 93 240 202 293
2001 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2001 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 2 4 6 9 18
2001 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 2 2 4 2 5
2001 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 2 0 3 3 5
2001 - Construction 15 19 27 32 44
2001 - Educational Services 0 0 1 0 11
2001 - Finance & Insurance 7 5 10 5 20
2001 - Health Care & Social Assistance 4 8 25 12 17
2001 - Information 1 2 2 3 6
2001 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 0 2 0 0
2001 - Manufacturing 1 4 31 26 19
2001 - Mining 2 1 0 0 1
2001 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 12 5 24 23 50
2001 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 5 12 16 10 22
2001 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 1 2 1 5 12
2001 - Retail Trade 12 16 41 45 53
2001 - Transportation & Warehousing 2 3 8 9 7
2001 - Unclassified 6 0 1 0 1
2001 - Utilities 0 0 2 0 0
2001 - Wholesale Trade 4 4 11 14 21
2001 - Total 78 87 215 198 312
2002 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2002 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 6 5 7 6 16
2002 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 1 1 1 3 8
2002 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 0 2 1 4 5
2002 - Construction 15 15 37 29 37
2002 - Educational Services 1 1 1 0 10
2002 - Finance & Insurance 3 4 11 5 22
2002 - Health Care & Social Assistance 11 5 19 20 14
2002 - Information 0 1 1 5 5
2002 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 0 0 1 1
2002 - Manufacturing 4 6 20 32 21
2002 - Mining 0 0 2 0 1
2002 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 11 3 26 22 58
2002 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 14 7 11 12 25
2002 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 6 3 2 4 12
2002 - Retail Trade 10 19 34 43 55
2002 - Transportation & Warehousing 4 6 5 6 8
2002 - Unclassified 5 5 0 0 0
2002 - Utilities 0 0 0 1 2
2002 - Wholesale Trade 4 6 12 16 16
2002 - Total 95 89 190 209 316
2003 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2003 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 6 3 10 9 14
2003 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 1 5 4 1 4
2003 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 2 0 0 2 5
2003 - Construction 11 14 34 36 53
2003 - Educational Services 2 0 2 6 5
2003 - Finance & Insurance 11 7 9 5 24
2003 - Health Care & Social Assistance 8 8 19 15 21
2003 - Information 0 3 1 2 7
2003 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 0 1 0 1
2003 - Manufacturing 2 9 19 29 18
2003 - Mining 1 0 2 0 1
2003 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 6 13 22 35 53
2003 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 13 8 14 11 32
2003 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 1 6 6 6 8
2003 - Retail Trade 18 12 32 44 49
2003 - Transportation & Warehousing 4 4 5 7 6
2003 - Unclassified 2 2 0 0 0
2003 - Utilities 0 0 2 0 1
2003 - Wholesale Trade 4 1 8 18 19
2003 - Total 92 95 190 226 321
2004 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2004 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 4 9 16 7 11
2004 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 2 1 3 1 6
2004 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 1 5 2 1 3
2004 - Construction 22 17 30 33 54
2004 - Educational Services 0 6 6 1 3
2004 - Finance & Insurance 4 3 14 9 22
2004 - Health Care & Social Assistance 12 5 23 19 15
2004 - Information 1 2 2 6 2
2004 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 0 1 0 1
2004 - Manufacturing 7 3 26 23 15
2004 - Mining 0 0 2 1 1
2004 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 9 6 29 22 53
2004 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 9 11 15 13 28
2004 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 1 2 4 6 9
2004 - Retail Trade 11 11 35 37 64
2004 - Transportation & Warehousing 7 1 9 7 6
2004 - Unclassified 2 1 0 1 0
2004 - Utilities 0 0 0 0 2
2004 - Wholesale Trade 1 4 15 9 14
2004 - Total 93 87 232 196 309
2005 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2005 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 5 5 3 12 16
2005 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 1 1 0 4 5
2005 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 3 3 0 1 3
2005 - Construction 19 12 42 31 56
2005 - Educational Services 1 0 6 3 1
2005 - Finance & Insurance 1 7 9 11 22
2005 - Health Care & Social Assistance 7 7 28 12 22
2005 - Information 0 0 4 1 6
2005 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 1 0 0 1
2005 - Manufacturing 3 6 30 18 16
2005 - Mining 0 0 2 1 1
2005 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 9 10 18 26 61
2005 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 9 15 12 10 29
2005 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 2 2 3 6 11
2005 - Retail Trade 10 12 39 37 58
2005 - Transportation & Warehousing 5 3 7 7 13
2005 - Unclassified 2 0 1 0 1
2005 - Utilities 0 0 0 0 2
2005 - Wholesale Trade 4 3 9 12 15
2005 - Total 81 87 213 192 339

Wholesale Trade Business Lawyers provide services for corporations, LLCs, partnerships, contracts, franchising and business litigation. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Chatham County Public Benefits Information

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Chatham County Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 89,020 90.33%
 Below Poverty Level 9,528 9.67%

Chatham County Government Finances By Year


Year  Property Taxes  Other Taxes  Intergov. Revenue  Utility Revenue  Employee Retirement Revenue  Other Revenue Total Revenue Salaries & Wages Total Debt Total Cash & Securities
1970 $1,046 $10 $2,957 $0 $0 $427 $4,430 $2,787 $1,099 $190
1971 $1,107 $9 $2,955 $0 $0 $424 $4,486 $2,787 $4,477 $3,671
1972 $1,737 $14 $4,142 $0 $0 $432 $6,311 $2,876 $4,350 $3,777
1973 $751 $16 $3,875 $0 $0 $480 $5,106 $2,876 $4,100 $1,047
1974 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1975 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1976 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1977 $2,656 $527 $8,575 $0 $0 $940 $12,171 $6,094 $3,300 $495
1978 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1979 $3,769 $686 $9,432 $0 $0 $1,207 $14,408 $7,371 $2,755 $3,550
1980 $3,679 $747 $14,286 $7 $0 $5,291 $23,263 $8,360 $5,483 $4,002
1981 $3,956 $758 $9,514 $0 $0 $1,326 $14,796 $9,273 $5,211 $4,169
1982 $4,662 $837 $10,034 $0 $0 $1,651 $16,347 $9,763 $6,258 $3,431
1983 $4,780 $879 $10,594 $0 $0 $2,009 $17,383 $9,906 $12,032 $3,647
1984 $4,920 $1,498 $10,721 $199 $0 $2,335 $18,175 $10,498 $11,459 $2,942
1985 $5,853 $1,951 $12,571 $243 $0 $3,666 $22,333 $12,038 $13,467 $3,526
1986 $6,461 $2,414 $13,037 $329 $0 $4,295 $24,122 $13,100 $11,518 $4,542
1987 $7,072 $3,234 $15,649 $373 $0 $3,125 $26,219 $14,379 $15,896 $5,405
1988 $8,237 $3,643 $17,014 $422 $0 $3,447 $29,120 $15,299 $14,444 $20,183
1989 $8,935 $4,183 $19,298 $514 $0 $4,765 $33,512 $18,455 $12,480 $18,954
1990 $9,719 $4,337 $23,741 $303 $0 $5,056 $38,819 $20,939 $11,761 $20,409
1991 $10,233 $4,263 $23,730 $324 $0 $5,306 $39,593 $23,132 $17,263 $24,080
1992 $10,718 $4,538 $23,703 $416 $0 $7,180 $42,017 $22,994 $24,003 $24,361
1993 $11,389 $4,978 $25,497 $493 $0 $7,147 $44,526 $24,283 $22,949 $19,335
1994 $12,944 $4,794 $25,901 $589 $0 $7,554 $46,988 $25,000 $21,883 $16,567
1995 $14,609 $5,068 $28,197 $373 $0 $9,491 $52,670 $26,250 $26,831 $21,088
1996 $16,534 $5,507 $29,216 $400 $0 $9,356 $55,506 $26,250 $25,447 $16,617
1997 $19,304 $6,286 $31,001 $430 $0 $10,080 $60,815 $26,500 $38,102 $25,161
1998 $22,107 $6,569 $35,477 $502 $0 $10,168 $68,254 $34,808 $36,213 $19,855
1999 $23,597 $7,450 $38,842 $596 $0 $9,418 $72,453 $38,295 $32,371 $18,332
2000 $26,165 $8,447 $45,482 $776 $0 $9,729 $82,152 $42,066 $33,363 $24,490
2001 $27,971 $9,301 $45,381 $740 $0 $10,260 $84,352 $44,205 $31,388 $25,764
2002 $31,992 $9,336 $43,300 $866 $0 $10,247 $86,405 $48,649 $31,962 $29,278
2003 $33,053 $9,281 $43,123 $901 $0 $10,411 $87,488 $51,582 $29,753 $31,775
2004 $34,358 $12,021 $46,976 $1,024 $0 $11,626 $93,984 $48,931 $25,783 $32,602
2005 $36,395 $13,176 $48,474 $1,335 $0 $12,722 $98,926 $56,455 $23,748 $39,989
2006 $42,147 $15,253 $51,226 $1,914 $0 $15,080 $110,367 $54,041 $21,697 $44,963


Year  Education  Financial Control  Public Buildings  Public Health  Transportation  Parks & Recreation Total Expenses
 Protective Services  Welfare  Interest On General Debt  Utilities  Employee Retirement  Other
1970 $3,409 $136 $14 $62 $0 $0 $4,376
$84 $498 $36 $0 $0 $137
1971 $3,409 $143 $13 $65 $0 $0 $4,392
$84 $499 $33 $0 $0 $146
1972 $3,409 $131 $15 $88 $0 $0 $5,453
$122 $1,271 $184 $0 $0 $233
1973 $3,350 $124 $15 $75 $0 $4 $4,776
$112 $568 $220 $0 $0 $308
1974 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1975 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1976 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1977 $9,316 $221 $87 $129 $0 $0 $12,828
$256 $2,280 $174 $0 $0 $365
1978 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1979 $9,895 $504 $112 $165 $0 $0 $13,219
$409 $1,395 $162 $0 $0 $577
1980 $15,208 $303 $90 $131 $0 $0 $18,446
$383 $785 $361 $29 $0 $1,156
1981 $12,414 $330 $125 $221 $0 $3 $16,132
$398 $940 $347 $0 $0 $1,354
1982 $12,934 $375 $125 $234 $0 $0 $18,565
$2,002 $1,198 $335 $0 $0 $1,362
1983 $13,316 $990 $117 $229 $0 $0 $20,074
$716 $1,409 $1,974 $0 $0 $1,323
1984 $14,013 $485 $135 $255 $0 $0 $21,177
$619 $1,113 $921 $1,159 $0 $2,477
1985 $15,573 $792 $142 $287 $0 $0 $22,831
$717 $1,188 $1,614 $310 $0 $2,208
1986 $17,899 $973 $187 $479 $0 $0 $24,972
$825 $1,239 $906 $533 $0 $1,931
1987 $18,775 $944 $292 $540 $0 $0 $27,845
$864 $1,369 $849 $1,008 $0 $3,204
1988 $20,136 $882 $858 $671 $0 $41 $31,035
$967 $1,477 $979 $1,132 $0 $3,892
1989 $22,202 $1,362 $1,187 $2,002 $0 $56 $35,983
$1,125 $1,687 $1,246 $870 $0 $4,246
1990 $26,450 $1,321 $600 $2,489 $0 $78 $40,611
$1,221 $2,153 $961 $367 $0 $4,971
1991 $27,956 $1,188 $1,006 $3,097 $0 $63 $44,609
$1,362 $2,525 $1,021 $300 $0 $6,091
1992 $33,844 $1,483 $522 $3,478 $0 $68 $52,721
$1,449 $2,970 $1,277 $1,912 $0 $5,718
1993 $32,846 $1,488 $513 $4,075 $0 $88 $52,943
$1,515 $3,356 $1,625 $739 $0 $6,698
1994 $31,873 $1,703 $694 $5,009 $0 $96 $54,799
$1,607 $3,991 $1,558 $1,076 $0 $7,192
1995 $35,066 $1,542 $1,215 $5,996 $0 $190 $66,033
$1,714 $4,033 $1,558 $5,109 $0 $9,610
1996 $36,753 $1,522 $1,199 $5,548 $0 $119 $65,031
$2,092 $4,929 $1,854 $2,108 $0 $8,907
1997 $50,122 $1,648 $1,161 $6,035 $0 $155 $78,458
$2,473 $5,555 $1,773 $651 $0 $8,885
1998 $42,004 $2,094 $1,407 $5,039 $0 $154 $73,042
$2,579 $5,928 $2,248 $1,923 $0 $9,666
1999 $43,304 $2,489 $867 $4,572 $0 $208 $73,963
$2,177 $6,145 $2,409 $1,423 $0 $10,369
2000 $50,376 $2,533 $772 $4,717 $0 $219 $84,988
$3,130 $6,642 $2,154 $1,690 $0 $12,755
2001 $49,852 $2,639 $2,000 $5,270 $0 $227 $88,908
$2,767 $7,877 $2,196 $3,438 $0 $12,642
2002 $51,513 $2,573 $672 $5,575 $0 $364 $88,977
$2,877 $7,441 $1,808 $1,709 $0 $14,445
2003 $54,157 $2,795 $743 $5,820 $0 $277 $93,332
$3,426 $8,315 $484 $992 $0 $16,323
2004 $55,872 $3,015 $875 $6,239 $0 $446 $99,607
$3,266 $8,354 $1,850 $2,269 $0 $17,421
2005 $59,061 $3,057 $844 $6,784 $0 $565 $105,335
$3,629 $9,003 $1,642 $1,974 $0 $18,776
2006 $61,469 $3,371 $996 $6,770 $0 $351 $117,637
$4,305 $10,172 $1,521 $10,452 $0 $18,230

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People With A Disability (2000): 52,000

Chatham County Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 6,160 12.49%
10-19 Years 5,917 11.99%
20-29 Years 5,939 12.04%
30-39 Years 7,659 15.53%
40-49 Years 7,861 15.94%
50-59 Years 6,193 12.55%
60-69 Years 4,117 8.35%
70-79 Years 3,473 7.04%
80-89 Years 1,761 3.57%
90+ Years 249 0.50%

Chatham County Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 24,268 49.20%
 Female 25,061 50.80%

Chatham County Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 35,322 71.60%
 African-American 8,355 16.94%
 Hispanic/Latino 4,743 9.62%
 Multiracial 402 0.81%
 Asian 286 0.58%
 Amerindian 158 0.32%
 Other Race 52 0.11%
 Pacific Islander 11 0.02%

Chatham County Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. United States Or American 13,552 20.69%
2. English 12,527 19.12%
3. German 10,030 15.31%
4. Irish 8,228 12.56%
5. Scotch Irish 3,589 5.48%
6. Scottish 3,196 4.88%
7. Italian 2,297 3.51%
8. French Non-Basque 1,734 2.65%
9. European 1,509 2.30%
10. Polish 1,307 2.00%

Chatham County Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 83,952 89.29%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 8,671 9.22%
3. German 304 0.32%
4. French 230 0.24%
5. Miao / Hmong 171 0.18%
6. African 96 0.10%
7. Arabic 75 0.08%
8. Gujarathi 64 0.07%
9. Korean 62 0.07%
10. Russian 58 0.06%

Chatham County Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 91,413 91.32%
 Naturalized immigrant 1,297 1.30%
 Not a citizen 7,388 7.38%

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