AL

National Population : 333,590,059
Alabama State Population : 5,207,608

About Chatom, AL

Chatom, AL is located in Washington County in the state of Alabama.

The total City Population for Chatom is about 1,182 with about 42 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 2,842.

The Average Home Value is $129,000.00, which is roughly 11% higher than the Average Home Value of $115,084.00 for the state of Alabama, and roughly 32% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $47,647.00, which is roughly 8% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $43,882.00 for the state of Alabama, and roughly 17% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Chatom is about 7.4%.

Alabama is ranked #49 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 10.63 out of 100.

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Voting

Washington County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 65.6% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 73.95%
Democratic: 25.44%
Other: 0.61%


Nearby Locations

Tibbie, AL (6.00 mi.)
Deer Park, AL (10.35 mi.)
Fruitdale, AL (10.65 mi.)
Sunflower, AL (11.42 mi.)
Wagarville, AL (11.46 mi.)
St Stephens, AL (12.19 mi.)
Saint Stephens, AL (12.19 mi.)
Millry, AL (13.11 mi.)
Bigbee, AL (13.11 mi.)
Frankville, AL (14.52 mi.)
Vinegar Bend, AL (17.18 mi.)
Mc Intosh, AL (18.97 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 36518
Latitude : 31.511900
Longitude : -88.264942
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 159 ft.
Area Code(s) : 251

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.50
Male Population Estimate : 49.30%
Female Population Estimate : 50.70%
Median Age : 40.6
Male Median Age : 38.6
Female Median Age : 42.6

White Population Estimate : 83.25%
Black Population Estimate : 16.47%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.67%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.04%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.04%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.46%
Other Population Estimate : 0.21%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Chatom specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Washington County: About 10 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Washington County: About 243 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Washington County is about 62% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 16% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.