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   (County: Washington County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Chatom Town, Alabama give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Chatom Town, Alabama)

Male:

Under 5 years : 47

5 to 9 years : 65

10 to 14 years : 83

15 to 17 years : 24

18 and 19 years : 21

20 years : 13

21 years : 37

22 to 24 years : 16

25 to 29 years : 38

30 to 34 years : 7

35 to 39 years : 89

40 to 44 years : 50

45 to 49 years : 30

50 to 54 years : 18

55 to 59 years : 11

60 and 61 years : 17

62 to 64 years : 33

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 32

70 to 74 years : 19

75 to 79 years : 12

80 to 84 years : 19

85 years and over : 68

Female:

Under 5 years : 51

5 to 9 years : 22

10 to 14 years : 65

15 to 17 years : 0

18 and 19 years : 20

20 years : 8

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 20

25 to 29 years : 35

30 to 34 years : 82

35 to 39 years : 31

40 to 44 years : 55

45 to 49 years : 20

50 to 54 years : 41

55 to 59 years : 16

60 and 61 years : 17

62 to 64 years : 26

65 and 66 years : 24

67 to 69 years : 30

70 to 74 years : 24

75 to 79 years : 41

80 to 84 years : 37

85 years and over : 190


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Chatom Town, Alabama)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,132

Multiple ancestry : 275

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 40

Ancestry not reported : 157


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Chatom Town, Alabama)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,584

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 20

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Chatom Town, Alabama)

Total:

Under 5 years : 98

5 to 17 years : 259

18 to 24 years : 135

25 to 34 years : 162

35 to 44 years : 225

45 to 54 years : 109

55 to 59 years : 27

60 and 61 years : 34

62 to 64 years : 59

65 to 74 years : 129

75 years and over : 367

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 90

5 to 17 years : 231

18 to 24 years : 80

25 to 34 years : 93

35 to 44 years : 147

45 to 54 years : 70

55 to 59 years : 27

60 and 61 years : 34

62 to 64 years : 42

65 to 74 years : 120

75 years and over : 323

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 8

5 to 17 years : 28

18 to 24 years : 55

25 to 34 years : 69

35 to 44 years : 62

45 to 54 years : 39

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 17

65 to 74 years : 9

75 years and over : 40

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 16

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 4


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Chatom Town, Alabama)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 558

Female : 699

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 191

Female : 136

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 20


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Chatom Town, Alabama)

Born in state of residence : 868

Born in other state in the United States : 250

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 4


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Chatom Town, Alabama)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 203

Now married, except separated : 414

Divorced : 78

Separated : 8

Widowed : 257

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 85

Now married, except separated : 145

Divorced : 6

Separated : 15

Widowed : 40

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 16

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 4


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Chatom Town, Alabama)

Speak only English : 1,506


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Chatom Town, Alabama

  • Other Groups: 327   (36.3%)
  • United States Or American: 262   (29.0%)
  • English: 87   (9.6%)
  • Irish: 65   (7.2%)
  • German: 53   (5.9%)
  • Scotch-irish: 32   (3.5%)
  • French (except Basque): 21   (2.3%)
  • European: 15   (1.7%)
  • Norwegian: 9   (1.0%)
  • Scottish: 7   (0.8%)
  • Dutch: 6   (0.7%)
  • Subsaharan African: 6   (0.7%)
  • Canadian: 6   (0.7%)
  • Italian: 5   (0.6%)
  • Romanian: 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Chatom Town, Alabama is 1,604



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Chatom Town, Alabama: 749
Female Population in Chatom Town, Alabama: 855


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Chatom Town, Alabama: 35.5
Median Female Resident Age in Chatom Town, Alabama: 51.6


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Alabama is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Chatom Town, Alabama


White


Both sexes

41.4

Male

38.1

Female

46.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

30.7

Male

28.0

Female

32.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Asian


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

24.0

Male

35.5

Female

12.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

23.5

Male

37.0

Female

23.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

32.5

Male

35.5

Female

12.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.4

Male

38.1

Female

46.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Chatom Town, Alabama


  • White: 1,122
  • African American: 435
  • American Indian: 31
  • Asian: 16
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Chatom Town, Alabama citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Chatom Town, Alabama

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (0.6%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 9   (2.69%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 22   (6.59%)
  • 9th Grade: 16   (4.79%)
  • 10th Grade: 7   (2.1%)
  • 11th Grade: 15   (4.49%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 10   (2.99%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 102   (30.54%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 26   (7.78%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 40   (11.98%)
  • Associate Degree: 17   (5.09%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 44   (13.17%)
  • Master's Degree: 11   (3.29%)
  • Professional School Degree: 7   (2.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (1.8%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 6   (1.38%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (0.46%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 27   (6.19%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 12   (2.75%)
  • 9th Grade: 29   (6.65%)
  • 10th Grade: 30   (6.88%)
  • 11th Grade: 21   (4.82%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 18   (4.13%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 118   (27.06%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 23   (5.28%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 58   (13.3%)
  • Associate Degree: 17   (3.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 44   (10.09%)
  • Master's Degree: 23   (5.28%)
  • Professional School Degree: 8   (1.83%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Chatom Town, Alabama

  • Washington County


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: P O Box 1359, Chatom, AL 36518, Phone: (251) 847-2401, Students: 3,595 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Chatom Town, Alabama

  • Washington County High School


    ( Grades: 5-12, Location: P O Box 1329, Chatom, AL 36518, Phone: (251) 847-2851, Students: 636 )

  • Chatom Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-4, Location: P O Box 1209, Chatom, AL 36518, Phone: (251) 847-2946, Students: 385 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Chatom Town, Alabama

  • Washington County Area Vocational Center


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: P O Box 1298, Chatom, AL 36518, Phone: (251) 847-2040, )

Public Libraries (Central) In Chatom Town, Alabama

  • Washington County Public Library


    14102 St. Stephens Ave., Chatom, AL 36518

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Chatom Town, Alabama


  • Washington County Historical Society


    Po Box 1166, Chatom, AL 36518

  • Washington County Museum Association


    Po Box 233, Chatom, AL 36518

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Chatom Town, Alabama affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Chatom Town, Alabama.

Area Features of Chatom Town, Alabama


Airport


(1) Roy Wilcox Airport  

Building


(1) Chatom Police Department   (2) Chatom Volunteer Fire Department   (3) Laton Hill Volunteer Fire Department   (4) Washington County Courthouse   (5) Washington County Nursing Home   (6) Washington County Public Library   (7) Washington County Sheriff S Office   (8) Yarbo Volunteer Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Laton Hill Cemetery   (2) New Haven Cemetery   (3) Red Bank Cemetery   (4) Reynolds Cemetery   (5) Rutan Cemetery   (6) Spring Bank Cemetery   (7) Spring Hill Cemetery   (8) Yarbo Cemetery  

Church


(1) Center Ridge Baptist Church   (2) Church Of God   (3) King Chapel Church   (4) Laton Hill Baptist Church   (5) New Haven Baptist Church   (6) Red Bank Baptist Church Historical   (7) Reynolds Church   (8) Rutan Baptist Church   (9) Seven Oak Baptist Church   (10) Spring Bank Baptist Church   (11) Spring Hill Baptist Church   (12) Yarbo Assembly Of God Church  

Civil


(1) Chatom Division   (2) Town Of Chatom  

Dam


(1) George Keen Dam   (2) Lee Anderson Dam  

Hospital


(1) Washington County Hospital And Nursing Home  

Lake


(1) Highland Pond  

Locale


(1) Camp Chatom   (2) Deerfield Country Club   (3) Knight Historical  

Oilfield


(1) Chatom Gas Field  

Populated Place


(1) Carpenter   (2) Chatom   (3) Ellisville   (4) Fitee   (5) Jordan   (6) Laton Hill   (7) Yarbo  

Post Office


(1) Chatom Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) George Keen Pond   (2) Marie Lake  

School


(1) Chatom Elementary School   (2) Chatom Middle School   (3) Loper School Historical   (4) Rutan School Historical   (5) Springhill School Historical   (6) Washington County Area Vocational Center   (7) Washington County High School  

Stream


(1) Beaver Dam Creek   (2) Cypress Pond Branch   (3) Flat Branch   (4) Givens Branch   (5) Johnson Creek   (6) Little Bassetts Creek   (7) Red Bank Creek   (8) Sawmill Branch   (9) Simmons Creek   (10) Waterhole Branch  

Tower


(1) Jordan Lookout Tower  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Chatom Town, Alabama

36518 (pop. 2,946)


Cities Nearby Chatom Town, Alabama

Chatom Ccd, AL  (pop. 4,784) 2.5 Miles
Millry Town, AL  (pop. 730) 12.4 Miles
Fruitdale Ccd, AL  (pop. 2,419) 12.6 Miles
Millry Ccd, AL  (pop. 3,036) 13.0 Miles
Wagarville Ccd, AL  (pop. 3,031) 13.2 Miles
Mcintosh Town, AL  (pop. 323) 18.6 Miles
Mcintosh Ccd, AL  (pop. 3,942) 18.9 Miles
Jackson Northwest Ccd, AL  (pop. 7,456) 20.9 Miles
Jackson City, AL  (pop. 5,114) 21.4 Miles
Silas Ccd, AL  (pop. 2,503) 21.5 Miles



Area Code(s) in Chatom Town, Alabama

251



Elevation in Chatom Town, Alabama is 197.0 ft. (60.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Chatom Town, Alabama

Lat: 31.461656 N        Long: -88.248051 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Chatom Town, Alabama need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Alabama

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.59 6.72 4.34 5.61 0.00 5.57
  Total Electric Industry 6.59 6.72 4.34 5.61 0.00 5.57
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.69 6.81 4.37 5.77 0.00 5.64
  Total Electric Industry 6.69 6.81 4.37 5.77 0.00 5.64
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.69 6.85 4.29 5.84 0.00 5.57
  Total Electric Industry 6.69 6.85 4.29 5.84 0.00 5.57
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.82 6.93 4.34 5.89 0.00 5.67
  Total Electric Industry 6.82 6.93 4.34 5.89 0.00 5.67
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.69 6.76 4.12 6.28 0.00 5.48
  Total Electric Industry 6.69 6.76 4.12 6.28 0.00 5.48
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.71 6.73 4.05 7.35 0.00 5.47
  Total Electric Industry 6.71 6.73 4.05 7.35 0.00 5.47
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.63 6.49 3.90 6.82 0.00 5.35
  Total Electric Industry 6.63 6.49 3.90 6.82 0.00 5.35
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.74 6.34 3.71 6.47 0.00 5.33
  Total Electric Industry 6.74 6.34 3.71 6.47 0.00 5.33
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.94 6.54 3.89 7.26 0.00 5.56
  Total Electric Industry 6.94 6.54 3.89 7.26 0.00 5.56
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.03 6.54 3.82 7.02 0.00 5.54
  Total Electric Industry 7.03 6.54 3.82 7.02 0.00 5.54
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.05 6.58 3.87 7.12 0.00 5.61
  Total Electric Industry 7.05 6.58 3.87 7.12 0.00 5.61
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.01 6.53 3.79 7.11 0.00 5.60
  Total Electric Industry 7.01 6.53 3.79 7.11 0.00 5.60
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 7.12 6.63 3.82 7.46 0.00 5.71
  Total Electric Industry 7.12 6.63 3.82 7.46 0.00 5.71
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 7.39 6.85 3.98 0.00 0.00 5.88
  Total Electric Industry 7.39 6.85 3.98 0.00 0.00 5.88
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 7.62 7.12 4.15 0.00 0.00 6.08
  Total Electric Industry 7.62 7.12 4.15 0.00 0.00 6.08
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 8.00 7.50 4.52 0.00 0.00 6.46
  Total Electric Industry 8.00 7.50 4.52 0.00 0.00 6.46
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 8.75 8.18 4.90 0.00 0.00 7.07
  Total Electric Industry 8.75 8.18 4.90 0.00 0.00 7.07

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Chatom Town, Alabama

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 31   (7.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 23   (5.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 28   (6.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 41   (9.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 63   (15.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 48   (11.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 77   (18.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 45   (10.7%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 7   (1.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 15   (3.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 6   (1.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 19   (4.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 16   (3.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Chatom Town, Alabama)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 312

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 6

In 3-person carpool : 9

In 4-person carpool : 25

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 5

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 2

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 10

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 4


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Chatom Town, Alabama)

Less than 5 minutes : 54

5 to 9 minutes : 64

10 to 14 minutes : 22

15 to 19 minutes : 50

20 to 24 minutes : 43

25 to 29 minutes : 0

30 to 34 minutes : 44

35 to 39 minutes : 27

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 26

60 to 89 minutes : 22

90 or more minutes : 17


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Chatom Town, Alabama)

With Social Security income : 149

No Social Security income : 316


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Chatom Town, Alabama)

With retirement income : 53

No retirement income : 412


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Chatom Town, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 84

$10,000 to $14,999 : 18

$15,000 to $19,999 : 45

$20,000 to $24,999 : 25

$25,000 to $29,999 : 26

$30,000 to $34,999 : 5

$35,000 to $39,999 : 33

$40,000 to $44,999 : 7

$45,000 to $49,999 : 2

$50,000 to $59,999 : 25

$60,000 to $74,999 : 38

$75,000 to $99,999 : 31

$100,000 to $124,999 : 16

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 12

$200,000 or more : 20


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Chatom Town, Alabama)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $29,135


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Chatom Town, Alabama

  • WRJX (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Leroy, AL; Owner: Capital Assets, Inc)
  • WABO (990 AM; 1.0 kW; Waynesboro, MS; Owner: Martin Broadcasting Company)

FM Radio Stations Near Chatom Town, Alabama

  • WABO-FM (105.5 FM; Waynesboro, MS; Owner: Martin Broadcasting Company)
  • WBMH (106.1 FM; Coffeeville, AL; Owner: Capital Assets, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Mc Intosh, AL; Owner: Archangel Communications)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Mc Intosh, AL; Owner: Edgewater Broadcasting, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Chatom Town, Alabama

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 51  (21.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 23  (9.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 37  (15.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 7  (2.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 60  (24.8%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 51  (26.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 56  (29.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 65  (33.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 1  (0.5%)


(updated 2010)





There are 86 Farms In Chatom Town, Alabama


(updated 2008)



Banks In Chatom Town, Alabama

First Community Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $320.1k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 159

Capstone Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $420.2k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 8

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Chatom Town, Alabama

  • Monroe County


    (about 52.9 miles in Excel, Alabama; Airport Code: MVC)

  • Mobile Regional


    (about 53.4 miles in Mobile, Alabama; Airport Code: MOB)

  • Hesler-Noble Field


    (about 56.1 miles in Laurel, Mississippi; Airport Code: LUL)

  • Mobile Downtown


    (about 58.7 miles in Brookley Field, Alabama; Airport Code: BFM)

  • Mobile Aerospace


    (about 58.7 miles in Brookley Field, Alabama; Airport Code: BFM)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Chatom Town, Alabama

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

78.25%

Carpooled

15.84%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.24%

Walked

3.07%

Other Means

1.65%

Worked At Home

0.95%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Chatom Town, Alabama, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Chatom Town, Alabama)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 278

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 16

Female householder, no husband present : 93

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 78

Householder not living alone : 0


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Chatom Town, Alabama)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 5

Female householder and male partner : 19

All other households : 441


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Chatom Town, Alabama)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 243

Renter-occupied housing units : 35

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 10

Renter-occupied housing units : 6

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 26

Renter-occupied housing units : 67

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 41

Renter-occupied housing units : 37


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Chatom Town, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 94

$10,000 to $14,999 : 43

$15,000 to $19,999 : 27

$20,000 to $24,999 : 29

$25,000 to $29,999 : 35

$30,000 to $34,999 : 38

$35,000 to $39,999 : 33

$40,000 to $44,999 : 12

$45,000 to $49,999 : 2

$50,000 to $59,999 : 29

$60,000 to $74,999 : 38

$75,000 to $99,999 : 31

$100,000 to $124,999 : 16

$125,000 to $149,999 : 6

$150,000 to $199,999 : 12

$200,000 or more : 20


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Chatom Town, Alabama)

Total : 563


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Chatom Town, Alabama)

Occupied : 465

Vacant : 98


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Chatom Town, Alabama)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Chatom Town, Alabama)

Built 2005 or later : 10

Built 2000 to 2004 : 57

Built 1990 to 1999 : 85

Built 1980 to 1989 : 35

Built 1970 to 1979 : 147

Built 1960 to 1969 : 124

Built 1950 to 1959 : 60

Built 1940 to 1949 : 25

Built 1939 or earlier : 20


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Chatom Town, Alabama)

Utility gas : 105

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 32

Electricity : 320

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 8

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Chatom Town, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 33

$10,000 to $14,999 : 7

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 4

$25,000 to $29,999 : 2

$30,000 to $34,999 : 42

$35,000 to $39,999 : 11

$40,000 to $49,999 : 32

$50,000 to $59,999 : 8

$60,000 to $69,999 : 7

$70,000 to $79,999 : 27

$80,000 to $89,999 : 28

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 34

$125,000 to $149,999 : 20

$150,000 to $174,999 : 3

$175,000 to $199,999 : 6

$200,000 to $249,999 : 32

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 24

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Chatom Town, Alabama)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 15

Home equity loan only : 0

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 91

Housing units without a mortgage : 214


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Chatom Town, Alabama)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $34,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $56,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $7,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $33,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : $83,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $112,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $68,600

Built 1939 or earlier :


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Chatom Town, Alabama: 71.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Alabama: 67.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Chatom Town, Alabama

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 45.58%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 50.34%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 4.08%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Chatom Town, Alabama

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 2 2 $239,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $239,000
2000        
  Single Family 5 5 $485,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $485,000
2001        
  Single Family 4 4 $469,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $469,000
2002        
  Single Family 3 3 $311,542
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $311,542
2003        
  Single Family 3 3 $215,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $215,000
2004        
  Single Family 3 3 $364,550
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $364,550
2005        
  Single Family 3 3 $415,750
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $415,750
2006        
  Single Family 6 6 $1,293,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $1,293,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Chatom Town, AL): $31,319
Median Household Income In 2000 (Alabama): $34,135


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Chatom Town): $59,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Alabama): $76,700


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Chatom Town): $269
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Alabama): $447


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Chatom Town, Alabama

Utility Gas: 41.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 14.1%
Electricity: 42.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 2.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.4%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Chatom Town, Alabama are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Chatom Town, Alabama

Washington County Home Care


     Address: 2024 Granade Avenue, Chatom, Alabama 36518
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 1/10/1969

Jackson Medical Center Home Health


     Address: 112 Forest Avenue, Jackson, Alabama 36545
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/29/1993

Primary Home Care


     Address: 12731 Highway 17, Suite 5, Gilbertown, Alabama 36908
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 6/10/1992

Wayne General Hosp Hha


     Address: P. O. Box 1249, Waynesboro, Mississippi 39367
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/25/1973

Southeast Hha Region 8c


     Address: 503 Mcinnis Avenue, Leakesville, Mississippi 39451
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 5/16/1968

Hospitals Close To Chatom Town, Alabama

Washington County Hospital


     Address: 649 St Stephens Avenue Highway 56, Chatom, Alabama 36518
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Jackson Medical Center


     Address: 220 Hospital Drive, Jackson, Alabama 36545
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Wayne General Hospital


     Address: 950 Matthew Dr, Waynesboro, Mississippi 39367
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Grove Hill Memorial Hospital


     Address: 295 Jackson Hwy S, Grove Hill, Alabama 36451
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Southwest Alabama Medical Center


     Address: 33700 Highway 43, Thomasville, Alabama 36784
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Chatom Town, Alabama

Washington County Nursing Home


     Address: St Stephens Avenue, Chatom, Alabama 36518
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 86
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Jackson Health Care Facility


     Address: 2616 North College Avenue, Jackson, Alabama 36545
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 89
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Pineview Health Care Center


     Address: 1304 Walnut St, Waynesboro, Mississippi 39367
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 87
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Citronelle Convalescent Center


     Address: 108 North Fourth Street, Citronelle, Alabama 36522
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 65
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Brookwood Manor Nursing Center


     Address: 1300 Melody Lane/po Box 640, Leakesville, Mississippi 39451
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 45
     Percent Occupied: 75%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Chatom Town, Alabama

Name: Grand Gulf
Address: PO Box 756; Port Gibson, MS 39150
Distance: 167 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Chatom Town, Alabama

    Retired Workers: 380
    Disabled Workers: 115
    Widowers Workers: 70
    Spouses Workers: 40
    Children Workers: 90


(updated 2007)



Washington County, Alabama Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 38.14%
  • Bush & Cheney 61.36%
  • Other 0.51%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Chatom Town, Alabama citizens.

Relocation to Washington County, AL

4.90 % of Washington County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $29,643

Alabama Average 6.81 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Washington County, AL (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Mobile County , AL 1.64 % ($29,944 AGI )
  • Clarke County , AL 0.46 % ($35,120 AGI )
  • Baldwin County , AL 0.22 % ($20,167 AGI )

Relocation away from Washington County, AL

5.78 % of Washington County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $28,224

Alabama Average 6.16 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Washington County, AL (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Mobile County , AL 2.06 % ($25,195 AGI )
  • Clarke County , AL 0.78 % ($26,860 AGI )
  • Baldwin County , AL 0.35 % ($40,579 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Alabama

Low Bracket: $500 (2.00%)
High Bracket: $3,000 (5.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Alabama

4.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Chatom Town, Alabama is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Chatom Town, Alabama

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
03/26/2005, 05:25 pm 0 0 $3K --
04/24/2003, 03:15 pm 0 0 $1K --
03/12/2001, 09:20 am 0 0 $5K --
04/01/2000, 05:00 pm 0 0 $20K --
         
Lightning        
06/26/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $60K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
08/23/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $15K --
11/15/2006, 05:05 am 0 0 $10K --
10/27/2006, 08:15 am 0 0 $10K --
08/21/2006, 06:10 pm 0 0 $10K --
03/20/2006, 03:50 pm 0 0 $10K --
04/30/2005, 03:50 am 0 0 $10K --
03/26/2005, 05:30 pm 0 0 $10K --
07/16/2004, 01:00 pm 0 0 $8K --
07/17/2003, 05:55 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/11/2003, 02:45 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/15/2003, 06:35 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/17/2003, 06:05 pm 0 0 $30K --
04/06/2003, 10:08 pm 0 0 $5K --
04/06/2003, 09:38 pm 0 0 $5K --
11/10/2002, 04:15 pm 0 0 $5K --
11/10/2002, 04:00 pm 0 0 $20K --
05/17/2002, 11:50 am 0 0 $5K --
08/20/2001, 05:00 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/14/2001, 01:30 pm 0 0 $10K --
06/14/2001, 12:55 pm 0 0 $15K --
03/12/2001, 10:45 am 0 0 $15K --
03/02/2001, 03:27 pm 0 0 $1K --
03/02/2001, 03:15 pm 0 0 $3K --
03/02/2001, 03:00 pm 0 0 $10K --
08/27/2000, 04:00 pm 0 0 $3K --
07/20/2000, 02:35 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/20/2000, 02:00 pm 0 0 $10K --
03/10/2000, 07:00 pm 0 0 $2K --
01/09/2000, 10:55 pm 0 0 $4K --
09/08/1999, 03:18 pm 0 0 $1K --
04/15/1999, 12:00 am 0 0 $25K --
02/27/1999, 07:20 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/28/1997, 12:40 am 0 0 $2K --
01/24/1997, 06:00 am 0 0 $2K --
01/15/1997, 07:00 pm 0 0 $2K --
10/26/1996, 05:20 am 0 0 $2K --
10/26/1996, 04:55 am 0 0 $2K --
03/06/1996, 07:40 pm 0 0 $5K --
01/01/1911, 12:00 am 0 0 $50K --
         



Hurricanes And Storms In Chatom Town, Alabama

  • Tropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 35 Knots



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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Chatom Town, Alabama directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Chatom Town, Alabama

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a
Rape 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 n/a
    per 100,000 83 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 86 0 0 0 n/a
Robbery 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 n/a
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 84 84 0 0 0 87 0 0 n/a
Assault 3 2 3 1 4 0 5 4 5 4 9 3 n/a
    per 100,000 250 166 253 84 337 0 427 346 431 347 696 235 n/a
Burglary 7 8 3 3 6 4 1 2 4 2 7 9 n/a
    per 100,000 584 664 253 253 505 336 85 173 345 173 541 705 n/a
Larceny Theft 23 18 17 18 16 18 17 17 19 15 17 21 n/a
    per 100,000 1,920 1,495 1,435 1,519 1,347 1,514 1,451 1,471 1,637 1,301 1,314 1,644 n/a
Vehicle Theft 0 1 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 n/a
    per 100,000 0 83 338 0 168 0 0 0 0 173 0 313 n/a
Arson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
1 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 2 1 2 0 n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
8 7 6 5 6 6 5 5 6 5 6 9 n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
4 4 3 3 4 3 3 3 4 3 4 5 n/a


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Alabama

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
5,616 5,193 8,943 9,745 10,675 13,329 13,293 12,000 12,912 13,074


(updated 2014)



Jails in Chatom Town, Alabama


  • Washington County Jail


    Courthouse, Court Street, Chatom, AL 36518
    Capacity: 65
    Confined: 74
    Avg. Population: 61
    Year Built: 1965


(updated 2006)



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