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Chatham County, Georgia Facts

Facts
State Georgia
Land area 426.4 square miles
Population Density 621.7 persons per square mile.
Population
Population (2013) 278,434
Population change 5%
Under 5 years of age 7%
Under 18 22.3%
65 and over 13.3%
Females 51.7%
White 54.6
Hispanic or Latino of any race 5.9
Asian 2.7%
Two or more races 2.1%
Black or African American 40.2%
Native American 0.3%
Pacific Islander 0.1%
Had graduated from high school 89%
Had a bachelor’s degree or higher 31.3%
Veterans 24,730
Households and Housing
Households 102,484
Persons per household 2.6
Living in the same house for one year or more 84.8%
Median household income $45,794
The per capita income $25,093
Live below the poverty line. 19.1%
housing units 121,494
Multi-unit structures 28%
The median value of owner-occupied housing $174,500
Residents owning their homes. 57.5%
Business Facts
Total number of firms 23,990
Women-owned firms 33%
Asian-owned firms 4.4%
Hispanic-owned firms 1.1%
Black-owned firms 23.5%
Native American-owned firms 0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms 0%
Retail sales $4,004,232
Retail sales per capita $16,107
Manufacturers shipments $0
Merchant wholesaler sales $3,780,143