Chatom, Alabama

Population 1,268

Chatom is located in Washington County, AL. The population is 1,268, making Chatom the largest city in Washington County.

There are 3 public schools in Chatom with an average Homefacts rating of B-. The total crime rate for Chatom is moderate , and there are 11 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Chatom is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Chatom property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Chatom include Hobson, Tibbie and Millry.

Chatom Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 23.8%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 53.8%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 22.3%

Crime Rate

5.14% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 164
  • Violent Crimes: 737
  • Robbery: 82
  • Burglary: 655
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

76.98% Higher than national avg.
  • 11 offenders in Chatom
  • 86.75 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

14 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 1
  • Superfunds: 1
  • Tanks & Spills: 12


Moderate 3.9%
  • Alabama unemployment average: 2.5%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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3 Public Schools view public schools

There are 3 K-12 public schools in Chatom, AL and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Chatom's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.

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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Chatom, AL

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Property Report Overview

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Housing Inventory

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2 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Chatom, AL issued 2 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Chatom, AL issued 0 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $497
  • 1 Bedroom: $497
  • 2 Bedrooms: $624
  • 3 Bedrooms: $785
  • 4 Bedrooms: $882

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Environmental Hazards

14 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (1300/1399)
    Chatom, AL has 92.92% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Chatom, AL is a green zone.
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  • UV Index VERY HIGH 7.06 Average
    Chatom, AL is a very high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 48.67°
  • February 48.9°
  • March 56.6°
  • April 64.75°
  • May 71.4°
  • June 81.96°
  • July 82°
  • August 80.9°
  • September 74.63°
  • October 62.6°
  • November 54.57°
  • December 47.73°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Chatom, AL

Chatom, AL has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Chatom, AL has no risk of hurricanes.
Chatom, AL has a very low risk of hail storms.
Chatom, AL has a high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Chatom, AL: $38,889


Unemployment in Chatom is 3.9%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 2.5% and 3.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 57.73%
White Collar - 42.27%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Robert Bentley
  • Sen. Jeff Sessions
  • Sen. Richard C. Shelby

City Representatives

  • Bradley Byrne

Neighborhood Info

1 Airport view all

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10 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

2 Police Stations view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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