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Welcome to Chatham ...
The village of Chatham is located in the central region of Michigan's Upper Peninsula (UP).
Chatham is located in Alger County.
The location of Chatham has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Chatham has a population of 207 people<2> (see below for details).
The community of Chatham was established in 1896.
Chatham is 880 feet [268 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Chatham lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you leave Chatham and travel south, you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
The telephone area code for Chatham: (906)
The ZIP code for Chatham: 49816<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Chatham had a population of 220 people. This makes Chatham the county's 2nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 220 people, the population of Chatham decreased 4.76% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 231 people).
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Chatham had an population of 207 people. This is a decrease of 5.91% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.39% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Chatham.
Communities Also Named Chatham ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 26 communities that are also named Chatham - they are located in Alaska, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Illinois (2), Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland (3), Massachusetts, Minnesota (2), Mississippi, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio (2), Ontario, Pennsylvania, Quebec, Virginia and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Chatham.
Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Chatham:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Chatham ...
Looking for more information about Chatham? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Chatham, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Chatham.
Communities near Chatham ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the East (E) of Chatham
Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of Chatham
Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of Chatham
Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Chatham
Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Chatham
Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of Chatham
Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of Chatham
Located in Marquette County
Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of Chatham
Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of Chatham
Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of Chatham
Located in Marquette County
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Chatham.
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This page was last modified: 06 Jan 2020