Chatham, Massachusetts

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Population in 2010: 1,421. Population change since 2000: -14.8%
Males: 725  (51.1%)
Females: 696  (48.9%)
Median resident age:  57.0 years
Massachusetts median age:  39.4 years

Zip codes: 02633.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $71,954 (it was $47,037 in 2000)
Chatham:

$71,954
MA:

$66,768

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $55,069 (it was $28,542 in 2000)

Chatham CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $732,256 (it was $340,100 in 2000)
Chatham:

$732,256
MA:

$327,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $448,140; Detached houses: $462,886; Townhouses or other attached units: $433,585; In 2-unit structures: $297,670; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $265,158; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $210,796; Mobile homes: $57,714

Median gross rent in 2013: $806.

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  • Races in Chatham, MA (2010)

    Chatham races chart
    • 1,31592.5%White alone
    • 402.8%Black alone
    • 312.2%Hispanic
    • 181.3%Two or more races
    • 90.6%Asian alone
    • 80.6%Other race alone

Races in Chatham detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Chatham: 127.8 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (14.5%), English (14.0%), Italian (10.7%), Scottish (10.1%), United States (9.8%), German (9.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1712

Elevation: 46 feet

Land area: 2.65 square miles.

Population density: 535 people per square mile   (low).

Chatham,MA real estate house value index trend

Chatham, Massachusetts map

For population 25 years and over in Chatham:

  • High school or higher: 93.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 44.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 15.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Chatham CDP:

  • Never married: 22.1%
  • Now married: 48.7%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 8.4%
  • Divorced: 17.7%

121 residents are foreign born (5.3% Latin America, 2.5% Europe, 2.1% Asia).

This place:

8.9%
Massachusetts:

15.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,154 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,931 (0.6%)

Chatham satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: New Bedford, MA (50.3 miles , pop. 93,768).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (73.0 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (211.3 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: West Chatham, MA (1.2 miles ), East Harwich, MA (2.0 miles ), Harwich Port, MA (2.4 miles ), Harwich Center, MA (2.4 miles ), Harwich, MA (2.4 miles ), Northwest Harwich, MA (2.7 miles ), Orleans, MA (2.8 miles ), Brewster, MA (2.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 80 buildings, average cost: $179,000
  • 1998: 70 buildings, average cost: $220,700
  • 1999: 78 buildings, average cost: $273,100
  • 2000: 101 buildings, average cost: $272,300
  • 2001: 64 buildings, average cost: $300,800
  • 2002: 84 buildings, average cost: $370,900
  • 2003: 91 buildings, average cost: $370,900
  • 2004: 109 buildings, average cost: $369,800
  • 2005: 65 buildings, average cost: $537,000
  • 2006: 58 buildings, average cost: $600,000
  • 2007: 54 buildings, average cost: $722,400
  • 2008: 32 buildings, average cost: $666,500
  • 2009: 24 buildings, average cost: $636,100
  • 2010: 30 buildings, average cost: $654,000
  • 2011: 33 buildings, average cost: $484,500
  • 2012: 38 buildings, average cost: $754,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.68 N, Longitude: 69.96 W

Area codes: 508, 774

Chatham household income distribution Chatham home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 22 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.91
Massachusetts average:

2.49
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.0%
Massachusetts:

5.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Other services, except public administration (16%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (19%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Legal occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (19%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (11%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Chatham: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Chatham, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Chatham-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Massachusetts state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 151.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 272.2 miles away from Chatham center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 179.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 271.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/3/2006 at 00:07:38, a magnitude 4.3 (3.8 MB, 3.8 MW, 4.3 LG, Depth: 4.0 mi) earthquake occurred 206.0 miles away from Chatham center
On 7/22/2003 at 11:41:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.8 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 75.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Barnstable County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Storms: 4, Snows: 3, Blizzards: 2, Floods: 2, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Chatham topographic map

Birthplace of: Archelaus Smith - Tanner, Todd Eldredge - Figure skater.

Hospitals and medical centers in Chatham:

  • CHATHAM-ORLEANS VNA, INC (1250 MAIN STREET, ROUTE 28)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Chatham:

  • BROAD REACH HOSPICE (Hospital, about 2 miles away; NORTH CHATHAM, MA)
  • LIBERTY COMMONS (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; NORTH CHATHAM, MA)
  • PLEASANT BAY NURSING AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; BREWSTER, MA)
  • EPOCH SENIOR HEALTHCARE OF HARWICH (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; HARWICH, MA)
  • BREWSTER MANOR NURSING RET HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; BREWSTER, MA)
  • EPOCH SENIOR HEALTHCARE OF BREWSTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; BREWSTER, MA)
  • HOSPICE OF VNA OF CEN AND OUTER CAPE COD (Hospital, about 10 miles away; SOUTH DENNIS, MA)

Airports and heliports located in Chatham:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chatham:

  • Cape Cod Community College (about 20 miles; West Barnstable, MA; Full-time enrollment: 2,491)
  • University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth (about 55 miles; North Dartmouth, MA; FT enrollment: 7,545)
  • Bridgewater State University (about 56 miles; Bridgewater, MA; FT enrollment: 9,802)
  • Massasoit Community College (about 60 miles; Brockton, MA; FT enrollment: 5,442)
  • Bristol Community College (about 60 miles; Fall River, MA; FT enrollment: 5,707)
  • Stonehill College (about 64 miles; Easton, MA; FT enrollment: 2,563)
  • Quincy College (about 67 miles; Quincy, MA; FT enrollment: 3,184)

Public high school in Chatham:

Public elementary/middle schools in Chatham:

Private elementary/middle school in Chatham:

  • THE MAY CENTER FOR CHILD DEVELOPMENT (Students: 42; Location: 100 SEA VIEW ST; Grades: UG - UG)
See full list of schools located in Chatham

Library in Chatham:

  • ELDREDGE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $647,186; Location: 564 MAIN ST.; 47,590 books; 2 e-books; 4,807 audio materials; 4,462 video materials; 6 local licensed databases; 34 state licensed databases; 126 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Chatham: Chatham Lighthouse (A), Old Grist Mill (B), Chatham Fire and Rescue Department Station 1 (C), R C A Chatham Station (D), Chatham Railroad Museum (E), Atwood House Museum (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Union Cemetery (1), Peoples Cemetery (2), Seaside Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and swamps: Oyster Pond (A), Mill Pond (B), Little Mill Pond (C), Black Pond (D), Mitchell River Marshes (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Rivers: Mitchell River (A), Oyster Pond River (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beach: Oyster Pond Beach (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Chatham Historical Society (Museums; 347 Stage Harbor Road), Cape Arial Tours (Tours & Charters; 240 George Ryder Road).

Hotels: Chatham Wayside Inn (512 Main Street), Chatham Highlander (946 Main Street), Bradford Inn (26 Crossing Street), Captain's House Inn (371 Old Harbor Road), Hawthorne Motel (Shore Road), Moorings Bed & Breakfast (326 Main Street), Chatham Town House Inn (11 Library Ln), Chatham Motel (1487 Main Street), Pleasant Bay Village Motel (Orleans Road).

Barnstable County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 99.1. This is worse than average.

City:

99.1
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2001 was 2.30. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.30
U.S.:

6.58

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 36.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

36.8
U.S.:

32.0

Drinking water stations with addresses in Chatham and their reported violations in the past:

CHATHAM WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 30,000, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-31-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-30-2009), St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-09-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUN-09-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-25-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-25-2008), St Compliance achieved (NOV-25-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-06-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAR-06-2007)
  • 2 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In MAY-2012, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-31-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2012)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.1%
(7.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.5% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This place:  1.8 people
Massachusetts:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  50.8%
Whole state:  63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.6%
Whole state:  7.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Chatham in 2000:

  • 45 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 30 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded
  • 13 people in other group homes
  • 7 people in military barracks, etc.
  • 7 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Chatham, Massachusetts environmental map by EPA

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Chatham compared to Massachusetts state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with branches in Chatham (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: Chatham Branch at 168 Old Harbour Road, branch established on 1984/07/02. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Rockland Trust Company: Chatham Branch at 655 Main Street, branch established on 1919/08/16. Info updated 2009/05/20: Bank assets: $4,974.4 mil, Deposits: $3,903.9 mil, headquarters in Rockland, MA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 67 total offices, Holding Company: Independent Bank Corp.
  • The Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank: Chatham Branch at 548 Main Street, branch established on 1958/06/30. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $2,106.5 mil, Deposits: $1,831.3 mil, headquarters in Harwich Port, MA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 17 total offices
  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: Chatham Branch at 895 Main Street, branch established on 1963/06/24. Info updated 2012/01/31: Bank assets: $78,146.9 mil, Deposits: $48,042.9 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 718 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Santander, S.A.
  • TD Bank, National Association: Chatham Branch at 693 Main Street (Route 28), branch established on 1986/04/17. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Chatham, Massachusetts:

  • Chatham Town House Inn, 11 Library Ln, Chatham, MA 02633 , Phone: (508) 945-2180, Fax: (508) 945-3990
  • Cyrus Kent House Inn, 63 Cross St, Chatham, MA 02633 , Phone: (508) 945-9104
  • Dolphin Of Chatham Inn & Motel, 352 Main St, Chatham, MA 02633 , Phone: (508) 945-0070, Fax: (508) 945-5945
  • The Old Harbor Inn, 22 Old HBR Rd, Chatham, MA 02633 , Phone: (508) 945-4434
  • The Cranberry Inn At Chatham, 359 Main St, Chatham, MA 02633 , Phone: (800) 332-4667
  • Chatham Highlander & Highlander II, 946-958 Main St, Chatham, MA 02633 , Phone: (508) 945-9038
All 6 fire-safe hotels and motels in Chatham, Massachusetts

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.3
Massachusetts average:

12.9

Chatham travel time to work - commute Chatham mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (60%)
  • Electricity (20%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (18%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Chatham CDP (based on Barnstable County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic86,37018
Mainline Protestant18,16568
Evangelical Protestant5,28146
Other4,73432
Orthodox8103
None100,528-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 68
Barnstable County:

3.06 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 75
Barnstable County:

3.38 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 57
Barnstable County:

2.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 413
Here:

18.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.76 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.9%
Massachusetts:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Barnstable County:

19.6%
Massachusetts:

22.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.8%
State:

16.5%

4.67% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($63,162 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.67%
Massachusetts average:

5.61%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($666 average AGI)
Barnstable County:

0.07%
Massachusetts average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Plymouth County, MA  0.53% ($47,137 average AGI)
from Middlesex County, MA  0.39% ($89,653)
from Norfolk County, MA  0.33% ($85,930)


4.59% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($50,649 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.59%
Massachusetts average:

5.85%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($552 average AGI)
Barnstable County:

0.06%
Massachusetts average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Plymouth County, MA  0.57% ($45,574 average AGI)
to Middlesex County, MA  0.33% ($52,435)
to Suffolk County, MA  0.32% ($63,306)

Strongest AM radio stations in Chatham:

  • WFPB (1170 AM; daytime; 1 kW; ORLEANS, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBUR (1240 AM; 1 kW; WEST YARMOUTH, MA; Owner: THE EXEC. COMM. OF TRTS. BOSTON U)
  • WAMG (890 AM; 25 kW; DEDHAM, MA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF DEDHAM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRCA (1330 AM; 25 kW; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: WRCA LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Chatham:

  • WFCC-FM (107.5 FM; CHATHAM, MA; Owner: CHARLES RIVER B/CING WFCC LIC. CORP.)
  • WDVT (93.5 FM; HARWICH PORT, MA; Owner: BOCH BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • WKPE-FM (104.7 FM; ORLEANS, MA; Owner: CRB WKPE LIC CORP.)
  • WCOD-FM (106.1 FM; HYANNIS, MA; Owner: BOCH BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • WOCN-FM (103.9 FM; SOUTH YARMOUTH, MA; Owner: SANDAB COMMUNICATIONS LTD. PARTNERSHIP II)
  • WXTK (95.1 FM; WEST YARMOUTH, MA; Owner: BOCH BROADCASTING LTD. PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCCT-FM (90.3 FM; HARWICH, MA; Owner: CAPE COD REGIONAL TECH HIGH SCHOOL)
  • WPXC (102.9 FM; HYANNIS, MA; Owner: QANTUM OF CAPE COD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WQRC (99.9 FM; BARNSTABLE, MA; Owner: SANDAB COMMUNICATION LTD. PNR/SHP II)

TV broadcast stations around Chatham:

  • W08CH (Channel 8; HYANNIS, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WDPX (Channel 58; VINEYARD HAVEN, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • WMPX-LP (Channel 67; DENNIS, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • Chatham, Massachusetts
  • Fatal accident count14
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents25
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:6
  • Fatalities15
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents34
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents2
  • Massachusetts average
  • Fatal accident count98
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents137
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons33
  • Fatalities105
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents225
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents12
See more detailed statistics of Chatham fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Chatham)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • Depot Rd Chatham & Main St S (Lat: 41.689556 Lon: -70.020306), Call Sign: KCD594
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.6200 MHz, 33.7000 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/16/2005, Expiration Date: 11/19/2015
    Registrant: Chatham Fire-Rescue Department, 135 Depot Rd., Chatham, MA 02633, Phone: (508) 945-2324, Fax: (508) 945-5120, Email:
  • 221 Crowell Rd (Lat: 41.688722 Lon: -69.966694), Call Sign: KEF953, Licensee ID: L00013262
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.115 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/09/1996, Expiration Date: 12/03/2001, Cancellation Date: 02/23/2002
    Registrant: Chatham, Town Of, 127 Depot Rd, Chatham, MA 02633, Phone: (508) 945-1217
  • Depot St (Lat: 41.686778 Lon: -69.961972), Call Sign: KCA368
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.520 MHz, 155.565 MHz, 155.640 MHz, 155.700 MHz, 158.850 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/01/2005, Expiration Date: 05/07/2015
    Registrant: Barnstable County Sheriff\'s Office, 6000 Sheriff\'s Place, Bourne, MA 02532, Phone: (508) 563-4243, Fax: (508) 563-4288, Email:
  • STAGE HARBOR, Stage Harbor (Lat: 41.681778 Lon: -69.960583), Type: Mast, Structure height: 12 m, Overall height: 15 m, Call Sign: WPEA556
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.575 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/19/2003, Expiration Date: 01/14/2014
    Registrant: Tcs Communications Corp, Salisbury, MA 01952, Phone: (978) 465-7932, Fax: (978) 462-8980, Email:
  • DPW, Dpw Office, 221 Crowell Road (Lat: 41.688167 Lon: -69.957250), Type: Nntann, Structure height: 9 m, Overall height: 15 m, Call Sign: WPEA557
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.575 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/19/2003, Expiration Date: 01/14/2014
    Registrant: Tcs Communications Corp, Salisbury, MA 01952, Phone: (978) 465-7932, Fax: (978) 462-8980, Email:
  • 365 Main St (Lat: 41.678444 Lon: -69.952806), Call Sign: KZX281
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.390 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/17/2010, Expiration Date: 03/06/2021
    Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • Shore Road (Lat: 41.683333 Lon: -69.950833), Call Sign: WQFI672
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.677 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/25/2006, Expiration Date: 07/25/2016, Certifier: Kevin Mclain
    Registrant: Rdc Communications Inc., 19 Dupont Ave., S.Yarmouth, MA 02664, Phone: (508) 394-2405, Fax: (508) 394-1535, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Chatham)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Chatham)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

17 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$147,77013$406,78554$356,6274$206,96044$400,413
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$816,0503$308,3570$02$631,705
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$02$361,1807$496,3291$114,9205$558,442
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$298,0804$424,6200$04$301,573
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0107.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$174,900
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2007 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0107.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 32
  • Hazardous Condition: 66
  • Service Call: 6
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Chatham

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Businesses in Chatham, MA
NameCountNameCount
Dunkin Donuts1True Value1
FedEx2UPS2
Ford1

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