Welcome to Chatom
Welcome to the Town of Chatom’s website. I hope that you are able to get an overview of the services, both public and private, that our town offers. We are proud of our many parks, 18 hole golf course, airport, state of the art library and our 25 bed hospital and nursing home. Our greatest asset by far are the people that make living here so wonderful, the citizens of Chatom.
I hope that you will take time to visit our town and enjoy the many opportunities that are offered.
With God’s continued blessing, our town will grow and we will work diligently to improve the lives of all our citizens and guest.
Harold L Crouch, Mayor
The Town of Chatom, Alabama was founded in 1904 at the intersection of Highway 56 and 17. The Town of Chatom is located in the center of the county, making Chatom the county seat in 1907. In 1949 the town became the largest municipality in Washington County, AL. Today, Chatom has a population of approximately 1,200 and is proud of its many accomplishments. The town of Chatom is the home to a modern Library, Hospital & Nursing Home, Community Center, Lake Ellis, and a beautiful 18-Hole golf course. Chatom, Alabama is an outgoing community and is home to many friendly people.