Chatham is a small town located in the Parish of Jackson. It is located in the state of Louisiana. The Caney Lake and the State Park of Jimmie Davis are located here. Chatham is located at an elevated height of about 180 ft. fromthe ground level, and occupies a total area of about 2.9 sq. kms. Most of the local residents are primarily involved with agriculture and related trade and farming activities. Some are also involved with the local education sector.