As of the census of 2000, there were 3,531 people, 1,416 households, and 945 families residing in the city. The population density was 749.5 people per square mile (289.5/sq km). There were 1,546 housing units at an average density of 328.1 per square mile (126.7/sq km). The racial makeup of the city was 93.66% White, 1.16% African American, 0.25% Native American, 0.57% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 3.31% from other races, and 1.02% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 6.49% of the population.
Just East of Chatsworth is Fort Mountain, and the Fort Mountain State Park. Chatsworth is a city in Murray County, Georgia, United States. It is part of the Dalton, Georgia Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 3,531 at the 2000 census, but was estimated around 3,890 as of the 2005 census. The city is the county seat of Murray County. According to a popular legend, the town received its name after a road sign with the word "Chatsworth" fell off a passing freight train nearby. Someone put the sign on a post, and the name stuck.