is a city in Murray County
, 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.
Just East of Chatsworth is Fort Mountain
, and the Fort Mountain State Park