chester Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 1,113 7.0 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 9,266 58.1 % 32.8 %
Some College 3,625 22.7 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,290 8.1 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 651 4.1 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 12,581 78.9 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,515 9.5 % 9.5 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 34,007 - -
19 years old and under 9,807 28.8 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 12,043 35.4 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 8,045 23.7 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 4,112 12.1 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 28,186 90.5 % 84.8 %
Spanish 2,699 8.7 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 244 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 8,444 64.6 % 33.2 %
Married 2,484 19.0 % 50.6 %
Separated 703 5.4 % 2.6 %
Divorced 1,445 11.1 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 15,129 - -
Occupied Housing Units 12,068 79.8 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 3,061 20.2 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 1,478 9.8 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 9,426 62.3 % 5.8 %
2-Units 1,137 7.5 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 880 5.8 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 586 3.9 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 673 4.4 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 930 6.1 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 15 0.1 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 4 0.0 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 538 3.6 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 385 2.5 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,301 8.6 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,436 9.5 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 5,566 36.8 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 5,067 33.5 % 13.1 %
Electric 3,776 25.0 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 2,484 16.4 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 5,577 36.9 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 98 0.6 % 4.2 %
Wood 27 0.2 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 34 0.2 % 0.4 %
None 72 0.5 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 6,587 19.8 % 75.7 %
African-American 25,162 75.6 % 13.1 %
Native American 67 0.2 % 0.8 %
Asian 190 0.6 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 1,264 3.8 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 28,607 53,657
Median Family Income 34,840 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 15,516 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 60.00 %
  • Temperature 79.13 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.63 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.42
    [CDD] 6.45
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.12 %
6.0 0.02 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com