chester Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 1,202 7.4 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 9,094 56.2 % 32.2 %
Some College 3,787 23.4 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,521 9.4 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 564 3.5 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 12,821 79.3 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,665 10.3 % 10.3 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 34,056 - -
19 years old and under 10,039 29.5 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 12,210 35.9 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 7,825 23.0 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 3,982 11.7 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 27,785 89.0 % 84.4 %
Spanish 2,994 9.6 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 429 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 8,383 66.6 % 33.6 %
Married 2,233 17.7 % 50.4 %
Separated 466 3.7 % 2.5 %
Divorced 1,503 11.9 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 14,700 - -
Occupied Housing Units 11,610 79.0 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 3,090 21.0 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 1,485 10.1 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 9,083 61.8 % 5.9 %
2-Units 1,051 7.1 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 796 5.4 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 530 3.6 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 630 4.3 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 1,085 7.4 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 35 0.2 % 6.2 %
Boat, RV, or Van 5 0.0 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 635 4.3 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 529 3.6 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,352 9.2 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,312 8.9 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 5,178 35.2 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 4,645 31.6 % 12.8 %
Electric 3,571 24.3 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 2,083 14.2 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 5,606 38.1 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 139 0.9 % 4.1 %
Wood 31 0.2 % 1.6 %
Other Fuel 43 0.3 % 0.4 %
None 137 0.9 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 6,864 20.8 % 75.1 %
African-American 24,268 73.4 % 13.1 %
Native American 104 0.3 % 0.9 %
Asian 200 0.6 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 1,638 5.0 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 27,217 57,617
Median Family Income 32,971 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 14,991 31,128

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