CITY LANDING: About Chester

Learn more about the city of Chester by reading about the specific demographics and lifestyle that is unique to this city area. This includes local information such as age ranges, population, income, households, schools, search tips, restaurants, shopping, local flavor and more. Knowing the area of Chester will be essential if you are going to consider renting in Chester. You can also view apartments for rent in Chester, PA by clicking the link and search box below.

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Chester Demographic Information

  • Age Ranges  
    0-9: 15.45%
    10-17: 13.30%
    18-29: 14.81%
    30-39: 15.99%
    40-49: 13.71%
    50-64: 12.23%
    65 & Over: 14.51%
  • Population  
    Land Area: 0.67 sq mi
    Total Population: 3,249
    Population Density Ranking (National): 71st percentile
    Population Density Ranking (State): 67th percentile
    Population Growth Rate: 0
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (National): 35th percentile
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (State): 61st percentile
  • Income  
    Median Income: $30,132
    Average Income Households W/ Children: $37,998
    Median Income Ranking (National): 22nd percentile
    Median Income Ranking (State): 21st percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (National): 20th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (State): 18th percentile
  • Households  
    Married: 40th percentile
    Single: 60th percentile
    Married With Children: 18th percentile
    Married With No Children: 22nd percentile
    Single With Children: 19th percentile
    Single With No Children: 41st percentile
  • Schools  
    School District Name: CHESTER-UPLAND SD
    Student/Teacher Ratio: 22.28 : 1

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