Chester Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

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Chester Population Demographics top

Total Population 21,957
Male Population 9,966
Female Population 11,991
Male Population 45.39 %
Female Population 54.61 %
Median Age 39.5
Citizen US Born 20,099
Citizen not US Born 1,236
Not Citizen 622
Citizen US Born 91.54 %
Citizen not US Born 5.63 %
Not Citizen 2.83 %
Moved from Abroad 0
Moved from Same Country 1,032
Moved from Same State 987
Moved from Different State 707
Same House as Last Year 18,978
Moved from Abroad 0 %
Moved from Same Country 4.75 %
Moved from Same State 4.55 %
Moved from Different State 3.26 %
Same House as Last Year 87.44 %

Occupational Employment in Chester top

White Collar 8,635
Blue Collar 2,246
White Collar 79.36 %
Blue Collar 20.64 %
Self Employees 692
Private Companies 7,505
Governmental Workers 2,255
Not for Profit Companies 429
Self Employees 6.36 %
Private Companies 68.97 %
Governmental Workers 20.72 %
Not for Profit Companies 3.94 %

Number of Households in Chester top

Total Households 8,132
Average People Per Household 3
Family Households 5,698
Non-family Households 2,434
Non-family Households 70.07 %
Family Households 29.93 %
Households with Children 2,750
Households without Children 5,382
Households with Children 2750 %
Households without Children 5382 %

Median and Average Income in Chester top

Average Household Income $76,563.00
Median Household Income $67,425.00
People below Poverty Level 1,663
People above Poverty Level 20,008

Housing in Chester top

Housing Units 8,414
Median Year Built 1985
Built in 1939 or Earlier 228
Built between 1940 and 1949 85
Built between 1950 and 1959 366
Built between 1960 and 1969 1,066
Built between 1970 and 1979 1,610
Built between 1980 and 1989 1,860
Built between 1990 and 1999 1,135
Built between 2000 and 2009 1,805
Built in 2010 or Later 259
Occupied Housing Units 8,132
Owner Occupied 5,707
Renter Occupied 2,425
Owner Occupied 70.18 %
Renter Occupied 29.82 %
With Mortgage 4,114
Without Mortgage 1,593
Median Value with Mortgage $211,300.00
Median Value without Mortgage $195,900.00
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,163.00
With Mortgage 72.09 %
Without Mortgage 27.91 %

Chester Education Statistics top

No High School 368
Some High School 6,036
Some College 5,070
Associate Degree 1,842
Bachelor's Degree 2,549
Graduate Degree 1,744
No High School 2.19 %
Some High School 35.89 %
Some College 25.45 %
Associate Degree 10.95 %
Bachelor's Degree 15.15 %
Graduate Degree 10.37 %

Marital Status in Chester top

Never Married 5,329
Married 9,356
Separated 611
Widowed 825
Divorced 2,341
Never Married 29.85 %
Married 52.41 %
Separated 3.42 %
Widowed 4.62 %
Divorced 13.11 %

Means of Transport to Work in Chester top

Car 10,090
Bus or TrolleyBus 13
Subway or Elevated 0
Railroad 0
Ferryboat 0
Bicycle 0
Motorcycle 0
TaxiCab 0
Walk 90

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Disclaimer


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the 2017 American Community Survey and is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Chester is an area in Chesterfield County,Greater Richmond,Virginia with a population of 21,957. There are 9,966 male residents living in Chester and 11,991 female residents. The total number of households is 8,132 with 3 people per household on average.
The median age of the current population is 40 with 9,356 people being married and 9,106 being single.

The employment numbers show that there are 79.36% white collar employees and 20.64% blue collar employees in Chester.
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