The unemployment rate in Chester is 4.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Chester jobs have increased by 3.6%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Chester's cost of living is 6.8% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
July, August and June are the most pleasant months in Chester, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Hampden county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Chester's population is 1,529 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 19.9%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 35.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Chester is $169,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.7%. Check out the homes in the area
Chester public schools spend $16,949 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.7 students per teacher in Chester. More Education