Living in Chester, MD

Demographics
Updated: 2020-03-10

Chester SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
6
Safety
N/A
Amenities
6
Education
8
Commute
3

Chester, Maryland Info Snack

Population
4,573
Unemployment
4.4%
Poverty
5.4%
Median Home
$332,400
Median Income
$86,250
Median Rent
$1,740

Rankings for Chester in Maryland

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6

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8

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9

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10

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Map Of Chester, MD

Population over time in Chester

Year Population % Change
2017 4,573 -6.7%
2016 4,904 -0.8%
2015 4,944 -0.2%
2014 4,952 9.6%
2013 4,520 4.8%
2012 4,314 3.9%
2011 4,154 -4.4%
2010 4,346 4.9%
2009 4,142 -

Race / Ethnicity in Chester

White
89.5% (4,092)
African American
4.1% (186)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.9% (39)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.3% (105)
Hispanic
3.3% (151)
Race Chester MD USA
White 89.5% 51.4% 61.1%
African American 4.1% 29.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.9% 6.2% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.3% 2.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.3% 9.8% 17.8%

Household Income For Chester, Maryland

Less than $10,000
2.0% (9,028)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.7% (7,900)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.0% (31,825)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.7% (21,442)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.8% (53,946)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.1% (69,069)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.1% (64,328)
$100,000 to $149,999
26.1% (119,403)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.6% (48,528)
$200,000 or more
7.0% (31,825)
Income Chester MD USA
Less than $10,000 2.0% 4.7% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.7% 2.9% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.0% 6.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.7% 6.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.8% 10.0% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.1% 16.0% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.1% 13.1% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 26.1% 18.9% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.6% 10.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 7.0% 11.7% 7.0%

Gender in Chester

Female
53.2% (2,434)
Male
46.8% (2,139)
Gender Chester MD USA
Female 53.2% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 46.8% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Chester for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (91)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (320)
High School / GED
22.0% (1,006)
Some College
23.0% (1,051)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (548)
Bachelor's Degree
22.0% (1,006)
Master's Degree
7.0% (320)
Professional Degree
3.0% (137)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (91)
Education Chester MD USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 22.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 19.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 22.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 13.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 3.0% 1.0%

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