Chester, PA - Best Places To Live

Chester Info Snack

Population
34,007
Median Home Price
$67,200
Median Income
$28,607
Unemployment Rate
20.54%

Chester Highlights

Best Places Around Chester

1

Ashland, NJ
Population 8,260

2

Penn Wynne, PA
Population 5,740

3

Wyndmoor, PA
Population 5,681

4

Ardmore, PA
Population 12,867

5

Conshohocken, PA
Population 7,864

6

Paoli, PA
Population 5,616

7

Swarthmore, PA
Population 6,198

8

Haddon Heights, NJ
Population 7,425

9

Audubon, PA
Population 8,483

10

Folsom, PA
Population 8,282

Map Of Chester, PA

Population over time in Chester

YearPopulation% Change
201434,007-0.01%
201334,011-0.34%
201234,127-0.61%
201134,336-0.37%
201034,464-

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Race / Ethnicity in Chester

Black / African American
72.2% (24,561)
White
15.2% (5,161)
Hispanic
10.1% (3,420)
Two or More races
1.8% (627)
Asian
0.6% (190)
American Indian / Alaska Native
0.1% (42)
Some Other Race
0.0% (6)
Native Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
PopulationChesterPennsylvaniaUSA
Black / African American72.2%10.5%12.2%
White15.2%78.5%62.8%
Hispanic10.1%6.1%16.9%
Two Or More Races1.8%1.6%2.1%
Asian0.6%2.9%4.9%
American Indian / Alaska Native0.1%0.1%0.7%
Some Other Race0.0%0.2%0.2%
Native Hawaiian0.0%0.0%0.2%

Gender in Chester

Female
53.4% (18,155)
Male
46.6% (15,852)
PopulationChesterPennsylvaniaUSA
Female53.4%51.2%50.8%
Male46.6%48.8%49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Chester for adults over 25

High School \ GED)
45.5% (9,266)
Some College
23.9% (4,856)
Less Than High School
21.1% (4,290)
Bachelor's Degree
6.3% (1,290)
Master's Degree
2.6% (535)
Professional Degree
0.4% (77)
Doctorate Degree
0.2% (39)
EducationChesterPennsylvaniaUSA
High School \ GED45.5%36.8%28.0%
Some College23.9%24.1%29.1%
Less Than High School21.1%11.0%13.7%
Bachelor's Degree6.3%17.1%18.3%
Master's Degree2.6%7.8%7.8%
Professional Degree0.4%1.9%2.0%
Doctorate Degree0.2%1.3%1.3%

Household income for Chester, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
18.6% (2,244)
$15,000 to $19,999
9.8% (1,180)
$60,000 to $74,999
8.5% (1,026)
$25,000 to $29,999
8.4% (1,014)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.3% (996)
$20,000 to $24,999
7.0% (843)
$50,000 to $59,999
6.6% (800)
$40,000 to $44,999
6.1% (731)
$35,000 to $39,999
5.6% (679)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.5% (661)
$30,000 to $34,999
5.4% (648)
$45,000 to $49,999
3.7% (448)
$100,000 to $124,999
3.1% (374)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.5% (178)
$125,000 to $149,999
1.2% (140)
$200,000 or More
0.9% (106)

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