We have place information on 13 very cool categories, pick one or scroll down to see an overview.

  Home / United States  /  Tennessee / No Metro Area / Chester County / Cities / Zip Codes

Chester County, Tennessee 0 Reviews | Leave a Comment


-Small-town feel
-Cost of living
-Diverse economy


-Crime rates
-Arts & culture

What Bert Has To Say About Jackson Metro Area

Jackson is a transportation center serving the agriculture industry, with cotton being a significant crop. The city is also a diverse manufacturing center for companies such as toolmaker Porter-Cable and Procter & Gamble. The town has a typical Southern-town feel with historic buildings and a vintage 1950’s bus station often used as a movie set.

Cost of living is low and the job base is expected to improve, as the area has received accolades for the quality of work force and growth potential. There is a popular minor league baseball team and a few other community events, but there isn’t much to do, nor much cultural interest.

The surrounding countryside is flat with sections of slightly rolling farmland and deciduous woods. The climate is continental with a subtropical influence. Summers have frequent thundershowers with regular temperatures above 90 degrees. Winters are changeable with periods of mild weather alternating with cool northerly air.

Although temperatures below zero seldom occur, cold snaps and passing storms can deliver significant snowfall. The spring storm-track location brings occasional severe weather such as destructive tornadoes. First freeze is late October, last is April 1.


  • Location: West-central Tennessee
  • Country: United States
  • State: Tennessee
  • County: Chester County
  • Metro Area: No Metro Area

Quick Facts About Chester

    The unemployment rate in Chester County is 6.00 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Negative. Chester County jobs have Decreased by 1.07 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Chester County's cost of living is 20.20% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Chester County's population is 17,043 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 9.93 percent.
    Average Commute time is 29 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    The median home cost in Chester County is $73,900. Home appreciation the last year has been -1.80 percent.
    Chester County public schools spend $7,635 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 19.7 students per teacher in Chester County.

Best Places to Live in Chester, Tennessee

Chester Housing Market

It's not a good time to buy in Chester. Home Appreciataion is down -1.8% in the last 12 months. Browse Chester Real Estate.
The median home price in Chester is $73,900. Browse Homes in this Range.
Learn More
Mortgage Calculator     Home Equity Calculator


We're looking for comments about Chester. Express your opinion

Side-by-Side Comparison

Compare Chester, Tennessee to any other place in the USA.