The unemployment rate in Chester is 3.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Chester jobs have decreased by 0.4%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Chester's cost of living is 21.6% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July 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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Penobscot county flipped Republican in 2016, after voting Democratic in 2012, 2008, and 2004, and Republican in 2000. More Voting Stats
Chester's population is 543 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 24.0%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 22.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Chester is $96,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.7%. Check out the homes in the area
Chester public schools spend $12,475 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 10.9 students per teacher in Chester. More Education