The unemployment rate in Chester is 2.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Chester jobs have increased by 0.5%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Chester's cost of living is 31.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Chester, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Thayer county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Chester's population is 228 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 35.2%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 12.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Chester is $50,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.6%. Check out the homes in the area
Chester public schools spend $15,585 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.3 students per teacher in Chester. More Education