Chester, New Jersey 

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NEW JERSEY TOTAL CASES REPORTED

8,825

US TOTAL CASES REPORTED

100,717

updated daily at 9 AM PST
source Kaiser Family Foundation

Population

7,931

+2.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.3%

Median Income

$165,481

Median Home Price

$579,600

Best Places to Live in Chester, New Jersey

National center - Southeast corner of New York State, at mouth of Hudson River. August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Chester, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Arts and culture
-Economic center
-Education
Cons
-Cost of living and housing
-Crowded lifestyle
-Weak future job growth

Local Listings in Chester
 $525,000 
1 Aspen Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2 |
 $825,000 
13 Ammerman Way
Bed 4 | Bath 5 |
 $995,000 
2 and 28 Oakdale Rd
Bed 6 | Bath 6 |

What Bert Has To Say About New York-Newark-Jersey City Metro Area

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QUICK FACTS

City: Chester
Zip Codes: 07930
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Chester is 3.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Chester jobs have decreased by 0.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Chester's cost of living is 60.1% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Chester's Cost of Living

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 | Climate Averages

VOTING
Morris county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Chester's population is 7,931 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 2.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 39.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Chester is $579,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.1%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Chester public schools spend $18,394 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 10.8 students per teacher in Chester. More Education


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Housing Market in Chester

It's a good time to buy in Chester. Home Appreciation is up 4.1% in the last 12 months. Browse Chester Real Estate

The median home price in Chester is $579,600. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Chester   1 Reviews
Quality of Life - 5/29/2009
Open space preservations efforts are great. Use of the Black River Game preserve for constant shooting of both rifles and shotguns negatively impacts local residents... Read More

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ZIP CODES IN CHESTER, NEW JERSEY
07930

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NEW LISTINGS IN CHESTER
$525,000
1 Aspen Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$825,000
13 Ammerman Way
Bed 4 | Bath 5

$995,000
2 and 28 Oakdale Rd
Bed 6 | Bath 6

$72,000
195 W Main St
Bed 1 | Bath 1

$73,000
195 W Main St Apt 14
Bed 1 | Bath 1

$519,000
8 Seward Pl
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$799,000
2 Swayze Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 5

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