Chester borough, New Jersey 

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Population

1,540

+7.5% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.3%

Median Income

$96,042

Median Home Price

$489,200

Best Places to Live in Chester borough, New Jersey

National center - Southeast corner of New York State, at mouth of Hudson River
Pros
-Arts and culture
-Economic center
-Education
Cons
-Cost of living and housing
-Crowded lifestyle
-Weak future job growth

  


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QUICK FACTS

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Country: United States
State: New Jersey
County: Morris County
Metro Area: New York-Newark-Jersey City Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Chester borough
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Chester borough is 3.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Chester borough jobs have decreased by 0.74%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Chester borough's cost of living is 68.00% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Chester borough's Cost of Living

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

POPULATION
Chester borough's population is 1,540 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 7.54%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 30 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Chester borough is $489,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.34%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Chester borough

SCHOOLS
Chester borough 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 borough. More Education


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Housing Market in Chester borough

It's a good time to buy in Chester borough. Home Appreciation is up 2.6% in the last 12 months. Browse Chester borough Real Estate or Find top agents in Chester borough

The median home price in Chester borough is $489,200. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Chester borough   2 Reviews
Great Town!!! - 5/28/2006
Chester is amazing. I grew up here, and I am so grateful for that. Although now, the houses are getting quite expensive, they are gorgeous, and most are historic. The... Read More

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quiet, small town to raise kids - 5/12/2006
small town, lots of open space for kids to play.... schools are just okay, good neighbor and newcomer... Read More


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