The unemployment rate in Chester is 5.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Negative. Chester jobs have decreased by 0.1%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Chester's cost of living is 25.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, June and September are the most pleasant months in Chester, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Hancock county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Chester's population is 2,713 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 5.0%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 23.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Chester is $75,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.7%. Check out the homes in the area
Chester public schools spend $16,714 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.2 students per teacher in Chester. More Education