Chester, Virginia 

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People in Chester, Virginia

The population in Chester is 21,957. There are 1,662 people per square mile aka population density. The median age in Chester is 37.5, the US median age is 37.4. The number of people per household in Chester is 2.6, the US average of people per household is 2.6.

Family in Chester
- 48.3% are married
- 12.4% are divorced
- 27.4% are married with children
- 24.2% have children, but are single
Race in Chester

- 68.3% are white
- 19.4% are black
- 1.7% are asian
- 0.1% are native american
- 0.0% claim Other
- 7.0% claim Hispanic Ethnicity
- 3.5% Two or More Races
- 0.0% Hawaiian, Pacific Islander

ESTIMATED TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE

  PEOPLEChester, VirginiaUnited States
  21,957321,004,407
  54.6%50.8%
  45.4%49.2%
  39.537.8
  19,918308,745,538
  17,890285,036,114
  14,986251,960,433
  22.7%12.6%
  46.5%27.4%
  1,662.390.9
  13.23,531,905.4
  0.1264,836.8
  RACE
  68.3%61.5%
  19.4%12.3%
  1.7%5.3%
  0.1%0.7%
  0.0%0.2%
  0.0%0.2%
  3.5%2.3%
  7.0%17.6%
  MARRIAGE & FAMILY
  52.4%50.2%
      49.0%48.2%
      3.4%2.0%
  47.6%49.8%
      29.9%33.1%
      13.1%10.9%
      4.6%5.8%
  2.702.63
  8,132118,825,921
  5,69878,298,703
      32.1%31.1%
      43.2%42.3%
  2,43440,527,218
      15.7%16.3%
      9.0%10.3%
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    Reviews for Chester    6 Reviews
    Chester VA - What a lovely area - 7/3/2007
    I just recently discovered a little suburb of Richmond, called Chester. Yes, it is small and not much going on in that area - but if you want a peaceful area to live -... Read More

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    Chester's Not a Bad Place To Live - 4/24/2007
    I grew up in Chester and it really isn't a bad place to live if you like living in a very populated area. It has great schools, low crime, easy access to both Richmond... Read More

    Chester - Bedroom Community to Richmond, VA - 4/29/2006
    Chester, because of its location midway between Richmond, VA and Petersburg, VA, was once just a train station. With residential growth in affluent Chesterfield County... Read More


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