Chester Demographics


  • Total Population21,957
  • Male Population(45.4 %) 9,966
  • Female Population(54.6 %) 11,991
  • Median Age39.50
There are currently 21,957 people living in Chester. Out of the total population number, 9,966 are men and 11,991 are women. The median age for Chester dwellers is 39.50.


  • White Collar8,635
  • Blue Collar2,246
There are currently 8,635 white-collar jobs and 2,246 blue-collar jobs in Chester.


  • Total Households8,132
  • Family Households5,698
  • Non-family Households2,434
  • Households With Children2,750
  • Households Without Children5,382
  • Average People Per Household2.70
There are currently 8,132 households in Chester. Out of this total, 5,698 are family households, 2,434 are non-family households, 2,750 are households with children and 5,382 are households without children. The average number of people per household in Chester is 2.70.

Education(Number of people who have achieved the following levels of education)

  • No High School368
  • Some High School6,036
  • Some College5,070
  • Associate Degree1,842
  • Bachelors Degree2,549
  • Graduate Degree1,744
There are 368 people living in Chester without a high school degree, 6,036 people with some high school degree and 5,070 people with a college degree. 1,842 people have an associate degree, 2,549 hold a bachelor’s degree, while 1,744 boast a graduate degree.

Marital Status(Number of people who have the following marital status)

  • Never Married5,329
  • Married9,356
  • Separated611
  • Widowed825
  • Divorced2,341
5,329 of the people living in Chester have never been married, while 9,356 are married and 611 are separated. A total of 825 people are widowed and 2,341 people are divorced.


  • Average Household Income$76,563
  • Median Household Income$67,425
  • Median Income Under 25$35,307
  • Median Income 25-44$78,892
  • Median Income 45-64$79,081
  • Median Income Over 65$47,418

The average household income for people living in Chester is $76,563, while the median household income is $67,425. The median income in Chester is $35,307 for those under 25, $78,892 for those aged 25 to 44, $79,081 for those aged 45 to 64, and $47,418 for those over the age of 65.


Demographic information is extracted from the Unites States Census Bureau and is deemed reliable, however, COMMERCIALCafé can offer no guarantee of the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods.