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People

Total Population 341
Male Share of the Population 47.5%
Female Share of the Population 52.5%
Senior Citizens 22.3%
Employed Population 16+ 103
Age of the Population 38

Families

% of people married 75%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 11%
Median Earnings25+ $40,417
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $60,417

Wealth

Median Family Income $50,750
% Above Poverty Level 72.8%
% Below Poverty Level 27.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 24 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 2%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 7.5%
Median Gross Rent $595
Median House Value $76,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 26.7%
US/American 0%
English 7.9%
Irish 12.3%

Chester Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 65 miles NW of Beaumont, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 92 miles NE of Houston, Texas
County Tyler
Standard Zip Codes 75936
Phone Area Codes 936
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 30.926
Longitude -94.596

Chester Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station LUFKIN ANGELINA CO AP
Distance 23.1 miles
Jan Temp 38 to 59 F
Apr Temp 54 to 78 F
Jul Temp 72 to 94 F
Oct Temp 55 to 80 F
Annual Precip 46.6 inches
Station TOWN BLUFF DAM
Distance 26 miles
Jan Temp 38 to 59 F
Apr Temp 55 to 77 F
Jul Temp 72 to 92 F
Oct Temp 56 to 79 F
Annual Precip 54.7 inches
Station COLDSPRING 5 SSW
Distance 42.7 miles
Jan Temp 38 to 60 F
Apr Temp 54 to 78 F
Jul Temp 71 to 94 F
Oct Temp 55 to 81 F
Annual Precip 51.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Colmesneil 582 $50,625
Corrigan 1,629 $36,190
Diboll 5,377 $45,548
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Chester High Schools

CHESTER H S
FM 1745 YELLOWJACKET DR
936-969-2353
A Title I School.
Serves 108 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 8.2

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