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People

Total Population 991
Male Share of the Population 50.6%
Female Share of the Population 49.4%
Senior Citizens 27.9%
Employed Population 16+ 441
Age of the Population 54

Families

% of people married 46.4%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 18.6%
Median Earnings25+ $24,821
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $36,603

Wealth

Median Family Income $61,075
% Above Poverty Level 84.2%
% Below Poverty Level 15.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 19 minutes
% Working from Home 7.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 17%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 51.9%
Median Gross Rent $746
Median House Value $195,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 9.1%
US/American 0%
English 11.3%
Irish 14.5%

Chester Almanac

Category Value
County Windsor
Standard Zip Codes 05143
P.O. Box Zip Codes 05144
Phone Area Codes 802
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 43.28
Longitude -72.6

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 CAVENDISH
Distance 7.1 miles
Jan Temp 4 to 29 F
Apr Temp 30 to 54 F
Jul Temp 55 to 82 F
Oct Temp 32 to 59 F
Annual Precip 46 inches
Station BELLOWS FALLS
Distance 12.7 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 31 F
Apr Temp 34 to 56 F
Jul Temp 59 to 82 F
Oct Temp 37 to 60 F
Annual Precip 40.2 inches
Station SURRY MOUNTAIN LAKE
Distance 24.1 miles
Jan Temp 7 to 30 F
Apr Temp 32 to 54 F
Jul Temp 56 to 80 F
Oct Temp 33 to 59 F
Annual Precip 40.6 inches

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Chester High Schools

GREEN MOUNTAIN UHSD #35
716 VT RTE 103 SOUTH
802-875-2146
Serves 425 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11.2

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