Demographics

People

Total Population2,121
Male Share of the Population84.5%
Female Share of the Population15.5%
Senior Citizens7.6%
Employed Population 16+154
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married16%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher1.9%
Median Earnings25+$28,438
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,500

Wealth

Median Family Income$25,000
% Above Poverty Level58%
% Below Poverty Level42%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time29 minutes
% Working from Home1.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.3%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone28.5%
Median Gross Rent$380
Median House Value$66,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)79.5%
English5.4%
Irish2.1%
German1%
Scottish0.3%
French Except Basque0.3%
Italian0.3%
Welsh0.2%
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Chester Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyDodge County
Standard Zip Codes31012
Phone Area Codes478
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude32.39
Approximate Longitude-83.15

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)

StationEASTMAN 1 W
Distance13.7 miles
Jan Temp36 to 58 F
Apr Temp52 to 77 F
Jul Temp71 to 92 F
Oct Temp53 to 79 F
Annual Precip47.2 inches
StationDUBLIN
Distance18.3 miles
Jan Temp35 to 58 F
Apr Temp50 to 78 F
Jul Temp71 to 94 F
Oct Temp52 to 78 F
Annual Precip47.4 inches
StationHAWKINSVILLE
Distance19.9 miles
Jan Temp36 to 59 F
Apr Temp51 to 78 F
Jul Temp71 to 93 F
Oct Temp53 to 79 F
Annual Precip46.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Cadwell489$29,531
Cochran4,869$50,806
Dexter643$35,500
Dudley857$69,896
Montrose280$37,321
Rentz285$31,000
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