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Demographics

People

Total Population314
Male Share of the Population44.9%
Female Share of the Population55.1%
Senior Citizens15.6%
Employed Population 16+92
Age of the Population33

Families

% of people married56.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12.9%
Median Earnings25+$41,167
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$35,625

Wealth

Median Family Income$53,438
% Above Poverty Level65.3%
% Below Poverty Level34.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.1%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone13.4%
Median Gross Rent$521
Median House Value$59,400

Ancestry

Irish19.1%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)18.8%
German9.9%
Canadian6.7%
English6.7%
Czech6.7%
French Except Basque4.8%
Italian1.9%
Dutch1.6%
Scottish1.3%
Polish1%
Welsh1%
Swedish0.3%
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Chester Almanac

CategoryValue
County Tyler County
Standard Zip Codes75936
Phone Area Codes936
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude30.92
Approximate Longitude-94.6

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)

StationLUFKIN ANGELINA CO AP
Distance23.1 miles
Jan Temp38 to 59 F
Apr Temp54 to 78 F
Jul Temp72 to 94 F
Oct Temp55 to 80 F
Annual Precip46.6 inches
StationTOWN BLUFF DAM
Distance26 miles
Jan Temp38 to 59 F
Apr Temp55 to 77 F
Jul Temp72 to 92 F
Oct Temp56 to 79 F
Annual Precip54.7 inches
StationCOLDSPRING 5 SSW
Distance42.7 miles
Jan Temp38 to 60 F
Apr Temp54 to 78 F
Jul Temp71 to 94 F
Oct Temp55 to 81 F
Annual Precip51.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Colmesneil620$47,344
Corrigan1,762$35,446
Diboll5,360$42,944
Seven Oaks152$62,500

Chester Public Schools

Chester El
273 Yellowjacket Dr
ZIP: 75936
(936) 969-2211
Primary
Total Enrollment 88
Chester H S
273 Yellowjacket Dr
ZIP: 75936
(936) 969-2353
Other
Total Enrollment 87
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