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Chester, NY

Chester is in New York.
4,011
Chester Population11
$
73,582
Median Household Income2
2.9
%
Unemployment Rate14
 

City Score

 

Population

The population of Chester in their 20s and early 30s grew by 21.0% since 2010, which is the city's fastest growing segment.

Age

40.1
Median Age6
1.3
%
Population Growth Since 201011

Proportion of Population by Age Group vs. New York average6

 

Race and Ethnicity

Race

55.9
%
New York Population, White17
61.1
%
United States Population, White17

Population Distribution by Race/Ethnicity6

 

Housing

Rent

$
1215
Monthly Average10
42
%
Renters10

Average Home Value

 

Employment

Income

21.1
%
$100,000+8
13.4
%
<$25,0008

Distribution by Industry2

 

Politics

2020 Presidential Election Results18

Representatives

Governor12 Andrew Cuomo
Democratic
Senator12 Chuck Schumer
Democratic
Senator12 Kirsten Gillibrand
Democratic
House of Representative12 Sean Maloney
Democratic
State Senator12 James Skoufis
Democratic
 

Healthcare

The nearest 5-star hospital, Saint Clare's Hospital/ Denville Campus, is 33.8 miles from the center of Chester, the nearest Veterans Affairs medical center, VA Hudson Valley Health Care System - Franklin Delano Roosevelt Hospital, is 19.2 miles away

Nearest Hospitals

 

Safety

In New York, 14.5% of adults live in a household with at least one gun, which is a significant decrease from 2000 when 19.7% of adults lived in households with guns

Gun Laws

Yes
Universal Background Checks13
Yes
Permit to Purchase Law13

Property Crimes and Violent Crimes per 100,000 Residents

 

Sources