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As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of Chester is $2,558, which is much lower than the state average of $25,427 and is much lower than the national average of $28,555. Chester median household income is $25,625, which has grown by 17.14% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 16.28% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. On average Chester residents spend 26.4 minutes per day commuting to work, which is about the same as the state average of 27.4 minutes and is about the same as the national average of 25.7 minutes.

Topics:Per Capita IncomeMedian Workers IncomeHousehold IncomeFamily IncomeMedian Income by AgeEmployment StatusCommuting to WorkCareersPoverty Level

Per Capita Income, #618

Chester, GA
2,558 USD
Georgia
25,427 USD
U.S.
28,555 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.

Median Individual Worker Income, see rank

Chester, GA
24,688 USD
Georgia
29,424 USD
U.S.
30,815 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.


Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Chester, GA
25,000 USD
Georgia
33,645 USD
U.S.
36,116 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.


Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Chester, GA
24,375 USD
Georgia
25,105 USD
U.S.
25,692 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.

Household Income

Median Household Income, #498
Chester, GA
25,625 USD
Georgia
49,342 USD
U.S.
53,482 USD
Mean Household Income, see rank
Chester, GA
29,422 USD
Georgia
68,317 USD
U.S.
74,596 USD
Median Household Income Growth Since 2000, #249
Chester, GA
17.14%
Georgia
16.28%
U.S.
27.36%
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more


Household Income Other than Earnings
 Chester, GAGeorgiaU.S.
%+Average Amount%+Average Amount%+Average Amount
Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income3.60%$260, see rank16.09%$15,04921.11%$16,919
Social Security Income33.09%$12,241, see rank26.97%$17,11429.33%$17,636
Public Assistance Income1.44%$150, see rank1.91%$3,3102.82%$3,720
Retirement Income8.63%$23,008, see rank16.32%$24,53317.85%$24,095
+ The percentage of the total households that have the income.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.

Family Income

Median Family Income, see rank
Chester, GA
28,125 USD
Georgia
59,068 USD
U.S.
65,443 USD
Mean Family Income, see rank
Chester, GA
32,886 USD
Georgia
78,856 USD
U.S.
86,963 USD
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.

Median Household Income by Races

 Chester, GAGeorgiaU.S.
White$25,000, see rank$56,472$56,900
Black$30,375, see rank$36,356$35,600

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by races data.

Median Household Income by Age

 Chester, GAGeorgiaU.S.
25 to 44$30,714, see rank$51,851$58,398
45 to 64$13,750, see rank$58,662$65,027
65 or over$14,861, see rank$36,350$37,945

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.

Employment Status

 Chester, GAGeorgiaU.S.
Population 16 Years and Over1,634, see rank7,693,577248,775,628
Male11,492, 91.31%, see rank48.19%48.69%
Male, In Labor Force:267, 4.49%, see rank68.68%69.28%
Male, In Armed Forces20, 0.00%, see rank1.19%0.73%
Male, Civilian267, 4.49%, see rank67.49%68.54%
Male, Civilian, Employed357, 85.07%, see rank89.31%90.49%
Male, Civilian, Unemployed310, 14.93%, see rank10.69%9.51%
Male, Not in Labor Force21,425, 95.51%, see rank31.32%30.72%
Female1142, 8.69%, see rank51.81%51.31%
Female, In Labor Force:257, 40.14%, see rank58.27%58.79%
Female, In Armed Forces20, 0.00%, see rank0.13%0.11%
Female, Civilian257, 40.14%, see rank58.13%58.69%
Female, Civilian, Employed344, 77.19%, see rank89.13%91.18%
Female, Civilian, Unemployed313, 22.81%, see rank10.87%8.82%
Female, Not in Labor Force285, 59.86%, see rank41.73%41.21%
1 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical employment status data.

Commuting to Work

 Chester, GAGeorgiaU.S.
Workers 16 Years and Over101, 100%4,253,203141,337,148
Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone79, 78.22%, see rank79.49%76.41%
Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled9, 8.91%, see rank10.41%9.59%
Public Transportation0, 0.00%, see rank2.10%5.06%
Walked7, 6.93%, see rank1.57%2.78%
Other Means4, 3.96%, see rank1.66%1.79%
Worked at Home2, 1.98%, see rank4.78%4.37%

Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
Chester, GA
26.4 minutes
Georgia
27.4 minutes
U.S.
25.7 minutes
Ranks: 9 min. or less, 10-19 min., 20-29 min., 30-39 min., 40-59 min., 60-89 min., 90min. or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.

Careers


Occupation
 Chester, GAGeorgiaU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over1014,300,074143,435,233
Male157, 56.44%, see rank51.97%52.38%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations24, 7.02%, see rank31.98%33.12%
Service Occupations211, 19.30%, see rank14.45%15.12%
Sales and Office Occupations26, 10.53%, see rank17.93%17.47%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank0.92%1.11%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations21, 1.75%, see rank9.27%9.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations220, 35.09%, see rank18.73%17.94%
Female144, 43.56%, see rank48.03%47.62%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations215, 34.09%, see rank39.87%40.04%
Service Occupations222, 50.00%, see rank19.69%21.52%
Sales and Office Occupations27, 15.91%, see rank32.68%31.93%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank0.23%0.32%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank0.32%0.28%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank6.88%5.65%
1 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.

Industry
 Chester, GAGeorgiaU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over101, 100%4,300,074143,435,233
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining6, 5.94%, see rank1.18%1.96%
Construction2, 1.98%, see rank6.38%6.17%
Manufacturing5, 4.95%, see rank10.63%10.43%
Wholesale Trade0, 0.00%, see rank2.90%2.75%
Retail Trade14, 13.86%, see rank11.95%11.57%
Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities2, 1.98%, see rank5.98%4.93%
Information2, 1.98%, see rank2.49%2.14%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing0, 0.00%, see rank6.33%6.60%
Professional, Scientific, Management,
Administrative, Waste Management Services
3, 2.97%, see rank11.42%10.89%
Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance22, 21.78%, see rank21.10%23.21%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,
Accommodation, Food Services
7, 6.93%, see rank9.25%9.49%
Public Administration26, 25.74%, see rank5.40%4.92%
Other Services, Except Public Administration12, 11.88%, see rank4.99%4.96%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.

Poverty Level

 Chester, GA%GeorgiaU.S.
Population in Poverty10330.12%, see rank18.48%15.59%
Family in Poverty2933.33%, see rank14.22%11.47%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.


 
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