Chester is located close to the center of Georgia. Chester is between the Dodge, Bleckley, Laurens county. Chester has 0.87 square miles of land area and 0.00 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Chester population is 1,719, which has grown 463.61% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 21.03% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Chester median household income is $25,625 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 17.14% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 16.28% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Chester median house value is $44,400 in 2010-2014 and has grown by -0.22% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 33.09% and is much lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Chester is better than the state average in quality. The Chester area code is 478.