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As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of Chester is $20,650, which is lower than the state average of $26,513 and is lower than the national average of $28,555. Chester median household income is $40,625, which has grown by 0.77% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 31.68% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. On average Chester residents spend 20.3 minutes per day commuting to work, which is lower than the state average of 25.3 minutes and is lower than 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, #850

Chester, TX
20,650 USD
Texas
26,513 USD
U.S.
28,555 USD

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

Median Individual Worker Income, see rank

Chester, TX
34,792 USD
Texas
29,817 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, TX
45,625 USD
Texas
34,774 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, TX
31,250 USD
Texas
24,235 USD
U.S.
25,692 USD

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

Household Income

Median Household Income, #920
Chester, TX
40,625 USD
Texas
52,576 USD
U.S.
53,482 USD
Mean Household Income, see rank
Chester, TX
55,455 USD
Texas
73,913 USD
U.S.
74,596 USD
Median Household Income Growth Since 2000, #1304
Chester, TX
0.77%
Texas
31.68%
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, TXTexasU.S.
%+Average Amount%+Average Amount%+Average Amount
Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income16.54%$11,514, see rank17.13%$18,09621.11%$16,919
Social Security Income50.38%$17,733, see rank24.56%$16,78929.33%$17,636
Public Assistance Income2.26%$733, see rank1.78%$3,3432.82%$3,720
Retirement Income23.31%$13,074, see rank14.01%$23,66017.85%$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, TX
50,750 USD
Texas
61,958 USD
U.S.
65,443 USD
Mean Family Income, see rank
Chester, TX
60,322 USD
Texas
83,936 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, TXTexasU.S.
White$41,250, see rank$55,782$56,900
Hispanic$29,583, see rank$40,557$42,396

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

Median Household Income by Age

 Chester, TXTexasU.S.
25 to 44$61,250, see rank$55,494$58,398
45 to 64$51,500, see rank$63,808$65,027
65 or over$28,333, see rank$37,847$37,945

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

Employment Status

 Chester, TXTexasU.S.
Population 16 Years and Over244, see rank19,858,082248,775,628
Male1108, 44.26%, see rank49.18%48.69%
Male, In Labor Force:245, 41.67%, see rank71.97%69.28%
Male, In Armed Forces20, 0.00%, see rank0.84%0.73%
Male, Civilian245, 41.67%, see rank71.13%68.54%
Male, Civilian, Employed343, 95.56%, see rank92.48%90.49%
Male, Civilian, Unemployed32, 4.44%, see rank7.52%9.51%
Male, Not in Labor Force263, 58.33%, see rank28.03%30.72%
Female1136, 55.74%, see rank50.82%51.31%
Female, In Labor Force:265, 47.79%, see rank58.07%58.79%
Female, In Armed Forces20, 0.00%, see rank0.15%0.11%
Female, Civilian265, 47.79%, see rank57.92%58.69%
Female, Civilian, Employed360, 92.31%, see rank92.13%91.18%
Female, Civilian, Unemployed35, 7.69%, see rank7.87%8.82%
Female, Not in Labor Force271, 52.21%, see rank41.93%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, TXTexasU.S.
Workers 16 Years and Over100, 100%11,685,902141,337,148
Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone84, 84.00%, see rank80.03%76.41%
Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled12, 12.00%, see rank10.96%9.59%
Public Transportation0, 0.00%, see rank1.57%5.06%
Walked2, 2.00%, see rank1.62%2.78%
Other Means2, 2.00%, see rank1.78%1.79%
Worked at Home0, 0.00%, see rank4.06%4.37%

Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
Chester, TX
20.3 minutes
Texas
25.3 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, TXTexasU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over10311,809,010143,435,233
Male143, 41.75%, see rank54.40%52.38%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations27, 16.28%, see rank31.45%33.12%
Service Occupations25, 11.63%, see rank13.98%15.12%
Sales and Office Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank17.42%17.47%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank0.82%1.11%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations216, 37.21%, see rank12.08%9.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations211, 25.58%, see rank17.70%17.94%
Female160, 58.25%, see rank45.60%47.62%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations228, 46.67%, see rank38.98%40.04%
Service Occupations27, 11.67%, see rank22.28%21.52%
Sales and Office Occupations225, 41.67%, see rank33.15%31.93%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank0.14%0.32%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank0.32%0.28%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank4.80%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, TXTexasU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over103, 100%11,809,010143,435,233
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining10, 9.71%, see rank3.28%1.96%
Construction8, 7.77%, see rank7.80%6.17%
Manufacturing15, 14.56%, see rank9.28%10.43%
Wholesale Trade0, 0.00%, see rank2.99%2.75%
Retail Trade3, 2.91%, see rank11.56%11.57%
Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities10, 9.71%, see rank5.41%4.93%
Information0, 0.00%, see rank1.80%2.14%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing1, 0.97%, see rank6.60%6.60%
Professional, Scientific, Management,
Administrative, Waste Management Services
3, 2.91%, see rank10.91%10.89%
Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance49, 47.57%, see rank21.76%23.21%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,
Accommodation, Food Services
0, 0.00%, see rank8.79%9.49%
Public Administration4, 3.88%, see rank4.43%4.92%
Other Services, Except Public Administration0, 0.00%, see rank5.39%4.96%

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

Poverty Level

 Chester, TX%TexasU.S.
Population in Poverty9027.19%, see rank17.66%15.59%
Family in Poverty2118.26%, see rank13.74%11.47%

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


 
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