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As of 2010-2014, the total population of Chester is 341, which is 28.68% more than it was in 2000. The population growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 25.13% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. The Chester population density is 216.53 people per square mile, which is much higher than the state average density of 97.14 people per square mile and is much higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Chester is white, which represent 98.83% of the total population. The average Chester education level is lower than the state average and is lower than the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 341. #1372

Population Growth Since 2000, #374

Chester, TX
28.68%
Texas
25.13%
U.S.
11.61%

Population Density, #1422

Chester, TX
216.53 per square mile
Texas
97.14 per square mile
U.S.
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:337 (98.83%, #242)
Black:2 (0.59%, #969)
Hispanic:17 (4.99%, #1504)
Asian:2 (0.59%, #493)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):0 (0.00%, #822)
One Race, Other:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Two or More Races:0 (0.00%, see rank)
 

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

Population by First Ancestry

242 (70.97%) out of the total population of 341 reported first ancestry.

 Chester, TX% of the Total PopulationTexasU.S.
Arab00.00%, see rank0.41%0.56%
Czech164.69%, see rank0.78%0.47%
Danish00.00%, see rank0.18%0.42%
Dutch00.00%, see rank0.82%1.40%
English277.92%, see rank6.41%8.02%
French5415.84%, see rank2.40%3.34%
German5114.96%, see rank10.11%15.03%
Greek00.00%, see rank0.18%0.41%
Hungarian00.00%, see rank0.15%0.46%
Irish4212.32%, see rank7.15%10.80%
Italian123.52%, see rank1.91%5.52%
Norwegian00.00%, see rank0.51%1.42%
Polish00.00%, see rank1.09%3.01%
Portuguese00.00%, see rank0.12%0.44%
Russian00.00%, see rank0.31%0.92%
Scotch-Irish00.00%, see rank1.03%0.99%
Scottish20.59%, see rank1.41%1.72%
Subsaharan African00.00%, see rank0.98%0.95%
Swedish00.00%, see rank0.57%1.27%
Swiss00.00%, see rank0.12%0.30%
Ukrainian00.00%, see rank0.08%0.31%
American329.38%, see rank5.70%7.12%
Welsh41.17%, see rank0.37%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 162 (47.51%, see rank)
Females: 179 (52.49%, see rank)

Chester, TX
Male: 47.51%
Female: 52.49%
Texas
Male: 49.63%
Female: 50.37%
U.S.
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

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

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Chester, TX
37.70 years old
Texas
33.90 years old
U.S.
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Chester, TX
36.50 years old
Texas
32.90 years old
U.S.
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Chester, TX
39.10 years old
Texas
35.00 years old
U.S.
38.80 years old

 Chester, TX% of the Total PopulationTexasU.S.
Under 5 years3911.44%, see rank7.44%6.36%
5 to 9 years288.21%, see rank7.58%6.51%
10 to 14 years267.62%, see rank7.42%6.59%
15 to 19 years123.52%, see rank7.25%6.85%
20 to 24 years92.64%, see rank7.36%7.13%
25 to 34 years4914.37%, see rank14.44%13.47%
35 to 44 years247.04%, see rank13.63%12.96%
45 to 54 years308.80%, see rank13.23%14.09%
55 to 64 years4814.08%, see rank10.74%12.29%
65 to 74 years5817.01%, see rank6.32%7.64%
75 to 84 144.11%, see rank3.33%4.25%
85 years and over41.17%, see rank1.27%1.85%

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

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Chester, TXTexasU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population227, 100%16,426,730209,056,129
Less Than High School50, 22.03%, see rank18.42%13.67%
High School Graduate66, 29.07%, see rank25.24%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree86, 37.89%, see rank29.26%29.09%
Bachelor Degree16, 7.05%, see rank17.95%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree9, 3.96%, see rank9.14%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#12.44, see rank13.2113.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

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

School Enrollment

 Chester, TX TexasU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten14100.00%0.00%77.20%22.80%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)4295.24%, see rank4.76%, see rank93.58%6.42%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)7100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank93.90%6.10%90.60%9.40%
College5100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank85.12%14.88%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School5100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank72.33%27.67%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Chester, TXTexasU.S.
Total Households133, 100%9,013,582116,211,092
Average Household Size2.56, see rank2.832.63
1 Person Households10, 7.52%, see rank24.94%27.57%
2 or More Person Households123, 92.48%, see rank75.06%72.43%
Family Households (Families)115, 86.47%, see rank69.65%66.22%
Average Family Size2.73, see rank3.513.32
Married-Couple Family89, 66.92%, see rank50.22%48.42%
Nonfamily Households18, 13.53%, see rank30.35%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Chester, TX%TexasU.S.
15 Years and Over Total248see rank20,238,160252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over108100%, see rank9,961,996123,281,364
Never Married1614.81%, see rank34.84%35.77%
Married9083.33%, see rank53.50%52.04%
Widowed21.85%, see rank2.24%2.57%
Divorced00.00%, see rank9.43%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over140100%, see rank10,276,164129,692,771
Never Married1510.71%, see rank28.43%29.48%
Married9668.57%, see rank51.21%49.19%
Widowed42.86%, see rank8.06%9.16%
Divorced2517.86%, see rank12.30%12.16%

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

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Chester, TX%TexasU.S.
Native33698.53%, see rank83.53%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence29686.80%, see rank60.31%58.73%
Born in Different State3610.56%, see rank21.93%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
41.17%, see rank1.29%1.42%
Foreign Born51.47%, see rank16.47%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship51.47%, see rank5.58%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship00.00%, see rank10.89%7.09%
Born In Europe00.00%, see rank0.71%1.53%
Born In Asia20.59%, see rank3.19%3.82%
Born In Africa00.00%, see rank0.61%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.04%0.07%
Born In Latin America30.88%, see rank11.74%6.83%
Born In Northern America00.00%, see rank0.18%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Chester, TX%TexasU.S.
English12090.23%, see rank65.20%79.39%
Spanish139.77%, see rank28.41%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages00.00%, see rank2.71%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages00.00%, see rank2.87%3.36%
Other00.00%, see rank0.81%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.


 
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