Chester, Delaware County, Pennsylvania
Chester: City in Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States
Chester is a city located in the county of Delaware in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,940 and a population density of 253 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 4,072 inhabitants.
The city was created 341 years ago in 1681.
Quick Facts about Chester
|Population :||4,072 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Pennsylvania (United States)|
|County :||Delaware County|
|Postal code :||19013|
|Phone Area Codes :||484-610|
|Area :||15.55 km2|
|Altitude :||69 feet / 21 meters|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1682 (341 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||America/New_York|
|Local time :||04:16:55 (8th June 2023)|
|Density :||262 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||3.24% (2010-2020)|
Chester is located at 39°50'59"N 75°21'25"W (39.8496700, -75.3570700). It has 5 neighbors: Greenwich, Brookhaven, Eddystone, Parkside and Upland.
- Official Website
Official website of Chester
Chester has 5 neighbours.
- Greenwich township in Gloucester County, New Jersey
- Brookhaven borough in Delaware County, Pennsylvania
- Eddystone borough in Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States
- Parkside borough in Pennsylvania, U.S.
- Upland borough in Delaware County, Pennsylvania
The population of Chester increased by 3.24% in 10 years.
Best Things to Do in Chester
1 Harrah's Philadelphia Casino & Racetrack
777 Harrah's Blvd, Chester, PA 19013, United States ➦ Show Map
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2 Commodore Barry Bridge
Commodore Barry Bridge, Chester, PA 19013, United States ➦ Show Map
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3 Deshong Park
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4 Ethel Waters Park
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5 Chester Historical Preservation Committee
420 9th St, Chester, PA 19013, United States ➦ Show Map
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Other Places in Chester
1 CHESTER CITY HALL
CHESTER CITY MUNICIPAL BUILDNG, 1 E 4th St, Chester, PA 19013 ➦ Show Map
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People born in Chester (132)
People born in Chester, including blues, jazz and gospel vocalist and actress Ethel Waters, basketball player Jameer Nelson, composer Alex North, .
- Tyreke Evans (American basketball player) he was born in 19/09/1989
- David Dixon Porter (United States Navy admiral) he was born in 08/06/1813
- Marcus Belgrave (American trumpeter) he was born in 12/06/1936
- Sylvanus Morley (American archaeologist, epigrapher, Mayanist scholar, and WWI spy for the U.S.) he was born in 07/06/1883
- Jimmy Preston (American musician) he was born in 18/08/1913
- Thomas N. Barnes (Chief Master Sergeant of the US Air Force) he was born in 16/11/1930
- Joey Stefano (Americanmovie actor) he was born in 01/01/1968
- Jack Klotz (American American football player (1932-2020)) he was born in 05/12/1932
- John M. Paxton, Jr. (United States Marine Corps general) he was born in 25/06/1951
- Kevin Michael (American musician) he was born in 22/10/1985
- Al Alberts (American popular singer and composer) he was born in 10/08/1922
- John Ernst Worrell Keely (American inventor) he was born in 03/09/1837
- Fran Brill (American actress) she was born in 30/09/1946
- Vince Papale (Player of American football) he was born in 09/02/1946
- Bud Grace (cartoonist) he was born in 01/01/1944
- John Linehan (American basketball player) he was born in 01/05/1978
- Kelly Divine (American movie actress) she was born in 03/07/1984
- Horace Walker (American basketball player) he was born in 17/04/1937
Schools in Chester
College & universities near Chester, PA
|216852||Widener University||Chester (PA)||19013-5792|
Amtrak & bus stations near Chester, PA
|ARD||Ardmore||Station Road and Lancaster Ave.||RAIL|
|PHL||30th Street Station||2955 Market St.||RAIL|
|WIL||Wilmington station||100 South French Street||RAIL|
|PHN||North Philadelphia station||2900 North Broad St.||RAIL|
|PAO||Paoli||13 Lancaster Ave.||RAIL|
Post offices near Chester
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Chester Post Office||Chester (PA)||19013|
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- Chester , Georgia city in Dodge County, Georgia, United States with a population of 1,560 people.
- Chester , Massachusetts town in Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States with a population of 1,365 people.
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- Chester , Iowa city in Howard County, Iowa, United States with a population of 120 people.
Other cities in Delaware County
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Delaware County , PA. (more)
|Upper Darby||82,883||Town in Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States|
|Upland||33,972||City in Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States|
|Radnor||31,902||Unincorporated community in Radnor Township, Pennsylvania, United States|
|Drexel Hill||28,043||Census designated place|
|Upper Providence||24,535||Township in Delaware County, Pennsylvania|
|Marple||23,960||Public school in Newtown Square, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States|
|Baldwin||19,419||Borough in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States|
|Aston||16,754||Township in Delaware County, Pennsylvania|
|Yeadon||11,489||Borough in Delaware County, Pennsylvania|
|Broomall||10,789||Census designated place in Pennsylvania|
|Darby||10,704||Borough in Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States|
|Lansdowne||10,641||Borough in Pennsylvania, United States|
|Woodlyn||9,485||Census designated place|
|Moore||9,470||Township in Northampton County, Pennsylvania, United States of America|
|Collingdale||8,781||Borough of Pennsylvania|
|Brookhaven||8,053||Borough in Delaware County, Pennsylvania|
Distance to Other Cities
Chester distances to largest Pennsylvania cities