Chester Tyler County, Texas

Chester: Town in Tyler County, Texas, United States

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Chester is a town located in the county of Tyler in the U.S. state of Texas. Its population at the 2010 census was 312 and a population density of 76 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 310 inhabitants.

Chester Quick Facts

Population : 310 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas (United States)
County : Tyler County
Postal code : 75936
Phone Area Codes : 936
Area : 4.08 km2
Altitude : 246 feet / 75 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 23:21:49 (18th January 2022)
Density : 76 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -0.65% (2010-2020)
Weather : 37℉ Mostly Clear 7-days weather
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Geography

Chester is located at 30°55'35"N 94°35'48"W (30.9263100, -94.5965900).

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Weather

Chester forecast: Mostly clear, with a low around 37. more

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Chester decreased by 0.65% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 312 - census
2011 313 0.32% estimation process
2012 309 -1.29% estimation process
2013 310 0.32% estimation process
2014 309 -0.32% estimation process
2015 308 -0.32% estimation process
2016 307 -0.33% estimation process
2017 309 0.65% estimation process
2018 309 0% estimation process
2019 311 0.64% estimation process
2020 310 -0.32% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 26,917
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 17,978
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 49.7%
April 1, 2020 Population : 20,325
April 1, 2010 Population : 17,997
People under 5 years old, percentage : 7.0%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 25.0%
People over 65 (%) : 11.8%
Female persons, % : 48.9%
White only, percent : 72.7%
Black or African American alone, percent : 14.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.5%
Asians alone % : 4.9%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.8%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 9.9%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 68.4%
2015-2019 Veterans : 2,757
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 9.7%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 66.4%

Chester zip code is 75936. County name: Tyler, County fips: 48457

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 66.4%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $228,800
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,566
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $481
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,084
2015-2019 Households : 8,891
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.72
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 83.6%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 13.1%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 92.3%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 83.0%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 91.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 33.7%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 8.4%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 12.4%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 69.1%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 66.2%
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 19,083
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 77,423
2012 total retail sales per capita : $4,041
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 23.8
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $70,043
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $30,557
Percentage of people living in poverty : 11.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,266
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 780
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 432
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 332
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 901
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 268
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 923
2010 population per square mile : 1,683.9
2010 land area in square miles : 10.69

People born in Chester (1)

American insurance business magnate and philanthropist Carr Collins, Sr. was born in Chester

Schools in Chester

College & universities near Chester, TX

Code Name City ZIP
222822 Angelina College Lufkin (TX) 75902-1768
434274 Academy of Hair Design-Lufkin Lufkin (TX) 75904

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Chester, TX

Code Name Address Type
NCG Nacogdoches, Texas University Drive & Starr Road BUS
BMT Beaumont 2555 W. Cedar Street RAIL

Post offices near Chester

Post Office Name City ZIP
Chester Post Office Chester (TX) 75936

Other places with the same name (22)

Other cities in Tyler County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Tyler County , TX.

City Name Population Title
Woodville 2,442 Town in Texas, USA
Colmesneil 588 City in Tyler County, Texas, United States