In 2017, Chester, VA had a population of 22k people with a median age of 39.5 and a median household income of $67,425. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Chester, VA declined from 22,564 to 21,957, a -2.69% decrease and its median household income grew from $65,346 to $67,425, a 3.18% increase.
The population of Chester, VA is 68.3% White Alone, 19.4% Black or African American Alone, and 7.03% Hispanic or Latino. N/A% of the people in Chester, VA speak a non-English language, and 97.2% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Chester, VA are John Tyler Community College (1,755 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Chester, VA is $207,600, and the homeownership rate is 70.2%. Most people in Chester, VA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Chester, VA is 2 cars per household.