Chester County, PA has a population of 516,312 people with a median age of 40.3 and a median household income of $92,407. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Chester County, PA grew from 515,939 to 516,312, a 0.07% increase and its median household income grew from $90,503 to $92,407, a 2.1% increase.
The population of Chester County, PA is 79.9% White, 7.31% Hispanic, and 5.5% Black. 11.8% of the people in Chester County, PA speak a non-English language, and 94.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Chester County, PA are West Chester University of Pennsylvania, with 4,112 graduates, Immaculata University, with 853 graduates, and Universal Technical Institute of Pennsylvania Inc, with 790 graduates.
The median property value in Chester County, PA is $347,700, and the homeownership rate is 74.1%. Most people in Chester County, PA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 26.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Chester County, PA is 2 cars per household.
Chester County, PA is the 7th most populated county in Pennsylvania and borders New Castle County, DE; Cecil County, MD; Berks County, PA; Delaware County, PA; Lancaster County, PA; and Montgomery County, PA& 1 more.