In 2018, Chester County, TN had a population of 17.2k people with a median age of 37.5 and a median household income of $45,667. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Chester County, TN grew from 17,097 to 17,150, a 0.31% increase and its median household income grew from $43,740 to $45,667, a 4.41% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Chester County, TN are White (Non-Hispanic) (85.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (10.3%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.34%), Other (Hispanic) (0.822%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.501%). 0% of the households in Chester County, TN speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 99.1% of the residents in Chester County, TN are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Chester County, TN are Freed-Hardeman University (442 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2018, the median property value in Chester County, TN was $114,400, and the homeownership rate was 76%. Most people in Chester County, TN drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Chester County, TN was 2 cars per household.